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Gas Under Threat? California Regulators Target PG&E Natural Gas Plants With Energy Storage

Early this month, the California Public Utilities Commission issued a resolution that would direct utility Pacific Gas & Electric to open competitive solicitations for DERs -- energystorage mostly, but with room for other carbon-neutral “preferred resources” like demand response -- to cover the grid capacity and voltage needs now being served by three Northern California natural-gas-fired power plants.