Now available! View Microgrid 2022 on demand

If you couldn’t attend Microgrid 2022 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania this past June, good news. We captured every session on video and it’s now available for you to view on demand. Each of the panel discussions, breakout sessions, workshops and keynote addresses can be accessed through the links below or via the Microgrid Knowledge video … [Read more...]

2G Energy executive: Microgrids bring resilience and certainty in uncertain times

Kurt West, vice president of business development at 2G Energy, explains how microgrids bring resilience and certainty in uncertain times during an interview at Microgrid 2022 with Elisa Wood, Microgrid Knowledge editor-in-chief. https://vimeo.com/722618571 In times of uncertainty, microgrids can give customers control, according to Kurt West, … [Read more...]

Winners of 2022 Greater Good Awards offer insight into their microgrid projects: video

The fourth annual Microgrid Greater Good Awards were handed out during the Microgrid 2022 conference in June. The winners each presented their projects during a special session at the conference, which is now available to view for free. https://vimeo.com/731523753 Winners were selected by an independent panel of judges, and awards were granted … [Read more...]

Piller Power executive: Reliability drives microgrid adoption in new sectors

In an interview with Elisa Wood during Microgrid 2022, Dean Richards, president and CEO of Piller Power Systems, explains why microgrids and the reliability they provide are becoming increasingly important to a growing number of industries. https://vimeo.com/722618394 Energy independence is one of the primary reasons that a growing number of … [Read more...]

Concord Engineering executive: Industrial microgrid market booming

Michael Fischette, CEO of Concord Engineering, discusses the future of microgrids, including the growing adoption of the technology for industry, in an interview at Microgrid 2022 with Elisa Wood, Microgrid Knowledge editor-in-chief. https://vimeo.com/722588865 Michael Fischette, CEO of Concord Engineering, sees nothing but good news for the … [Read more...]

Ameresco executive discusses inflation, the military and the future of microgrids

Britta MacIntosh, senior vice president of Western Region and London Operations for Ameresco, sat down with Microgrid Knowledge during Microgrid 2022 to discuss how global trends like inflation are impacting microgrids. https://vimeo.com/722591137 Now is the perfect time for the world to take advantage of the many benefits offered by microgrids, … [Read more...]

Disaster preparedness expert Jeffrey Schlegelmilch to keynote Microgrid 2022 on June 1 in Philadelphia

Disaster preparedness expert and author Jeffrey Schlegelmilch will deliver the keynote address for Microgrid 2022: Microgrids as Climate Heroes on June 1 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Schlegelmilch, who serves as director for the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia Climate School, Columbia University, is the author of … [Read more...]

Last day to nominate a microgrid for the Microgrid Greater Good Awards 2022

Microgrid Knowledge will accept nominations until midnight EST, April 1, for its 2022 Microgrid Greater Good Awards, presented annually to highlight how microgrids serve society. “We are interested in compelling stories about microgrids that fulfill a clear societal need and improve the human condition,” said Elisa Wood, editor-in-chief of … [Read more...]

UL’s HOMER to present thought leadership at Microgrid 2022

Microgrid 2022: Microgrids as Climate Heroes,  expected to be the largest global gathering of the microgrid community yet, will feature thought leadership from UL's HOMER Microgrid Conference, according to a recent announcement. Peter Lilienthal, founder of the HOMER conference, creator of the HOMER software and UL Renewable's global microgrid … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney to open Microgrid 2022

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney will open Microgrid 2022: Microgrids as Climate Heroes on June 1, the first day of a two-day event expected to draw hundreds of energy leaders and innovators to Philadelphia. Kenney, who was sworn into office on Jan. 4, 2016, as the 99th mayor of Philadelphia, has become known for championing anti-poverty … [Read more...]