Feb 17, 2022

New White Paper Promotes Strategies to Modernize Electric Grid Through Integrating Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) at Scale

Long interconnection queues and inefficient processes have slowed the deployment of DERs to a halt in many states, despite a growing body of research that demonstrates rapidly scaling up DERs.

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February 16th, 2022

Interconnection is the primary obstacle to creating a modern grid with more distributed solar and storage

Washington, D.C. — The Coalition for Community Solar Access and Local Solar for All today issued a comprehensive white paper relating to the policies and regulations impacting the deployment of distributed energy resources (DERs), highlighting that interconnection (the process of connecting local clean energy and storage projects to the electric grid) represents both the biggest challenge to overcome and the best opportunity to drive growth going forward.

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