08 Feb '18, 10am

From RenTechs to battery power: how the #energy industry will be transformed in 2018

The energy markets will be radically re-drawn with the rise of RenTechs Customers desire green energy and are committed to the global warming challenge. Large enterprise customers are already building or buying their own solar farms to become 100% green, reduce reliance on energy suppliers and even sell surplus to the grid. Due to the rapidly falling price of renewables, the cost of entry to energy markets is plummeting, falling further in 2018. For example, solar costs are predicted to fall again 59% by 2025 (after 85% improvement from 2009 and 2016). Technology firms, like Amazon and Google, large consumers having already built their own generation facilities to meet their needs are waiting on the sidelines to meet consumers’ energy generation and management needs. Established Utilities invest also a lot in renewables development. Instead of large-scale fossil fuel plant...

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