California Blackouts: Dude, where’s my Resource Adequacy?, Woody Hastings, August 26, 2020

Let’s ensure that communities burdened by pollution benefit from a transition to clean energy, Ellie Cohen, August 26, 2020

Municipal Sustainable Energy Forum: Community Energy Resilience Webinar, August 26, 2020

California Microgrids Flex Their Skills During Blackouts, Microgrid Knowledge, August 25, 2020

Local Governments Want Communities — not Utilities — to Control Microgrids in California, Microgrid Knowlege, August 14, 2020

The Importance of Microgrids for Marginalized Communities, Microgrid Knowledge, July 31, 2020

Taking Charge: How California’s first CCA confronts wildfire risk and energy equity amid COVID-19, Utility Dive, July 29, 2020

Is California Better Prepared for the 2020 Wildfire Season?, Microgrid Knowledge, July 21, 2020

California is a long ways away from the finish line in the fight against climate pollution, by Fran Pavley, July 11, 2020

Global Market for Utility Microgrids Expected to Experience a 19% Compound Annual Growth Rate from 2020-2029, Guidehouse Insights, June 18, 2020

What the Coming Wave of Distributed Energy Resources Means for the U.S. Grid, Greentech Media, June 18, 2020

Microgrids: A Powerful Modern Tool for Wildfire Management, Greentech Media, June 15, 2020

Microgrid Tariff Proposed by Hawaiian Electric Faces Industry Criticism, Microgrid Knowledge, May 8, 2020

California’s Plan to Equip Vulnerable Citizens With Batteries Stumbles Out of the Gate, Greentech Media, May 1, 2020

Don’t Leave America’s Post-Pandemic Energy Policy to Chance, Bloomberg, April 29, 2020.

Fires are coming. But PG&E and some cities are holding up battery backups, LA Times, April 29, 2020

The Case for an Infrastructure Predevelopment Fund, Milken Review, April 3, 2020

COVID-19 Likely to Spur More Microgrid Development, Microgrid Knowledge, March 27, 2020

PG&E, SCE abandon big microgrid plans for temporary emergency measures as wildfire season nears, Utility Dive, March 23, 2020

Turns out Democrats and Republicans Agree on Something – Microgrids, Microgrid Knowledge, March 16, 2020

Sunrun responds to PG&E’s gas procurement by modeling a decentralized grid, PV Magazine, February 26, 2020

Microgrid Tariffs: The key solution to CA’s clean energy and resiliency problems. PART 2 of 2, Energy Central February 24, 2020

Microgrid Tariffs: The key solution to CA’s clean energy and resiliency problems. PART 1 of 2, Energy Central, February 24, 2020

Will a Single Utility, PG&E, Boost the 2020 Microgrid Market by $1 Billion?, Microgrid Knowledge, February 24, 2020

California PUC Urged to Give Non-Utilities a Fair Crack at Microgrid Projects, Microgrid Knowledge, February 6, 2020

CAISO Confident Microgrids Can Move through Review Process before California’s Fire Season, Microgrid Knowledge, February 4, 2020

Newsom says PG&E ‘no longer exists,’ doubles down on state takeover, SF Chronicle, January 29, 2020

PG&E plan to limit blackouts clashes with clean energy groups, SF Chronicle, January 28, 2020

Why must California invest in electric vehicles? There are billions of reasons, Cal Matters, January 28, 2020

2019 Was the Year Everything Changed for Utilities and Energy Storage, Greentech Media, January 24, 2020

Study Finds PV and Storage Poised to Become Top Energy Job Creators by Mid-Century,, January 22, 2020

Microgrids to the Rescue?, JD Supra, January 17, 2020

This is what energy resilience could look like, Greenbiz, January 10, 2020

Fleets of electric school buses are being tested to store power for the grid, Axios, January 10, 2020

Policy & Regulatory Shifts Opening Door for Agriculture Microgrids, More in California, Microgrid Knowledge, January 10, 2020

Amid shut-off woes, a beacon of energy, Washington Post, January 1, 2020

Solar-plus-storage will start to make big inroads in the year ahead, PV Magazine, December 31, 2019

3 Predictions for US Renewables and Storage Markets in 2025, Greentech Media, December 30, 2019

California Seeks to Shift Major Battery Incentive Toward Fire, Blackout Resiliency, Greentech Media, December 12, 2019

Global Spending for Integrated Distributed Energy Resources Is Expected to Grow More Than Tenfold Over the Next Decade, Navigant, December 12, 2019

Close to Home: Microgrids are a power system for the 21st century, Press Democrat, December 8, 2019

California’s Culver City Mulls 3 Microgrid Options, May Issue RFP, Microgrid Knowledge, November 25, 2019

California needs to take these three actions needed to improve our energy system—and the environment, Cal Matters, November 16, 2019

All The Energy Storage The Grid Needs Will Soon Be Under Our Noses, Forbes, November 12, 2019.

