Coast Guard solar-storage-genset microgrid to include Ameresco energy efficiency upgrades

The U.S. Coast Guard will build its first battery energy storage system (BESS) with its also first-time microgrid at a training center in California. The Coast Guard selected...

AP: Hydropower decline adds strain to power grids in drought

As extreme weather becomes more common with climate change, grid operators are adapting to swings in hydropower generation

U.S. teams partner to provide solar-storage-genset microgrid for children’s home in Puerto Rico

A collaborative project to provide energy resiliency has been completed at a Puerto Rican home for neglected children. The three-year effort includes work and equipment from ASCO Power...

Top 10 lessons learned from microgrid builders, owners, and operators

This was the week for Microgrid California, a one-day conference produced by Microgrid Knowledge that was jam-packed with educational sessions designed for microgrid owners, developers and technology/equipment...

Coast Guard solar-storage-genset microgrid to include Ameresco energy efficiency upgrades

The U.S. Coast Guard will build its first battery energy storage system (BESS) with its also first-time microgrid at a training center in California. The Coast Guard selected...

Canadian electricity associations aligning goals toward net-zero by 2050

Six of Canada’s leading electricity associations have created a coalition to promote clean power's role in a sustainable energy future. The Electricity Alliance Canada’s mandate is to enable,...

Siemens Gamesa awards UL new contracts for wind turbine certification

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has selected UL (Underwriters Laboratories) for the provision of inspection and certification services for the company’s most advanced turbine designs. UL will inspect Siemens...

Zachry Group hired to build Omaha utility’s hydrogen-capable, gas-fired peaker plants

Omaha Public Power District has awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for its two new planned gas-fired power stations which will support its future solar...