Media Coverage

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ScottMadden report highlights factors underlying a successful corporate renewable energy programme

Renewable Energy Magazine, November 2018

4 factors to energize a corporate renewable energy program

GreenBiz, November 2018

Introduction to the Special Issue: ‘The Making of Caribbean Not-so-Natural Disasters’
Alternautas, November 2018

The Cleanie Awards

AltEnergyMag.com, October 2018

How Trump can keep up the pace on his two-for-one deregulation plan

The Washington Examiner, October 2018

The ABC’s of PPAs

Commercial Property Executive, October 2018

The ABC’s of PPAs

California Real Estate News Magazine, October 2018

SSON’s 2nd Annual “Autumn” Event on the West Coast Covered Timely Topics

Shared Services & Outsourcing Network, October 2018

Three Keys to Successful Finance Process Management at Cargill

APQC Blog, October 2018

Does Europe Have a Handle on Its Energy Future?

Public Utilities Fortnightly, October 2018

‘Not your grandma’s DER’: Distributed resources modernize, prove value to grid

Utility Dive, September 2018

Do BI Systems Hold the Secret Recipe for a Competitive Edge?

CIO Review, September 2018

Overheard at MISO Market Symposium

RTO Insider, August 2018

An offer utilities can’t refuse: The low cost of utility-scale solar

Utility Dive, August 2018

Exciting MBA Job Opportunities in Energy—From Tidal Power to Digitization

Business Because, August 2018

New York Energy Market Summit Tackles Distributed Energy Resources

RTO Insider, August 2018

Fibre optic networks a strategic opportunity

Smart Energy International, August 2018

How Will the LNG Trade Evolve in 2018 and Beyond?

Transform of GE Power, July 2018/August 2018

Global SSCs: Top 5 Considerations for Automation Success

Direct Commerce, July 2018

Can a ‘DER Authority’ fix the utility information problem to boost clean energy?

Utility Dive, July 2018

Iowa’s only nuclear power plant to close, the latest blow to a fading industry

Washington Examiner, July 2018

SEPA report details Massachusetts path to clean energy

Daily Energy Insider, July 2018

Transforming the Massachusetts Grid to Accommodate DERs

The Stratton Report, July 2018

While You Were Sleeping: The unnoticed loss of carbon-free generation in the United States

VGB PowerTech Journal, July 2018

ScottMadden and SEPA investigate evolving DERs in Massachusetts

Solar Power World Magazine, July 2018

SEPA explores the massive solar, storage opportunity in Massachusetts in new report

Solar Builder Blog, July 2018

As the power sector transforms, can utilities and customers find common ground on ratemaking?

Utility Dive, July 2018

While You Were Sleeping: The Unnoticed Loss of Carbon-Free Generation in the United States

International Journal for Nuclear Power, June/July 2018

Closeup on Corporate PPAs

Commercial Property Executive, June 2018

CPS Energy President Gets 6% Raise, $260K Bonus

Rivard Report, June 2018

ScottMadden review finds incentives have contributed to US solar expansion by reducing costs

Renewable Energy Magazine, June 2018

Implementing a Data Analytics Program for HCM: 4 Tips

Spark Blog, June 2018

CEA Releases 2018 Solar Energy Report; Finds Incentives Contributed Significantly to Solar Power Expansion

altenergymag.com, June 2018

ScottMadden, CEA find states offer big solar discounts (membership required)

SmartGridToday, June 2018

Incentives Drive U.S. Solar Into Higher Gear: Five Key Findings

Solar Industry, June 2018

States Scrutinize Solar Incentives as PV Proliferates

Energy Manager Today, June 2018

Government incentives for rooftop solar often greater than system’s total cost, CEA report finds

Daily Energy Insider, June 2018

New report finds most residential solar customers are incentivized for at least 75% of system cost

Solar Power World Magazine, June 2018

Getting Ahead of the Duck Curve:  The Challenge of Integrating Renewable Energy into the Grid

Mechanical Engineering, June 2018

Parting Thoughts (quotation pulled from ScottMadden’s “While you were Sleeping: The Unnoticed Loss of Carbon-Free Generation in the United States” article)

Electric Light & Power and POWERGRID International, May 2018

ScottMadden Sees Recalibration of Market Through PPAs (membership required)

SmartGridToday, May 2018

NJ Gov. Saves Three Nuclear Plants To Meet ‘Clean Energy’ Goals, Customers Foot The Bill

