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Capturing Value in Managing Energy Flexibility

SMOOTHING RENEWABLES VOLATILTY

Conventional wisdom is that as the share of renewables increases, so does grid instability.

Flexibility is the grid’s ability to manage variability and volatility to balance supply and demand.

While traditional ways of managing grid volatility have focused on fossil fuel back-up, a new landscape presents novel approaches to managing and delivering flexibility across the value chain.

This report focuses on approaches emerging to leverage inherent flexibility, and to provide flexibility services to the grid.

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CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS

The market is moving quickly. We are seeing countless innovations, and there is a huge variety of different models and players across the value chain.

There are a few critical success factors for all players. In addition, there are specific recommendations for power generators, network operators and energy retailers.



  • Track the big pictureTRACK THE
    BIG PICTURE
  • Focus on select value poolFOCUS ON
    SELECT
    VALUE POOL
  • Clarify what is a big bet and what is a pilotCLARIFY WHAT IS A
    BIG BET AND WHAT
    IS A PILOT
  • STAY CLOSE TO
    CONSUMER TRENDS
    AND ATTITUDES
  • Collaborate via partnerships and alliancesCOLLABORATE VIA
    PARTNERSHIPS AND
    ALLIANCES

Track the big pictureTRACK THE BIG
PICTURE

Focus on select value poolFOCUS ON SELECT
VALUE POOL

Clarify what is a big bet and what is a pilotCLARIFY WHAT IS A
BIG BET AND WHAT
IS A PILOT

Stay close to consumer trends and attitudesSTAY CLOSE TO
CONSUMER TRENDS
AND ATTITUDES

Collaborate via partnerships and alliancesCOLLABORATE VIA
PARTNERSHIPS AND
ALLIANCES

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