Tag Archives: MRC

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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REV is in the air. And the microgrid industry is feeling the love, mostly.

Sign up for IDEA’s Weekly Newsletter Elisa Wood writes in Microgrid Knowledge on a kickoff meeting for a new industry coalition focused specifically on the growth of microgrids and the need for government policy to address the interrelationship of microgrids … 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 Resources Coalition urges regulators to value energy service, not source

Elisa Wood reports in Microgrid Knowledge that the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) is urging regulators to focus on energy services, not sources, as they set tariffs and pricing for an increasingly distributed U.S. grid. The MRC, an advocacy organization and … Continue reading

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International District Energy Association and Microgrid Resources Coalition announce merger

TheNEWS reports as breaking news that the International District Energy Association (IDEA) and the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) announced a merger agreement to integrate the resources and technical and regulatory expertise of the MRC into IDEA as part of a … 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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Video: What is a microgrid?

Members of the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) explain the key functions of a microgrid and how it can operate in parallel with the main power grid or in isolation mode when necessary. Watch the video:

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Video: What is the Microgrid Resources Coalition?

The Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) is a consortium of leading microgrid owners, operators, developers, suppliers and investors. Its purpose is to advance microgrids as energy resources. The MRC  promotes the widespread implementation of microgrids through advocacy for laws, regulations and … Continue reading

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