Groundbreaking California Rule Transforms How Renewables Connect to the Grid

Reading Time: < 1 minute

Takeaways:

  • The California Public Utilities Commission is simplifying the interconnection process for distributed energy resources (like solar) and providing valuable transparency for project developers.
  • This will replace parts of the frequently imprecise expedited screening processes that can result in costly, time-consuming, and often unnecessary project reviews.
  • “Today’s decision by the CPUC takes the first step toward a vastly improved interconnection process that better reflects the realities of the grid and makes it faster and easier to install the levels of clean energy that will be needed to reach California’s decarbonization goals,” said Sky Stanfield, Partner at law firm Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger.

Newsletter Signup

Sign up for exclusive content, original stories, activism awareness, events and more.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Support Us.

Happy Eco News will always remain free for anyone who needs it. Help us spread the good news about the environment!