Solar Electric Power Association Products & Services

View SEPA's Complimentary Utility Solar Market Snapshot

The Solar Electric Power Association's (SEPA) new briefing, Utility Solar Market Snapshot, is the most up-to-date look at where solar has been and where it's going. The most solar-active electric utilities reported to SEPA and we are delivering this actionable...

Electric Utilities, Energy Storage and Solar: Trends in Technologies, Applications and Costs

SEPA's new report, Electric Utilities, Energy Storage and Solar:Trends in Technologies, Applications and Costs  provides a current snapshot of the technologies, companies, and utilities using storage today. It also provides insight into the future technologies...

New SEPA Report: Unlocking Advanced Inverter Functionality

Explore a Smart Inverter Roadmap for Advanced Utility Engagement  The inverter is the critical link between solar and the electric grid. SEPA's new report, " Unlocking Advanced Inverter Functionality," explores the potential for advanced or "smart" inverters...

Gain Insight on Solar Forecasting Methods and Techniques

SEPA's Report Utilizes Intelligence from Solar Forecasting and Grid Operating Experts  Forecasting the future output of solar energy systems is an essential strategy for integrating high penetration of solar onto the nation's power grid.  If your company...

California's Bold Move to Advance Energy Storage

Key Points In October 2013, California became the first state to require electric utilities to meet specific targets for energy storage, mandating 1,325 megawatts of storage by 2020. Each of the three California utilities has separate storage targets...

Calculating the Value of Energy Storage

Key Points The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) developed an energy storage evaluation methodology and created simulation software that can be used to evaluate the potential cost effectiveness of energy storage under customizable assumptions....

Solar Electric Power Association

The Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) is an educational non-profit dedicated to advancing utility integration of solar through collaborative solutions, objective information and shared benefits to the utility, its customers and the...