Here you will find a comprehensive list of events that are focused on microgrids. List your microgrid event here. Send the details to: Kevin@MicrogridKnowledge.com.
Microgrid Knowledge, the International District Energy Association and the Microgrid Resources Coalition are joining forces to present what is expected to be the defining microgrid conference and exhibition of 2017, a gathering in Boston of major national and international players Nov. 6-8, 2017.
Microgrid 2017 Conference promises to be a powerhouse event with the teaming of MRC, the leading microgrid advocacy organization, and Microgrid Knowledge, the leading news site dedicated to all-things microgrid.
Microgrid 2017 conference will feature prominent industry and policy speakers, regulators and government agencies, lively panel discussions, technical sessions, vendor booths, tours of Boston-area microgrids and extensive networking opportunities.
For details on calls for papers, sponsorship and registration click here.
Wed07Jan2015Fri09Jan2015San Diego, California
This Utility Analytics conference will highlight the following topics:
--Laying groundwork for advanced analytics including data quality, meter data analytics, predictive maintenance, customer engagement and grid optimization
--Using smart grid analytics to leverage opportunity for improving safety, reliability and efficiency of power delivery
--The future of advanced analytics as it applies to longer-term plans for grid modernization
--And much more
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) Market Summit 2015 will examine the changing market rules and drivers and bring policy-makers together with utility, IPP, DR and energy storage executives to explore the potential opportunities to solve resource adequacy shortfalls. They will examine not only the impacts of rule changes on project economics and financeability but also how the delivery of wind power from the Panhandle and new large solar build out plans are affecting the market. They will also explore how DR, energy storage and other potential game-changers could more effectively be integrated into the ERCOT market, and whether recent transmission and smartgrid investments can be leveraged to provide solutions. Finally, financiers will provide their perspectives on investment in and financeability of projects in the ERCOT market. Learn More.
Mon02Mar2015Wed04Mar2015San Diego, CA
The eighth annual, Storage Week 2015 is the global business hub for energy storage solutions. Join policymakers and senior executives at the forefront of a coming wave of storage deployment. The road to bankable revenue flows is opening for both grid connected and behind the meter applications, with billions of dollars of investment expected in the next few years. Come to Storage Week to learn how to position your company to move from pilot projects to full-scale deployment! Click to learn more.
Tue03Mar2015Thu05Mar2015New York, NY
The marcus evans Microgrid Development for Public & Private Sectors East Coast conference will showcase the latest research, practices and development from the top innovators in the microgrid, technologies and smart grid community. Each presentation will cover in-depth case studies on compelling topics such as successful islanding stories, innovative technologies and the discussion of microgrid regulations and business models.
The MIDJersey Chamber and MIDJersey Center for Economic Development invite New Jersey residents to the first Energy Resiliency Next Generation Forum on March 5, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Windsor Athletic Club on 99 Clarksville Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550. .
Learn from a panel of experts how solar with battery storage can positively impact communities like Princeton, West Windsor and others to benefit from long-term savings using this renewable energy.
The event is free to attend. Please register by clicking on this link.
The transmission development landscape is undergoing tectonic shifts. Policy developments have not only opened up competition for transmission project developments, but also are fostering interregional planning and major interstate transmission projects. ISOs and utilities are dealing with a sea of change in the generation mix—the switch from coal-fired to gas-fired generation is triggering billions of dollars in new transmission investment while simultaneously raising concerns regarding reliability. All of this will require new capacity, new assets, new expertise and new strategies in the transmission sector.
Learn more about the 18th Annual Transmission Summit 2015, the preeminent conference focused on the business issues driving the electric transmission sector, and learn how to profit through the transformation of an industry.
Wed25Mar2015Thu26Mar2015University of California, Irvine, CA
The Microgrid Global Summit 2015 brings together experts from Industry, Government, and Academia from around the world to examine issues and share critical, cutting edge information about real-world, on-the-ground Microgrid deployments that are pushing the envelope of energy reliability, quality, and accessibility in business and technology. Learn More.
Tue07Apr20156:00 pmWindsor, NJ
The MIDJersey Chamber and MIDJersey Center for Economic Development invite New Jersey residents to the first Energy Resiliency Next Generation Forum.
Learn from a panel of experts how solar with battery storage can positively impact communities like Princeton, West Windsor and others to benefit from long-term savings using this renewable energy. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more.
This event will provide a platform for military, government and utility policy makers and procurement managers to share business and technical wants, needs and requirements for new microgrid projects with renewable energy developers, energy services companies, system integrators, EPCs, energy storage companies, microgrid enabling technology companies and financiers. Find out more about this event.
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A three-day conference on capitalizing on Microgrids for improved system energy efficiency, reliability and providing enabling technologies for grid independence. This conference will highlight the following topics:
- Deploying Microgrids for achieving strategic energy objectives, such as developing storage capacity and increasing energy efficiency
- Maximizing the use of renewable energy in Microgrids to ensure cost effectiveness and an achieving an acceptable business model for profitability and success.
- Implementing Microgrids for control of local power
- The role of advanced Microgrids in integration and interoperability
- Examining Microgrids as a key aspect of large-scale renewable energy interconnection with the macrogrid
- And more.