Climate Change Dispatch, May 2018

New Jersey Governor Signs Law to Save Nuclear Plants

The Washington Examiner, May 2018

How the Nuclear Industry Is Fighting Back

Greentech Media, April 2018

Four Reasons Shared Services Don’t Deliver in Finance

APQC Blog, April 2018

Metric of the Month: Shared Services

CFO Magazine, April 2018

Environmentalists Split on Letting Carbon-Free Nuclear Power Die

The Washington Examiner, April 2018

Life in Columbia

The University of South Carolina MBA Blog, March 2018

Chairman’s Takeaway of SSO Week North America Trends

SSON, March 2018

A Newcomer’s Guide to Oil and Gas: ‘Airbnb’ for Oil and Gas Futures

Rigzone, March 2018

A Complicated Calculus Keeps the Remaining Coal Fleet Alive

Utility Dive, March 2018

Building the Business Case for Financial Shared Services
APQC Blog, March 2018

SAWS board wants an outsider’s view of CEO’s annual raises

San Antonio Express-News, March 2018

Is the Third Pillar of Electricity Delivery Preventing the Building of the First Two?

Utility Dive, February 2018

As grid modernization accelerates, which states are in the lead, and why?

Utility Dive, December 2017

5 Steps to a Digital Enterprise Strategy: Embracing Robotics in the Workforce

SPARK Newsletter, November 2017

Illinois is the Grid Modernization Market to Watch: Report

Microgrid Knowledge, November 2017

New Report Examines Current State of Energy Industry

Energy Manager Today, November 2017

Utilities See ‘Robust’ Spending on Grid Upgrades to Prepare for Distributed Resources

Greentech Media, November 2017

Bright outlook: solar trifecta is key to integrating smart utility-scale solar

Utility Dive, October 2017

Illinois Energy Reform Set to Shape New Solar Business Models for Utilities

Utility Dive, September 2017

Massachusetts utilities take divergent approaches to grid modernization

Utility Dive, September 2017

Looking Beyond the Eclipse: How the Historic Event Tested Customer Engagement on the Electric Grid

Greentech Media, August 2017

The Importance of Rate Case “Fundamentals”

Financial Research Institute, August 2017

New York DER Question: Deployment or Markets First?

RTO Insider, August 2017

The Smart City Opportunity for Utilities

Electric Light & Power, August 2017

The Smart City Opportunity for Utilities

The Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC), July 2017

As Solar Pushes Electricity Prices Negative, 3 Solutions for California’s Power Grid

InsideClimate News, June 2017

Building the ‘Solar Protection Factor’ Into an Increasingly Green-Powered Grid

Greentech Media, June 2017

Seeking Answers Down Under

Public Utilities Fortnightly Magazine, June 2017

Making Sense of Solar: New Methods To Access Penetration And Oversupply Risks

Solar Industry Magazine, June 2017

Utilities ‘align with disrupters’ in energy transition, report finds

S&P Global Market Intelligence, May 2017

New PPA Model Could Help Hawaii Address Solar Curtailment

Solar Industry Magazine, April 2017

ScottMadden’s Chris Vlahoplus Talks About the Outlook for Cleantech

Duke University – The Fuqua School of Business, EDGE Chats, March 2017

CAISO: Renewable Energy Curtailment Could Hit 8,000 MW this Spring

Utility Dive, March 2017

California’s Flood of Green Energy Could Drive a Record 8GW of Curtailment This Spring

GTM, March 2017

10 Trends Sharing Your SSO Success

Shared Services and Outsourcing Network, March 2017

Metric of the Month: Financial Shared Services Centers

CFO Magazine, March 2017

The New ‘Science Fiction’ World of Shared Services

Shared Services and Outsourcing Network, March 2017

Global Industry Leaders Collaborate to Create Energy Ecosystem

Utility Dive, February 2017

Changing Solar PPAs Could Turn Curtailed Power into Dispatchable Resources

PV Magazine, February 2017

Changing Solar PPAs Could Turn Curtailed Power into Dispatchable Resources

Energy Central, February 2017

Regulatory and Legislative Changes Affecting Rate-Case Strategies

Natural Gas & Electricity, Wiley Periodicals, Inc., a Wiley Company, February 2017

What Australia’s DER revolution can teach US utilities about the age of Trump

Utility Dive, January 2017

How California Utility Regulators are Turning Electric Vehicles Into Grid Resources

Utility Dive, November 2016

The California Duck Curve Is Real, and Bigger Than Expected

Greentech Media, November 2016

ScottMadden: California Duck Curve growing faster than expected

Utility Dive, November 2016

What It Will Take for California to Hit 50% Renewables. (Yes, It’s Complicated)

