The Duck Curve. If you haven’t heard about it yet, you will. Its quickly becoming one of the biggest issues utilities are facing in states that are producing a lot more of their energy from solar. 916 more words
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During the 2 p.m. hour, renewables served more than 70% of power demand, setting another record in California.
Repost: CAISO notches record, serving 56.7% of demand with renewable energy in one day | Utility Dive
Over the last year, various states have introduced subsidies and preferences for different electricity resources that have circumvented the independent system operator (ISO) markets that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved in the 1990s. 185 more words
We’re now in the midst of the “third wave” of electricity industry reform in California. The first was in the early 1980s with the rise of independently-owned cogeneration and renewable resources. 109 more words