CPA & NextEra agree 15-year Californian storage PPA

April 12, 2023

Californian not-for-profit electricity provider Clean Power Alliance (CPA) has entered a 15-year power purchase agreement with NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, for a 75MW long-duration standalone energy storage project. 

The project is located at NextEra’s Desert Sands Energy Storage facility in Riverside County, California. 

CPA will begin storing and discharging energy from the facility in June 2026. The project marks CPA’s first executed contract incorporating eight-hour storage capabilities. 

CPA is an electricity provider for 30 cities across Los Angeles County and Ventura County.