Watch: Technologies for Renewable Energy Storage

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Toward a Disaster Resilient California:

Technologies for Renewable Energy Storage

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CCST Expert Briefing held July 20th, 2021 on energy storage technologies that can help improve California’s resiliency to climate change and meet the State’s SB 100 goal of 100% renewable energy by 2045.

Expert Panelists:

Janea Scott, Moderator
Senior Counselor to the Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals
U.S. Department of the Interior
Former Vice Chair, California Energy Commission

Noel M. Bakhtian
Berkeley Lab
Energy Storage Center

Joan Casey
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Environmental Health Sciences

Robert D. Cormia
Foothill College
Chemistry

Sarah Kurtz
UC Merced
School of Engineering

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