Jeff St. John examines a new report on electric vehicles today from researchers at GridLab, Energy Innovation and the University of California, Berkeley. The report signals that an all-electric transition will achieve:
- About $2.7 trillion in consumer cost savings through 2050.
- 150,000 avoided premature deaths and nearly $1.3 trillion in avoided health and environmental costs through 2050.
- 45 percent economywide carbon emissions reductions by 2030 relative to 2005 levels.
- More than 2 million net jobs created by 2035.
- Read it here.
A new study finds massive carbon, health and jobs benefits stemming from a fast EV rollout — if policies can align to make it happen. Read more →
OhmConnect will use a $3 million state grant to reach out to disadvantaged communities for help in solving the state’s peak grid challenges. Read more →
Ladies and gentlemen, Julian Spector 🍍🍹🌴
In honor of Julian's first week at Canary, we let him wax poetic on battery storage, the energy transition, Las Vegas vs. Anaheim, and his latest hobby: tiki drinks.
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