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ArticlesCalifornia is a climate leader. But here’s why it needs to move even faster
March 18, 2020 | LA Times
A recent report from the research firm Energy Innovation found that the state must cut emissions nearly twice as quickly over the coming decade as it did during the last one, and that current policies won’t get the job done. The think tank Next 10 reached a similar conclusion, finding that the state is on track to meet its 2030 target three decades late.
Despite those findings, the CPUC is considering a proposal to cut power-sector emissions by just 25% during the 2020s, a slower pace than during the previous decade.
Blog2018 Renewable Energy Grid Integration Data Book
March 11, 2020 | EMP at Berkeley Lab
The biennial 2018 Renewable Energy Grid Integration Data Book is out, with dozens of tables, maps, and analysis on wholesale and retail markets, T&D, power system operations and more.
25 years of “Greening the Grid”
On May 4th, 2016, friends, family and guests gathered to commemorate the official 25th Anniversary celebration of the founding of CEERT. Read John Shahabian’s (retired Director of Operations) recap of this special event. GO ANNIVERSARY PAGE
a closer look
V. John White talks about planning for California’s renewable energy renaissance. Stimulus projects are beginning construction; they will bring jobs into California and help to jump start the economy of high-unemployment desert areas. CEERT is bringing people together to plan for natural conservation, renewables generation, and transmission for clean power.
Hal Harvey from Energy Innovation
Hal Harvey, CEO of Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology LLC, recently visited a CEERT gathering. Here are some highlights recapping his very informative presentation to us.VIEW MORE videos »