Demand Side Management

How utilities can modify consumer demand and usage through incentives and education.


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PG&E, GM Collaborate on Pilot to Reimagine Use of EVs as Backup Power Sources for Customers

March 14, 2022
PG&E and GM will test vehicles with cutting-edge bidirectional charging technology that can help safely power the essential needs of a properly equipped home.
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Demand Side Management

On 20th Anniversary of Northeast Blackout, PSE&G Remains Prepared to Meet Peak Summer Electric Demand

Aug. 14, 2023
Planned infrastructure investments in 2023 exceeding $3.5 billion to enhance resiliency and maintain reliability.
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California Energy Commission Approves Plan to Boost Clean Energy Capacity by 7,000 MW

June 6, 2023
Doubling current levels to power up to seven million homes by 2030.
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Outage Management

Energy Conservation, Customer Programs Must be Priority in Grid Emergencies

Jan. 20, 2023
Because demand has outpaced capacity additions, ERCOT must rely on better grid operation to keep up with load growth.
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Demand Side Management

Ten Energy Efficiency Actions to Reduce Costs and Emissions in the New Year

Jan. 18, 2023
Energy Efficiency Movement Playbook provides industrial companies, who account for 42% of electricity consumption, 10 tangible actions to reduce energy costs and carbon emissions...
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Demand Side Management

California Commission Sets Stage to Enable Widespread Demand Flexibility

July 19, 2022
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), recognizing the importance of demand-side strategies in meeting the state’s climate and reliability goals, has approved the ...
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Energy Storage

25,000 PG&E, Tesla Customers Invited to Form Large Distributed Battery

July 13, 2022
More than 1500 customers already enrolled in home battery-based virtual power plant.
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Demand Side Management

Leap and NRG Energy Partner on Next-Gen Grid Services Program in Texas

July 8, 2022
Dynamic load reduction program enables distributed energy resources to bolster grid flexibility and help protect against price volatility.
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Demand Side Management

Duke Energy Carolinas Customers Set Summertime Record For Electricity Use

June 22, 2022
Duke Energy Carolinas achieves new summer peak usage record: 21,086 MWh.