TITLE

California's Newest Cutting Edge Electricity Legislation Faces Hurdles

AUTHOR(S)
HANSEN, TERESA
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
POWERGRID International;May2011, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the legislation signed by California Governor Jerry Brown which requires utilities to obtain 33 percent renewable energy by 2020. It notes that maintaining reliable service with heavy intermittent load requires major advancement in energy storage technology. It cites the deal signed by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy for testing projects that will boost the electric grid.
ACCESSION #
65163446

 

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