Tag Archives: DERs

Distributed Energy Resources

This is the fourth in our series on “The ABCs of the AJP.” The White House’s recent announcement of the American Jobs Plan (AJP) highlights the establishment of a “$27 billion Clean Energy and Sustainability Accelerator to mobilize private investment into distributed energy resources.”  While distributed energy resources (DERs) are only mentioned once in the … Continue Reading

CPUC Adopts Pilots Aimed At Procuring DERs In Lieu of Grid Investment

On February 12, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued an order adopting two pilots to test two frameworks for procuring distributed energy resources (DERs) to avoid or defer utility distribution investments by the state’s three investor-owned utilities.  The first framework, coined as the Partnership Pilot by the CPUC, is a five-year pilot establishing a … Continue Reading
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