Battery on the Beat: 1.3-MWh Energy Storage Powers Vermont Outdoor Concert Venue

The Ben and Jerry’s Outdoor Concert Series at the Shelburne Museum in Waterbury is hitting the upbeat on decarbonization, with a grid-charged NOMAD energy storage asset supplying...

Department of Energy to Fund Non-Lithium Long-Duration Energy Storage Projects

The Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations issued a notice of intent this month indicating it would fund three to 15 projects, spending up to $100 million.
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Minigrid Projects to Significantly Expand Access to Electricity in Two African Nations

New minigrid projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia will accelerate access to clean, reliable electricity for rural populations.

Think Microgrid Warns DOE’s Zero Emission Building Definition Ignores Microgrids

In an open letter to Department of Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, Think Microgrid, a policy advocacy group for the microgrid industry, said the department’s new zero emissions...
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Defense Department Office Elevates Microgrid Developer Enchanted Rock's Gen-sets as "Awardable" for Digital & AI Marketplace

Military microgrids are a growing sub-sector in project development. In the past year, the U.S. Army, New York Air National Guard, Air Force, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and ...

Unlocking the Energy Transition with Solar Added to Microgrids in 8 Remote Alaska Communities

Each of the communities of Anvik, Grayling, Holy Cross, Huslia, Kaltag, Minto, Nulato and Shageluk now has its own existing microgrid consisting of a centralized diesel-powered...
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Uganda Integrated Energy Minigrid Project Wins Prestigious Award

The Twaake integrated energy minigrid was recognized at this week’s Reuters Global Energy Transition 2024 Awards for its work in delivering economical, clean energy to the community...
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Toast to Texas: The Microgrid 2025 Conference Page is Up and Running

We’re going for even bigger and better next April 15-17 when the 10th MGK Conference happens in Dallas. To paraphrase Texans about their state, it’s going to be a whole other ...

Propane Is a Sustainable Choice for Growing Microgrid Need

Construction professionals rely on propane’s lower emissions and enhanced resiliency

QuickChat: The Eco-Friendly Advances of Propane

Join Rod Walton and the Propane Education & Research Council’s Jim Bunsey for a discussion detailing the important role that propane is playing in decarbonization efforts...

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Making Sure Fiber Customer Turn-ups are Done Right the First Time

Fiber is being installed at a pace the industry has never seen before, with more deployments, more customer connections, and fewer people to do the skilled work. This FAQ takes...

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Microgrid Standardization Will Accelerate Much Needed Adoption

Demand for microgrids is growing in large part because they offer resilience for today’s energy needs. Microgrids are just one example of distributed energy resources. They generate...
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3 reasons your microgrid controls should be able to communicate in real time

Tom Poteet, vice president of corporate development at Mesa Solutions, outlines three things a microgrid controller should be able to do: accept control commands, engage in site...