Here’s a recent article from business week proclaiming that the days of the centralized regulated power grid are numbered. We all know that monopolies are prohibited in the United States, except for areas such as utilities. Now, as more people combat pollution and rising fuel prices with home-grown solar and geothermal power generation, there is a small yet growing challenge for the monolithic utilities.
Sound far fetched to you? Read the article to see why some industry experts think it is coming sooner than you think!