How Orange and Rockland Utilities reduced interconnection application errors by 95%


PowerClerk: The DER interconnection control center In September 2016, we released an important new integration capability that enables utilities to use PowerClerk® to create their own distributed energy resource (DER) interconnection control center. By using web service integrations and a cloud-hosted business process management solution as a central hub, utilities…

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Integration of Behind-the-Meter PV Fleet Forecasts into Utility Grid System Operations


This paper describes a study, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, to evaluate new, state-of-the-art solar irradiance forecasting models, and integrate behind-the-meter PV forecasts into the California Independent System Operator’s (ISO) load forecasts. This work culminated in a GO decision being made by the California ISO to include zonal…

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