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Driven by a variety of business and financial incentives, there’s a tremendous influx of distributed energy to the grid. Some utility operators feel that the standards and technology required to manage and capitalize on these new energy sources haven’t kept pace. This short video from APW 2015 describes technology available today that enables utilities to successfully integrate these resources and make them a valuable contributor to their energy portfolio.
Learn more about DER integration by downloading the white paper The smart approach: Integrating distributed energy resources.