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ScottMadden Announces New Rates, Regulation, & Planning Practice and Practice Leader

August 15, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, is pleased to announce the addition of the new Rates, Regulation, & Planning practice and the promotion of Bob Hevert to Rates, Regulation, & Planning practice leader.


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ScottMadden to Examine “the Nuclear Option” at the American Nuclear Society Utility Working Conference

August 4, 2017

ScottMadden’s Nuclear Plant Recovery Series: Functional Area Gap Reviews

August 1, 2017

The RTCC Highlights ScottMadden’s View of the Smart City Opportunity for Utilities

July 27, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, was recently featured in the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC) newsletter to highlight a new report focused on the concept of “smart cities.” This white paper provides a brief introduction to smart cities, details a framework to help visualize potential components, and identifies a simple, step-wise path for utilities to successfully support their community’s efforts to pursue “smart city” initiatives.


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ScottMadden to Explore the New York Clean Energy Market: Implementing the New York REV and Clean Energy Standard

July 25, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, will soon join industry leaders as a sponsor and presenter at the 3rd Annual New York Energy REVolution Summit being held August 1–3 in New York, NY. This event provides a unique platform for utility, distributed energy resource (DER) providers, renewable energy and storage companies, and various stakeholders to discuss how to develop processes that are workable and projects that are viable.


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ScottMadden and SEPA Highlight the Illinois Electricity Market and Degrees of Transformation

July 13, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, recently joined forces with the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) to participate in a discussion about state frameworks for grid modernization at the Annual Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC). During the event, Cristin Lyons, partner and grid transformation practice leader at ScottMadden, and Vazken Kassakhian, analyst at SEPA, reviewed their joint report focused on the ways Illinois is transforming its grid to accommodate a variety of resources.


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ScottMadden to Examine the Transforming Electric Sector at the SEPA Grid Evolution Summit

July 12, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, will soon join industry leaders as a sponsor and presenter at the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) Grid Evolution Summit being held July 25–27 in Washington, DC. This event provides a unique platform for industry stakeholders to discuss electric evolution – how the electric sector will develop, modernize the grid, and better integrate distributed energy resources (DERs).


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ScottMadden Addresses Top Three Talent Struggles in New Series: Workforce Planning, Attracting Talent, and Succession Planning

July 12, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., a general management consulting firm, has released a new three-part series focused on managing talent struggles. This series dives into workforce planning and anticipating worker retirements (where companies often fall short), attracting the right talent and related best practices, and succession planning (i.e., managing the generational gap). The articles provide the guiding principles needed to position organizations for success in overall talent management.


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ScottMadden Shares Guiding Principles to Create the Next Generation Financial Shared Services Organization

June 28, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., a general management consulting firm, recently sponsored and presented at SSON’s Shared Services for Finance & Accounting event in Dallas, TX. This event offered a unique platform for attendees to gain the proper knowledge to evaluate the impact of intelligent automation, grow their shared services operations from a North American focus to a global one, and transform their service delivery into the indispensable backbone of the business.


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ScottMadden Energy Industry Update Examines Blockchain Technology: What’s the Potential?

June 21, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, recently released its Spring Energy Industry Update. Themed “It’s the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine),” this report will give you bottom-line insights, distill recent events, and help you as you prepare to anticipate and respond to emerging trends including “blockchains.” Indeed, it may be the end of the world as we know it, but by the same token, it is a time of unparalleled opportunity and possibilities, and so there is much to accomplish and feel fine about.


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ScottMadden to Review Frameworks for Grid Transformation in Illinois and Other States

June 20, 2017

ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, will soon participate in a discussion about state frameworks for grid modernization at the Annual Mid-America Regulatory Conference (MARC) in Chicago, IL. This conference brings together Commissioners and staff from member state agencies, as well as representatives of regulated industries and the public at large, to share ideas and discuss regulatory and policy issues affecting their states, region, and the nation.


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ScottMadden and SEPA Explore Australia’s Distributed Solar Explosion

June 14, 2017

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