ARPA-E Offers $30M to Integrate Microgrids, Distributed Generation into US Grid

ARPA-E is seeking ideas to integrate microgrids, renewables and other distributed energy into the central grid. The U.S Department of Energy agency is offering up to $30 million for projects. Renewable energy creates uncertainty and variability on the grid because it is intermittent. But there may be ways to use this uncertainty to benefit … [Read more...]