June 2020 EEnergy Informer

The June 2020 issue of EEnergy Informer is now available. Here is the contents list:

  • Reflect Before Starting Your Engines
  • Oil: Uncharted Waters
  • First In 138 Years: UK Without Coal For A Month
  • Ethical Investing Outperforms The Market In Pandemic
  • CAISO Load Drops, Renewable Curtailment Rises
  • Are Platforms Worth The Money?
  • Origin Invests In Octopus
  • AEMO Gearing Up For A Radically Different Future
  • Storage As Eventual Substitute For Gas Peakers
  • Storage Beyond 4 hrs
  • Peer-to-Peer Trading And Blockchain
  • Book Review: Power after Carbon, Peter Fox-Penner
  • EEnergy Informer In The News
  • Book In Print: Behind and Beyond the Meter

You can request a sample issue of EEnergy Informer here.

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Spanish Webinar Available to View

A video recording of Dr. Sioshansi’s webinar for the Club Español de la Energia is now available to view (see below). Although the content is largely similar to the Australian webinar, the audience questions are different.

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Webinar in Spain


Dr. Sioshansi will be giving a webinar for the Club Español de la Energia tomorrow. Details are here. Places are limited, but the content will be similar to that of the Australian webinar which is available to view here.

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Article about Connected Devices on Energy Central

Dr. Sioshansi has a new article about connected devices on the Energy Central website. It is titled, “Connected Devices On The Rise – Digitalization of behind-the-meter assets offers potential”. To read it, click here.

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May 2020 EEnergy Informer

The May 2020 issue of EEnergy Informer is now available. Here is the contents list:

  • Let’s Not Let This Crisis Go To Waste
  • ESG Investing Gets Traction
  • Oil Prices Go Negative As Demand Tanks
  • Electricity Demand Takes A Dive
  • What Comes After Negative Oil Prices?
  • Australia: The New Pathfinder
  • California Regulators Set 40 MMT Emissions Target By 2030
  • Solar 40% Of New US Capacity Additions In 2019
  • Wind Had A Good Year In 2019
  • Coal’s Prospects: Gloomy
  • Connected Devices On The Rise
  • Readers Write
  • EEnergy Informer In The News

You can request a sample issue of EEnergy Informer here.

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Webinar on Variable Generation

Earlier this month Dr. Sioshansi gave an online webinar for the Australian National University (ANU). The subject of the webinar was “Variable Generation, Flexible Demand: The California experience”. A detailed description is available on the ANU website.

The ANU has now kindly made the webinar free to view on their YouTube channel. You can watch it below.

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Book Review on Amazon UK

A review of Dr. Sioshansi’s latest book, Behind and Beyond the Meter, has appeared on Amazon’s UK website. You can read it here, or as a PDF.

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Book Review on CA Current

A review of Dr. Sioshansi’s latest book, Behind and Beyond the Meter, has appeared on the CA Current website. You can read it here, or as a PDF.

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Review of Behind and Beyond the Meter

A review of Dr. Sioshansi’s new book, Behind and Beyond the Meter, has appeared in Energy: Net Zero magazine. They say:

The book examines the latest advances in digitalisation of behind-the-meter (BtM) assets. It describes how smart aggregators with intelligent software are creating value by optimising how energy may be generated, consumed or stored. It also explores new business models that are likely to disrupt the traditional interface between the producers and their customers.

To read the full review, click here (PDF).

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Article on Oil Prices in Energy Spectrum

Dr Sioshansi has an article on oil prices in the latest issue of Energy Spectrum magazine. It is titled, “Oil prices increasingly disconnected from demand”. To read it, click here (PDF).

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