US DOE Opens Application Process for $65M in Connected Communities Funding

The US Department of Energy (DOE) is now accepting applications for $65 million in Connected Communities funding, which support projects that show how groups of buildings combined with distributed energy resources, including microgrids, can act as grid resources. The DOE plans to select a portfolio of grid‐interactive efficient building … [Read more...]

Siemens and Duke Show the Benefits EV Charging Offers the Home & Power Market

Siemens Energy Management Division and Duke Energy recentlly teamed up to show the benefits EV charging offers homes and the power market, as part of an 18-month effort to reduce the cost and expand use of the technology. Held at the Duke Energy Envision Center in Erlanger, Ky., and utilizing a Ford Fusion Energi Plug-In Hybrid, Siemens provided … [Read more...]