Energy storage technology has arrived, writes Acconia’s Rafael Esteban. It’s time for the regulatory landscape and tax policy to catch up.
The “bring your own device” programs “are maybe Vermont’s greatest export,” one supporter says.
A clean energy group’s report says distributed energy resources need better access to wholesale markets.
Industry groups argue that even batteries that don’t meet the 10-hour threshold still provide the same reliability benefits as fossil fuel power plants.
A 2019 state law requires utilities to consider energy storage in their long-range resource plans.