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Microgrid Survey Finds Siemens to be Best Known Industry Player

Nov. 21, 2016
Results of a microgrid survey released today find Siemens to be the best known player in the industry. Conducted by Microgrid Knowledge, the survey also shows electric reliability...

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,...

What is Government Doing to Spur Microgrid Growth?

Dec. 26, 2014
What state and federal policies are spurring microgrid growth in the United States? Here’s an inventory from our latest Think Microgrid report, The Energy Efficient Microgrid,...
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How Microgrids Earn Revenue and Serve the Central Grid

Dec. 4, 2014
Grid-connected microgrids earn revenue by selling what are known as ‘ancillary services’ to the central grid. These services help keep power flowing in a stable fashion. Offering...
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The Importance of Heat in the Energy Efficient Microgrid

Nov. 25, 2014
By harvesting and using the heat produced when making electricity, you are establishing a much more bankable, financeable and economically attractive asset, says Robert Thornton...
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Think Microgrid: Why North America is Doing So, Right Now

Nov. 6, 2014
This excerpt from our latest “Think Microgrid” report explains why a convergence of events – not just Superstorm Sandy – led to today’s new emphasis on microgrids. Economic, technologic...