Post Tagged with: "Microgrid"

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Caterpillar dealer delivers microgrid power solution at Peruvian copper mine

September 9, 2020 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Caterpillar Inc. today announced that Cat dealer Ferreyros has been selected by Ferrenergy, Ferreycorp’s energy company in Peru, to provide a microgrid power system for the Agromin La Bonita underground copper mine in Acarí, Peru. Supplied by Ferreyros to support a power purchase agreement between Ferrenergy and the operators ofRead More

Costa Rica microgrid project turns on, uses CleanSpark software, Tesla battery system

Costa Rica microgrid project turns on, uses CleanSpark software, Tesla battery system

September 2, 2020 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

A microgrid project located on an industrial equipment retail facility in San Jose will be utilizing CleanSpark, Inc.’s mPulse controller to coordinate all aspects of the system and improve overall performance. The microgrid will consist of a 222-kW solar system, and a Tesla 111-kW/223-kWh Powerpack provided by CleanSpark. The system is integratedRead More

Construction begins on first-of-its-kind microgrid at Pittsburgh International Airport

Construction begins on first-of-its-kind microgrid at Pittsburgh International Airport

July 22, 2020 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

This week, construction began on the first-of-its kind electrical microgrid that will completely power the Pittsburgh International Airport by summer 2021, improving public safety through power resiliency and redundancy. All permits and regulatory approvals have been received, clearing the way for an energy plant of five natural gas fired generators,Read More

This virtual power plant demo in Louisiana tests a cool, new solar, storage platform

This virtual power plant demo in Louisiana tests a cool, new solar, storage platform

May 28, 2020 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

Heila Technologies is deploying intelligent energy storage+solar systems at a demonstration project in Shreveport, La., using SimpliPhi Power technology, with the support of Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO), an American Electric Power (AEP) company. The demo will aggregate distributed energy resources and empower SWEPCO to manage these assets as an optimized fleet.Read More

There’s a push in Brooklyn to turn its microgrid into a local energy marketplace via blockchain

There’s a push in Brooklyn to turn its microgrid into a local energy marketplace via blockchain

October 22, 2019 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Brooklyn residents have launched a campaign via Change.org to turn the Brooklyn Microgrid into a fully functioning Local Energy Marketplace, in a bid to help progress New York City’s Reforming the Energy Vision (REV). The Brooklyn Microgrid (BMG), which has been run by LO3 Energy as a test project sinceRead More

Ameresco constructs full energy resiliency and infrastructure project at the U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Ameresco constructs full energy resiliency and infrastructure project at the U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Depot

June 20, 2019 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Ameresco keeps making headlines lately, this time completing construction of a comprehensive energy resiliency and energy infrastructure project at the United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) Parris Island, South Carolina. The $91 million project, which required no upfront capital from MCRD PI, features resilient distributed energy systems designed to withstand potentialRead More

Something to copy: Montecito Fire Protection District Board supports renewable energy-based microgrid

Something to copy: Montecito Fire Protection District Board supports renewable energy-based microgrid

March 7, 2019 at 1:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Fire, Law enforcement, School and County leaders met to plan yesterday! pic.twitter.com/MAkuvkjs3E — Montecito Fire (@montecitofire) February 1, 2018 The Montecito, Calif., Fire Protection District Board of Directors unanimously authorized Fire Chief Chip Hickman to draft a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to proceed with Community Microgrid efforts for the FireRead More

EnSync Energy DER systems tie together solar, wind in microgrid at Ohio trucking terminal

EnSync Energy DER systems tie together solar, wind in microgrid at Ohio trucking terminal

December 4, 2018 at 1:34 pm Comments are Disabled

EnSync Energy Systems has a lot of interesting concepts for residential and commercial distributed energy resource (DER) systems and Internet of Energy (IOE) control platforms. Its latest deployment is coming via a partnership with WindStax Energy to build a microgrid at a new PITT OHIO trucking terminal in Parma, Ohio.Read More

Solar + storage microgrid being built on Kwajalein Atoll by Hannah Solar Government Services

Solar + storage microgrid being built on Kwajalein Atoll by Hannah Solar Government Services

January 17, 2018 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

Energy Service Provider, Johnson Controls Federal Systems has awarded Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS) a contract to design, engineer, and construct the largest solar photovoltaic (PV) system and micro grid controlled battery storage system on Meck Island, Kwajalein Atoll for the United States Army Garrison Kwajalein Atoll. Part of theRead More

New Jersey water treatment plant now prepped with on-site solar-plus-storage microgrid

New Jersey water treatment plant now prepped with on-site solar-plus-storage microgrid

October 26, 2017 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

A 250-kW, 1 MWh Eos Aurora DC battery system was commissioned at the wastewater treatment plant in the Borough of Caldwell, NJ. The batteries are a central component of Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s (PSE&G’s) on-site solar-plus-storage microgrid that will help keep the facility operating during extended power outages. The CaldwellRead More