Upcoming Events

July 23, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Energy Storage 101, Part 2: Best Practices in State Policy

CESA Project Director Todd Olinsky-Paul will review the major policies adopted by leading states, discuss their strengths and weaknesses, and identify issues that should be addressed as states seek ways to support energy storage deployment and the development of markets for the services storage can provide.

July 29, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Community Campaigns for Renewable Heating and Cooling Technologies, Part 1

This webinar will feature CESA's recent report, "Community Campaigns for Renewable Heating and Cooling Technologies: Four Case Studies," and will include speakers from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and the City of Boulder, Colorado.

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 will feature presentations by the project’s nonprofit developer, New Partners Community Solar, and energy consultant, Amidus Consulting.

August 5, 2019 2:00pm — 3:00pm ET

Community Campaigns for Renewable Heating and Cooling Technologies, Part 2

Join CESA for the second in a two-part webinar series highlighting the role renewable heating and cooling campaigns play in decarbonizing buildings and in helping states meet their carbon reduction goals.

Recent Events

July 2, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

EVs and the Electricity System

What is the trajectory for the market penetration of electric vehicles (EVs) and what does it mean for the electrical grid? How can EVs be best integrated into the grid so that they increase system reliability and reduce emissions? What would be the impacts on the grid of different scenarios for EV charging?

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.

June 25, 2019 2:00pm — 3:30pm ET

Massachusetts' Municipal Utility Energy Storage Projects: Examples from Sterling, Templeton, and Wakefield

CESA hosted a webinar with the Sterling Municipal Light Department, the Templeton Municipal Light & Water Department, and the Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department who discussed their energy storage systems, their financial benefits, and lessons learned from designing and dispatching their battery systems.

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.

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.