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SDG&E’s Jim Avery on the Promise of EVs and the Pitfalls of Solar: James Avery, senior vice president of pow...

SDG&E’s Jim Avery on the Promise of EVs and the Pitfalls of Solar: James Avery, senior vice president of pow...

James Avery, senior vice president of power supply at San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), is often asked if rooftop solar is ruining his business. SDG&E currently has 45,000 customers with rooftop solar -- more than 7 percent of the roughly 600,000 solar systems installed in the United States today -- and that number is increasing by 4 percent to 5 percent each month. “I get asked this question,” said Avery. “‘Isn’t rooftop solar destroying your business?' 'You've lost all your sales, where’s your growth?’” Yes, solar is creating some grid issues, but the utility isn’t in any sort of decline, he said. One major reason, in California anyway, is electric vehicles (EVs). To meet the state’s aggressive greenhouse gas objectives, virtually every vehicle in the state will have to be powered by an alternative fuel by 2050. For the vast majority of passengers cars, electricity is ex...

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