Local Energy & Climate Solutions
SolSmart Announces New Advisors and Partners
SolSmart Announces New Advisors and Partners! SolSmart has continued to grow rapidly since its public launch in April 2016. Over 400 municipalities, counties, and regional organizations nationwide have earned Bronze, Silver, and Gold designations for fostering the development of local solar markets. Today, the program continues to focus on helping additional local governments tap into...
Equity & Inclusion
Equitable Access to Clean Energy Benefits for Frontline Communities
The 2020 Vision Summit gathered leaders from all over the country to discuss clean energy and strategies to surmount the barriers to reaching 100% clean energy.
State Interconnection Rules: The Gatekeepers to Energy Storage
FERC Order 841, which was upheld by a D.C. Circuit Court ruling this summer, made clear that states could not explicitly bar the participation of distributed energy storage in wholesale markets. While this is an important milestone, state-level interconnection policies are the true gatekeepers to energy storage market participation.