Originally published on Ililani Media

Most energy stakeholders believe that we are in the beginning stage of an energy revolution that will transform how energy is produced, delivered and consumed.

The initial focus was on the nature of the future utility grid.

Will the grid be modernized to handle two-way flowing electricity?

Should we build a Smart Grid that has control systems and communication nodes embedded throughout the transmission and distribution system?

Will there be a proliferation of micro-grids interconnected by a transmission spine?

Will there be greater emphasis on distributed generation?

The next issue being tackled is what will the future business model look like? How will utility companies transition themselves to survive in the new era?

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