NJ Transit Switches to Renewables for Microgrid, Plans Nov. 25 Solicitation

The New Jersey Transit Corp., called NJ Transit, dropped plans to include a 140-MW natural gas power plant in one of the country’s largest microgrid projects in an effort to have it run entirely on renewable resources. The issue centers on the NJ Transitgrid, a $577 million microgrid designed to provide reliable service on a key portion of … [Read more...]

Large and Unique Mass Transit Microgrid Moves Forward in New Jersey

One of the largest microgrid projects in the country and one of the few proposed to support mass transit is moving forward in New Jersey. On June 18, New Jersey Transit completed a public hearing for its NJ Transitgrid project. The comment period for the environmental impact statement for the project is open until July 19, 2019. And on June … [Read more...]