How to Use Cleaner Diesel in Microgrids

diesel-backed microgrids

We often think of diesel as dirty, and view renewable microgrids as one way to eliminate the use of diesel and other fossil fuels. However, more and more, diesel-backed microgrids can be cleaner, if they rely on the newer, Tier-4 generators. It all depends on where the power is needed, what fuels are available, and how much the microgrid … [Read more...]

Diesel Generators: A Tried and True Technology Behind Microgrids

The Diesel Technology Forum explains why the US is developing microgrids and how diesel generators make them reliable. Microgrids are gaining attention lately. From issues relating to electricity reliability to climate change resiliency, more communities, municipalities and even the Department of Defense have plans to install small electricity … [Read more...]