Microgrid Alliance Folds into Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid

The Microgrid Alliance (MGA), one of two microgrid advocacy organizations formed last year, has folded into a larger group, the Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS). MGA and ADS announced the change Tuesday. They had already had a close connection in that Dan Delurey, CEO of ADS, has also served as MGA’s executive director. MGA … [Read more...]

Infocast’s ERCOT Market Summit Returns to Austin this February

Infocast will hold its 3rd Annual ERCOT Market Summit on February 25-27 in Austin, Texas. Responsible for managing the flow of electric power to 24 million customers, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is in a state of flux. Texas needs massive new generation and transmission upgrades. The grid operator also faces some of the … [Read more...]

Eighth Annual Storage Week Set for March 2-4 in San Diego

Infocast's Annual Storage Week Summit will be held March 2-4 in San Diego, Calif., one of the most active state's for energy storage. The conference comes as the energy storage market prepares for exponential growth, with more procurement of energy storage systems and technologies expected than in the last 40 years combined, according to … [Read more...]

City of Hoboken Microgrid Symposium to be Held November 5

The City of Hoboken will hold a microgrid symposium at the Stevens Institute of Technology on November 5 to generate stakeholder interest in the technical, financial, and regulatory aspects of its microgrid project. The city of about 50,000 people was hard hit by Superstorm Sandy and vowed to build a more resilient electric grid. Hoboken then … [Read more...]

IDEA Presents “evolvingENERGY” Conference Oct. 28-30 in Toronto

IDEA conference to feature Resilient Microgrids Operation and Maintenance Seminar with Ted Borer of Princeton University The International District Energy Association (IDEA) is bringing together district energy practitioners from across North America for the evolvingENERGY conference in Toronto October 28-30. The event will provide a platform … [Read more...]

Industry Thought Leaders to Discuss Future Grid in San Diego

Power Analytics Corporation, a developer of electrical power system design, simulation and analytics software, has secured three highly esteemed thought leaders from the energy sector as keynote speakers for the company’s 20/20 Vision­Driven Power Conference, October 21­-23 in San Diego. Byron Washom, Ed White and Eli Farrah highlight a list of … [Read more...]

Microgrid Knowledge Publisher to Moderate Panel at NextGen Microgrid Event Sept. 11

Kevin Normandeau, group publisher of Energy Efficiency Markets and Microgrid Knowledge, will moderate a panel "Controllers: Selecting the Right Technology to Control your Own Grid," on September 11 at the NextGen Microgrid conference in Chicago, Ill., Panel participants will include Schneider Electric, Green Energy Corp, and S&C Electric, … [Read more...]