Policies that accelerate the transition to renewable energy and a modern grid

Our vision

From 2025 onward, at least 25% of all electricity generated from newly added generation capacity in the United States will be from local renewable energy sources.

WDG procurement

Working to unleash the vastly underserved wholesale distributed generation (WDG) market in California.

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WDG interconnection

Fixing the broken interconnection process for commercial-scale solar in California.

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Optimizing policies and market mechanisms

Developing policies and market mechanisms that will optimize the benefits of Community Microgrids.

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Distribution Resources Planning

Establishing a comprehensive, transparent framework to improve distribution system planning.

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Alternatives to gas plants

Showing show that solar+storage can cost-effectively obviate the need for new gas peaker plants.

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Transmission Access Charges Campaign

Fixing the unfair way transmission charges are currently being assessed in most of California.

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Legislative action

Pursuing legislative channels to help bring more clean local energy to California and the rest of the U.S.

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Advanced inverters

Showing that advanced inverters can cost-effectively optimize power quality, system reliability, and economics.

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Recent news

The latest in clean local energy

Learn about our innovative projects and initiatives on our blog, and see what others are reporting about our important work.

Community Microgrids in the spotlight

Wildfires and power outages are bringing unprecedented attention to these resilience solutions.

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Clean Coalition policy wins in 2019 set the stage for Community Microgrid proliferation in the…

This year saw further progress on a wide range of issues in support of clean local energy.

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A pivotal year for the Goleta Load Pocket Community Microgrid

2020 is staged for significant development of this resilience solution, which will showcase the energy system of the future.

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