Anbaric Development Partners Adds Dan Dobbs to Microgrid Team

Press Release, September , 2017 WAKEFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anbaric Development Partners, an Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) platform company, today announced that Dan Dobbs has been hired to fill the new position of Vice President…

Renewables to Account for 26% of Total Microgrid Capacity by 2020, Says GTM

According to GTM Research’s report “North American Microgrids 2015: Advancing Beyond Local Energy Optimization,” cumulative investments in US microgrids from 2015 through 2020 will surpass $3.5 billion. By then, the US will be home to…

Four good reasons for community microgrids

It is clear why city leaders are turning their attention to community microgrids. Energy is the lifeblood of any contemporary community, and severe storms in recent years have revealed the vulnerability of the central grid. Taking into account…

VIDEO: This Power Solution Can Stand Up to the Next Superstorm

Siemens “We felt this sort of vulnerability that we never felt before…we realized that we needed more emergency power on campus and we need more reliable power on campus”. In October 2011, a powerful Noreaster rocked New England’s…

The Real Ambition of Microgrid

District Energy Dirk van Ouwerkerk, Lead Partner, Anbaric Microgrid Originally appears in International District Energy Association’s District Energy, Third Quarter 2016 The topic of microgrids has been punching above its weight…

Interview: “Is Grid Defection as Real as the Boogieman?” with Dirk van Ouwerkerk

Q&A with Dirk van Ouwerkerk, Partner, Microgrids, at Anbaric, an electricity infrastructure development company focused on upgrading and enhancing the U.S. power grid. While the main topic I want to discuss is grid defection, let’s…

Op-ed: Long Island’s South Fork Could Switch From Centralized To Local Power

PSEG Long Island and the LIPA Board are about to make a historic decision on the South Fork bidding process. At stake is a contract for electricity resources that will keep the lights on and the air conditioners humming during hot summer days…

Proposed plan calls for solar arrays from Riis Park to Far Rockaway; some on canopies, some on rooftops

If a consortium of two electrical service companies has its way, Rockaway many one day be one big electrical generator from end to end. A large sea cable that would bring 275 megawatts of power to Rockaway; a grid of solar canopies that…

The Anbaric Transition Microgrid Strategy

Along with boosting the overall reliability of electricity distribution, smart microgrid deployment from companies like Anbaric Transmission is today proving to be an important smart step in offering solutions for the distribution of renewable…