World Energy Outlook energy analysts Stéphanie Bouckaert, Timothy Goodson and Brent Wanner talk about how to capitalise on the benefits of demand response (DR) services to help balance electricity loads, and the difficulties in tapping into the potential of DR on a smaller scale, such as residential buildings compared to industry buildings. The article goes on to look at connectivity as a key enabler for the success of DR.

Read the full article, “Commentary: The clean energy transition requires action on electricity demand” on the International Energy Agency website.

(Source: www.iea.org/newsroom/news/2018/january/commentary-the-clean-energy-transition-requires-action-on-electricity-demand.html)