ESDER Phase 3 Workshop

As part of the kickoff discussion for the third phase of the Energy Storage and Distributed Energy Resource (ESDER) initiative, the ISO is facilitating an onsite, stakeholder-led workshop on November 6, 2017. At this workshop, stakeholders are asked to present their views and analyses on the three main topics proposed in the ESDER Phase 3 Issue Paper (demand response, multiple-use applications, the non-generator resource model), as well as any additional topics for consideration.  The ISO plans on using this input to scope and prioritize the straw proposal.

Information and materials related to the workshop are available on the ISO website, ESDER Phase 3 initiative webpage at

If planning to attend the workshop in person, please RSVP by close of business November 2 at

Stakeholders interested in presenting at the workshop, email James Bishara at by October 30that you are interested, and submit your presentation to him by close of business November 1.

After the event, please submit comments on the workshop materials and discussion to by close of business November 20.


Meeting Details

Date: Monday, November 6, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Location: California ISO, 250 Outcropping Way, Folsom, CA 95630


Web Conference Information

Web Address (URL):

Audio connection instructions will be available after connecting to the web conference.


Telephone-Only Participation

Please only use this dial-in method if unable to participate by web to ensure the ability to participate in Q&A.

Call in: 1-877-369-5230, Access Code: 0881798#

CAISO: 250 Outcropping Way, Folsom, CA 95630
Event Date: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 09:00 to 15:00
Focus Area: 
Distributed Energy Resources