Why ESCOs are not so successful in Europe?

14 October 2019 eric morel 0

The title of this article is already ambiguous considering that ESCOs have only one growth or business model. This is not the case. In their diversity of actions, these companies have been successful in the US where their market could be today about 8 billion […]


Actors to follow: Shell

7 October 2019 eric morel 0

Shell is one of the majors of oil directly impacted by the decarbonization of energy. As at Total and BP, its direct competitors, Shell’s strategy anticipate a very strong evolution of its energy mix. Yesterday mainly focused on oil, it will rest tomorrow on 4 […]


Flexibility (already) in full revolution

30 September 2019 eric morel 0

Flexibility aggregators appeared some ten years ago to propose the participation of the consumer loads in the systems services and then to sell erasure blocks on the energy markets. Despite some promising developments some of them a few years ago, none has really experienced the […]


Individual self-consumption: a regulatory affair?

23 September 2019 eric morel 0

How not to speak of individual self-consumption as the subject fills the columns of newspapers and as this mechanism seems obvious in the context of energy transitions? what could be simpler than consuming the electron that we produced, on our roof for example, with our […]


Are big companies still able to innovate?

16 September 2019 eric morel 0

In order to optimize and standardize their operational performance, large companies have become enthusiasts of processes and procedures; they have codified their mode of operation, going as far as framing the management of innovation, supposed to remain a land of freedom for ideas and actions. […]


Are concentrated markets really innovative?

2 September 2019 eric morel 0

The question seems incongruous. Why should we ask it? It seems to me more and more necessary to accelerate the energy and / or ecological transition: for that, innovation and changes are necessary. It is therefore essential to understand the necessary favorable conditions, in order, […]


2019: Summer of all extremes

26 August 2019 eric morel 0

The summer break is always conducive to taking a step back, necessary to better understand trends, better observe behaviors and positions. This summer was particularly rich in lessons. On the one hand, climate has increased the evidence of its disruption: drought and heat wave with […]

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