The plans, marketed as community solar, have seen warm reception in Nebraska and in Missouri, where one project is “78% oversubscribed.”
Under the concept, utilities would shift from power providers to platforms facilitating transactions among customers.
Getting customers to invest in smart thermostats requires more than just financial rebates, efficiency experts say.
The Pay As You Save program puts energy efficiency projects within reach for renters and lower-income customers.
Smart meters offer a ton of information. Now advocates are trying to make it easier for customers to access and use.