California is already experiencing the impacts of climate change in the form of extreme heatwaves, wildfire and drought. Because of rising demand driven by higher temperatures combined with delays in new projects from supply chain issues, state forecasters expect tight electricity conditions during summer months for the next several years.

Summer Reliability

Analysis conducted to estimate and prepare for the gaps between supply and demand during average and extreme weather events for recent years.

Diablo Canyon

Information related to Diablo Canyon Power Plant assessments, including statutorily-mandated reports.

Strategic Reliability Reserve

Includes three programs developed to provide resources during extreme events.

Opt-In Certification Provisions

New certification program for eligible non-fossil-fueled power plants and related facilities to optionally seek certification from the CEC.