Here we lift the lid on an optimized microgrid to see the source of its real value: the advanced microgrid controller. Surprisingly, the controller makes up a relatively small amount of a microgrid’s costs.
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Jeffrey Karp and Morgan Gerard of Sullivan and Worcester describe the value of PEER and how it can act as an incentive for microgrids, particularly in Washington, DC as it combats grid vulnerabilities.