NewEnergyNews: U.S. Grid Modernization Accelerating


Gleanings from the web and the world, condensed for convenience, illustrated for enlightenment, arranged for impact...

While the OFFICE of President remains in highest regard at NewEnergyNews, this administration's position on climate change makes it impossible to regard THIS president with respect. Below is the NewEnergyNews theme song until 2020.

The challenge now: To make every day Earth Day.


  • Weekend Video: Bill Maher And Jay Inslee Talk New Energy, Climate Change
  • Weekend Video: Preaching Resistance To The Climate Crisis
  • Weekend Video: The New Electric Vehicle

  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-The Worldwide Problem Of Plastic
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-The World’s Best Countries For New Energy
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-The Global Need For New Energy


  • TTTA Thursday-TV Networks Silent On Biodiversity Devastation
  • TTTA Thursday-A New Battery Technology Breakthrough
  • TTTA Thursday-The New Energy Low Down For Investors

  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: New Microsoft contract could expand corporate renewable energy deals to smaller buyers
  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: New Hampshire settlement moves 'cutting-edge' utility BTM storage pilot forward

  • TODAY’S STUDY: The Ways To Get To Zero Emissions
  • QUICK NEWS, May 14: Trees To Beat The Climate Crisis; The Fall Of Coal
  • --------------------------


    Founding Editor Herman K. Trabish



    Some details about NewEnergyNews and the man behind the curtain: Herman K. Trabish, Agua Dulce, CA., Doctor with my hands, Writer with my head, Student of New Energy and Human Experience with my heart




      A tip of the NewEnergyNews cap to Phillip Garcia for crucial assistance in the design implementation of this site. Thanks, Phillip.


    Pay a visit to the HARRY BOYKOFF page at Basketball Reference, sponsored by NewEnergyNews and Oil In Their Blood.

  • ---------------
  • TODAY AT NewEnergyNews, May 20:

  • TODAY’S STUDY: World Wind Now
  • QUICK NEWS, May 20: Designers On The Climate Crisis; The Secret To More New Energy

    Thursday, August 02, 2018

    U.S. Grid Modernization Accelerating

    The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Over 300 Grid Modernization Actions Taken in Q2 2018

    August 1, 2018 (N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center [NCCETC])

    “…There were grid modernization actions in 42 states and the District of Columbia] during Q2 2018…with the greatest number of actions relating to advanced metering infrastructure rules, energy storage deployment, utility business model reforms, data access and grid modernization investigations…A total of 302 grid modernization actions were taken [according to NCCETC's The 50 States of Grid Modernization], representing an explosive increase in state activity in the first half of 2018. New York, California and Massachusetts took the greatest number of actions during the quarter, followed by Hawaii, Minnesota and New Jersey.

    …[Three trends in grid modernization activity emerged, with] (1) states moving toward more holistic utility planning processes; (2) utilities requesting special ratemaking treatment for grid investments, and (3) utilities proposing AMI opt-out fees, while states consider prohibiting opt-out fees…[The top five policy developments were] Massachusetts regulators issuing a decision on utility grid modernization proposals; New Jersey becoming the fifth state to adopt and energy storage procurement target; North Carolina regulators rejecting Duke Energy Carolinas’ Power/Forward grid rider; The Hawaii legislature enacting a bill creating a microgrid services tariff; and Pennsylvania legislators and regulators addressing alternative ratemaking…” click here for more

    IFTTT Recipe: Share new blog posts to Facebook connects blogger to facebook


    Post a Comment

    << Home