With aging infrastructure across the United States, utilities are working to upgrade their systems — and are doing so in all different ways. Southern California Edison (SCE) has announced a $12 million investment into improvements in downtown Santa Barbara. Show More Summary
More than 50 million smart meters have been deployed in the United States to date, with Southern California Edison responsible for about five million units in its service territory. Now that the billing functions have been fully implemented, utilities like SCE are looking at the next step for smart meters — specifically, how the data […]
A growing scandal about improper communications between power companies and state regulators has spread to the state's second-largest private utility, Southern California Edison.
Ever since California’s Public Utilities Commission announced a new energy storage mandate last year, the storage market in California has exploded. Last week, Southern California Edison (SCE) announced that it would acquire 250 MW of energy storage system as part of a larger plan. read more
The world's biggest battery is coming to California. Last week, Southern California Edison (SCE) revealed the winners of a massive 250-megawatt energy storage procurement round, one that could set new standards for incorporating distributed and customer-owned energy assets into grid operations. read more
The Tehachapi Energy Storage Project — the biggest battery energy storage project to date in North America — has now opened. The 32 MWh battery energy storage system built by Southern California Edison (SCE) comprises lithium-ion batteries...Show More Summary
Southern California Edison has signed contracts for more than 1,300 megawatts of new solar power across seven large-scale projects, according to a release. The utility has also recontracted 225 megawatts of geothermal energy with the existing California source, Geysers Power. read more
Southern California Edison recently launched another round of solicitations for small-scale renewable source projects, including solar, wind, geothermal and biomass, with the goal of procuring up to 290 megawatts from smaller-scale renewable projects through a Renewable Auction Mechanism (RAM). Show More Summary
In 2013, California electric utilities continued to lead the way in smart grid deployment. Specifically, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E), and Southern California Edison (SCE) have reached a point in their smart grid plans where most of the hard grid assets (physical assets such as equipment, smart meters, etc.) Continue reading ?
Southern California Edison (SCE) wants at least $2.4 billion from ratepayers over the next seven years to cover the costs of the shuttered San Onofre nuclear plant, according to the Associated Press. The San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in southern California was initially shut down in January 2012 after operators discovered damaged tubing in [...]
ecobee’s Smart Si thermostat with ZigBee Smart Energy Profile (SEP) is now compatible with Southern California Edison’s (SCE) advanced metering infrastructure network. via Renew Grid: Content / Products & Technology / ecobee Thermostats Now Compatible With SCE’s Smart Grid.
Energy efficiency and smart thermostat company ecobee’s Smart Si thermostat with ZigBee Smart Energy Profile (SEP) is now compatible with Southern California Edison’s (SCE) advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network. As a compatible...Show More Summary
Southern California Edison (SCE) released a white paper today regarding insights gleaned from its Electric Vehicle (EV) readiness program. The paper, titled “Charged Up: Southern California Edison’s Key Learnings about Electric Vehicles,...Show More Summary
Southern California Edison is the latest utility to leverage smart thermostats that are already peppered through its territory for residential demand response. Rather than just picking one or two thermostat manufacturers, SCE has teamed up with a range of thermostat makers and service providers for its latest pilot. Show More Summary
EnergyHub and Southern California Edison (SCE) announced that EnergyHub is enrolling thermostats from a number of thermostat manufacturers and service providers, including Alarm.com, Radio Thermostat Company of America, Vivint, and several...Show More Summary
Southern California Edison recently decided to shut down the San Onofre nuclear power plant after trouble with faulty generators. This month, The Planning Report consulted Long Beach Mayor, ISO Chair, and former SCE president Bob Foster on the impact the closure will have on energy supply in the Southland, and how the state plans to counter Continue reading ?
Southern California Edison Partners with Customers to Conserve Energy ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As Southern Californians prepare for summer, Southern California Edison (SCE) is asking customers to be especially conservation-minded...Show More Summary
Southern California has decided to shut down Units 2 and 3 of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS), according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. SCE, the majority owner and operator of SONGS, notified San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), a regulated public utility that provides electricity and natural gas service [...]
SCE Exercised Responsible Oversight for Replacement Steam Generators at the San Onofre Nuclear Plant ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Letters released today by Southern California Edison (SCE) demonstrate that it exercised responsible...Show More Summary
Southern California Edison Reaches Settlement in Malibu Wildfire Investigation ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Southern California Edison (SCE) and the Safety and Enforcement Division of the California Public Utilities Commission...Show More Summary