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Richard, DR is neither inferior nor superior as a capacity product, because it isn't one. By assuming lack of demand is equal to surplus of supply, we fail to recognize that with DR the customer loses either way (she either has to pay more money, or pay with a price in convenience).
Bob, I suggest you look at the benefits in Texas from UFR devices responding to disturbances in rapid fashion. I'm guessing there would be more than one system operator who would admit that these helped manage a serious situation and that has value. I do admit that too many "things" are classified as "resources" in capacity markets. However, there is no denying...
Hi Gavin, I liked the flowchart approach but I believe blockchain has more to offer to the energy industry given the transitioning times in the years to come. An year back i too felt blockchain as a less know technology but today based on the use cases you have provided it makes more sense to me on the potential of this technology. Best Regards, Srikanth Arya