A common myth among energy managers, operations engineers and process managers is that their operations are too small, specific or unique to be able to participate in demand-side response (DSR) programs.
Good news: as demand-side management technologies advance and stakeholders push to open up this new market, more players (including smaller ones) are able to participate. That means you don't have to be a major power producer or heavy industrial user to participate in demand response anymore.
In this post we'll focus on places you can look for demand response flexibility no matter what industry you're working in. Read on to discover where you might unlock your company's assets and open up new revenue streams for your business...
As smart metering programs proliferate worldwide and balancing energy supply and demand becomes more difficult (and costly) than ever, Demand Response (DR) is "having a moment" in the energy world today. Demand Response for ESCOs is real and is happening now. But is your ESCO ready for it?