California AB 2514 Mandate and LCR Procurements: Lessons From Round 1 and Goals for the Future

2014 was a landmark year for storage in California. AB 2514 procurement decisions were set in motion, and SCE announced procurement of 100+ MW of front-of-meter storage. Additionally, there were procurement decisions made by other public utilities. Join this panel representing utilities, policymakers and vendors to understand the business and policy choices behind these procurement decisions and look at how future storage procurements could play out.

Moderator: Jeff St. John, Reporter, Greentech Media
Jesse Bryson, Principal Manager, Contract Origination, Southern California Edison
Manisha Lakhanpal, Senior Analyst, Grid Planning and Reliability, California Public Utilities Commission
Randy Nicholson, Policy Manager, San Diego Gas & Electric
Charles Post, Energy Storage Program Manager, Pacific Gas and Electric Company