Power to the People: The Shift Toward Consumer-Driven Energy

Morgan Stanley| Oct 7, 2019 Solar, smart meters and smarter grids are motivating global consumers to pursue their own power generation, presenting challenges—and opportunities—for utilities. Advances in smart home technology and battery storage, alongside growing...

China’s Supercities Boom and the Next Era of Urban Growth

Morgan Stanley| Dec 4th, 2019 Why China’s next phase of growth could come from smart supercities powered by 5G connectivity, smart grids, renewable energy and modern transportation. The first wave of urbanization in China played no small role in the country’s...

China’s Pledge to Be Carbon Neutral by 2060, Explained

Li You Sep 24, 2020 | 6-min read Sixth Tone Chinese President Xi Jinping has vowed to adopt stricter policies that would allow China to reach its carbon emissions peak before 2030 and become carbon neutral by 2060 — a move he described as a “green recovery” of the...

Beyond batteries: How new technologies are fueling energy storage

September 17, 2020, enterprise.nxt Batteries lead the way for the rise of energy storage, but other innovations are helping energy storage technologies reach their full potential. Here are three that are creating a promising future. The growing climate crisis has put...