Olivine CEO Beth Reid explains the DRAM

Bids for California’s Demand Response Auction Mechanism (DRAM) are due today (10/26). Under this program, the state’s IOUs will acquire at least 22 MW of resource adequacy (RA) in 2016 giving participants access to the wholesale market. Olivine has been a...

SSP Refinements

We are making some updates to the SSP! The following changes will be made effective Thursday, October 1, 2015, with all other aspects of the pilot to remain the same. 1) Remove the requirement to bid at the NBT Qualifying bid blocks may now be at any price between the...

Are you ready to take advantage of the DRAM? 

California is gearing up for the Demand Response Auction Mechanism (DRAM) Pilot this fall. The DRAM will use an open bidding process to enable the state’s investor-owned utilities (IOUs) to secure enough demand response (DR) resources to meet their resource adequacy...