Month: February 2017

Dominion’s own model shows that 15 gigawatts of solar would save Virginia customers $1.5 Billion

Dominion Virginia Power has modeled a resource plan with 15,000 megawatts of solar power, which it calculated would save Virginia customers $1.5 billion compared to a plan that includes a $19 billion nuclear reactor.

Making the case for energy storage in integrated resource planning

Utilities are missing the opportunity to procure advanced storage as a cost-effective capacity resource, argues the Energy Storage Association. by Will Driscoll With utilities preparing to invest billions of dollars in system capacity over the next several years, “the time is now” for utilities…