Power Plants: Ready to Serve a Grid Near You
To provide Virtual Power Plant services to the transmission grid,
aggregators now draw on a diverse mix of distributed energy
resources -- storage, demand response, renewables,
microgrids -- from various commercial and residential
Authority Solicits Proposals for Potential Joint Energy Storage
Facility with City of San Diego
“This potential project is an exciting and innovative opportunity
to optimize our water facilities to benefit our ratepayers while
helping the region as a whole meet its energy needs,” said Mark
Muir, chair of the Water Authority’s Board of Directors.
to Receive $153M in Final Settlement with Volkswagen
The California Air Resources Board announced that it filed a
consent decree for its final settlement with the Volkswagen Group
Commission Chair Releases Letter Urging the Future Closure of Aliso
California Energy Commission Chair Robert B. Weisenmiller released
a letter urging the California Public Utilities Commission to plan
for the future closure of the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage
Resources and Publications
Advancing the Resilience and Environmental Performance of
California's Electricity System
The purpose of this solicitation is to fund Applied Research and
Development projects that reduce the environmental and public
health impacts of electricity generation and make the electricity system
less vulnerable to climate impacts. The deadline to submit applications is
October 9th, 2017.
for Climate Protection: Climate Action Training
The Center for Climate Protection is offering training for Climate
Action on several dates in August. The training will be held at the
Sonoma Land Trust in Santa Rosa.
Agency Energy Strategies Workshop - July 27th
The Energy Network (SoCal REN) is hosting another public agency
workshop next week
Planner/Analyst - Humboldt State University
here to find previous job announcements
Click the SEEC
Calendar link to view all upcoming events.
That's all for this week. Have a great weekend!
Cary Garcia Jr.
Statewide Local Government Energy Efficiency Best