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Navy Grant Funds Energy Resilience Project

Dec. 10, 2020
The US Navy is funding research into microgrids, energy efficiency and related technologies at Massachusetts and New York universities.

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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New York Revises Demand Response in Light of Coronavirus Pandemic

June 1, 2020
In a big win for the demand response industry and its customers, New York regulators issued an emergency order calling on the state’s utilities to revise their summer demand response...
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Why Aren’t There More Multi-User Microgrids?

April 9, 2019
When most people consider a microgrid, they think of on site generation serving a single business or an enclosed campus. But another concept is emerging called multi-user microgrids...

Grid Cybersecurity Spending to Reach $3.2B…News from Navigant, Enel and Enbala

Aug. 8, 2017
Navigant pegs rise in spending for grid cybersecurity…Enel completes EnerNOC acquisition…Zoma invests in Enbala

Energy Impact Partners Latest Bet on the Grid of the Future: EV Charging

July 25, 2017
Energy Impact Partners, a coalition of utility investors, is continuing its bet on the grid of the future, this time backing an electric vehicle (EV) charging company, Greenlots...
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Grid Modernization Slow in Massachusetts: Where are the Microgrids?

July 18, 2017
Stakeholders critical of the utility grid modernization plans say they focus more on old-style central grid improvements than on distributed energy.

The Buffalo-Niagara Microgrid Incorporates Many into One

April 18, 2017
Here we profile the Buffalo-Niagara microgrid in our series on the NY Prize Stage 2 winners, as they compete to win the final pot in the $40M NY Prize.