Microgrid at the Center of $630 Million London City Airport Expansion

The London City Airport microgrid, now under development, will nearly double the size of the airport's electricity distribution infrastructure, from 3.6 MVA to 7 MVA, and help power a major airport expansion and upgrade. The microgrid is a critical element of the airport's broader $630.5 million City Airport Development Program, which … [Read more...]

Energy-as-a-Service Offers Hope to Airports, Railways and Seaports through Technological and Financial Innovation

Karen Morgan, president and CEO of Dynamic Energy Networks, explores how energy-as-a-service can impact railways, airports and seaports to increase resiliency for America's transportation.  Railways, airports and seaports connect people and goods in essential ways, both locally and globally. Unfortunately, this connection becomes vulnerable … [Read more...]

Redundancy Failed at Reagan International Airport, Causing 90-minute Outage

A 90-minute power outage Wednesday night at Reagan International Airport occurred after redundancy built into the power system failed, according to a spokesman for Dominion, the utility that serves the Washington, DC-area airport. Two utility feeds power the airport, and both went down, said Charles Penn, spokesman. Beyond that, the utility … [Read more...]