Resilient Power Project Webinars

2019

February 7, 2019 12:00pm — 1:00pm ET

ACEEE Webinar: Emerging Opportunities in Commercial Buildings

In this ACEEE webinar, Clean Energy Group Project Director Todd Olinsky-Paul gave a preview of findings from a forthcoming CEG report analyzing the cost-effectiveness of energy storage, associated non-energy benefits, and the role for energy storage in efficiency programs.

February 21, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Designing Solar+Storage to Power Critical Loads: An Introduction to New Resilient Power Features in NREL’s REopt Lite Tool

NREL has added important new features to its free solar+storage (and now +wind) online optimization tool, REopt Lite, that will help building owners, energy managers, and emergency planners assess a building’s technology needs to power essential services with onsite resources during grid disruptions.

April 4, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Energy Storage in State Energy Efficiency Plans: Lessons from Massachusetts

This webinar introduced a new report by Clean Energy Group that examines the cost-benefit calculation for battery storage, presents new values for non-energy benefits of storage, discusses program design elements of storage incentives, and critiques the Massachusetts plan.

May 16, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

The Economic Case for Resilient Solar+Storage in the Southeast

Solar+storage technologies that provide clean, reliable backup power are cost-effective for many critical community facilities in the Southeast, according to Clean Energy Group’s “Resilient Southeast” report series. The report series details a first-of-its-kind economic analysis and landscape review for solar+storage in the region.

June 13, 2019 3:00pm — 4:00pm ET

NARUC CPI Webinar: Energy Efficiency and Emerging Technology: How State Programs Can Drive Innovation and Deliver Benefits

This moderated discussion will explore how state energy efficiency programs can be used to advance emerging technologies like energy storage while delivering benefits to ratepayers and the grid. CEG Project Director Todd Olinsky-Paul will present.

June 27, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Building Resilient Home Health Care with Energy Storage

Marriele Mango (Clean Energy Group) and Annie Shapiro (Meridian Institute) were joined by Kristen Finne of the emPOWER program for a discussion on the need for resilient power technologies for medically vulnerable households.

July 31, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Maycroft Apartments: A Low-Income Solar+Storage Resiliency Center in DC

In April 2019, Maycroft Apartments became the first resiliency center in the District of Columbia fully powered by solar+storage. This webinar featured presentations by the project’s nonprofit developer, New Partners Community Solar, and energy consultant, Amidus Consulting.

September 17, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Cimarron District Office: Supporting Firefighters in New Mexico with Solar+Storage

This Clean Energy Group webinar highlights a recently installed solar PV and battery storage system (solar+storage) at one of the Energy Conservation and Management Division (ECMD) of New Mexico’s most remote offices, the State Forestry Division Cimarron District Office.

October 10, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Replacing Power Plants with Low-Income Residential Solar+Storage

In this webinar, East Bay Community Energy and Sunrun share details of a new project in California that will deploy solar and battery storage systems in low-income single-family and multifamily homes to offset the need for reliance on fossil-fuel powered peaker plants.