CPS Energy in San Antonio, Texas, has signed a deal to provide renewable natural gas (RNG) to the city’s mass transit provider.
There will be sufficient resources in service to meet electrical demand during the upcoming winter season, according to the latest reliability assessment by the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC), but the organization also cautioned that there are continuing risks regarding supplies of natural gas in New England, California and the Southwest.
The administrative board of Nebraska public power utility Lincoln Electric System (LES) on Nov. 20 adopted a 100% net decarbonization goal by 2040.
The California Independent System Operator (ISO) Board of Governors last week adopted market tools that it said will help integrate new battery storage resources and improve overall reliability for next fall.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Nov. 19 affirmed a final rule it approved this summer that revised its regulations implementing the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA).
A new study by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory identified three policy and business models that boost “adoption equity” for solar power installations.
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on Nov. 19 launched a rulemaking that it said will address how to increase energy supply and decrease demand during peak hours if a heat storm occurs in the summer of 2021 so the state does not experience a repeat of rolling power outages.
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) on Nov. 18 authorized the PJM Interconnection to solicit potential offshore wind transmission solutions from qualified developers on behalf of NJBPU.