Fleet Owners: For Big Savings, Plan Now For Electrification

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 21:57:32 +0000

Today, most fleets are at an early stage of EV adoption and their approach is incremental — e.g., buy a few vehicles and a few chargers each year. In our recently-released report Steep Climb Ahead

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Vistra Energizes Massive 1.2-GWh Battery System at California Gas Plant

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:04:56 +0000

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Vistra Energy, the nation’s largest competitive generator, has begun operating a 300-MW/1,200-MWh lithium-ion battery storage system on its 1,020-MW combined cycle gas turbine Moss Landing power plant site in Monterey County, California. The battery storage system is the largest of its type in the world in terms of size and scale, and it towers over […]

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Vistra Energizes Massive 1.2-GWh Battery System at California Gas Plant

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:04:56 +0000

The post Vistra Energizes Massive 1.2-GWh Battery System at California Gas Plant appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Vistra Energy, the nation’s largest competitive generator, has begun operating a 300-MW/1,200-MWh lithium-ion battery storage system on its 1,020-MW combined cycle gas turbine Moss Landing power plant site in Monterey County, California. The battery storage system is the largest of its type in the world in terms of size and scale, and it towers over […]

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Companies Announce New Residential VPP for California

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 20:39:27 +0000

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A distributed energy power plant, designed to help bring more reliability to California’s power grid, is being developed by a company whose investors include Alphabet, the parent company of Google. The project when fully developed would be the world’s largest residential virtual power plant (VPP). Sidewalk Infrastructure Partners (SIP), a group that builds, owns, operates, […]

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5 Facts About Energy Storage that Every Californian Should Know

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 02:30:23 +0000

If you aren’t already paying attention to energy storage, you should be

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PG&E Cutting Power Due to Wildfire Threat

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2020 15:21:54 +0000

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Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) said it could cut off power for nearly one million people across Northern California beginning Oct. 25, due to significant wildfire danger in its territory. Southern California Edison (SCE) also has warned of potential blackouts in its region due to forecasts of high winds. The utility last week was found […]

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Stop Treating Oil Drilling As A Climate Policy Afterthought

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 00:32:59 +0000

oil & gasThere’s no doubt about it: Governor Newsom’s climate policy executive order issued last week was groundbreaking in many respects

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Newsom Signs Law to Clean California Air Inside & Out of School

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 05:25:36 +0000

Governor Newsom signed into law a bill authored by Assemblymember Phil Ting that will make the air safer to breathe and the water safer to drink in public schools, while reducing energy bills. It also accelerates the installation of charging infrastructure for electric vehicles needed to combat the largest source of air pollution

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World’s Largest—For Now—Battery Storage Project Online in California

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 22:01:37 +0000

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A battery energy storage project in California is set to be the world’s largest in terms of generation capacity when the facility is fully energized later in September. McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy & Storage group, based in Phoenix, Arizona, on Sept. 1 said the company had recently completed construction of LS Power’s 250-MW Gateway […]

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World’s Largest—For Now—Battery Storage Project Online in California

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 22:01:37 +0000

The post World’s Largest—For Now—Battery Storage Project Online in California appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A battery energy storage project in California is set to be the world’s largest in terms of generation capacity when the facility is fully energized later in September. McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy & Storage group, based in Phoenix, Arizona, on Sept. 1 said the company had recently completed construction of LS Power’s 250-MW Gateway […]

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