The breakthrough energy priorities
The Breakthrough Energy Coalition is gearing up to support clean energy innovation in five priority areas.
Microgrid islanding – advancing and automating
Microgrid islanding is a key use case in the Nice Smart Valley project in France.
Stand-alone grid solution comes to Swedish village
A microgrid solution is being installed in Simris in southern Sweden as part of the InterFlex project.
French islands – solar-storage prices down 40%
New tender awards in France demonstrate the falling costs of renewables.
Microgrids – moving towards large scale commercial deployment
The falling costs of renewables and energy storage are making microgrids more commercially attractive.
The rise of the hydrogen microgrid
European energy companies are leading the development of hydrogen storage based microgrids.
University of Chester gets microgrid
The new microgrid at the UK's University of Chester will provide a platform for learning.
Greece – smart island microgrid coming to Tilos
A hybrid renewable energy and battery storage system will form the heart of a smart microgrid on the Greek island of Tilos.
Smart islands – UK's Isles of Scilly eye low-carbon solutions
Islands face specific challenges and must tailor their energy solutions to the particular needs of their own systems.
Blockchain crowdfunding for African solar PV installations
South Africa's the Sun Exchange has launched a blockchain crowdfunding platform to cut electricity prices for commercial and industrial customers.
Microgrids: Tesla and Schneider Electric's latest projects
Engerati reviews two island microgrids and one campus project that aim to provide energy security and reliability.
Adopting SDN for Microgrid Communications
This paper explains how software-defined networking (SDN) provides unique advantages that enable power utilities to meet the microgrid challenges.
Adopting SDN for microgrid communications
As power utilities strive to improve the reliability of electricity delivery and become eco-sustainable