Microgrid

The breakthrough energy priorities

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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%

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

The rise of the hydrogen microgrid

European energy companies are leading the development of hydrogen storage based microgrids.

University of Chester gets microgrid

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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

Energy Generation

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.