Crescendo Power announces the formation of a Board of Advisors comprised of three energy veterans with a diverse background to provide strategic guidance and market strategy for Crescendo's $30M Fund 1. Hugh Baker, Scott Deatherage, and Craig Rizzo will be supporting Managing Directors Coleman Adams, Urs Gisiger and Todd Price in an advisory capacity.
HDBaker & Company has prepared a memorandum that summarizes some of the key provisions of the draft Hawaiian Electric Companies Renewable Energy RFPs and the model Power Purchase Agreements (“PPAs”).
California has a number of characteristics that make their energy storage mandate work. It would be a mistake however to assume that what works in California will work elsewhere.
Excluding projects already under development that are included in the Hawaiian Electric resource Action Plan, approximately 300 MW of utility–scale additional renewable generation and as much as 200 MW of energy storage are needed on the islands of Oahu, Maui and Hawaii.
Here we discuss regulatory and policy considerations related to microgrids. A comprehensive regulatory and policy paradigm for microgrids does not currently exist in Hawaii. It is wise to approach policy making from a holistic rather than piecemeal basis.