CGA is laying the groundwork for storage to enhance grid reliability & flexibility
Reducing interconnection costs
MISO granted CGA's request to review Energy Storage dispatch in the shoulder study case. Storage is intended to reduce congestion. CGA successfully pushed MISO to stop studying storage withdrawal under peak conditions.
Advocated for the adoption of 1,000 MW solar/wind/storage rather than new natural gas in a utility Integrated Resource Plan in Minnesota.
Keeping MISO on track
CGA organized a coalition urging FERC to keep the current Order 841 implementation date, i.e., no 3-year delay.
Streamlined Storage additions in Surplus Interconnection requests
CGA successfully advocated to keep storage in Surplus Interconnection Requests prior to signing Generator Interconnection Agreements (GIA).