What is a microgrid controller?
Microgrids, microgrid controls, Energy Management Systems – what does it all mean? Renewable energy resources, or clean technology, have been around for years; however, the use of all these [...]
What is a microgrid?
Today, people feel constant pressure to be experts in every topic without having time to research. Because of this, conversations can feel overwhelming, especially when talking about things that [...]
Adding energy storage to an off-grid generator plant: is the complexity worth the headache?
As we have come to fully understand the impacts of climate change, it has become clear that to meet our climate goals, there needs to be an immediate and [...]
Curtailing Solar Power to Improve Payback Time
Many know that in power generation, curtailment just means to intentionally reduce an electrical output in order to balance the energy supply in a closed system. In grid-tied microgrids [...]
Microgrids Providing Power Resilience in the Face of Disaster: Hurricane Ida
From fires to heat waves to hurricanes, natural disasters and their effects on access to reliable power have become a fact of life for many. No community is more [...]
Microgrid Terminology: What’s in a Name?
There can be so much terminology that bounces around the world of distributed energy, at times, it can seem difficult to keep up. What’s a minigrid and how is [...]