A Definitive Guide to the Updated SGIP Incentive Program (2020 Edition)

The Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) in California is the longest running and most lucrative incentive program for behind-the-meter energy storage projects in the country. The program received a historic new commitment of funding in 2018 when the California legislature passed Senate Bill 700 (SB 700), which provided the program an …

Webinar Recap: SGIP Equity Resiliency Budget – How to Identify & Close Deals

It’s no secret that the recent updates to one of the most lucrative and successful distributed energy programs in the country, the Self-Generation Incentive Program, have been a cause for confusion for many. Since the passing of Senate Bill 700 and seeing the California Public Utilities Commission’s (CPUC) finalized plan …

WEBINAR: SGIP Equity Resiliency Budget: How to Identify & Close Deals

Summary: The SGIP Equity Resiliency Budget is one of the most favorable incentives for energy storage projects in California to date. It’s at the forefront of almost all conversations with an incentive level set at $1,000/kWh. This level of assistance will likely subsidize an entire system, leading to a dramatic increase in energy storage installations […]

6 Thoughts on the Current State of Residential Energy Storage Market in California

We hosted a webinar recently entitled “Modeling the Economics Residential Energy Storage Projects in California” where we shared all of our latest insights on the market. We’re constantly learning and adjusting our thinking as the market evolves. We’re fortunate to have a front-row seat, working closely with many of the …

WEBINAR: Modeling the Economics of Residential Energy Storage in California

Summary: The residential energy storage market in California is growing with the assistance of declining battery prices and more “storage friendly” rate schedules. This webinar overviews all the factors playing into residential storage in California including SGIP, the SB700 extension, new SGIP requirements and the best/worst rate schedules in the three IOU’S (PG&E, SCE, SDG&E) […]

We Updated our SGIP Incentives

We made a small update to the logic we use to calculate (SGIP) Self Generation Incentive Program energy storage incentives that we want to make users aware of. The SGIP Program Handbook states that the energy capacity of a storage system, which the SGIP incentive is paid based on, is …

WEBINAR: California Residential Storage Market Updates

Summary: This webinar reviews where the California residential energy storage market stands today and the updates that are being made to encourage storage throughout the state. Agenda: Overview – Energy Toolbase – 2:05 Resi storage motivations – 4:44 SGIP program data & updates – 6:36 SB 700 summary & updates – 15:22 Ranking: best residential […]