What are we doing to green the grid?
The ISO is committed to supporting important energy and environmental policies while maintaining reliability through a resilient power grid system.
Installed renewable resources (as of 05/01/2018)
NOTE — Reporting Net Dependable Capacity only (numbers are rounded). Only fully commercial units are counted, not partials or test energy, as reported via the Master Generating File and captured in the Master Control Area Generating Capability List found on OASIS under “Atlas Reference”.
*Includes 20 MW of storage integrated with power plants
Learn more about the Western Energy Imbalance Market and the potential benefits of a fully integrated regional grid.
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Integrating renewables reliably
The ISO is focused on the reliable integration of zero-emission resources such as solar and wind power in support of the state's renewables portfolio standard.
Using renewables to operate the grid