27 Jul '18, 4pm

IREC has been leading national interconnection reform efforts for more than a decade.

Many states are experiencing a rapid onset of new challenges relating to significantly higher (and growing) penetrations of renewable energy and distributed energy resources (DERs) on the grid. Several states stand to benefit from the adoption of updated standards – not only to handle current and anticipated growth of DERs, but also to enable the integration of more cost-effective and efficient clean energy projects. Credit: zstockphotos Some states, on the other hand, have yet to adopt statewide interconnection standards. Yet other states continue to pioneer the new frontier of interconnection best practices, which are helping to lay the foundation for other states to follow. Consistently across numerous states, interconnection standards continue to emerge as a linchpin to the advent of a more modern grid, and there remains a prominent need to assist leading and lagging s...

Full article: https://irecusa.org/regulatory-reform/interconnection/

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