Greentech Media, November 2016

CAISO considers tweaks to flexible capacity rules as duck curve grows

Utility Dive, November 2016

A Cleaner Power Grid is Underway, Unlikely to Stop

Electric Light & Power, December 2016

Calif. ‘Duck Curve’ Growing Faster than Expected: Utility-Scale Solar Having More Impact than Rooftop

RTO Insider, October 18, 2016

Study: Utility-scale solar causing Calif. ‘duck curve’ to get steeper

SNL Extra, October 2016

Texas Solar Two Step: Different Outcomes in State’s Two Distinct Markets

Public Utilities Fortnightly, October 2016

SNL Energy Current, September 2016

Clean Energy Magazine, September 2016

Increased customer demands and desire for growth driving energy service push

SNL Energy Current, September 2016

Duke Energy asks S.C. customers to pay cleanup costs for coal ash

Charlotte Business Journal, August 2016

A Business Case for Advanced Outage Management

Energy Central, August 2016

Light Water Reactor Sustainability Program

Light Water Reactor Sustainability, July 2016

ScottMadden, Inc. Acquires Sussex Economic Advisors

Northeast Gas Association, June 2016

Forbes Media and Statista recognize ScottMadden as a top American consulting firm

sharedserviceslink, April 2016

The Role of Robotics in Financial Shared Services

APQC, April 2016

Roles and Risks in Financial Shared Services Today

APQC, April 2016

ScottMadden reports on SEPA’s 51st State summit in Denver

Smart Grid Today, April 2016

Where the Sun Doesn’t Set on Solar

U.S. News & World Report, February 2016

Postcards from Hawaii: Lessons on Grid Transformation

Public Utilities Fortnightly, February 2016

Solar Shines as Regulatory Battles Abound
Public Utilities Fortnightly, December 2015

Power predictions for 2016
EnergyBiz, December 2015

1,200 MW Compressed Air Energy Storage Project Evaluated for Utah Site
Renewable Energy World, December 2015

Consultants find ‘confidence gap’ in energy sector cybersecurity efforts

SNL Energy, December 2015

Community Solar

Public Utilities Fortnightly Magazine, December 2015

Network Improvements

Nuclear Engineering International Magazine, November 2015

Utilities struggle to map their futures
EnergyBiz, October 2015

Powering Up Their Game
Inside Supply Management Magazine, October 2015

Cybersecurity in the Energy Industry

North American Oil & Gas Pipelines, September 2015

Economics of Gas Versus Renewables Evaluated by ScottMadden
GenerationHub, September 2015

Analysis: Renewable Energy Continues To Make LCOE Inroads Versus Gas-Fired Generation
North American Windpower, September 2015

ScottMadden Announces New Grid Transformation Practice and Practice Leader
Energy Central, September 2015

ScottMadden Releases Fall 2015 Energy Industry Update
Energy Central, September 2015

Consultancy ScottMadden adds grid transformation practice
Smart Grid Today, September 2015

ScottMadden to Host Free Webcast Based on Fall 2015 Energy Industry Update
Energy Central, August 2015

ScottMadden: New York’s REV initiative ‘setting the stage for increased promotion of distributed energy resources’
TransmissionHub, August 2015

Almost cyber week in the Senate? — Dispatches from Aspen — Treasury’s sanctions tracking system was vulnerable to hacks

POLITICO, July 2015

ScottMadden Features Cost-Effective Excellence Survey at Nuclear Generator and Supplier Executive Summit

Energy Central, July 2015

Renewable Energy Will Force Change In Utilities

Natural Gas & Electricity, March 2015

Weakening in supply balance could send natural gas price below $2/MMBtu

SNL Energy, February 2015

ScottMadden Releases Winter 2015 Energy Industry Update
Reuters, February 2015

Consultant: Utilities should avoid ‘victim mentality’ and lead on DG

GenerationHub, December 2014

ScottMadden Partners with The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network

SSON, December 2014

E.ON split points to growing focus on utilities’ delivery businesses
SNL Energy, November 2014

Keys to smart grid success? Integration, public policy
WRAL TechWire, November 2014

Germany’s Energiewende
Public Utilities Fortnightly Magazine, November 2014

GOP senators and NMA pan China carbon deal while Boxer calls it historic
GenerationHub, November 2014

PG&E would face ‘rioting in the streets’ under German-style rate hikes, exec says
SNL Energy, November 2014

