A standard definition does not yet exist for many of the terms or concepts commonly used to describe distributed generation.
In the early 21st century, the concept of inter-connection through technology is completely ingrained in our culture. But, this was not always the case.
Free markets and big-knuckled capitalism may not be perfect, but they are the only solution for responding successfully to the energy and environmental challenges threatening the future welfare of the United States. The key word is “successfully.”