A new report from Navigant Research measures data on known grid-tied and remote microgrid projects in the proposal, planning, and deployed stages across six geographies, with details on capacity, project numbers, and rankings....More
Through a first-of-its-kind analysis, the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative’s Empowered Consumer Report has found that consumer awareness for next-generation smart energy technologies is at an all-time high...More
Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy and several of its national laboratories will discuss modernization of the nation’s electric power grid at the April Federal Energy Regulatory Commission meeting....More
In 2009, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) received $4.5 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to support the demonstration and deployment of smart grid technologies across the nation....More
The 800 kV North-East Agra UHVDC (ultrahigh-voltage direct current) link will have a record 8,000 MW converter capacity, transmitting clean hydroelectric power, equivalent to the generation of 8 large power plants, from India's northeast region to the city of Agra, a distance of 1,728 km. The North-East Agra project is ABB’s fifth HVDC transmission link in India.