California utility SDG&E wants to experiment with paying behind-the-meter customers for access to their batteries

One of California's big three investor-owned utilities, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), has published a proposal that includes a new, intriguing type of business model for behind-the-meter customers that own distributed energy assets. In short, SDG&E wants to experiment with paying its customer...

This item has been archived in line with our efforts to keep our content relevant and up to date for our readership. For further assistance, please contact your Customer Success Manager or email ClientEngagementTeam@luxresearchinc.com. Thank you!

Related Research

News Trends: Stakeholders continue to roll out new technologies and projects for the power grid of the future

Analyst Insight | March 31, 2021

Just over a year ago, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared a global pandemic. At the time, there was a great deal of uncertainty about how COVID‑19 would impact the energy industry. More than 12 months later, we witnessed a 20% drop in oil demand, a 5% reduction in electricity ... Not part of subscription

Hydro One launches vehicle-to-home pilot with Peak Power

News Commentary | November 12, 2021

The program, worth CA$909,000 (US$722,000), is partly funded by Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator's Grid Innovation Fund. Hydro One and Peak Power aim to primarily test the bidirectional charging of electric vehicles to provide backup power for residential customers, which could ... Not part of subscription

Energy Trading Platforms

Technology | February 23, 2022

Software platforms that allow for electricity from distributed energy resources, such as solar panels or batteries, to be bought and sold by consumers and prosumers. Not part of subscription