Building with the Sun
The Future of the Energy Business
by Alex Wilson
Does being in the energy business make much
sense anymore? What's the outlook for the
newer "alternative energy" firms in particular?
Since the focus of this issue of New England
Builder is on business, I thought it might be appropriate
to take a look at these two questions.
While I don't pretend to have any great skills
in market forecasting, having watched the
renewable and conventional energy industries
for the past decade, I do have some thoughts on
When I set out to find an answer, I divided
the industry into three general (and perhaps
somewhat arbitrary) categories in an effort