Reading List

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Solar Power Finance Without The Jargon - This is a book for the solar workers of the future, a business book for those without a business or economics background and those simply curious about major shifts happening in the world energy economy. Key financial, economic and technical concepts are interspersed with the history of the first decade of cheap solar power, and the author's experience of being part of a successful startup in the clean energy sector.
The Creator's Handbook - A concise guide to developing shareable vision, building high-functioning teams, and executing on strategy in order to bring about the social change you want to see in the world.
Alternative Assets and Cryptocurrencies - a deeply technical look, from a financial risk/fund manager's perspective, at how cryptocurrencies can play a role alongside more traditional investment assets.
Scheduling and Operation of Virtual Power Plants: Technical Challenges and Electricity Markets - provides a multidisciplinary perspective on recent advances in VPPs, ranging from required infrastructures and planning to operation and control. The work details the required components in a virtual power plant, including smartness of power system, instrument and information and communication technologies (ICTs), measurement units, and distributed energy sources. Contributors assess the proposed benefits of virtual power plant in solving problems of distributed energy sources in integrating the small, distributed and intermittent output of these units. In addition, they investigate the likely technical challenges regarding control and interaction with other entities.