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PepsiCo NA Installing Tesla Megapack Battery Storage to Supply Electric Trucks at California Site

May 22, 2024
The 170,000-square-foot Fresno facility is home to a fleet operation which distributes such products as Pepsi, STARRY, Gatorade, Rockstar, Aquafina and more. The beverage giant...

Exploring the Potential of Community Microgrids Through Three Innovative Case Studies

April 8, 2024
Community microgrids represent a burgeoning solution to meet the energy needs of localized areas and regions. These microgrids are clusters of interconnected energy resources,...
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Scale Microgrid, EO Charging Partnering on Future Fleet Electrification Stations

May 21, 2024
The non-exclusive partnership agreement will utilize Scale’s ability to provide on-site power resources and microgrids to facilitate EO Charging’s stations to be built across ...
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Toyota Celebrates Grand Opening of Renewable Powered Logistics Facility

May 2, 2024
Located at the Port of Long Beach in California, the facility is the automaker’s first port vehicle processing and distribution center to be fully powered by on-site renewable...
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NYISO Selects CPower as Aggregator in Cutting Edge New York VPP Market Plan

April 29, 2024
The NYISO has chosen three aggregators for early participation in the program, starting with Baltimore-based energy management firm CPower Energy. The company will aggregate DERs...

No Fast Passes in the Waiting Line: Interconnection Queues Are Getting Longer

April 29, 2024
Theories abound around what can be done to reduce interconnection queue wait times, which have more than doubled since 2008. But the Department of Energy has a plan that includes...

From EV Charging to Solar Thermal, Microgrids Seizing Moment

April 26, 2024
In this QuickChat video, Aron Bowman, president of ELM Microgrid and ELM Solar, discusses several of the most impactful growth areas he’s seeing in the microgrid market today....

QuickChat: Exploring Innovations in Microgrid Technology and Sustainable Energy Solutions: A Conversation with Aron Bowman

April 23, 2024
Join Rod Walton and Aron Bowman, President of ELM MicroGrid and ELM Solar, as they discuss various aspects of microgrid adoption and new technologies.
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All Eyes on the Microgrid as Catalyst of The Evolving Energy Transformation: MGK Conference Day One in Baltimore

April 23, 2024
Utilities were anticipating flat load growth only a few years ago, but the unstoppable momentum of AI, data center expansion and electrification blew those forecasts apart. The...