Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

Virtual Power Plant on the Horizon for PGE Customers

9 Jul , 2020  

This article was published on energycentral.com on July 1, 2020. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE: POR) is set to launch a pilot program that will incentivize installation and connection of 525 residential energy storage batteries that PGE will dispatch, contributing up to four megawatts of energy to PGE’s grid. The distributed assets will create a […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

Customers Discover Energy-Efficient Products on the PG&E Marketplace

24 Apr , 2017  

PG&E Marketplace appliance standards kitchen

PG&E launches online market for energy efficient products Electric Light & Power, April 24, 2017 Pacific Gas and Electric Co. launched the updated PG&E Marketplace with a new user interface and design. PG&E Marketplace is a website for customers to find energy-saving appliances and consumer electronics. The site allows customers to discover energy-efficient products and […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Energy Storage, Regulatory Affairs

Diablo Canyon Nuclear Reactors Replaced with Renewable Energy

23 Jun , 2016  

California Solar Diablo Canyon

California Goes Nuclear Free As Diablo Canyon Closes In Favor Of Renewables Cleantechnica, June 22, 2016 California, the world’s sixth largest economy, has announced it will go nuclear free as it replaces the Diablo Canyon nuclear reactors with renewable energy. Californian utility PG&E announced a Joint Proposal with labor and leading environmental organizations this week that […]

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Codes & Standards, Programs & Policy

Five Utilities Confirm the Benefits of Decoupling

5 Apr , 2016  

The Evidence Is In: Decoupling Spurs Energy Efficiency Investment NRDC, April 5, 2016. Image credit: fdecomite The current research was prompted by questions raised about decoupling during our work in Minnesota last year when the state’s largest electric utility, Xcel Energy, with the support of NRDC and Fresh Energy, implemented Minnesota’s first electric decoupling mechanism. To […]

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

PG&E Supports Georgetown University Energy Prize

19 Jan , 2015  

Georgetown University Energy Prize

PG&E Supports Northern California Cities in $5 Million Georgetown University Energy Efficiency Competition PG&E, January 14, 2015   Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will provide technical support and up to $20,000 in funding for each of five cities within its service territory named as semifinalists in the Georgetown University Energy Prize, a nationwide energy efficiency […]

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