Tag Archives: Microgrid Resources Coalition

The Defining Microgrid Event of 2017

Mark your calendar for the powerhouse microgrid event of the year: Microgrid 2017 Conference & Exhibition, which will be held in Boston, MA, Nov. 6-8, 2017. Hosted jointly by Microgrid Knowledge, the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) and the International District Energy … Continue reading

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Briefing Notice: “District Energy, CHP, Microgrids: Resilient, Efficient Energy Infrastructure”

Date: Tuesday, December 6 Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am Location: Room G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE, Washington D.C. This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to expedite check-in The … Continue reading

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Microgrid Knowledge, IDEA and MRC Announce Microgrid Conference 2017

Elisa Wood reports in Microgrid Knowledge, the International District Energy Association and the Microgrid Resources Coalition are joining forces to present what is expected to be the defining microgrid conference and exhibition of 2017, a gathering in Boston of major … Continue reading

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Microgrid advocates IDEA and Microgrid Resources Coalition join forces

Robert Walton reports in Utility Dive: Dive Brief: The International District Energy Association (IDEA) and the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC), both advocates for grid edge technologies and policies, announced they will join forces to integrate resources alongside technical and regulatory expertise. The … Continue reading

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International District Energy Association and Microgrid Resources Coalition announce merger to promote wider adoption of microgrids

WESTBOROUGH, MA – May 18, 2016 – The International District Energy Association (IDEA) and the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) today announced a merger agreement to integrate the resources and technical and regulatory expertise of the MRC into IDEA as part … Continue reading

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Two years after Hurricane Sandy, recognition of Princeton University’s microgrid still surges

Morgan Kelly reports in News at Princeton, a publication of Princeton University on growing interest in Princeton’s microgrid as an exemplar of design and performance.  Princeton is a member of the International District Energy Association (IDEA). In the nearly two … Continue reading

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Microgrid Milestones: Top 5 developments of 2013

Editor in Chief Michael T. Burr reports in Public Utilities Fortnightly on major trends in microgrid technology and projects during 2013. Over the past year, several key industry trends emerged or became clearer. Among them, one topic arose in the … Continue reading

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How to keep the lights on after a superstorm

Caren Chesler writes in Scientific American that a planned micro grid in Hoboken, New Jersey, could be a model for making other communities more resilient to extreme weather. For five days after Hurricane Sandy hit on October 29, 2012, large … Continue reading

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