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Analysis sheds light on how the market has evolved one year after the phase-out of net metering

On December 15, 2022, the California Public Utilities Commission passed an overhaul of the net metering program for the ... Read more

Exploring Wholesale Energy Price Trends: The Renewables and Wholesale Electricity Prices (ReWEP) tool, Version 2024.1

The Renewables and Wholesale Electricity Prices (ReWEP) visualization tool from Berkeley Lab has been updated with nodal... Read more

DOE Releases Roadmap to Improve Clean Energy Interconnection to the Transmission Grid

Final report following stakeholder feedback details near- to long-term solutions to add clean energy resources to the tr... Read more