Connecticut Offers $30M in New Microgrid Funding

Connecticut yesterday launched its long-awaited third-round of microgrid funding, which will offer $30 million in new grants. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) will begin accepting applications December 10. A project can win $3- to $5 million. Both municipal and private microgrids can apply. The $30 million adds to … [Read more...]

Connecticut DEEP Contemplates Microgrid Program Revisions

Connecticut officials are considering changes to the state's microgrid program, a first-of-its-kind grant offering.  Clean Energy Group's Todd Olinsky-Paul explains the proposed legislative and regulatory action. The hallmark of good programs is that they keep getting better. Last month, Clean Energy States Alliance awarded a State Leadership in … [Read more...]

Energy Efficiency RFPs and Market Prospects to Watch in the Northeast and Ontario

Several business opportunities are emerging for energy efficiency and combined heat and power in the Northeast and Ontario. Here are some solicitations and prospects we suggest you keep an eye on. Connecticut plans to open up bidding in January for $15 million it is making available in its second round of microgrid funding. Bids will be due in … [Read more...]