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Battery energy storage: Distribution's BESS friend

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

9:30-10:15 AM PST

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.


Emma Marshall-Torres, Regulatory Affairs Manager - Convergent Energy and Power
Hui Zhang, Director of Grid Innovation - AES
Jill Powers, Sector Manager, Demand Response and Distribution Energy Resources - CAISO
Suma Jothibasu PhD, Technical Leader, Energy Storage & Distributed Generation - Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
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