California Independent System Operator

5 Grid Plans to Cut Fossil Fuel Dependence

Replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy from wind and solar will depend on upgrading the electric power grid, which is currently plagued by planning delays and gridlock. To address such problems, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), which supervises utility company and grid operator planning, is in the midst of proposing … [continued]

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Roadmap For Grid-Connected Energy Storage Technology In California Unveiled

A detailed and comprehensive “roadmap” for the adoption of new grid-connected energy storage technology in the state of California was recently unveiled by the California Independent System Operator, the California Public Utilities Commission, and the California Energy Commission. The new roadmap — which was based on input from over 400 … [continued]