Integrating Run-of-the-River Hydropower into a Microgrid for Reliability

The Idaho National Laboratory is studying integrating run-of-the-river hydropower into a microgrid to make the city of Idaho Falls' municipal power distribution more reliable.The $1 million, 2-year collaboration with the city of Idaho Falls was prompted by a December 2013 outage that left the city blacked out for hours in subzero … [Read more...]