New Microgrid Markets & Opportunities to be Highlighted at Upcoming Microgrid 2018

What’s the word in the microgrid industry? New markets — and lots of them. And this is top of mind for Microgrid 2018 organizers. That’s why the largest of these up-and-coming microgrid markets will be highlighted in detail for attendees of the event in Chicago, May 7-9. A confluence of drivers are coming together to push emerging microgrid … [Read more...]

Have You Seen These Microgrids? Here’s Your Chance at Microgrid 2018

One of the many reasons to attend the Microgrid 2018 conference (Chicago, May 7-9) is the opportunity to tour working and developing microgrids. Space is limited so register now to secure a first-hand look at: Chicago's Shedd Aquarium microgrid in development The Illinois Institute of Technology's working microgrid S&C … [Read more...]

Don’t Wait to Register for Microgrid 2018 — Spots Expected to Fill Fast

Filling up agenda spots at Microgrid 2018 certainly won’t be hard. But narrowing down the number of quality speaking proposals for the event just might be. Enthusiasm is high for Microgrid 2018 — to be held May 7-9 in Chicago. In fact, the event received three times the number of proposals needed to fill its schedule as the call-for-speakers … [Read more...]

Today is the Last Day to Register for Microgrid 2018 at a Discount

If you plan to attend Microgrid 2018, please be aware of an important upcoming registration deadline. Jan. 31 is the last day to take advantage of the early bird price for the May 7-9 conference in Chicago. That means if you register for the conference now, you can save up to $200 per person. We are also accepting speaker proposals through … [Read more...]

Microgrid 2018 Call For Speakers Ends January 31

Those interested in speaking at Microgrid 2018 — May 7-9 in Chicago — have less than a week to submit their ideas to conference organizers. The deadline for the Microgrid 2018 call for speakers is Wednesday, Jan. 31. Microgrid Knowledge welcomes those who would like to speak, present a case study or participate in a panel discussion. The … [Read more...]

Do You Want to Speak at Microgrid 2018? Let Us Know Before Jan. 31

The deadline is fast approaching -- January 31 -- to let us know if you want to speak, present, or participate in panel discussions at Microgrid Knowledge's third conference, “Microgrid 2018: Markets and Models for the Greater Good." An industry leaders gathering, the conference is planned for May 7-9 in Chicago. If you'd like to speak, please … [Read more...]

Microgrid Deployment Rises: The Biggest Disruptor to the Power Industry is Here

In this week’s Industry Perspectives, Chris Evanich, manager of microgrids at S&C Electric, describes how a rise in microgrid deployment is disrupting today's power industry. Last month, Microgrid Knowledge and the International District Energy Association (IDEA) hosted the Microgrid 2017 Conference in Boston. The sold-out event drew … [Read more...]

Illinois is the Grid Modernization Market to Watch: Report

Illinois is emerging as the best kept secret in grid modernization, taking big strides that go unnoticed in the shadow of high visibility coastal states that are pushing for flashier industry reforms. That's the word from a new report, “Generation to Generation: An Energy Evolution," by management consulting firm ScottMadden. The report finds … [Read more...]

Microgrid Knowledge Announces Microgrid 2018, May 7-9 in Chicago

With Microgrid 2017 sold out, Microgrid Knowledge today announced that registration is now open for its next conference, Microgrid 2018 to be held May 7-9 in Chicago. “Microgrid 2018: Markets and Models for the Greater Good” will explore the essential need for microgrids in today’s electricity-dependent society. Word of the next event came as … [Read more...]