California

Californian ratepayers could save US$ 120 billion by 2051 with expanding DERs
Support for dispersed energy sources (DERs) like rooftop solar, area solar and also battery storage space can save Californian ratepayers US$ 120 billion over the following three decades, according to a brand-new report.
Jul 27, 2021 // Residential, Storage, Grids, California, USA, North America, Vibrant Clean Energy, ders, Christopher Clack
California ISO has 80GW of solar and 148GW of storage in its line, wrecking last year's figures
The California Independent System Operator (CAISO) has nearly 80GW of solar and also 148GW of storage in its affiliation line up, according to a 7 July discussion.
Jul 16, 2021 // Storage, Grids, California, USA, Battery Storage, CAISO, North America, connection queues
Clearway discovers off-takers for 200-MW solar-plus-storage plant in California
San Francisco-based renewables developer Clearway Energy Group has actually fully contracted a large solar-plus-storage project in California with two investment-grade ranked community selection collectors.
Jul 15, 2021 // Plants, Storage, California, USA, solar-plus-storage, North America, clearway
California PUC approves 11.5 GW clean power procurement however much less enthusiastic on rooftop solar
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has actually approved a 11.5 GW purchase of power capability from greenhouse gas-free sources, while additionally approving a resolution that advocates stated will certainly have extreme negative influence on the state's residential solar and also solar-plus-storage development.
Jun 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Rooftop PV, California, USA, CPUC, North America, renewables, regulation, utilities commission, Clifford Rechtschaffen, Bernadette De Chiaro
Will 2021 be The Year Solar Saves California?
California-- the largest U.S. state, residence to 1/8th of the country's population, as well as in charge of 14% of nationwide GDP-- is experiencing among its most challenging dry spells this year. the state had earlier experienced the most significant wildfire period recorded in its contemporary history in 2020 one reason being criticized for the damaging weather conditions this year.
Jun 16, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, California, USA, North America
7th PVEL Scorecard Ranks 26 Module Manufacturers as Top Performers
California-headquartered PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), an independent test laboratory for the downstream solar and also power storage space market, recently published its 2021 PV Module Reliability Scorecard, which names 117 design types of PV modules from 26 suppliers as Top Performers in PVEL's testing.
May 27, 2021 // Manufacturing News, California, USA, Solar Energy, pv modules, North America, pv module reliability scorecard, Jenya Meydbray, PV Evolution Labs, Adam Larner
Extreme warm may create power shortages in California this summertime as solar result falls-- NERC
California could be at risk of power deficiencies this summertime due to above-normal temperatures affecting solar result, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) has actually alerted.
May 18, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, Canada, Texas, North America, miso, Jim Robb
California PV-storage project inks offtake
DCE will purchase all of the energy created from the Deer Creek 50MW solar plus 200MWh battery project
May 11, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, California, USA, North America, Craig Carson, vesper energy, Desert Community Energy, DCE, PV-storage projec
Swell Energy preps solar-plus-storage VPP offer for SCE consumers ahead of wildfire season
Solar-plus-storage is on deal from Swell Energy to Southern California Edison (SCE) customers signing up in its two online power plant (VPP) programs, which are set to improve neighborhood durability.
May 11, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, California, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, solar plus storage, Southern California Edison, North America, VPP, United States, SCE, Swell Energy, Suleman Khan
Mitsubishi Power and also Powin Partner to Enhance California's Grid Reliability with 2 Battery Power Storage Projects
Southern Power has awarded Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. and also Powin, LLC an order for 2 utility-scale battery power storage system (BESS) projects totaling 640 megawatt hrs (MWh). These projects will enhance California's grid reliability with added flexible source capability for integrating periodic renewable resource right into the grid.
May 5, 2021 // Storage, California, USA, North America, Mitsubishi Power, Powin Partner, Geoff Brown, Tom Cornell
United States DOI accepts prepare for Californian 700MW solar-plus-storage project
The US Department of the Interior (DOI) has announced that the development of a 700MW ability solar-plus-storage project on Californian government land has actually been accepted.
May 5, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, Storage, California, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, solar plus storage, Southern California Edison, North America, president biden, department of interior, Laura Daniel-Davis
Texas overtaking California's utility-scale solar capacity
One-third of utility-scale solar set to come online in the US in the next two years will certainly be in Texas, as it narrows the space on leading state California, according to new numbers from the nation's Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Apr 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, Texas, North America, Market research, EIA, deployment statistics, energy information administration
CleanCapital protects US$ 300 million funding to grow dispersed solar portfolio
Small-scale solar professional CleanCapital has actually protected a US$ 300 million financial investment from Manulife Financial investment Management to aid grow its asset portfolio.
Apr 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, California, USA, CleanCapital, BlackRock, New Jersey, North America, solar investment, massachusetts solar, small scale solar, distributed generation, commercial and industrial, javelin capital, Jason Segal
Amazon purchases 9 renewables projects, consisting of company's very first solar-storage center
Amazon has actually announced prepare for nine new utility-scale solar and wind projects in the United States, Canada, Spain, Sweden as well as the UK, placing it on track to powering all its tasks with renewables by 2025.
Apr 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, Canada, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, Amazon, Europe, solar-plus-storage, investment, North America, Abigail Ross Hopper, corporate solar, Ohio, corporate commitments, The Climate Pledge
Sol Systems Flips the Switch at Seven Solar Projects at Walmart Shops Across The Golden State
Sol Systems reveals the conclusion of solar power systems totaling 6.5 megawatts (MW) at 7 Walmart stores across California. The portfolio consists of a blend of solar energy systems set up on the roofs and also parking area carports.
Apr 15, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Capital Dynamics, California, USA, North America, sol systems, solar projects, Andrew Grin, Walmart stores