25 Mar '15, 9am

70% renewables by 2050? It's doable with 'Internet of Energy'

Within a generation, it is likely that most of the world’s electricity will be from renewable sources, according to some 1,600 professionals in the power industry. Getting to that future is not a grid issue, not a hardware issue, but rather a massive opportunity for software using communication technology to manage the flow of energy from storage and distributed generation facilities to meet demand on the grid. Those were findings of a three-month survey conducted by global energy consultancy DNV-GL of project developers, utility system operators, policy makers, regulators, consultants, equipment manufacturers, bankers and and entrepreneurs from 71 countries. “Eight out of 10 respondents believe that the electricity system can be 70 percent renewable by 2050. Almost half of them believe this can be achieved in the next 15 years,” said report author Felicity Jones, a senior...

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