Archive: Commentary

The POWER Interview: CleanSpark’s Bryan Huber Talks Microgrids, C&I Installations

Commercial and industrial (C&I) sites increasingly are looking for ways to increase the reliability and resiliency of their power supply, along with controlling their energy costs. These C&I projects include distribution centers, data centers, office parks, hospitals, college campuses, and also military bases. CleanSpark, a San Diego, California–based technology company which specializes in the optimized […]

The POWER Podcast

The POWER Podcast Archive: Industrial Gas Turbine Demand Grows Interview with Reed Lengel, product line manager for SCC-800 solutions with Siemens Energy. https://www.powermag.com/industrial-gas-turbine-demand-grows-podcast/ Control Your Own Destiny with Combined Heat and Power Systems Interview with Bill Castor, director of business development for Siemens Energy. https://www.powermag.com/control-your-own-destiny-with-combined-heat-and-power-systems-podcast/ Working with Peers Is Critical to Power System Reliability Interview with William Doering, […]

How Qualified Opportunity Zones Can Spark Green Energy

While the new Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZ) program initially has drawn widespread interest regarding real estate development, it also appears likely to generate promising opportunities for green energy

Energy Resilience Demands Action—Just Not This One

In an apparent attempt to show supporters he is making good on his pledge to revive the dying coal industry, President Trump has been trying to find a way to funnel tens of billions of dollars to a small

Should a Power Company Be Held Responsible for Wildfires?

If you’ve been following the news, you know that Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because it is facing tens of billions of dollars in liability for

Energy-Efficiency Programs Benefit Us All

Utility-sponsored energy-efficiency programs have always seemed like a contradiction to me. Obviously, power companies make money by selling electricity, so encouraging customers to install energy-efficient