The Foundation of a Smart City is Smart Energy Infrastructure

smart energy infrastructure

Microgrids are increasing in popularity due to their ability to island from the main grid in case of an emergency power outage, providing energy reliability and resiliency for critical operations like the military and hospitals. And smart energy infrastructure is becoming the way of the future for operations that simply can't afford power … [Read more...]

NY County Plans Critical Facilities Microgrid; Seeks Consultant

Bids are due March 30 in a solictiation for a consultant to help Tompkins County, New York build a critical facilities microgrid in the village of Lansing. Like Freeport, N.Y., Tomkins County is soliciting help as it prepares to compete for microgrid funding made available through the $40 million NY Prize. The county, which has a population … [Read more...]