Without programs encouraging drivers to charge overnight, utilities worry electric vehicles will strain the grid at peak times.
Sacramento’s municipal utility will use blockchain software to track rewards for customers who charge with solar power.
Applications are now open for Illinois’ Solar for All program meant to spur projects for underserved residents.
MidAmerican Energy’s five-year efficiency plan replaces free in-home energy audits with access to an online tool.
Xcel Energy’s Solar Rewards program is expected to lure commercial customers that might limit project size to participate.