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In just six months, San Diego Gas & Electric Company (SDG&E) - a Sempra Energy utility, constructed North America’s largest lithium ion battery storage facility in Escondido, California. With it, they demonstrated a key component of the smart grid technology that will serve to maximize the potential and availability of renewable energy resources. The 30 megawatt Escondido facility contains 400,000 battery packs capable of storing 120 megawatt hours of power—enough to power 20,000 homes for four hours.

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San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) a Sempra Energy utility, is at the forefront of addressing the threat of wildfires. Learn more about SDG&E’s innovative Weather Center and the team of meteorologists using advanced data to mitigate risks by analyzing data from 177 weather stations throughout the San Diego region to model threats, manage the electricity grid, notify the public of impeding dangers, and help first responders.

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NuScale has designed a small modular nuclear reactor (SMR) that has a simplified design making it safe, scalable and cost efficient all while meeting expanding energy needs. Their reactor has a wide range of applications – it can desalinate water, support renewables resources, provide highly reliable power or serve as emissions-free baseload power. This technology has global ramifications; specifically, the potential to provide clean water and electricity, reliably and affordably, for those who need it.