by Julian Spector
May 11, 2017

The SGIP Easter Bunny dropped off many an egg last week, and California storage types are happily munching away on their hard-earned chocolate.

I’ll hold off on comprehensive analysis until we get the final results next week; several of the award categories went to a lottery after being oversubscribed, and that process is still wrapping up.

From what we know so far, though, a few things jump out.

One, the revamped system succeeded in parceling out funds to a highly distributed field. There are some familiar names at the top -- Advanced...