The 2018 U.S. Energy and Employment Report

The 2018 U.S. Energy and Employment Report

Electric Power Generation employs193,655 workers in California, 21.9 percent of the national total. Solar makes up the largest segment of employment related to ElectricPower Generation, with 138,319 jobs, followed by traditional fossil fuel generation at 22,050 jobs....
A Regional Grid Helps, Not Hurts Distributed Renewable Energy

A Regional Grid Helps, Not Hurts Distributed Renewable Energy

NRDC, Vote Solar, a former Colorado Commissioner and others make the case for a regional transmission grid. We have been hearing concerns that moving to a regional transmission operator to connect the Western U.S. somehow harms the prospects for greater development of...
Fix the Grid: Letter to leadership on regionalization

Fix the Grid: Letter to leadership on regionalization

The Fix the Grid Coalition and its undersigned members wrote a letter to leadership to express support for a bill that would allow the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) to evolve into a regional grid operator. Read the full letter,...