How Do Microgrids Make Money?

Demand for microgrids is growing. But how do microgrids make money when they are part of the U.S. grid? Much depends on standards set by regulators, policymakers and grid operators, which are likely to vary depending on where the microgrid is located. Utility regulation is set at the state level.  So microgrid operators may find themselves … [Read more...]

MicroNews: DNV KEMA, RLS Logistics, Transformative Wave

This week in energy efficiency news… DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability has launched a customized energy storage valuation service for utilities. The service helps utilities meet energy storage and estimation requirements, like those created Sept. 3 in a preliminary ruling by the California Public Utilities Commission.  The program gives each … [Read more...]