— Leonardo ENERGY (@LeonardoENERGY) March 4, 2015
Or rather, a market that does not consider the energy carrier as an autonomous black box, but as a complex, integrated, digitally controlled system of input and output that serves to deliver energy services.
In the electricity grid 2.0, participants can both generate and consume electricity (prosumers) and monetize the flexibility in their energy demand. To make this possible in a direct and uncomplicated way,
- an advanced standardized consumer interface should be developed;
- regulation, tarification and taxation should be thought out according to business models that are advantageous to all parties.