Business Opportunity Prospectus for Utilities in Solar Water Heating

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Faced with deregulation and increasingly aggressive competition, utilities are looking for new products and services to increase revenues, improve customer loyalty and retention, and establish barriers to market erosion. With open access now a reality, and retail wheeling just around the corner, business expansion via new products and services is now the central goal for most utilities in the United States. It may seem surprising that solar thermal energy as applied to heating domestic hot water - an idea that has been around for a long time - offers what utilities and their residential customers want most in a new ... continued below

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Group, Energy Alliance June 30, 1999.

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Faced with deregulation and increasingly aggressive competition, utilities are looking for new products and services to increase revenues, improve customer loyalty and retention, and establish barriers to market erosion. With open access now a reality, and retail wheeling just around the corner, business expansion via new products and services is now the central goal for most utilities in the United States. It may seem surprising that solar thermal energy as applied to heating domestic hot water - an idea that has been around for a long time - offers what utilities and their residential customers want most in a new product/service. This document not only explains how and why, it shows how to get into the business and succeed on a commercial scale.

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OSTI as DE00009551

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  • Other Information: Supercedes report DE00009551; PBD: 30 Jun 1999

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  • Report No.: NREL/EL-550-25976
  • Grant Number: AC36-99GO10337
  • DOI: 10.2172/9551 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 9551
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc794899

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Group, Energy Alliance. Business Opportunity Prospectus for Utilities in Solar Water Heating, report, June 30, 1999; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc794899/: accessed October 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.