With the introduction of smart meters more data is available. Existing and new players increasingly want to access this data to develop new services. Data exchange through a data hub is therefore a crucial market facilitating role. Up until recently market facilitation was mainly done by TSOs and Power Exchanges. However, with the rise of distributed generation, some of the market activities have shifted to the distribution level. Even consumers produce electricity nowadays. They have become prosumers. But then the question arises as to who should facilitate that market?
FSR Topic of the Month Energy efficiency: a market-based approach for distributed energy resources by Tiago de Barros Correia Procuring Energy Efficiency: Regulatory Implications for […] read more