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Vehicle-Grid Integration Working Group, Workshop #4

January 22 @ 10:00 am - January 23 @ 1:30 pm UTC-7

Workshop #4 of the Joint Interagency Vehicle-Grid Integration Working Group will be held on January 22-23, 2020 in downtown San Francisco.

The two days of the workshop will take place at two different locations:


Note: subject to adjustment given proposals and presentations submitted by parties

Day 1, Wednesday Jan 22nd.

Stanford Conference Room
4 Embarcadero Center, 
San Francisco, CA 94111

The Conference Center is located in Four Embarcadero Center on the Promenade Level.  Take the elevator to the Promenade Level and follow signs for “Conference Center.” We are located on the Promenade Level across from Sens Restaurant.

Parking Info: http://embarcaderocen.wpengine.com/parking/

10:00-10:20 – Welcome, agenda, introductions, Working Group update

10:20-11:40 – Review of scoring results

  • Overview of Subgroup B work on scoring
  • Scoring compilation and summary
  • Numerical and graphical representations of scoring results

11:40-12:30 – Feedback and commentary by parties on scoring results

  • Observations on scoring results
  • Divergences and variances of scoring results
  • Strengths and weaknesses of scoring results

12:30-1:30 – Lunch

1:30-3:15 – Presentations of party proposals for answering PUC Question (a), “What VGI use cases can provide value now, and how can that value be captured?”

  • Interpretations of scoring results and implications of results for answering PUC Question (a)
  • Real-time interactive views of scoring results and the meaning of the scoring results
  • Questions and clarifications of party proposals

3:15-3:30 – Break

3:30 – 5:00 – Discussion and conclusions from parties’ proposals

  • Which proposals or ideas seem clear and can be adopted readily?
  • Which proposals or ideas need further consideration and discussion?
  • How do stakeholders agree or disagree on benefits, costs, implementability of proposals?
  • What further work may be needed beyond this workshop?

Day 2, Thursday Jan 23rd.

Golden Gate Room,
Public Utilities Commission Offices, 
505 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

Directions and Parking Info: https://www.cpuc.ca.gov/Directions/

9:00-9:15 – Address by Commissioner Rechtschaffen

9:15-10:45 – Discussion and conclusions from parties’ proposals (continued)

  • Moving towards convergence of answers
  • Recognition of consensus and non-consensus and different party positions
  • Further actions to be taken by 1/30 Working Group call

11:00-12:00 – Policy implications from scoring and screening

  • Past stakeholder comments on policy from screening, scoring, and Subgroup discussions
  • Policy-relevant items from yesterday’s and this morning’s discussions
  • Looking ahead to next stage of Working Group on policy recommendations

12:00-12:30 – Wrap up, next steps, next Working Group call, next Subgroup


Remote Access for both days will be available through Zoom. 

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Please contact proche@gridworks.org with questions.


January 22 @ 10:00 am
January 23 @ 1:30 pm
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Stanford Room
4 Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, CA 94111 United States
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