The EPIC Strategic Goals Workshop Process took place from August 16 - September 20, 2023
to help the California Public Utilities Commission identify critical research, development,
and demonstration (RD&D) pathways for the next EPIC 5 (2026-2030) funding cycle.
This program is funded by California utility customers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission.
The State of California's Electric Program Investment Charge (EPIC) Program is one of the country's largest energy innovation funding efforts, focused on accelerating new and emerging clean energy technologies.
The EPIC Database allows you to browse and search for electricity RD&D projects focused on innovation in renewable energy, grid reliability, building energy efficiency and decarbonization, electric vehicles, and more.
Explore projects working to build resiliency for communities in the face of Public Safety Power Shutoffs, extreme heat, and other threats.
See what companies are doing to optimize electric vehicle charging, such as V2G school buses, automated load management, or vehicle-to-home solutions for power outages..
Read about projects that have demonstrated community benefits in Disadvantaged Communities.
Find technology that was tested and deployed in the field, by a utility or a customer.
Explore projects by area of focus, such as these projects working to advance renewable energy and clean generation.
You can browse projects based on administrator, like utilities Pacific Gas & Electric, San Diego Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison, or the California Energy Commission. Check out these Pacfici Gas & Electric Projects.
Learn more about the EPIC Database