Maryland’s Microgrid Policy: Building a Market, Not Giving Away Money

“We want you in our state,” Kyle Haas, a Maryland energy policy manager told a room full of microgrid developers last week in Washington, D.C. “I want to bring your company to Maryland.” But don’t expect any grant money – or much anyway – to sweeten the pot. While California, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York, are offering tens of … [Read more...]

Maryland County Extends Deadline for Microgrid Bids Due to Strong Response

Montgomery County, Maryland, has changed its deadline for microgrid bids to July 9 because of the large number of organizations that have expressed interest in participating. Proposals were originally due June 30. The county, which borders Washington, D.C., is seeking public/private partnerships for microgrid projects that can island from the … [Read more...]