US Energy Storage Needs National Standards and Regulations to Thrive Amid Clean Energy Transition: GAO

April 2023

Utility Dive

Severin Borenstein, Energy Institute Faculty Director, shares expertise with the Utility Dive around the challenge of establishing a standardized set of energy storage rules across the nation’s three energy grids.

“‘However, creating a standard set of energy storage rules across the nation is difficult in a country with three energy grids — in the East, West and Texas — with different regulations. The Texas grid operates under much less stringent rules than the other two, said Severin Borenstein.'”