Increasing Value of Energy Resilience, Reliability in Today’s Climate

Chris Cummiskey, chief commercial and customer solutions officer at Southern Company and PowerSecure CEO, sits down virtually with Sarah Rubenoff, special projects editor at Microgrid Knowledge, to discuss the growing value of energy resilience in a world increasingly wracked by climate change. PowerSecure's CEO Cummiskey has also taken on the … [Read more...]

Energy Resilience Top of Mind for Microgrid Customers in the New Year

Chris Cummiskey, chief commercial and customer solutions officer at the Southern Company, sits down virtually with Sarah Rubenoff, special projects editor at Microgrid Knowledge, to discuss the growing value of energy resiliency in a world increasingly wracked by the results of climate change — and what this means for the microgrid industry going … [Read more...]

How Microgrids in Texas Served the Lone Star State During Hurricane Harvey

Microgrids in Texas proved their worth during Hurricane Harvey, as described in this final entry of a six-part Microgrid Knowledge Special Report Series on the rise of the reliability-as-a-service model and the onset of the affordable microgrid.  Hurricane Harvey left Texas with $125 billion in damages, record rainfall, flooding that … [Read more...]

Oh the Irony…Storm Cancels Meeting about How Microgrids Keep the Lights on in Storms

Could it be more ironic? A group in New Jersey, promoting microgrids to ward off outages during storms, had to cancel its January 27 public information meeting. Because of a storm. The good news is that MIDJersey Chamber and the MIDJersey Center for Economic Development plan to reschedule the meeting. Update! The meeting has been rescheduled to … [Read more...]