Will utilities adapt or fall to solar?

'Utilities must change their business model to embrace solar' is the rallying cry of solar evangelists. But two of the biggest in Origin and AGL were actually some of the biggest solar retailers in the country not that long ago. What happened?

On Friday I wrote about how a range of clever people and companies in Silicon Valley are looking to replicate a process of creative destruction in the electricity sector which they’ve already replicated in a range of other industries. 

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