by Julia Pyper
July 21, 2017

It's a question that's dogged the electricity sector for years: how to meet growing demand for energy efficiency and distributed energy resources in a way that meets the needs of customers, utilities and third parties at the same time.

The traditional utility business model is often criticized for stifling innovation -- but regulators and legislators across the country are starting to do something about it. 

Several reports to have been published in recent weeks profiling utility regulation and policymaking in a changing energy...