Only through Standardization Can Microgrids Accelerate the Energy Transition

Jan. 18, 2024
Jana Gerber, North America microgrid president at Schneider Electric discusses how standardizing microgrids will accelerate the energy transition.

Think Microgrid, ORNL Report: Ownership Models and Data Strategy

“Modern digital infrastructure will be adaptive across various time horizons and between diverse actors with ranging needs and objectives, some of which may conflict with one ...

Standing in the Fire Zone: PG&E's Briceburg Microgrid

The impact of the Briceburg Fire led to collaboration between PG&E, BoxPower and with others such as New Sun Road culminated in the implementation of a remote grid system that...

U.S. Department of Energy Funds Clean Energy Microgrids in Rural and Remote Communities

More than $366 million will be spent on 17 projects in 20 states and 30 Tribal communities.

RePower Initiative Brings Microgrids to Off-Grid Communities in Africa

The European Union funded program aims to bring renewable electricity to 20,000 off-grid customers in Madagascar, Niger, Senegal and Ghana by 2027.

Electrify America, NFI Debut EV Charging Station Backed by Microgrid

The charging facility will directly support NFI’s fleet of 50 heavy-duty electric trucks to advance the electrification of the company’s shipping container transportation operations...

Block Energy, Utility PNM Collaborating on Residential Microgrid in New Mexico

PNM will own and operate the microgrid, including the solar panels, battery storage and control system in a long-term plan. Customers connected to the grid and microgrid will ...

DOE Grid Controls Leader Bindewald Headlining Microgrid Conference Plenary

The Microgrid Knowledge Conference runs from Monday, April 22 to Wednesday, April 24 at the Marriott Waterfront along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. General session panelists and presenters...

Going Wild for Renewables: Cincinnati Zoo Breaks Ground on New Solar Plus Storage Microgrid

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden in Ohio has broken ground on a 2.8-MW solar plus storage microgrid. When combined with an existing 1.56-MW solar array, two-thirds of the...

How Propane Transformed Bryce Canyon National Park’s Ruby’s Inn

Jim Bunsey of the Propane Education and Research Council explains how propane is helping a large national park resort cut utility costs and decarbonize.

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Making Sure Fiber Customer Turn-ups are Done Right the First Time

Sept. 22, 2023
Fiber is being installed at a pace the industry has never seen before, with more deployments, more customer connections, and fewer people to do the skilled work. This FAQ takes...

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Microgrid Standardization Will Accelerate Much Needed Adoption

Feb. 24, 2023
Demand for microgrids is growing in large part because they offer resilience for today’s energy needs. Microgrids are just one example of distributed energy resources. They generate...
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3 reasons your microgrid controls should be able to communicate in real time

Nov. 15, 2022
Tom Poteet, vice president of corporate development at Mesa Solutions, outlines three things a microgrid controller should be able to do: accept control commands, engage in site...

QuickChat: Propane Availability and Usage in Large-Scale Projects

Dec. 18, 2023
Join Rod Walton and PERC’s Jim Bunsey as they discuss why propane is the ideal energy source for immediate use, as well as it’s application at Ruby’s Inn, a ...
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QuickChat: The green hydrogen - microgrid connection

Dec. 11, 2023
Join Rod Walton and Andy Miller, PXiSE Head of Commercial Development as they discuss green hydrogen.
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QuickChat: Unlocking Microgrid Potential: The Power of Standardization

Oct. 5, 2023
Join Rod Walton and Bala Vinayagam, SVP Microgrid Line of Business at Schneider Electric, as they explore the importance of a standardized microgrid solution and the role microgrids...
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QuickChat: Propane as an alternative to electrification in industrial environments

Oct. 1, 2023
Learn more about the advantages of propane in microgrids in industrial, commercial and material handling applications.

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Slideshow Memories: Highlights from Microgrid 2023 in Anaheim

Feb. 6, 2024
These conferences, such as the upcoming Microgrid 2024 this April 22-24 in Baltimore at the Marriott Waterfront, are a pivotal time for reconnection, networking and sharing of...
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Come Monday: Microgrid 2024 Expanding Three-Day Schedule this April

Jan. 24, 2024
Make those Sunday travel plans: Altogether, Microgrid 2024 will offer about seven hours of Monday kickoff sessions to get the momentum rolling at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront...
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Today is the Day: Nominations Deadline for the MGK Greater Good Awards

Jan. 22, 2024
The awards recognize operational projects which serve a clear societal need and improve the human condition. Applications should demonstrate how these goals are being achieved...
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Revolution in Evolution: Even Greatest Movements Must Change

Dec. 12, 2023
Microgrids are not a company, but they are part of a movement. They serve certain needs for resiliency, sustainability and efficiency. Over coming decades, the mission might change...