Global Energy Insights series reveals DER energy trends

Annabel Wilton, an analyst at Bloomberg NEF talks about the adoption of renewable energy globally, DER and how the shift toward ‘behind the meter’ is going to impact on utilities.

Wilton was speaking to Smart Energy International at DistribuTECH 2019 in New Orleans recently about the session in which she participated. The focus of Wilton’s session was on distributed energy resources (DER) and determining how power systems are going to change.

Driven by the rise in rooftop PV, the impact is going to felt by utilities from the revenue side and on the demand curve. Wilton shared that in South Australia in 2018, at one stage more than 50% of demand was being supplied by rooftop PV.

Watch the full interview above.