Microgrids give your business energy resiliency

Credit to Author: James Hawkins| Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 12:11:29 +0000

Microgrids are self-contained electrical networks that allow you to generate your own electricity on-site and use that energy when you need it. A microgrid system can either directly connect to the utility grid, store excess energy in battery energy storage systems, or “island” to distribute energy locally.

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Can it be helped?  Why I chose Schneider Electric for my summer internship

Credit to Author: Employee Voices| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 13:00:37 +0000

My journey with Schneider Electric began back in the fall of 2019. Amongst a floor of a dozen or so companies during Duke’s annual energy week, my interaction with Sam… Read more »

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3 Tiers of Power Analytics: Insights You Need to Ensure Resilience and Efficiency

Credit to Author: Dan Wall| Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 10:15:15 +0000

In this post, we will look at where power analytic capabilities are used – from the device to the edge to the cloud – and examples of applications. This is… Read more »

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Edison’s microgrid: The Current War and the future of energy

Credit to Author: Mark Feasel| Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 01:31:56 +0000

When you hear the word microgrid, you may think of a futuristic electrical system powered by solar panels. Yet microgrids have been around since the days of Thomas Edison and… Read more »

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Clearing up 2 microgrid misconceptions

Credit to Author: Aamir Paul| Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:17:50 +0000

Earlier in October, proactive grid shutdowns left millions without power in the San Francisco Bay Area. And just a couple days ago, a “bomb cyclone” knocked out power throughout the… Read more »

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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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