Featured from Intelligent Utility Magazine
I hate the term prosumer for one reason: I don’t want to be one. I don’t want to be forced into managing both the things I have to and all the tangential life things, too. Rather than being a prosumer, I want to be an endsumer (just left out of everything but the end result, thanks). But, I am not the norm, it seems. The blending of professional/productive/proactive with consumer—someone who is
When I started in this business in the early aughts—an old term for the first few years of a century that is, noticeably, a linguistic error but still better than many alternatives—deregulation was everywhere. It was a buzzword, the lead concept. Heck, “smart grid” wasn’t even a gleam in anyone’s eye yet. Wasn’t a single person talking about that. Nope. It was all dereg. Dereg was going to change
FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiaries Mon Power and Potomac Edison have received authorization for a new tree trimming program to help lessen the frequency and duration of power outages associated with storms in their West Virginia service areas.