California Looks to EVs for Grid Resilience – RTO Insider

By Hudson Sangree

The California Energy Commission held a discussion on how electric vehicles could serve as energy storage resources during emergencies. | Honda

Additional news on this topic:

  • Two San Francisco Bay Area cities will join a growing list of communities in California with building electrification ordinances, following the California Energy Commission’s approval. | © RTO Insider

  • California electrification

    The California Energy Commission boosted the state’s efforts to electrify buildings and improve the efficiency of electric appliances when it approved electrification and green energy ordinances. | U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

  • Environmental and renewable energy groups are backing a new effort to promote a ‘Macro Grid’ that would deliver wind and solar power from the Midwest to urban centers. | Southwire

Source: https://rtoinsider.com/california-evs-grid-resilience-168542/

July 21, 2020 susan ward