Utility Execs See Distributed Energy as the Biggest Stress on Grid Reliability, Revenues

By [email protected] The rise of distributed energy resources remains a worry for utility executives — not just in how it erodes their revenues, but in how it affects their distribution grids.

This week, Accenture released a new report that asked more than 100 utility executives in 20 countries for their thoughts on the effects of distributed energy, and what steps they’re taking to address the rapid-fire changes being wrought on the grid edge.

Just under three in five — 59 percent — said they’re expecting “small-scale/prosumer distributed generation to place greater stress on network hosting capacity” than any other part of their

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