The Air Force unveiled the Federal Government's first non-tactical vehicle fleet composed entirely of plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles at Los Angeles Air Force Base, home of the Space and Missile Systems Center, Friday, Nov. 14....More
Outages are expensive, soak up resources, weaken the system while they are in effect and aren’t always restored on time as promised to the customer. But, in one form or the other, we have to live with them....More
During a White House event, PG&E Corp. Chairman Tony Earley and Edison Electric Institute President Tom Kuhn announced two electric power industry initiatives to further commercialize electric transportation technologies....More
Sandy, meet RecX. No, it’s not a battle of Transformers action figures. It’s a recognition that extreme weather events like Superstorm Sandy may become more common, and our power system needs to be better prepared to recover and survive such events....More
Mission-critical customers — hospitals, military bases, data centers and others — depend on having 100-percent reliable power. Many are turning to microgrids as a primary source of backup generation. Watch this video to learn how utilities are building new revenue streams by offering microgrids as a service to these kinds of customers.
Download the white paper “Microgrids: Weathering the storm,” to learn more about the resilience of microgrids in the face natural disasters.