Virtual Power Plants To The Rescue During Peak Demand In San Diego

As extreme heat records fall across the West (US) and strain the power grid, San Diego Gas & Electric is piloting a new cleantech innovation known as a virtual power plant (a VPP) to reduce energy demand and put electricity back on the grid during peak hours – all through leveraging the capabilities of customer-owned […]

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AES to install and commission two energy storage arrays totaling 37.5 MW for SDG&E

The subsidiary of AES Corporation, AES Energy Storage has entered into two contracts with San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E). AES will deploy 37.5 MW of Advancion Energy Storage Arrays at sites in San Diego County, California.  The SDG&E-owned energy storage arrays will help to improve regional reliability and integrate greater amounts of renewable energy […]

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