The conference includes exhibits from major players in the microgrid industry including companies like: S&C Electric, Schneider Electric and more. Readers of Microgrid Knowledge can take 30% of the registration fee using the promo code: MG3. To learn more about this event click here.
The Engineering & Operations Technical Conference is the conference of choice for public power professionals charged with designing, developing and maintaining the nation's electric system. Meet up with power vendors like Fairbank Morse and more. Click here to learn more.
POWER-GEN EUROPE in conjunction with Renewable Energy World Europe, integrate all aspects of the power generation sector, combining strategic and technical presentations with the largest trade show exhibition of power equipment and services.
Always at the leading edge of information provision and market developments, the event highlights the many aspects of the energy change in Europe and focuses on the opportunities arising right across the sector for innovative and flexible businesses. Meet up with power vendors like Fairbank Morse and many others. Learn More.
This event will look at advancement in Power Electronics, Communications, Software and Intelligent Systems as enabler to future needs of small to larger communities all over the world. Also discussed is the integration of renewable energy and efficient utilization of electricity. Learn more.
IDEA2015 is an international forum shaping the next generation of energy for cities, bringing together experienced global industry leaders from across North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East to discuss and debate the state and future of energy.
After decades of business-as-usual, the utility industry is quickly transforming the way it generates, distributes and values energy, particularly as it relates to more sustainable and resilient cities and communities.
IDEA2015 will explore best practices in developing, owning and operating district energy, CHP & microgrids in cities, drawing from local operations. For more information click here.
Tue28Jul2015Thu30Jul2015Orange County, CA
Revolutionize energy storage systems, renewable technologies, and structural design to enhance energy reliability and overall microgrid productivity. Following the success of the First Annual West and East Coast Microgrid Conferences, the 2015 West Coast edition continues to provide a platform for public and private sector professionals to demonstrate and discuss their successful microgrid projects and lessons learned.
Presentations will cover current deployments on alternative islanding philosophies, enabling technologies, successful design and architecture, microgrid economics, and the regulatory landscape. New topics to be discussed at this year’s program include conducting proper cost-benefit analysis, integrating renewables to a high penetration, showcasing different methodologies for seamless islanding versus open transition, strategizing how to get assets on the balance sheet and propose it to management, cyber security, demand response efforts with microgrid capabilities, and more.
Smart Cities Week is North America's first smart city conference and exhibition focused on holistic, integrated approaches to smart cities that save money while improving results. Developed by the Smart Cities Council, the event highlights best practices for breaking down barriers to progress and instilling a culture of collaboration — cross-cutting solutions that public officials can use to improve livability, workability and sustainability in their communities.
You will see, hear and experience showcase demonstrations of the next wave of innovative including a microgrid demonstration by Schneider Electric. For more information on attending or to get free 2 -day exhibit hall pass - click here.
The Microgrid Global Innovation Forum brings together thought leaders, energy executives, and project managers from around the world for two days of intense networking and information sharing concerning the latest technological developments, design, implementation and operation of hybrid renewable energy microgrids. The emphasis is on maximizing the effective use of renewable and distributed energy resources, refining the positive business model for a range of microgrid deployments, and sharing real-world case studies in both grid-tied and off-grid/remote environments.
The Microgrid Controller Symposium will bring together microgrid controller developers, energy infrastructure decision makers, utility representatives, as well as state and national energy leaders.
The goal is to introduce the latest developments in microgrid controller technology and standards, demonstrate functionality of existing microgrid controllers, and foster connections between microgrid developers & Massachusetts distribution utilities. Learn about the MIT Lincoln Labs (MITLL) microgrid controller evaluation platform. The platform will allow developers to demonstrate the functionality of their controller during the Symposium.
Microgrid 2015: a two-day program that carefully examines the business models, optimal technology mix, and critical steps for successfully deploying microgrid systems in remote, island, and grid-connected environments. The emphasis is on refining the business model as well as effectively planning, designing, and deploying microgrids.
Hosted by Homer Energy, Microgrid 2015 will bring together government officials, project and technology developers, system owners and utilities, and other energy professionals from across the industry for in-depth information sharing and networking. Use this code and get a 15% discount off your registration "MGK2015" - Learn more.
Mon19Oct2015Tue20Oct2015House of Sweden, Washington, D.C.
The 2015 New Energy Summit is an invitation-only, principal players conference. The agenda includes keynote guests, presentations and thought-provoking, informative discussions about the latest trends in deal origination and finance, risk evaluation, regulatory developments and common practices. Come develop new partnerships that can help you build your business and accelerate the growth of the renewable energy marketplace.
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Tue20Oct2015Thu22Oct2015San Diego, CA
Infocast’s Commercial & Government Microgrids Summit, the 7th iteration of its kind, will provide a platform for decision makers from the Federal, State and Local- Levels to outline their microgrids funding opportunities and deployment plans in a number of applications for increasing energy security and grid resiliency. The event will also bring commercial end-users and utilities together with leading renewable energy and microgrid developers, system integrators, energy storage companies, microgrid enabling technology companies and financiers to tackle the technical and financial challenges of developing microgrids for a myriad of markets. Learn more.