FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZGlobal Power Engineering and Energy Solutions (ZGlobal) announced today a successful increase to its Energy Portfolio Management Services, with the full deployment of Phase 2 for Silicon Valley Clean Energy’s (SVCE) Community Choice Aggregation program. SVCE launched Phase 1 in April 2017 and is steadily increasing its load from 200 MW to 750 MW. This represents nearly 231,000 customer accounts with an annual load of 3,600 GWh’s.
“We are pleased to add additional customer load to our existing portfolio. We’ve augmented our staff to prepare for the increase allowing us to provide the best service to our clients,” said Christine Vangelatos, ZGlobal’s Executive Director of Analytics.
ZGlobal currently manages a diverse generation portfolio consisting of solar, wind, energy storage, hydro, geothermal, biomass, biofuel and fossil fuel resources totaling 1,775 MW spanning California, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, Wyoming and Nevada along with customer load of 1,440 MW serving nearly eight million Californians.
In addition, ZGlobal provides reliability and compliance services for sharing of operating reserves for the Southwest Reserve Sharing Group (SRSG). SRSG is comprised of fifteen utilities with 24,803 MW peak load and 24,779 MW of generation capacity covering Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Colorado, Texas and California including the Imperial Valley.
Silicon Valley Clean Energy is a community-owned agency servicing most of the Santa Clara County communities through acquiring clean, 100% carbon-free electricity on behalf of residents and businesses. As a public agency, Member jurisdictions include Campbell, Cupertino, Gilroy, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Saratoga, Sunnyvale and the unincorporated areas of Santa Clara County. For more information please visit: SVCleanEnergy.org.
ZGlobal Inc. is a Power Engineering Consultancy firm staffed by veterans of the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) and various California utilities. The group is led by Ziad Alaywan P.E., who served as the Manager of PG&E real time operations from 1985 to 1995. As one of the first CAISO employees in 1996, Mr. Alaywan led the certification and rapid implementation of the CAISO markets and grid and successfully launched the CAISO on 3/31/1998. Mr. Alaywan later became CAISO’s Managing Director of Grid and Market Operations until 2004. For more information please visit: www.zglobal.biz