California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)

Groundbreaking California Rule Transforms How Renewables Connect to the Grid

A new decision from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) marks a significant milestone by dramatically simplifying the interconnection process for distributed energy resources (DERs), like solar and batteries, and providing valuable transparency for project developers. This is one of the most significant changes to the interconnection process in decades and offers … [continued]

The Attack On Rooftop Solar Power In California Is Beyond Stupid

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has just proposed significant changes to rooftop solar policies in California that are likely to stifle rooftop solar energy growth and hurt California’s plans to decarbonize quickly. Frankly, it’s a stunning step backwards. — Ben Inskeep (@Ben_Inskeep) December 14, 2021 We will … [continued]

California Approves New Support For EV Charging Infrastructure

Article courtesy of NRDC. By Miles Muller & Max Baumhefner  The California Public Utilities Commission broke new ground this week, approving new rules that will ensure utilities provide “utility-side make-ready” infrastructure (illustrated below) to support electric vehicle (EV) charging at no cost to the typical customer. This will reduce the costs of installing … [continued]