CPUC Proposal Would Promote Microgrids May 5, 2020By Hudson SangreeBy Hudson SangreeA California PUC proposal would speed the interconnection of microgrids to utility distribution systems in anticipation of the state’s upcoming fire season and likely public safety power shutoffs. | © RTO Insider Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:CPUC Proposes New Power Shutoff GuidelinesThe California PUC issued proposed guidelines for utilities to follow in the 2020 fire season when intentionally blacking out areas to prevent electrical equipment from starting wildfires. | PG&ECPUC Cites ‘Audacity’ of PacifiCorp Rate RequestThe California PUC unanimously denied PacifiCorp’s requested revenue requirement, rebuking the company for asking to cover the accelerated depreciation of out-of-state coal plants it hasn’t yet committed to close. | PacifiCorpCalifornia Bills Target PG&E, IOUsCalifornia lawmakers have drafted a spate of bills since early January aimed at correcting perceived wrongs by PG&E and other investor-owned utilities. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.