SDGE Plans to Release an RFP Seeking a Microgrid Controller

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDGE) plans to release a request for proposals (RFP) next month seeking a microgrid controller to help it manage energy storage and renewable energy. The California utility issued a notice Tuesday signaling the upcoming RFP, scheduled for release Wednesday, December 21. The utility seeks microgrid technology … [Read more...]

S&C Electric VP Defines ‘Non-Wires Alternatives’ and the Role of Microgrids

Erik Svanholm, vice president, non-wires alternatives for S&C Electric, defines the term "non-wires alternatives" and gives examples of how microgrids can provide these alternatives to traditional investments in wires and the transmission grid during an interview with Microgrid Knowledge editor in chief, Elisa Wood at Microgrid … [Read more...]

Microgrids Convergence Conference Oct. 25-26: Microgrids, Smart Cities and Advanced Transportation

Infocast’s Microgrids Summit, now in its ninth edition, returns October 25-26 in the San Francisco Bay Area as the Microgrids Convergence Conference. Both new and established microgrid customers will come together with renewable energy developers, microgrid enabling companies, utilities, system integrators, software providers, storage companies, … [Read more...]