Posts Tagged ‘microgrid’

White House Plan to Scale Up Microgrids

August 9th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

Following a White House summit to boost the growing combination of renewables and energy storage, the Obama Administration identified several initiatives to scale up microgrids, energy storage, and renewable energy. Several military and private projects in the U.S. were included in these initiatives. Examples: Alaska Microgrid Innovation and Commercialization project at the University of Alaska, […]

A recent US National Climate Assessment Report indicates that every region of the nation has shown effects of climate change, from increases in wildfires to massive power outages. According to Bryan Hannegan, associate laboratory director for Energy Systems Integration at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, “It’s more vital than ever that the nation have a […]