Renewable Co-operatives: What data should they track?

Co-ops bring renewable energy to communities, districts and consumers seeking alternative energy sources. A Cooperative owns and manages a portfolio of solar, wind and bioenergy through business models such as utility sponsored, special purpose entity (SPE) or non-profit model to operate assets. Some examples are SMUD, and University Park Community Solar. Capacity of America’s cooperatives have increased from 37 MW …

Top 8 Benefits of an Asset Management Platform in Renewables

Renewable energy project management involves many challenges (stakeholder coordination, scattered documents, suboptimal workflow, cluttered inboxes, etc.) that professionals in the field have to face on a daily basis. The exponential development of renewables in recent years has led to a certain reorganization of asset management. It was necessary to find better ways to optimize Return on Investment (ROI) through the strategic …