The Swell

Home Battery Owners: Get Ready To Monetize Like Never Before

Anna Gretz
Energy
January 10, 2017
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission just took an important step toward opening up a wholesale market for energy storage. This is big, awesome news. Let’s get into it.

2016 Energy Review

Anna Gretz
Energy
January 3, 2017
2016 was a big year for energy legislation, renewable energy growth, and the solar and wind industries. Here’s a review of what went down in 2016, so you can catch up on everything you missed before we dive into a brave, new 2017.

Welcoming In The Third Industrial Revolution Part 2. The Virtual Grid

Anna Gretz
Energy
December 29, 2016
[This is the second part of a series on the Third Industrial Revolution, the term used for the way our society is changing based on widespread digitalization.]

Welcoming In The Third Industrial Revolution Part 1. A Change In The Energy Market

Anna Gretz
Energy
December 20, 2016
Each time we collectively confront another vital fork in road, we have a choice: we can resist change, essentially slowing progress, or we can embrace it, welcoming in each new revolution, and driving it toward new heights.