RTI International and ScottMadden Assist Bruce Power in Developing the Nuclear Industry’s Leading Emergency Response Program
newswise, October 2014

Consultants find Germany in better shape than US to integrate renewables
SNL Energy, October 2014

ScottMadden and APQC Host Financial Management Webinar
American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), October 2014

RTI International and ScottMadden Assist Bruce Power in Developing the Nuclear Industry’s Leading Emergency Response Program

RTI International, October 2014

New research by the Solar Electric Power Association and ScottMadden Inc.
PAC Green Info., Solar Power, October 2014

ScottMadden to Partner with SEPA for Fact-Finding Mission
Alternative Energy eMagazine, September 2014

SEPA, ScottMadden Partner for Fact Finding in Germany
Energy Manager Today, September 2014

Business Analytics: A New Tool For Financial Shared Services

American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), September 2014

U.S. Utilities Seek to Learn from Germany
PV Solar Report, September 2014

ScottMadden Issues New Energy Industry Update – Summer 2014 Edition
Energy Central, September 2014

ScottMadden Experts Host Complimentary Webcast Based on Summer 2014 Energy Industry Update
Energy Central, August 2014

Report: Polar Vortex May Slow Coal-Fired Retirements

NGI’s Daily Gas Price Index, August 2014

ScottMadden Releases Summer 2014 Energy Industry Update
Transmission & Distribution World Magazine, August 2014

ScottMadden Addresses FERC Order 1000, Rate Matters, Gas-Power Interdependence in Summer Update

TransmissionHub, August 2014

New Report Eyes EPA Climate Rules As ‘Back Door’ To National RPS

Clean Energy Report, August 2014

State of the Energy Industry: A Mid-Year Review
Intelligent Utility, August 2014

ScottMadden to Host Free Webcast Based on Summer 2014 Energy Industry Update
Energy Central, August 2014

ScottMadden Partners with ACORE to Release White Paper Focused on Evolving Utility Business Models
Energy Central, June 2014

In distributed generation debate, some call for rate-basing utility investments
SNL Energy, June 2014

Utilities unsure of future as environmental regs loom
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 2014

Do BI Systems Hold the “Secret Recipe” for a Competitive Edge?

CIO Review Magazine, April 2014

Water Isn’t Everywhere Anymore
Electrical Contractor, March 2014

ScottMadden updates changing face of power industry

GenerationHub, February 2014

Demand May Push Up Gas Prices after 2014

Energy Manager Today, January 2014

The Essentials of Shared Services: ScottMadden Shares the Fundamentals at SS&O Meeting
PR Newswire, January 2014

Inventory Optimization Practices

American Gas Association, December 2013

EPA rules, plant economics drive M&A interest in generation’s ‘used car lot’

SNL Energy, December 2013

Tread Carefully with Global Models for Shared Services

American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), October 2013

EPA carbon rule to remove last impediment to ‘building a lot of new gas plants’
SNL Energy, October 2013

ScottMadden sees power customers gaining more options

GenerationHub, October 2013

ScottMadden Poll: Energy Efficiency Top of Mind
Energy Manager Today, September 2013

Is distributed generation a ‘death foretold’ for utility business model?

SNL Energy, September 2013

Finance in the Cloud: Not Just a Numbers Game
Business Information, Volume 1, Number 3, June 2013

Coal’s Slow Burn
Electric Light & Power magazine, June 2013
Middle-Age Myths for Gas Plants
GenerationHub, April 2013

Improving Regulatory Outcomes: Reengineering the Rate Case
Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Natural Gas & Electricity Monthly Journal, March 2013

Duke Energy Discusses Crystal River 3 Retirement
Power Generation, February 2013

A Special Thanks to Samuel Poston, Former partner at ScottMadden
Shared Services & Outsourcing Network, January 2013

Rising Tide of Natural Gas Presents Infrastructure Issues
Energy Central EnergyBiz Newsletter, January 2013

Kewaunee Seen as only purely Economic Nuclear Victim for Now
GenerationHub, November 2012

Experts Weigh in on Cross-State Ruling
GenerationHub, September 2012

ScottMadden Consultant on Natural Gas Infrastructure
GenerationHub, June 2012

Trends and Predictions for Shared Services
Shared Services and Outsourcing Network, June 2012

Finding a Strategic Location for Shared Services Operations
Area Development Magazine, April 2012

Don’t Let Stagnation Kill Your Shared Services Operation
Nearshore Americas, February 2012

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