Forbes article explores electric utility concerns about distributed generation

Jeff McMahon’s Forbes article, “Utilities Want Regulatory Rescue from 'Death Spiral,'” offers some good insight into the electric utility perspective on rooftop solar and other types of distributed generation. At a forum sponspored by the University of Chicago's Booth Energy Network, Ross Hemphill, the V.P. of regulatory policy and strategy for ComEd/Exelon, said, “You have to come up with a regulatory model that ensures you’re going to be able to preserve the integrity of the system." Read the rest of the article at


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