UK Microgrid Project Offers Path to Residential Electrification

A new zero-carbon microgrid development underway in the UK could pilot a route to the use of microgrids that add far greater value to energy consumers. The Grove Park housing and business development at Sellindge, near Ashford in Kent, will be powered exclusively via a renewable energy plus storage microgrid coupled with a smart grid … [Read more...]

Siemens and Duke Show the Benefits EV Charging Offers the Home & Power Market

Siemens Energy Management Division and Duke Energy recentlly teamed up to show the benefits EV charging offers homes and the power market, as part of an 18-month effort to reduce the cost and expand use of the technology. Held at the Duke Energy Envision Center in Erlanger, Ky., and utilizing a Ford Fusion Energi Plug-In Hybrid, Siemens provided … [Read more...]