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SCE Bringing 40 MW Of Energy Storage Systems To LA Basin

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 14, 2016

Advanced Microgrid Solutions (AMS) has been tapped for a 40 MW grid services project to help manage circuit loads and integrate solar energy in electricity-constrained areas of the Los Angeles Basin. Under five new power purchase agreements, AMS will build [Read More]

Federally Funded Project Shows CAISO How To Reliably Integrate Solar Into Grid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 14, 2016

AWS Truepower LLC – a provider of wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services – has delivered on a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SunShot-funded project worth $799,970 to help the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) more reliably incorporate [Read More]

California Winery Raises Its Glass To Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 05, 2016

Family-owned Michael David Winery has completed Phase 1 of solar deployment at its Highway 12 and Bare Ranch facilities, located in Lodi, Calif. Lodi-based Fusion Power Design engineered and installed solar systems at both facilities. The Highway 12 location now [Read More]

Calif. ISO: How A Regional Energy Market Would Impact Renewables

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 13, 2016

By creating a multistate, regional electric market, California could reach its 50% renewable energy goal and save consumers up to $1.5 billion by 2030, according to newly released findings from the California Independent System Operator (CAISO). The studies, conducted on [Read More]

Location Matters: California Regulators Investigate More Granular Solar Benefits

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

How is the state quantifying future spending reductions that result from increasing amounts of solar power?