DISTRIBUTED GENERATION: A STEP FORWARD IN UNITED STATES ENERGY POLICY
- Growing pains. Webb, Chris // Utility Week;6/20/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p13
The article focuses on the issues on distributed generation of electricity in Great Britain. It is two years since the government's Energy Review highlighted the challenges posed by climate change and the need to ensure security of energy supplies. It is widely accepted that distributed...
- Distributed Energy: A Choice Solution. Bartmess, Russ // American Gas;Mar2003, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p15
Discusses the benefits of distributed energy or distributed generation. On-site power generation increasing the reliability and quality of power; Cost effectiveness; Practice of recovering excess heat for process use or absorption cooling. INSET: What's New in DE Equipment?.
- Wollensky says Conservationists please note. // Modern Power Systems;Jul2002, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p47
Focuses on power grids in distributed generation of electric power. Need to launch a campaign for the conservation of grids before their physical contribution to the environment is lost; Prevention of electrocution from grids.
- Distributed Power and Incentives in Post-Fukushima Japan. DeWit, Andrew // Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;12/03/2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 49, p2
This paper documents the fact that distributed power is a rapidly expanding and quickly evolving market with important implications for Japanese and global energy futures. It also shows that Japan has an excellent opportunity to grow a robust and sustainable business area that includes primary,...
- The "grand transformation" to distributed power. Owens, Brandon // Modern Power Systems;Apr2014, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p28
An excerpt from the white paper, an authoritative report related to the decentralization of distributed power, of General Electric Co. is presented.
- DEFINING DG. // Power Engineering;Feb2003, Vol. 107 Issue 2, p70
Addresses the problem of defining distributed generation. Factors contributing to the problem; Resource Dynamics Corporation's definition of distributed generation.
- Distributed Generation: DGenie is out of the Bottle. Blankinship, Steve // Power Engineering;Mar2003, Vol. 107 Issue 3, p26
Focuses on the emergence of distributed generation (DG) in the North American electric power market. Definition of DG; Natural gas as a preferred power source for DG; Discussion on the economic advantages offered by DG.
- Scaling Back. Tuhus, Melinda // E THIS WEEK;5/4/2014, p6
The article addresses the issue of lack of electric power during and after Hurricane Sandy hit in the 21 states of the U.S. It states that residents of the affected states struggled to access funding to start rebuilding and to access reliable power. It notes that Connecticut, whose coastline was...
- CONVENTIONAL NUCLEAR POWER. // Electronic Design;6/30/2005, Vol. 53 Issue 14, p90
Statistics on conventional nuclear power generation contain some interesting comparative data. For instance, France is the most enthusiastic proponent of nuclear power generation, but the U.S. almost doubles Franceâ€™s output. Germany seems to be abandoning nuclear power, but that...