WHAT IF? Scenario Ideas for the Energy Business Cycle Recovery


What If? That is the question that always comes to mind when we consider alternatives. What if things had been … More

What Should Pete Darbee Do to Get PG&E’s Customer Service Groove Back?


I get asked why I spend so much time writing about PG&E.  The answer is my home town utility is … More

Defining Our Energy Sweet Spot


Today the energy buzz largely revolves around the rapid growth of renewable energy sources such as wind and solar, smart … More

A Funny Thing Happening on the Way to a Carbon Market


For several months now the Waxman-Markey bill has been considered dead on arrival in the Senate.  While Senator Kerry and … More