California regulators modify grid map requirements to ease solar integration


Integration Capacity Analysis models grid conditions that impact where distributed energy resources can be added, without the need for costly upgrades or lengthy interconnection studies.
February 1, 2021 David Wagman
The California Public Utilities Commission ordered several key improvements to the Integration Capacity Analysis, a grid transparency tool.
The motion requesting the changes that the CPUC responded to was filed last October by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council, the California Solar & Storage Association, and California Energy Storage Alliance. Regulators issued the