Guidehouse focuses on helping utilities handle the challenges of a changing power system. Our offerings are designed to support the development of new rate structures for changing utility business models, to assist in advanced resource planning, and to help evaluate market opportunities that expand utility businesses.
Guidehouse helps utilities develop new rate structures to better meet their strategic goals in service territories with increasing penetrations of distributed and customer-side resources.
Advanced resource planning
Our advanced resource planning services fully consider the increased complexity that utilities face as technology and customer expectations change. We help clients develop new and innovative analytical approaches and assist utilities in explaining their plans to stakeholders.
Independent monitor of power-purchase agreements
When utilities use RFPs to procure power-purchase agreements, Guidehouse provides support as an independent monitory of the process, ensuring fairness and compliance with state utility commission standards.
Market opportunity analysis
We provide due diligence and independent evaluation of market opportunities, including those centered around developing new technologies, such as distributed energy resources, or bulk power projects in North America.