PV Inverters Market - Operations & Technology Section
Effective supply chain management is crucial for solar utility projects. David Jacoby’s book, The Guide to Supply Chain Management, proposes nine ways to reduce cost through more effective supply chain management. It also proposes eight ways to increase reliability through more effective supply chain management.
BSI evaluates technological innovations by the benefit that they create for buyers/users. Many suppliers portray product line extensions or new models as new technologies.
However, from our perspective, any new technology must link to a financial benefit, for example lower cost, higher throughput (=revenue), or better asset utilization.
We try to quantify the benefit to the extent possible, and the higher the benefit, the more significant is the technology.