ICT Visionary Q&A with Johnny Hill, COO, Clearfield

April 1, 2024
ISE: What are two big challenges Clearfield faces in terms of network evolution/transformation?Hill: I’ve always tried to keep the passive network architecture as simple...

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,...

Take an In-Depth Exploration into Cummins State-of-the-Art Microgrid Testing Facility

March 26, 2024
In 2022, Cummins proudly celebrated the opening of a new microgrid laboratory, the Power Integration Center (PIC) at their campus in Fridley, MN. The PIC is one of the largest...

In the Race to 100% Renewable Energy, Islands Will Win — With the Right Grid Improvements

March 18, 2024
Looked at individually, islands are often overlooked as unimportant players on the global economic stage. Smaller geographies, smaller communities, fewer resources, and often ...

Ask the Expert: Applying Digital Twin Technology at the Microgrid Level

March 11, 2024
Digital twin simulation technologies are taking distributed energy resource (DER) asset analysis and microgrid management to the next level as we strive for power sector innovation...

Integrating Smart Building Control Systems to Enable Grid Interactive Buildings

Feb. 13, 2024
Maximizing the sustainable and financial impacts of an on-site microgrid requires a coordination and interaction between the larger energy grids and buildings. This paper explains...

Streamlining Microgrid Deployment for Cost-Efficiency

Jan. 12, 2024
Reducing Costs and Uncertainty in Microgrid Deployment By Employing An Integrated Solution

The Renewable Grid: Challenging the Status Quo - Part 2

Dec. 18, 2023
Jim Bishop, vice president of advanced technology solutions at Ameresco, discusses complementing renewables for grid interactive loads

7 key electric codes impacting microgrid design

Dec. 15, 2023
Microgrid design is complex. And keeping up with NEC requirements as they evolve is critical to the successful operation and safety of these systems. This white paper outlines...