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Case Study: Microgrid provides resiliency hub with sustainable power to community

Electric Light & Power Summary When an ice storm hit Ontario, Canada, in 2013, transmission lines were knocked down, leaving hundreds of thousands of residents without power for days. Without electricity, the communities within the province are at risk of being exposed to perilous...


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Canada’s First Utility Microgrid Creates Resiliency Hub

Summary A power outage can be devastating to a community. North Bay, Ontario has experienced outages in the past, but none as significant as the one caused by an ice storm which left the city crippled without power for a week. North Bay Hydro developed a microgrid to power a community...

3.2_Evanich_MG Workshop.pdf


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Planning for the Future with Cyber-Secure Microgrids

Summary Ameren is the first investor owned utility to use a microgrid to island customers on an active feeder. This is one of the few microgrids in the world that operates at utility-scale voltages and has multiple levels of control. This presentation will discuss their decision making process...

2.2_Evanich.pdf


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Canada’s First Utility-Scale Energy Storage System Islands Remote Town During Outages

Summary BC Hydro utilizes energy storage to greatly improve service reliability for a remote mountain community in British Columbia. Session Track 5C Speakers Brian Levite, S&C Electric #2018 #ConferenceProceeding #AnnualConference #SCElectric #Microgrids #BritishColumbia ...

5C.3_Levite.pdf


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Planning for the Future: The First Cyber-Secure Utility Microgrid at Ameren

Summary Ameren is the first investor owned utility to use a microgrid to island customers on an active feeder. This is one of the few microgrids in the world that operates at utility-scale voltages and has multiple levels of control. This presentation by will discuss their decision making...

9_Chettiar.pdf


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Planning for the Future: The Nation's First Cyber-Secure Microgrid at Ameren

Summary The microgrid uses various generation resources to optimize the efficiency of the power system and allow Ameren to demonstrate how microgrids can help their 2.4 million customers incorporate more distributed energy resources. Microgrid Workshop Session Track Speakers David Chiesa, S...

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Companies Utilizing Microgrids to Achieve Their Energy Strategies for the 21st Century

Summary Thousands of stakeholders are benefiting today through Microgrids. Microgrids have revolutionized the way power is produced, delivered and consumed. This discussion will walk you through the key drivers for why a microgrid, what types of microgrids there are and how a microgrid is...

4B.2_Chiesa.pdf


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S&C Electric to exit storage business

Robert Walton, Utility Dive Summary After more than a decade producing storage systems, such as invertors, S&C Electric will exit the storage development business to focus on microgrids, Greentech Media reports. S&C deployed its first battery system in 2006. But since then the rate...


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Microgrid Deployment Rises: The Biggest Disruptor to the Power Industry is Here

Chris Evanich, S&C Electric, Microgrid Knowledge Summary In this week’s Industry Perspectives , Chris Evanich, manager of microgrids at S&C Electric, describes how a rise in microgrid deployment is disrupting today’s power industry. Last month, Microgrid Knowledge and the...


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Getting to "Microgrid - Ready"

Summary What does it take to put together a well-performing microgrid? Learn what technical considerations should be made when designing microgrids; how to engage stakeholders for a successful project; and using PEER as a tool for microgrid performance. Speakers Michael Higginson, S&...

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