PG&E Seeks Bids for Energy Storage, for Renewable Energy

Pacific Gas & Electric seeks bids for energy storage as part of its January 5  solicitation for up to 1,600 GWh of renewable energy. PG&E hopes to increase its renewable energy production while simultaneously adding energy storage capacity that can be counted towards its energy storage procurement targets. The utility will only … [Read more...]

California Offers $19.5 Million for Distributed Generation Research

The California Energy Commission is offering $19.5 million in awards for distributed generation research projects that solve specific problems in the electricity sector. Issued August 12, the request for proposals (PON-14-303) will fund pre-commercial research and development of distributed biopower and photovoltaics. The commission plans to … [Read more...]