Finally, a clear path to meet your climate action, sustainability and reliability goals.
From innovative R&D that unlocks critical advances to next-generation software and expertise – Olivine has the resources, tools and relationships to accelerate the transformation to net zero carbon electrical grid emissions.
Utility Program Management with the Olivine DER™ Platform
Olivine is at the forefront of the electrical industry’s rapid transformation, working with leading clients and partner companies to define the new energy future. We work cooperatively with utilities, independent system operators (ISOs), aggregators and other resource owners to provide program management, market bidding and award monitoring, telemetry and scheduling coordinator services.
Olivine’s highly configurable DERMS platform offers ultimate flexibility in enabling all aspects of the wholesale market as well as utility-managed grid services and operational simulation while being agnostic as to the specific technology associated with the resource.
Designing first-of-a-kind, proof-of-concept projects, Olivine has developed unique approaches to solving behind-the-meter challenges.
Learn why three of the four largest utilities in the nation choose Olivine.
Olivine is supporting California utilities and state agencies in deploying innovative DER pilot programs to rapidly respond to grid emergencies and mitigate the impacts of climate change during times of peak grid stress. In 2021, Olivine was instrumental in supporting PG&E – to launch and operationalize its Emergency Load Reduction Program (ELRP) in record time …Read more
Olivine served as the Program Administrator and Scheduling Coordinator of two PG&E Demand Response pilots: the Supply Side II Pilot (SSP) and the award-winning Excess Supply Pilot (XSP). SSP examined the participation of proxy demand resources (PDRs) in the CAISO wholesale day-ahead market; and XSP studied the ability of different types of DERs to increase …Read more
When the leader in DER program design and optimization joins forces with the world’s top technology innovators, great things happen. Olivine’s innovative infrastructure and services connect utility clients to the industry’s leading grid experts at the cutting edge of technology development.
Whether your organization’s products benefit our client programs, your innovations advance the state of research or you want to add new participants with controllable technologies to your DR/DER programs your opportunity starts today.
See why Olivine’s technology partner collaborations are successful.
Olivine has partnered with Electrify America to create the largest battery-backed DC fast charging virtual power plant (VPP) offering in CAISO. Olivine has partnered with Electrify America to create the largest battery-backed direct current (DC) electric vehicle fast charging virtual power plant (VPP) offering in CAISO. Electrify America has built the largest open DC fast-charging …Read more
Olivine administers BMW’s ChargeForward program, an electric vehicle (EV) smart charging program that shifts battery charging times from nighttime to mid-day. PG&E, Olivine, and BMW, joined forces to launch a unique program that rewards BMW drivers in the San Francisco Bay Area with financial incentives for participating in demand response and excess supply events. While …Read more
Olivine supported the strategic solar design and advanced integration measures for the Community Solar Value Project (CSVP), which is aimed at increasing the scale, reach and value of utility-based community solar programs by…Read more
The industry is constantly in flux and customers are challenged to keep pace with evolving goals, regulations, customer requirements, and technology. Since its inception, Olivine has stayed ahead of the energy market through our engagements with leading U.S. research and development organizations.
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Olivine is teaming with LBNL to accelerate the transition from static energy efficiency to dynamic energy management in California. Olivine is one of Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory’s key partners on its CalFlexHub project, funded by the California Energy Commission, which draws upon the capabilities of an interdisciplinary private-public partnership to advance technologies that enable flexible, grid-integrated …Read more
Olivine’s electric vehicle grid integration projects cover the spectrum of electric vehicle types, technologies and use cases. Olivine has developed and managed a number of electric vehicle (EV) grid integration projects. These projects have encompassed various capacities of residential, public, and fleet charging applications under different use cases. To assist with these projects, Olivine has …Read more