Need for real-time monitoring
The writer is criticizing the policy and states that the technique and pace of the reform has not been successful. He is also questioning the consumer's need for real-time monitoring of energy consumption saying that consumers will not save any money since the energy price is low. Marcus Lannerbro, Head of Business Development at Maingate, has responded to the article (text in Swedish).
We have written before about the need for consumer awareness and the need for a smarter consumption, which is not always related to saving money but to reduce our carbon footprint and collectively help to meet the EU 20-20-20 targets.
User Interaction is a necessity and since we are both consumers and producers of energy today we need to increase the pace of digitalizing the grid in order for use to have the necessary tools.
Digitalise or Die!
Read more about our thoughts on the subject. You can download our latest white paper, Digitalise or Die! (PDF-document, 974 kB)