Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage (ACES) - FAQ


An informational webinar for the ACES Program Consultant RFP will be held on Friday, June 9, 2017, from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT. Register for the ACES Program Consultant webinar here.

An informational webinar for the ACES Energy Storage Demonstration RFP was held on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017. Additional resources can be found at the links below:

Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage (ACES) Informational Webinar Slides 

Frequently Asked Questions

In response to multiple requests for utility contact information, below is a listing of utilities who have expressed interested in partnering on the ACES RFP.

Utility Name Title Email
Eversource Energy Roshan Bhakta Energy Efficiency Consultant 
National Grid (for platform registration)

Derek Salisbury

Lead Buyer – Energy Innovations

National Grid (for project development questions)

Rishi Sondhi

Business Development Manager

West Boylston Municipal Light Plant Jonathan Fitch General Manager
Holyoke Gas & Electric Department Brian C. Beauregard Superintendent - Electric Division
Reading Municipal Light Department Thomas A. Ollila Integrated Resource Engineer
Ashburnham Municipal Light Plant Michael Rivers

General Manager

Taunton Municipal Lighting Plant

Christian Hopp

Energy Analyst