Four Ways the Solar Boom Has Rattled Utilities

Four Ways The Solar Boom Has Rattled Utilities Sept 24 2013

The U.S. boom in solar installations has disrupted revenue, workflow, and forecasting at large utilities, according to utility consultants, partners and affiliates who gathered this morning in Chicago.

Solar power installations grew by 76 percent in 2012, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association, and the U.S. is expected to add as much as 5 gigawatts to its 10 GW of solar capacity this year. . . .