NRG leading business model sea change for generators

NRG leading business model sea change for generators

NRG Energy, one of the country’s largest power generators and electricity retailers, purchased one of the country’s biggest residential solar companies last week, making the utility a leader in adapting its business model to the changing energy landscape.

Storing Solar Makes Energy Sense… But Not Wind?

Storing Solar Makes Energy Sense… But Not Wind?

Storing excess energy from wind farms in batteries would use more energy than would be wasted if the excess electricity were not stored. But storing excess power from solar PV makes energy sense, according to a recent study from Stanford University.