Recordings and presentations of past webinars are available below. All our upcoming webinars are listed here.
CAISO avoiding fix to massive market distortion that harms local renewables and California ratepayers
This Transmission Access Charges (TAC) Campaign webinar exposed how transmission costs in California are erroneously allocated to local energy sources that do not require use of the transmission grid while resulting in a massive market distortion that harms ratepayers, hinders local and state energy goals, and minimizes local economic development opportunities.
Overcoming Regulatory Obstacles to Distributed Renewable Energy + California’s Transmission Access Charges
The Municipal Sustainability & Energy Forum held a webinar to dissect and analyze regulatory obstacles to distributed renewable energy, with an additional focus on California’s controversial Transmission Access Charges. Baird Brown of Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP and Katie Ramsey of the Clean Coalition presented.
This webinar exposed how Transmission Access Charges (TAC) in California are being misapplied to local renewable energy resources and illuminate how a simple fix will benefit local renewables, ratepayers, and the environment.
The Clean Coalition, with Natural Capitalism Solutions, hosted a webinar on March 22, 2016 detailing how cities and towns are pursuing ambitious sustainability goals and establishing new models for deploying local renewable energy.
The Clean Coalition hosted a webinar to coincide with the launch of a campaign to remedy an unfair charge on local renewable energy in California. The one-hour webinar, titled “Transmission Access Charges (TAC): Fixing a major market distortion,” took place on November 11, 2015.
Greg Thomson, Programs Director for the Clean Coalition, presented in a webinar the benefits of establishing a Community Microgrid. The one-hour webinar, titled “A Six Step Methodology for Developing a Community Microgrid,” took place on October 15, 2015.
Sahm White, Economics & Policy Analysis Director for the Clean Coalition, presented during the National Regulatory Research Institute’s (NRRI) teleseminar, “Non-Transmission Alternatives,” which took place Thursday, July 30, 2015.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Fierce Energy, hosted a webinar titled Siting solar in distribution grids on Wednesday, May 14, 2015.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Green Power Conferences, hosted a webinar titled Building the business case for solar-storage hybrid systems on Thursday, December 18, 2014.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Green Power Conferences, hosted a webinar titled Connecting to the Grid on Thursday, October 16, 2014.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Green Power Conferences, hosted a webinar titled Planning the Grid to Optimize Distributed Energy Resources on Thursday, September 18, 2014.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Perfect Power Institute, delivered a webinar titled Community Microgrids: Creating a Resilient Power System with New Utility Business Opportunities on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
The Clean Coalition, in partnership with Fierce Energy, hosted a webinar titled Planning the Grid for Distributed Energy Resources on Wednesday, May 14, 2014.
The Clean Coalition and the Center for the New Energy Economy hosted a webinar titled Powering Change: Tools to Draft and Track Advanced Energy Legislation on Thursday, March 13, 2014.