Post Tagged with: "Microgrid"

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 0 comments

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

Check out this DC-coupled commercial solar+storage microgrid from ARDA Power

Check out this DC-coupled commercial solar+storage microgrid from ARDA Power

July 31, 2017 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

ARDA Power says it will be incorporating Alencon’s DC-DC Optimizer – the SPOT – into its  DC-coupled microgrid system which includes Solar + Storage. Here’s a look at how that’s going to work. ARDA has pioneered the market for microgrids, offering a unique DC-connected microgrid solution which brings the benefitsRead More

Several ‘firsts’ achieved in this New York City apartment microgrid project

Several ‘firsts’ achieved in this New York City apartment microgrid project

April 19, 2017 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

Construction work has begun on Demand Energy‘s renewable-energy-plus-storage microgrid at Marcus Garvey Village, a mixed-income apartment complex in New York City owned by L+M Development Partners. This will be the first lithium-ion battery-based microgrid in the city. Firsts! The project achieves several significant milestones for New York City’s power grid:Read More

Caterpillar completes 1 MW PV system with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency

Caterpillar completes 1 MW PV system with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency

February 20, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

Caterpillar Inc. sent word that Cat dealer Altorfer has commissioned a 1000 kW solar PV system in Rantoul, Ill. Built to fulfill a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA), the installation was constructed on an eight-and-a-half-acre site near Heritage Lake Park and the University ofRead More

Meet Totem: A platform that combines distributed generation, comm and EV into one product

Meet Totem: A platform that combines distributed generation, comm and EV into one product

November 15, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Hold on to your socks — Totem thinks it has reimagined and redesigned the smart utility with its new platform. “Totem believes design can fundamentally change the world. We’re on a mission to realize the full potential of energy’s transformation by providing communities and corporations with intelligent, experiential and engagingRead More