Resiliency and Microgrids Events and Materials

Diesel Alternatives Workshop - August 25, 2020

Energy Division will host a public workshop with stakeholders examining alternatives to diesel generation for the 2021 fire season and future PSPS events. The workshop will focus on replacing substation-level generation used for PG&E's Temporary Generation Program.

The workshop will be held via WebEx. Agenda and links to join will be available soon.

Workshop 2 – August 5, 2020

Energy Division will host a public workshop to present and discuss the Staff Proposal for Track 2 of the proceeding.

Workshop will be held online via WebEx.

Read the agenda here  

View the workshop presentation here

WebCast Information:  

Event link: 

Password:  None 

Conference Call Information:  

Call-in number:  1-855-282-6330 (toll free); 1-415-655-0002 (toll) 

Access code: 146 230 2927   

Letters to Utilities

In March 2020, CPUC Executive Director Alice Stebbins sent letters directing PG&E, SCE, and SDG&E to take steps to implement resiliency solutions. Read the letters here:



Webinar - January 27, 2020

Energy Division hosted a public webinar on short-term actions to accelerate the deployment of microgrids and related resiliency solutions


Pre-Hearing Conference - December 17, 2019

9:30am CPUC Courtroom Hearing Room D., 505 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA  94102


Interconnection Discussion Forum - December 16, 2019 

Opera Plaza Community Room, 601 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA  94102


Workshop 1 - December 12, 2019


Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP)

Lessons Learned from Energy Commission Microgrid Research Activities

Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) Overview - CPUC 

Microgrid Resources Coalition  

Short-term Recommendations to Expedite Renewable Microgrid Deployments at Critical Facilities


PSPS Resilience- PG&E

City of Berkeley Microgrid Solutions

Resilience and RA From Distributed Batteries - East Bay Community Energy

Fuel Cells for Resilience and Decarbonization in California - CaSFCC 

Redwood Coast Airport Renewable Energy Microgrid

Microgrids for Resilience: The EcoBlock Model




Immigration Guide