Energy News for the California Market

California Would Require Electricity To Be 100 Percent Renewable By 2045 If This Bill Passes

By: Ezra David Romero |

Electricity in California would all come from sources like wind and solar if a bill in the Assembly becomes law.

Senate Bill 100 starts by boosting the state’s renewable electricity requirement to 60 percent by 2030.

Democratic state Sen. Nancy Skinner says the bill also sets a goal of getting […]

2018-03-08T09:41:49-05:00March 7th, 2018|California Market|

California, Illinois and Texas lead grid modernization efforts

By: Frank Andorka |

A new report, released ahead of a conference on grid modernization, lauds California, Illinois and Texas as the three top states leading the grid modernization revolution in the United States.

The fourth annual Grid Modernization Index (GMI-4) report, a collaboration between the GridWise Alliance and Clean […]

2017-11-28T09:32:07-05:00November 28th, 2017|California Market, Illinois Market, Texas Market|

Solar Expert Says California Could Reach 70 Percent Renewable Power by 2030

By: John J. Berger |

Solar industry entrepreneur Danny Kennedy, co-founder of Sungevity—the nation’s largest privately held solar company—gave an upbeat assessment of the solar industry’s future to a packed auditorium of social change and environmental advocates at the 2016 Annual Bioneers Conference in Marin County, north of San Francisco.

2016-10-25T15:35:07-05:00October 25th, 2016|California Market|