California has embraced the adoption of distributed energy resources (DER) as an important strategy to meet its commitments to increase renewable and zero-carbon resources and support transportation and building electrification.  In its role in gathering and analyzing critical energy system data to support energy policy development, the California Energy Commission (CEC) launched this informational proceeding to further explore, collect information, conduct assessments, and support recommendations for the role of DERs in California’s energy future.

Upcoming Events

October 10, 2022 | 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Remote or In-Person
The California Energy Commission (CEC) will host a workshop to provide an update on actions taken for revising land use screens for statewide electric system planning. Under a separate notice, the CEC will release a staff report on land use screens for discussion and public comment at the workshop.


Order Instituting Informational Proceeding on Distributed Energy Resources in California’s Energy Future