Ade Dosunmu: Double Trouble in PJM’s Capacity Market

Recently, generator investment adequacy questions involving different independent system operators and regional transmission organizations (ISO-RTO) demonstrated challenges facing policy makers and market stakeholders in maintaining resource adequacy. These questions arise from market and regulatory dynamics, including low gas prices, new environmental regulations, high growth of variable renewable resource generators, and dissatisfaction by some regional stakeholders with market outcomes…learn more

Energy Efficiency Score Card Shows U.S. States with Best Energy Efficiency Records

The ACEEE State Energy Efficiency Scorecard gives a progress report on state energy efficiency policies and programs that save energy and produce environmental and economic benefits. The Scorecard uses data vetted by state energy officials to rank states in six categories—utility programs, transportation, building energy codes, combined heat and power, state initiatives, and appliance standards …learn more

Dominion Virginia Power Launches Magic School Bus

In 2020, Dominion will partner with local school districts and begin replacing diesel buses with electric in phases, starting with 50, then adding 200 per year for the next 5 years. The initiative is intended to benefit the environment, communities, and schools. A Request for Proposal for electric manufacturers is underway and the application for school districts will open September 5th, 2019 …learn more