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Plans for a Solar Microgrid at Capitol Hill Community Center Will Power Building, Through Rain, Shine...or Disaster

Emily Piette, Capitol Hill Seattle Summary Seattle’s community centers provide a lot of simple but important things to their neighborhoods including recreation and meeting space. But they could also help the city develop strength and resilience in a future of extreme weather and in emergencies...


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Utility Subsidiary Nearly Doubles the Energy Capacity for London City Airport

Smart Energy International Summary A subsidiary of UK Power Networks is combining a solar pv system, combined heat and power solution, new substations and smart automation software to enhance energy resilience at the London City Airport . A new SCADA system will be installed to remotely...


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New Jersey's Draft Energy Plan Includes Support for Microgrids

Peter Maloney, Microgrid Knowledge Summary The most recent iteration of the New Jersey Energy Master Plan (EMP) includes provisions that could boost the development of microgrids in the state. The draft plan also calls for a microgrid feasibility study to determine if microgrid projects...


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Microgrids, major changes: Professor leading effort to redesign power grid

Sarah Small, Penn State News Summary UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — When Hurricane Sandy hit the eastern seaboard in 2012, entire city skylines went completely black with the curious exception of a few small areas still emitting light, thanks to their use of combined heat and power (CHP) systems, a...


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IDEA2019 Tour Visits Eaton's Power Systems Experience Center in Pittsburgh, PA

Summary The Power Systems Experience Center in Pittsburgh, PA, is a full-scale demonstration facility where 7,000 visitors each year learn about electrical power systems and compare technical and economic solutions for their systems through visual learning and demonstrations. Our engineers will...

IDEA Tour Presentation_Eaton_PSEC_Carron.pdf


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IDEA2019 Tour Visits Eaton's Power Systems Experience Center in Pittsburgh, PA

Summary The Power Systems Experience Center in Pittsburgh, PA, is a full-scale demonstration facility where 7,000 visitors each year learn about electrical power systems and compare technical and economic solutions for their systems through visual learning and demonstrations. Our engineers...

IDEA Tour Presentation_Eaton_PSEC_Carron.pdf


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Thermal Micro Grid – A European Solution for Smarter Cities

Summary This session presented a case study of ectogrid™, a Thermal Micro Grid energy solution developed by E.ON which address the thermal needs for sustainable cities and moves us away from fossil fuels and combustion. The presentation focused on implementation of an ectogrid™ at Medicon...

5D.3_Bierlein.pdf


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Integrated Solution for UTA Microgrid

The University of Texas at Austin campus operates an independent electric grid with various internal power sources and multiple tie points to the municipal utility grid. This grid is intelligently controlled with an approach that allows all benefits of a Smart Grid. A description of UT Austin...

4B.3_del Real_Huff.pdf


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Lessons Learned From a Number of Microgrid Feasibility Studies

GE Energy Consulting developed detailed engineering designs and business models for 5 NY Prize Stage 2 microgrid projects that represent diverse service areas, DER, stakeholders, utilities and customers. Among the key findings is that while each project is unique in its technical and economic...

3B.3_Freeman_Daryanian.pdf


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Hospital Resilience Planning ─ Building Out a “Roadmap to Resilience” Through Microgrid Solutions

What if you couldn’t deliver care? How built out is your hospital “roadmap to resiliency?” These premises should start driving ongoing dialogue and innovative approaches to how you support your Clinical Care Partners, your Patients (and/or Residents), and even your Communities. With the...

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