Not Always Plug and Play—Challenges Utilities Face Managing DERs on Their Grids

Credit to Author: Jose Carranza| Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 13:53:14 +0000

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The proliferation of renewable energy is necessary for communities and countries to meet their goals of reducing carbon emissions, but it also presents new challenges for those managing power distribution. Much of the world’s renewable energy is now generated and stored by distributed energy resources (DERs), such as residential solar panels, batteries, and electric vehicles […]

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Partnership’s New Charge—Pair EVs with Utilities, Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 14:00:00 +0000

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Integrating electric vehicles (EVs) with the power grid has become a focus for utilities, particularly in areas with large concentrations of EVs. It also is another way for utilities to expand their business models, as they partner with companies involved with charging stations and residential energy storage applications. EnergyHub, a distributed energy resources (DERs) management […]

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Partnership’s New Charge—Pair EVs with Utilities, Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 14:00:00 +0000

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Enel X JuiceBox

Integrating electric vehicles (EVs) with the power grid has become a focus for utilities, particularly in areas with large concentrations of EVs. It also is another way for utilities to expand their business models, as they partner with companies involved with charging stations and residential energy storage applications. EnergyHub, a distributed energy resources (DERs) management […]

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FERC Opens Electricity Markets to Distributed Resource Aggregators

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 00:29:15 +0000

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By Bud Earley and Mark Perlis, Covington & Burling LLP The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Sept. 17, 2020, approved a final rule that will enable distributed energy resource aggregators to compete in organized wholesale electricity markets.  Distributed energy resources (DERs) are located on the electric  distribution system or behind the customer meter and […]

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FERC Opens Electricity Markets to Distributed Resource Aggregators

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 00:29:15 +0000

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By Bud Earley and Mark Perlis, Covington & Burling LLP The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Sept. 17, 2020, approved a final rule that will enable distributed energy resource aggregators to compete in organized wholesale electricity markets.  Distributed energy resources (DERs) are located on the electric  distribution system or behind the customer meter and […]

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$39 Million To Bust US Renewable Energy Dam Wide Open

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 20:15:04 +0000

Buh-bye, fossil fuels: US to get first-of-its kind, plug-and-play renewable energy microgrid test bed to speed the clean power revolution

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The POWER Interview: Financial Benefits of Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 16:31:16 +0000

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Speakers at POWER’s recent Distributed Energy Experience were unanimous in their agreement that energy storage is a game-changing technology for the power generation sector. Storage provides for more reliability and resilience, and already is proving its importance to supporting the growth of solar and wind power. Utilities are incorporating storage into their generation portfolios. It […]

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The POWER Interview: Financial Benefits of Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 16:31:16 +0000

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battery-energy-storage-system

Speakers at POWER’s recent Distributed Energy Experience were unanimous in their agreement that energy storage is a game-changing technology for the power generation sector. Storage provides for more reliability and resilience, and already is proving its importance to supporting the growth of solar and wind power. Utilities are incorporating storage into their generation portfolios. It […]

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Black & Veatch: No More Coal Construction

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 20:38:45 +0000

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Black & Veatch is ending the company’s participation in coal-based power market design and construction, saying it will allow the company to focus on clean energy technologies. The engineering and construction giant’s announcement Oct. 29 comes just more than a month after another major energy company, General Electric, said it would exit the new-build coal […]

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Black & Veatch: No More Coal Construction

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 20:38:45 +0000

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Black & Veatch is ending the company’s participation in coal-based power market design and construction, saying it will allow the company to focus on clean energy technologies. The engineering and construction giant’s announcement Oct. 29 comes just more than a month after another major energy company, General Electric, said it would exit the new-build coal […]

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