Long Island Village Plans Microgrid; Issues RFP

A Long Island, N.Y. village is seeking engineering help to build a microgrid that will vie for funding in the $40 million NY Prize competition. Freeport, a village of about 40,000 people in Nassau County, wants to build a microgrid to help secure power supply should another disaster hit like Superstorm Sandy, which walloped the village's electric … [Read more...]

Long Island Village Seeks Microgrid Proposals for NY Prize

Freeport, N.Y., is seeking design and engineering services for a microgrid proposal that will compete in the $40 million NY Prize. The southern Long Island village, part of the town of Hempstead, wants to build a microgrid to help secure power supply should another disaster hit like Superstorm Sandy, which caused prolonged outages and extensive … [Read more...]