The California Public Utilities Commission’s recent 1.3GW storage mandate to be fulfilled by the states 3 major utilities by 2020 has led to utilities across the nation putting procurement plans in place to avoid being caught out by a wholesale federal roll out of similar legislation.
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CPV USA is back for 2013 - and as the leading concentrated photovoltaic event
in the US this year, don't miss your chance to come together with the entire
CPV community over 2 information and networking packed days.
In 2013 leading CSP developers, EPC groups, technology providers,
manufacturers and those at the forefront of R&D will meet to discuss the
steps the entire value chain must take to make CSP competitive, and how you
can prove the value of your CSP technology to key stakeholders to develop!
PV Insider confirmed the participation of San Francisco Water, Power, Sewer (SFPUC),Tucson Energy Power, Colorado Springs Utilities, SMUD and the Imperial Irrigation District at the 3rd Utility Scale PV Plant Optimization Summit USA (17-18 October, San Jose).
The US market for thin film has shown great promise, thanks to a competitive LCOE, cost reduction and efficiency increase potential and the ability to cater for a rising demand for renewables. After years of consolidation, commercialization and the growing pains of an emerging technology, indust