IRC: Renewables’ Future Depends on Grid’s Ability to ‘Accommodate’ March 21, 2017By Tom KlecknerThe ISO/RTO Council's report concludes the grid depends on effectively adding renewables, the accuracy of data and coordinating DER at the grid-operator level to preserve reliability. 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:FERC Issues Ride-Through Requirement for Small GeneratorsGenerators under 20 MW will be required to ride through abnormal frequency and voltage events under a rule approved by FERC.FERC Rule Would Boost Energy Storage, DERIn a big boost to the energy storage industry, FERC proposed a sweeping order aimed at knocking down market barriers to storage and distributed energy resources.FERC Clarifies Energy Storage RuleFERC clarified Order 784, its 2013 rule opening the ancillary services markets to more competition from electric storage. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.