What Do You Need To Know About Microgrids?

Ed Krapels discusses emerging uses of microgrids in this article. “Microgrids also can improve the energy efficiency of buildings and lower their environmental impact. For example, the Santa Rita jail microgrid in Alameda County, Calif.,…

The Business Case For Microgrids

“The utility industry is in the midst of grid modernization efforts that ramped up in large part following the Northeast Blackout of 2003. The massive blackout, a wake up call to utilities and consumers alike, compounded the concerns about…

Construction of a Microgrid for Industrial Parks

“The Microgrid is a natural consequence of the interoperable grid. The large users are the most appropriate place to “store” electricity and shift load, but need to be compensated for their efforts and  properly metered. The introduction…