Statements on the NY PSC's Order on REV from AEE, ACENY, and NECEC

Posted by Industry News on Feb 27, 2015

“This order from the Public Service Commission is a huge step toward a better energy future for New York State,” said Lisa Frantzis, Senior Vice President, Advanced Energy Economy, a national business organization. “This order provides a framework for bringing exciting new options to customers for meeting their electricity needs flexibly, reliably, and affordably. We commend Chair Zibelman and the Commission for their leadership in charting a course that will maximize the value of distributed energy resources for households, businesses, and the economy.”
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U.S. News & World Report quotes from AEEI's Brattle Report

Posted by Industry News on Feb 19, 2015

U.S. & World Report ran a story recently featuring a quote from a report released by Brattle Group and Commissioned by Advanced Energy Economy Institute. The article, "Changes 'on the Table' for Federal Carbon-Cutting Plan," covers possible revisions to the Clean Power Plan before it is finalized this summer. When it comes to reliability as it relates to the Clean Power Plan, U.S. News writes:
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Renewable Energy World Reports on “EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Reliability: Assessing NERC’s Initial Reliability Review"

Posted by Industry News on Feb 13, 2015

This week the Brattle Group released a report in response to an initial report from NERC that highlighted perceived possible reliability issues in the Clean Power Plan. Renewable Energy World reported on the Brattle Group's report:
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Politico’s Morning Energy Covers Brattle Group Reliability Report

Posted by Morning Energy on Feb 13, 2015

In November 2014, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) issued an “initial reliability review” in which it identified elements of the CPP that could lead to reliability concerns. Echoed by some grid operators and cited in comments to EPA submitted by states, utilities, and industry groups, the NERC study has made reliability a critical issue in finalizing, and then implementing, the Clean Power Plan.    In order to gain insight on the issue, the Advanced Energy Economy Institute commissioned The Brattle Group, a leading consulting firm to utilities and grid operators, to conduct a critical review of the NERC study. Politico’s Morning Energy covers this report:
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Greentech Media quotes AEEI-Commissioned Brattle Group Report

Posted by Greentech Media on Feb 12, 2015

In November 2014, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) issued an “initial reliability review” in which it identified elements of the Clean Power Plan that could lead to reliability concerns. Echoed by some grid operators and cited in comments to EPA submitted by states, utilities, and industry groups, the NERC study has made reliability a critical issue in finalizing, and then implementing, the Clean Power Plan.   
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Energy group pushes back on NERC's Clean Power Plan concerns

Posted by Industry News on Feb 12, 2015

Peter Behr, E&E News reporter
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New Report: EPA CLEAN POWER PLAN IS NO THREAT TO RELIABILITY

Posted by Industry News on Feb 12, 2015

Analysis of NERC Initial Reliability Review by The Brattle Group finds EPA Plan implementation is “unlikely to materially affect reliability.”
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Utility Dive Reports on AEEI-Commissioned Reliability Report

Posted by Utility Dive on Feb 11, 2015

In November 2014, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) issued an “initial reliability review” in which it identified elements of the Clean Power Plan that could lead to reliability concerns. Echoed by some grid operators and cited in comments to EPA submitted by states, utilities, and industry groups, the NERC study has made reliability a critical issue in finalizing, and then implementing, the Clean Power Plan.    In order to gain insight on the issue, the Advanced Energy Economy Institute commissioned The Brattle Group, a leading consulting firm to utilities and grid operators, to conduct a critical review of the NERC study. Utility Dive covers this report in their study on how the CPP won’t hurt electric reliability: 
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Smart Grid News Covers AEEI-Commissioned Brattle Group Reliability Report

Posted by Smart Grid News on Feb 11, 2015

In November 2014, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) issued an “initial reliability review” in which it identified elements of the Clean Power Plan that could lead to reliability concerns. Echoed by some grid operators and cited in comments to EPA submitted by states, utilities, and industry groups, the NERC study has made reliability a critical issue in finalizing, and then implementing, the Clean Power Plan.    In order to gain insight on the issue, the Advanced Energy Economy Institute commissioned The Brattle Group, a leading consulting firm to utilities and grid operators, to conduct a critical review of the NERC study. Smart Grid News covered the report:
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Bloomberg cites AEEI Employment Survey in "California Creates Most Clean Tech Jobs Paying Investors"

Posted by Industry News on Feb 3, 2015

AEEI recently released an employment survey covering California's advanced energy industry. The survey, which is the first of its kind, reported that the Golden State is home to more than 40,000 businesses serving advanced energy markets, spanning the entire value chain and including a wide range of energy technologies that address both supply and demand. 
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