California Virtual Power Plant “Shattering Records” for Distributed Energy Storage

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Southern California Edison’s (SCE) five-year-old experiment with local energy has brought about a new world record with a virtual power plant delivering 2 GWh of grid services, according to AMS, the project designer and operator. In 2018 -- its first year of operation -- the virtual power plant was dispatched 250 times to the California … [Read more...]

First Tesla, Now Shell: Advanced Microgrid Solutions Teams with Big Players

Just a few weeks after announcing a deal with Tesla, Advanced Microgrid Solutions has also signed a 20-MW battery agreement with Shell Energy. The young California upstart, a women-led venture, will install battery storage for Shell’s commercial, industrial and utility customer’s in California. The two deals indicate that AMS is on to … [Read more...]