31 May '18, 12pm

When Cheap Doesn’t Cut It: Why Energy Buyers Should Look at Value, not Just Cost https://t.co/3BQhDczXZk

Develop a common terminology for the value of distributed energy resources and simple methodologies to calculate this value, similar to the “Levelized Avoided Cost of Electricity (LACE)” concept launched by the US Energy Information Association. Make resources available to explain the main value drivers of energy projects by region, type of electricity buyer, and type of project. For example, for commercial customers in California considering behind-the-meter energy solutions, energy tariffs and demand charges are the two main value drivers. For distribution utilities in Texas, transmission charges can create more than half an energy project’s value. Create implementation tools (such as legal frameworks, commercial contract structures, and evaluation models) that can be integrated into procurement processes and broadly adopted. Establish case examples where this approach c...

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