This page provides a list of policy and code compliance resources relevant to the deployment of energy storage systems (EES) for local governments. These links are offered as a service to local governments and have not been fact-checked by BayREN. Suggest additional links for this page by emailing

Checklists and Guidelines for Energy Storage Battery System Requirements (2016 Code)


Trainings for ESS Requirements (2016 and 2019 Codes)


California Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) Renewable Energy


California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)