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Repsol Acquires Spanish Firm Asterion Energies In €560m Deal
Microgrids with Hydrogen Fuel Cells Installed in Rural India
Methanol and hydrogen fuel cells provider SFC Energy has completed the delivery and installation of 48 EFOY Pro 12000 Duo fuel cells (500W) for remote sites across four north-eastern Indian States.
Blockchain Meets Renewables for South African Microgrid Project
UK headquartered blockchain platform developer Cenfura is partnering with renewable solution provider DNA Global Energy on microgrid development.
Sony CSL Launches Open-Source Microgrid Project to Automate P2P Power Distribution
Sony CSL to work with The Linux Foundation’s LF Energy initiative on ‘Hyphae’ microgrid project
TOGO: 129 Localities Soon to be Electrified Via Mini-Grids
News on Togo's electrification project using photovoltaic mini-grids. According to the Togolese Agency for Electrification and Renewable Energies , the first phase of the project will benefit 129 localities.
Microgrid Partnership Sealed to Grow Sector
MPC Energy Solutions and Enernet Global to develop projects in Latin America, Africa, Australia and Asia
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LA Company Secures Funding for 14k Distributed Energy Storage Systems
Distributed energy resources company Swell Energy is set to help utilities in three US states to ensure grid reliability by providing them with flexible energy during times when demand is high.
Schneider Electric Unveils the Energy Center for Distributed-Energy-Enabled Homes
Integrated service for solar, batteries, EV chargers and whole-home energy controls is starting to go mainstream.
A Look at the Year Ahead and How Microgrids Are Shaping the Power Industry
2020 was a transformative year for the power sector, underlining both new challenges and potential opportunities.
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Nigeria Electrification Project Energises Another Community
The Shimankar community has joined a number of communities across Nigeria that are experiencing social and economic progress facilitated by the solar mini-grids project under the Nigeria Electrification Project.
Tata Power Arm Hits ‘100 Solar Microgrids’ Milestone
TP Renewable Microgrid has installed an aggregate 3 MW of solar microgrid capacity with its 100th project commissioned in Ratnapur, Uttar Pradesh.
Bloom Energy Explores Hydrogen as 100% Renewable Option for Fuel Cell Technology
Asim Hussain, vice president of commercial strategy and customer experience at Bloom Energy, took time out during Microgrid 2020 Global to chat with Elisa Wood, editor-in-chief of Microgrid Knowledge.
The Renewable Microgrid Powering a Chilean Conservation Project
A renewable microgrid consisting of run-of-the-river hydropower, solar generation, and a battery storage system has been installed to provide green electricity to Patagonia National Park, a major wildlife conservation project in Chile.
Nova Scotia Power Selects Partner for Smart Grid Atlantic Pilot Project
Canadian utility Nova Scotia Power has selected distributed energy resources technology firm Sunverge as a partner for its Smart Grid Atlantic project.
How the UK Is Building Grid Markets to Reward Flexible Distributed Energy
Opus One and Scottish & Southern Energy take the next steps in the U.K.’s integrated-grid vision.
Hybrid Solar Microgrid for Cambodian Holiday Island to Reduce Local Dependence on Diesel
Singapore-headquartered microgrid company Canopy Power has partnered with Total Solar Distributed Generation to build a hybrid project for a remote resort island in Cambodia that includes 2MWh of battery storage.
Horizon Power to Build Australia’s First Green Hydrogen Microgrid
Western Australia state utility Horizon Power is to demonstrate the country’s first renewable hydrogen microgrid.
Nokia Provides Wireless Network for Microgrid at Siemens Headquarters
Nokia and A1 have provided a private wireless network for a microgrid deployed by Siemens at its Austrian headquarters in Vienna.
New Blockchain Use Cases Coming for the Energy Sector
New blockchain use cases are under development for Energy Web’s Decentralised Operating System and the EW Chain.
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Leipzig Decarbonises with Gas-to-Hydrogen Turbines
Siemens Energy is supplying two gas turbine packages for a new CHP plant that will produce electricity and district heat for the German city of Leipzig and will eventually run on hydrogen.
Cummins Unveils New Product Line for DER Optimisation
Cummins has launched its new PowerCommand Microgrid Control product line for managing, coordinating and optimising distributed energy resources.
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Ansaldo Unveils Italy’s Biggest Ever Gas Turbine
After seven years of planning and construction comprising more than 3.7 million man hours, Ansaldo Energia has unveiled its latest gas turbine – the largest and most powerful ever built in Italy.
What Does a Joe Biden Presidency Mean for Microgrids?
Microgrids, already growing in demand because of wildfires, hurricanes, the pandemic and energy equity issues, are likely to soon experience another boost — the climate policies of President-elect Joe Biden.
GE to Improve Gas Turbine Offering with New Australian Office
GE has announced the opening of its new Perth Aeroderivative Services Level 2 facility and Tooling Store to provide enhanced support to its GE LM6000, LM2500 and LMS100 aero-derivative gas turbine fleet installed in Australia.
SEforALL Backs Mini-Grid Deployment in Sierra Leone and Madagascar
The Universal Energy Facility, a results-based financing facility managed by Sustainable Energy for All, is now open – with its first wave devoted to supporting mini-grid deployment in Sierra Leone and Madagascar.
A Virtual-Oscillator-Based Control Strategy for Microgrids
Keeping the grid stable is often synonymous with keeping frequency within a narrow band.
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Husk Power Systems Proves Rural Minigrids Can Be Profitable
Global Investment Firm Ab Carval Acquires DG Developer Solamerica
This Microgrid Can Power an Entire North Carolina Town During an Outage
The Grid Is Fragile. Is Distributed Energy the Answer?
Duke Energy to Mobilize First-Of-Its-Kind Microgrid-Integrated Fleet Electrification Center
Emrgy Secures $18 Million in Capital for Distributed Hydropower, Other Work