Columnists: Beia Spiller

Beia is an economist in the Office of Economic Policy and Analysis. She has recently begun to focus on topics related to domestic climate/energy policy and fisheries management policies.

Distributed Energy Resources in NY: Evaluating Costs & Benefits

New York is changing how it evaluates and compensates electric utilities. One goal of this change is increased consumer engagement, which makes customers allies in the development of a more reliable, resilient, and smart electric grid. Many customers have begun taking advantage of new energy technologies and their falling prices by turning to community microgrids,   …Continue Reading