Media tagged with "Microgrid"

Sep
18

What California’s Microgrid Bill Means to the State – and Everybody Else

Tags: Microgrid, Energy, Legislation

Article | Microgrid Knowledge
California’s recent passage of microgrid legislation is a good indicator that other states will soon follow suit, but challenges lie ahead in standardizing the connection between a microgrid and the larger grid, explains Southland Energy’s Ken Robinson. 

 
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Jul
25

What is the difference between a microgrid and a smart grid?

Tags: Microgrid, Smart grid, Technology, Energy

Article | InBuilding Magazine

The term “smart grid” is often used as a generic term when discussing how technology is impacting the creation and use of energy, but it’s somewhat vague. Technology affects energy use in many ways and at many levels, and the phrase “smart grid” is not meaningful to most building owners. However, a related concept, the microgrid, is something that owners and property managers should become familiar with. So what do these terms actually mean? Southland Energy’s Ken Robinson explains.

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Feb
01

Will the New Solar Tariffs Hurt the Microgrid Industry? Yes and No

Tags: Energy, Solar, Microgrid

Article | Microgrid Knowledge
Southland Energy’s Maureen MacDonald shares the impact of the new solar tariffs and how it will play a role in the near term for the US solar industry.

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