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Battery energy storage: Distribution's BESS friend

June 26, 2024
Plaza Ballroom I II
Virtual power plants , DER , Battery storage

9:30-10:15 AM PST

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Battery energy storage is a multifunctional solution for a variety of grid constraints.  California just approved energy systems connecting to the grid with export schedules. There's great potential for using storage not just for meeting energy demands but also for providing ancillary services. This session will explore market incentives and how they're guiding battery development while exploring innovative and creative battery projects.


Elias Hatem, Market Lead, Energy Storage - Madison Energy Infrastructure
Suma Jothibasu PhD, Technical Leader, Energy Storage & Distributed Generation - Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Emma Marshall-Torres, Regulatory Affairs Manager - Convergent Energy and Power
Alexey Tronkin, Sr. Advisor Grid Strategy - Southern California Edison
Gabe Petlin, Supervisor | Grid Planning, Energy Storage and Non-Wires Alternatives - CPUC
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