Hospital microgrids: helping boost resilience and cost savings, on and off the grid

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 13:00:36 +0000

This is the second in a four-post series explaining the benefits of microgrids for hospitals. In my last post I discussed how microgrid technology is now fully mature, and the… Read more »

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Hospital microgrids: going beyond backup generators to ensure resiliency

Credit to Author: Markus Hirschbold| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:00:14 +0000

In the face of increasing power demand on the grid, aging electrical transmission infrastructures, and increasing numbers of violent storms worldwide, the subject of resiliency keeps many hospital administrators up… Read more »

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Meet your low-carbon goals with microgrids

Credit to Author: Renzo Coccioni| Date: Mon, 06 May 2019 10:26:11 +0000

Utilities and energy consumers are working together to combat the growing threat of climate change. Utilities are digitizing networks to improve the integration of renewable energy resources using smart grids… Read more »

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Digitization of electric utilities – Meralco’s innovative approach

Credit to Author: Frederic Abbal| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:36:52 +0000

Ferdinand Balagtas from Meralco joined us in Singapore to share the next steps in their digitalization journey. Already using smart technology and testing microgrids to generate an “explosion of information,” it is how they use this information that… Read more »

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The Fight Against Climate Change Makes Good Business Sense

Credit to Author: Xavier Houot| Date: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 19:42:06 +0000

At the close of 2017, Schneider Electric began a new phase of its energy transition by joining RE100 and committing to source 100% of electricity from renewables by 2030. Our… Read more »

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Enhancing Energy Resilience, Reducing Risk Through a Microgrid Approach

Credit to Author: Mark Feasel| Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 10:56:53 +0000

Why do microgrids become a hot topic when talking about natural disasters’ impacts and possible solutions? In an increasingly connected society, the economic impact of extreme weather and associated power outages has escalated rapidly…. Read more »

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Fairfield: A Connecticut town on the vanguard of microgrid development

Credit to Author: Customer Voices| Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:54:50 +0000

The coastal town of Fairfield, Connecticut, has won accolades as one of the best places to live in America. The town’s 5 miles of beach that stretch along the Long… Read more »

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3 tips to connect several microgrids and make your grid better

Credit to Author: Mark Feasel| Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:00:43 +0000

Electric utilities’ number one objective is to ensure an uninterrupted power supply for its millions of customers – even during extreme weather events or other emergencies. Recent developments in microgrids are empowering utilities to reshape the grid for… Read more »

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3 Reasons the Future is All Electric

Credit to Author: Vincent Petit| Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:47:23 +0000

Energy is at the heart of our civilization. As far back in history as we can trace, major economic developments have emerged each time new sources of energy were discovered…. Read more »

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How solar power gets a boost with smart grid solutions

Credit to Author: Scott Koehler| Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:15:36 +0000

Electric utilities worldwide share a key objective: to provide secure, efficient, and sustainable energy. This is more important than ever as their customers’ energy needs grow in tandem with the… Read more »

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How New Digitalized Controls Make Microgrids Better

Credit to Author: Francois Borghese| Date: Mon, 28 May 2018 12:18:50 +0000

The evolution of power grid is trending towards an infrastructure that is more decarbonized, decentralized and digitized. Changes are already underway and technology breakthroughs in modernized microgrids’ area are playing… Read more »

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