“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 communities. All 312 buildings on Wesleyan University Middletown, CT campus were left without power for 48 hours.  This video from Siemens details the installation of a campus microgrid that the university built in response to the storm.