Will PG&E’s Blackouts Catalyze California’s Microgrid Market?, Greentech Media, November 12, 2019

Life Won Thanks to the Blue Lake Rancheria Microgrid, Micorgrid Knowledge, November 12, 2019

An Inside Look at a Groundbreaking Solar-Storage Procurement in California, Greentech Media, November 1, 2019

*Top Pick*  The radical reform necessary to prepare California’s power system for the 21st century, Vox, November 1, 2019

Wildfires and blackouts mean Californians need solar panels and microgrids, Vox, October 28, 2019.

On the modernized, efficient and equitable electric grid, Green Biz, October 23, 2019.

San Jose Looks to Exit PG&E to Develop Microgrids Following California’s Power Shutoff, Microgrid Knowledge, October 21, 2019.

Redwood Coast Energy Authority talks microgrids, biomass, The Times Standard, October 18, 2019

Microgrids could help California improve grid resilience in face of wildfire threat, Green Biz, October 17, 2019

California’s deliberate blackouts were outrageous and harmful. They’re going to happen again. Vox, October 16, 2019

Turning Off the Lights in California, The New York Times, October 14, 2019

California needs a new model for how power is delivered, The Mercury News, October 13, 2019

Millions of Californians Lost Power Because PG&E Refused to Spend Money to Fix Its Problems, VICE, October 11, 2019.

To keep the lights on during California’s blackouts, people are using solar power, Fast Company, October 9, 2019

Community Microgrids: Renewables-driven Resilience, Edhat, October 6, 2019

To keep the lights on during California’s blackouts, people are using solar power, Fast Company, October 9, 2019.

Unprecedented Power Outages Begin in California as Winds Bring Critical Fire Danger Los Angeles Times, October 9, 2019

SunPower Awarded Solar-Plus-Storage Carports in California, October 3, 2019

3 State Commissions Upending the Way Utilities do BusinessUtility Dive, October 2, 2019

How ‘Resilience’ Became a Politically Safe Word for ‘Climate Change’ Roll Call, September 30, 2019

Regulators Should Grant DERs More Wholesale Market Access: Report Greentech Media, September 26, 2019

From Science Project to Money Maker: Energy Storage Hits Inflection Point Greentech Media, September 23, 2019

Designing a Climate-Positive Future with Zero-Energy Districts Rocky Mountain Institute, September 23, 2019

Vehicle-to-Grid Technology Puts Businesses in Driver’s Seat of EV Revolution Greentech Media, September 19, 2019

Total Revenue in the Distributed Renewables Market Expected to Exceed $165 Billion in 2028 Navigant Research, September 19, 2019

Electrification is An All Around Winner  Clean Coalition, September 17, 2019

Greater wildfire risks prompt growth of electrical ‘microgrids’ to rely less on PG&E, Santa Rosa Press Democrat, September 14, 2019

A Cutting Edge Virtual Power Project In Utah, With Batteries Managed By The Utility, Forbes, August 27, 2019

A plan to unlock local clean energy for a climate resilient California grid, Susannah Churchill, Vote Solar, August 27, 2019

Let’s reduce wholesale market costs by tapping the full potential of DERs,  Chris Rauscher, Sunrun, August 27, 2019

In the new normal of wildfires, California must build a reliable energy system  Tim Edwards, Cal Fire Fighters, August 13, 2019

The road to reinvention  Anne Pramaggiore, Exelon Utilities,  May/June 2019

The Bottom-Up (R)Evolution of the Electric Power System, Lorenzo Kristov, IEEE Power & Energy Magazine, March-April 2019

Don’t let PG&E’s perfectly good bankruptcy go to waste Lorenzo Kristov and Mark Ferron, March 12, 2019

Clean energy technologies threaten to overwhelm the grid. Here’s how it can adapt. The centralized, top-down power grid is outdated. Time for a bottom-up redesign. David Roberts,, December 27, 2018

Stone Edge Farm’s microgrid and the future of energy Ann Hancock, October 21, 2018

Comments to the CPUC on Customer Choice and Resilient Communities, Lorenzo Kristov, November 28, 2017