April 22, 2019

India can save more by switching kerosene subsidies to solar power

The Energy demand is keeping on increasing day by day and to maintain pace with the current demand India should switch from kerosene subsidy to off-grid […]
January 27, 2018

S&C Electric Leaves the Energy Storage Production Business

Chicago grid equipment company S&C Electric built its first large-scale battery storage system in 2006, before almost anyone else was doing it. Now, it’s winding down […]
January 25, 2018

Big Money Is Getting Into Microgrids

Most companies have a hard time coming up with the upfront cash to build a microgrid, and financing one can be a major headache. Theoretically, that […]
December 29, 2017

Was 2017 the Year Global Energy Giants Went All-In on the Distributed Energy Revolution?

It’s been an interesting year for mergers and acquisitions in the distributed energy space, with some unexpected developments. We haven’t seen the same massive M&A deals […]
October 31, 2017

Getting Serious about Solar for Disaster Response and Recovery

Two seemingly separate trends are currently colliding. One is the more severe and widespread damage being inflicted on electric grids during natural disasters, especially from the […]
October 23, 2017

SpiceJet to electrify remote village in Assam’s Majuli

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet will electrify the remote village of Baruahchuck in Majuli district of Assam. It will set a ‘solar microgrid’ on the site in about […]
October 17, 2017

Brooklyn Microgrid: The Future of Solar For the Sharing Economy

Brooklyn, New York is paving the way for a new system, and it’s called the microgrid. Combining state-of-the-art software with solar power, the Brooklyn Microgrid is a small-scale […]
September 26, 2017

5 Prospects for Renewable Microgrid Technology Innovation

Current research is providing groundbreaking innovations that could help renewable energy-based microgrids become “the energy supply of the future,” according to a new report from the […]