Articles and news about ABB microgrid products and services.

Choosing the Right Resources for Your Microgrid

July 6, 2021
During Microgrid 2021, Microgrid Knowledge asked several industry experts what you should consider in choosing the right resources for your microgrid. Here’s their advice.

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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Microgrid Knowledge Names Finalists for Greater Good Awards

May 12, 2021
Microgrid Knowledge has released the names of the six finalists for this year’s Microgrid Greater Good Award. The three winners will be announced June 1, as part of Microgrid ...
Indonesia microgrid project courtesy of HItachi ABB

Greener Mining Microgrid from Hitachi ABB … Sony and LF Energy’s New Trading Platform…Emera and Novonix to Develop Battery Pack

Feb. 23, 2021
Greener mining from Hitachi ABB’s first microgrid in Indonesia … Sony and LF Energy release peer-to-peer microgrid platform … Emera Technologies and Novonix partner to develop...
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The Ten Top Microgrid Stories for 2020 Indicate Rise in Curiosity About Microgrids Among Customers

Dec. 21, 2020
Microgrid Knowledge is seeing an influx of a new kind of reader to the site, as indicated by the ten top microgrid stories for 2020. We believe the shift reflects a larger trend...
By installing a battery-based microgrid, Cordova, Alaska was able to significantly decrease use of diesel fuel, a move made to protect the ecosystem and increase energy reliability for the remote fishing community. Photo courtesy of Hitachi ABB

What the $11B Hitachi ABB Joint Venture Means to Microgrids

July 6, 2020
Several global technology giants are vying to capture the fast-growing microgrid market, and now the coming together of two — Hitachi and ABB — could reconfigure the landscape...
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Today at the Microgrid Knowledge Virtual Conference: How Microgrids Reduce Costs, Cut Carbon and Ensure Power Supply in Tough Times & Places

June 3, 2020
Join us today for the third day of the Microgrid Knowledge Virtual Conference, as we explore how to cut costs and carbon while ensuring reliable supply.
Skagerak Arena. Courtesy of ABB

When a Roof Over Your Head is So Much More: The Skagerak Energilab

April 14, 2020
Often a storm or other disaster leads a business to install a microgrid. But for a Norwegian soccer club, the impetus emerged as they began to view their arena roof differently...
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Flash-Charging E-Bus System in China Expected to Charge in Seconds

Sept. 12, 2019
ABB and King Long Motor Group aim to develop a flash-charging system capable of charging e-buses in seconds, opening new opportunity for microgrids.