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Report November 1, 2021

Smart Rate Design for Distributed Energy Resources

By Mark LeBel, Jessica Shipley, Carl Linvill, Camille Kadoch

Net metering with monthly netting — a simple billing mechanism for distributed energy resources (DERs), often primarily solar PV — has existed since the early 1980s. In recent years, there has been a wide-ranging national debate about the best methods to reform rates for distributed energy resources, driven by the inefficiencies of traditional rate designs, c...

Distributed Generation, Storage, and EVs, Pricing and Rate Design Download View Summary
Presentation June 22, 2021

Beneficial Electrification and EV Rate Design

By Camille Kadoch, David Farnsworth

​In a presentation to the South Carolina Electric Vehicle Stakeholder Initiative, Camille Kadoch and David Farnsworth discussed how time-varying rate design plays a central role in optimizing the public benefits of electric vehicles....

Demand Response, Electric Vehicles, Pricing and Rate Design Download View Summary
Policy Brief June 15, 2021

Sharing the Good Stuff: Best Practices From Three Minnesota Initiatives

By Carl Linvill, Megan Anderson, David Littell, Camille Kadoch, David Farnsworth

Utility regulators, whether they be veterans or new to the job, are often eager to make a positive impact on the transformation of the electric sector by addressing such areas as distributed generation and storage, electric vehicles (EVs) and carbon policy. Many commissions are breaking new ground in these and other areas and can serve as examples to their peers....

Distributed Generation, Electric Vehicles, Regulation and Governance Download View Summary
Presentation May 13, 2021

Beneficial Electrification

By David Farnsworth, Camille Kadoch

​In a presentation for the Southeast Sustainability Directors Network, David Farnsworth and Camille Kadoch discussed strategies to ensure that electrification is beneficial to consumers, the environment and the grid.​  ...

Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency and Demand Response, Greenhouse Gas Management, Heating and Cooling Download View Summary
Presentation April 7, 2021

Electric Vehicles: Regulatory Considerations

By David Farnsworth, Camille Kadoch, Mark LeBel

In a presentation to the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners' Staff Subcommittee on Accounting and Finance, David Farnsworth, Camille Kadoch and Mark LeBel provided a comprehensive overview of regulatory considerations for electric vehicles....

Electric Vehicles, Pricing and Rate Design, Role of Regulatory Institutions Download View Summary
Presentation March 31, 2021

Establishing Clean Energy Goals Through RPS and CES Policies

By John Shenot, Camille Kadoch

​John Shenot and Camille Kadoch presented to a group of decision-makers interested in the differences between renewable portfolio standards and clean energy standards. The presentation also analyzes net-zero policies and additional considerations....

Greenhouse Gas Management, Renewable Energy Policies Download View Summary
Presentation January 5, 2021

Transportation Electrification Trends

By David Farnsworth, Camille Kadoch

In a presentation for the Kansas Corporation Commission, David Farnsworth and Camille Kadoch discussed opportunities for advancing transportation electrification through existing planning processes....

Electric Vehicles, Pricing and Rate Design Download View Summary
Presentation December 3, 2020

EV Policy Options for Montana

By Camille Kadoch, David Farnsworth

​In a webinar for Montana legislators and energy office staff, Camille Kadoch and David Farnsworth discussed electric vehicle policy options and the role of integrated resource planning in advancing transportation electrification....

Air Quality and Multi-Pollutant Strategies, Electric Vehicles, Integrated Resource Planning Download View Summary
Presentation October 29, 2020

Roadmap for Transportation Electrification: Options for Lawmakers

By Camille Kadoch, David Farnsworth, Mark LeBel, Frederick Weston

​In an interactive webinar, Camille Kadoch, David Farnsworth, Mark LeBel and Frederick Weston explored RAP's Roadmap for Electric Transportation in further detail, discussing the variety of ways states have addressed EV planning and incentives, removed barriers and empowered regulatory agencies as a means to increase transportation electrification. Clara Summer...

Electric Vehicles Download View Summary