Hurricane Harvey Creates New Abnormal for the Electric Grid

microgrids and Hurricane Harvey

Stories are just beginning to emerge about microgrids and distributed energy systems that are keeping critical services up and running despite Hurricane Harvey's best efforts to do them in. Twenty-one convenience stores and gas stations in the Houston area remained open thanks to an unusual microgrid system designed by Enchanted Rock … [Read more...]

Texas Microgrid to Build 50 MW with Infusion of Equity Financing

Texas Microgrid, a company operated by Enchanted Rock (ERock), today announced an equity investment from Balfour Beatty Infrastructure Partners (BBIP) to build microgrids in Texas. The financing will help fund the construction of 50 MW of microgrids already under contract with commercial and industrial (C&I) customers. Founded in 2006, … [Read more...]