Post Tagged with: "microgrids"

Caterpillar to start selling Cat-branded SunPower solar panels through its distribution network

Caterpillar to start selling Cat-branded SunPower solar panels through its distribution network

November 12, 2018 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

SunPower is now providing high-efficiency SunPower Performance Series (P-Series) solar panels under the Caterpillar brand. Offered as part of the Cat Hybrid Energy Solutions suite, the monocrystalline, shingled-cell Cat PVC395 MP solar panels are currently available through the Cat dealer network in Southeast Asia, Africa, South America, and the MiddleRead More

Two advanced microgrids up and running in Montgomery County, Maryland via Schneider Electric

Two advanced microgrids up and running in Montgomery County, Maryland via Schneider Electric

October 29, 2018 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

Montgomery County, Maryland, saw the official activation of two advanced microgrids at its Public Safety Headquarters (PSHQ) and Correctional Facility. The microgrids are on-site clean power generation systems, which permit both facilities to operate independently from the power grid to ensure continuity of operations in the event of a catastrophicRead More

Inside the complex microgrid design of Quinnipac University

Inside the complex microgrid design of Quinnipac University

October 25, 2018 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

A unique power control system for Quinnipiac University’s York Hill Campus, located in Hamden, Connecticut, ties together a range of green energy power generation sources with utility and emergency power sources. The powerful supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system gives campus facilities personnel complete information on every aspect ofRead More

Emerging microgrid solution from Go Electric hyped in new reports Navigant Research, IHS Markit

Emerging microgrid solution from Go Electric hyped in new reports Navigant Research, IHS Markit

February 26, 2018 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

Published in January 2018, Navigant Research’s Advanced Energy Storage for UPS Applications report examines the drivers, barriers and regional trends affecting deployment of distributed energy storage systems with uninterruptible power supply (UPS) services for non-mission critical operations. In its breakdown of the competitive landscape of energy storage vendors providing UPS servicesRead More

New York provides $11 million in funds for 11 microgrid projects

New York provides $11 million in funds for 11 microgrid projects

March 27, 2017 at 7:38 am Comments are Disabled

New York State is going to fund 11 microgrid projects for $11 million as part of the second stage of the NY Prize Community Microgrid competition, says the office of Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Microgrids provide critical power backup for homes, businesses, hospitals and other vital facilities during extreme weather eventsRead More

Check out this solar+storage microgrid housed in a shipping container

Check out this solar+storage microgrid housed in a shipping container

November 18, 2016 at 9:50 am 1 comment

Pure Power Solutions has completed a plug-and-play approach to solar+storage microgrids for remote locations with a system using standard shipping containers and energy dense, non-toxic battery technology from SimpliPhi Power. The first system is now operational at Vacherie Ranch, a 450-acre agricultural and recreational retreat located in Western Sonoma County,Read More

New focus on solar+storage microgrid installs for the home from CleanSpark

New focus on solar+storage microgrid installs for the home from CleanSpark

October 26, 2016 at 11:56 am Comments are Disabled

CleanSpark sees the opportunity emerging in the residential space for more microgrid installations and is looking to capitalize by expanding its engineering, installation and solar energy storage solutions to that space. CleanSpark is a subsidiary of Stratean, a microgrid company which is combining a patented “stratified” downdraft gasifier with advancedRead More

JLM Energy orders 4 MW of Ideal Power conversion systems

JLM Energy orders 4 MW of Ideal Power conversion systems

October 26, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Ideal Power Inc. just signed a Master Purchase Agreement with JLM Energy to supply its 30-kW and 125-kW power conversion systems for JLM Energy’s portfolio of commercial battery energy storage systems and microgrid projects. The agreement includes an initial purchase order for 4 MW of products to be delivered over theRead More

Global microgrid lessons will be shared at upcoming New York conference

Global microgrid lessons will be shared at upcoming New York conference

October 19, 2016 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

HOMER Energy will host its fourth annual Microgrid Conference at Columbia University in New York, Nov. 7-8 2016, drawing experienced microgrid developers from all over the world with the theme “Microgrids Lessons from Global Markets.” HOMER Energy founder and CEO Peter Lilienthal will elaborate on that theme as a keynoteRead More

Details on new scalable microgrid solution from ABB

Details on new scalable microgrid solution from ABB

October 12, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

ABB announced a modular and scalable “plug and play” microgrid solution to address the globally growing demand for flexible technology in the developing market for distributed power generation. The cost-efficient, containerized solution is relevant for mature and emerging countries and will help maximize the use of renewable energy sources whileRead More