Berkeley Lab presents a free webinar to discuss a new report by Institute for Electric Innovation, Advanced Energy Economy, and National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates, Value-Added Electricity Services: New Roles for Utilities and Third-Party Providers. It's the 9th report in the Future Electric Utility Regulation series.
The report by covers four questions that address:
- New value-added services that grid modernization enables and roles for utilities vs. third-party providers
- Policy and regulatory changes that may be needed with increasing competition for electricity services from third-party providers
- Ways regulators might address utility costs for new value-added services
- Policy and regulatory approaches to balance innovation and consumer protection