Blog

Jan 27, 2017
Pat Sonti
Based on the global policy framework trends and outlook, there is increased attention from sponsors, lenders and other stakeholders on the infrastructure sector. This includes emphasis on clean...
Jan 25, 2017
Richard Beadle
In this two part series, we look at how distribution resource planning is flipping from top-down to bottom-up due to the influx of DERs. The transition can be disruptive, but we explore the...
Jan 23, 2017
Richard Beadle
In this two part series, we look at how distribution resource planning is flipping from top-down to bottom-up due to the influx of DERs. The transition can be disruptive, but we explore the...
Jan 18, 2017
John Dirkman, P.E.
Many published surveys have identified large future increases in solar and wind distributed generation, both in North America and globally. For solar, a report from the SolarPower Europe Association...
Jan 10, 2017
One of the perks of being a member of DistribuTECH’s Advisory Committee is selecting innovative topics for discussion and debate at the 2017 Breakfast Roundtables on February 1. I picked “Distributed...
Jan 3, 2017
Pat Sonti
Introduction The global natural resources sector, covering conventional, unconventional, alternative, and renewable resources, is highly integrated and inherently driven by commercial market...
Nov 1, 2016
Dr. Nelly Mikhaiel
Overview Nexant recently completed a Process Evaluation/Research Planning (PERP) report that reviews and compares the technologies and equipment that are employed to unload, store and vaporize LNG,...
Nov 1, 2016
Pat Sonti
Introduction The global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) industry is a highly complex and integrated value chain covering liquefaction, shipping, regasification, storage and supply to end-customers (...
Oct 26, 2016
Pat Sonti
As global energy demand continues to increase from both wholesale and retail consumers, natural gas continues to be the cleanest fossil fuel and feedstock when compared to existing conventional...
Oct 26, 2016
John Dirkman, P.E.
Energy is no longer solely supplied by utilities through large generation systems but also through a combination of large renewable and conventional sources alongside smaller, localized generation...