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Survey: Businesses have 'false sense of security' on low carbon transition

businessGreen Summary Many companies are taking action to improve energy efficiency, but far fewer are responding to new technologies such as battery storage, microgrids or CHP, new poll finds Many large corporations are limiting themselves to conventional approaches to climate change and...

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Experts: Innovative Financial Models Bolstering Rapid Growth of DERs

Sonal Patel, Power Magazine Summary The rapid growth of distributed energy resources (DERs) is spawning new financing models that could send growth for the fledgling sector soaring, upending the power sector at an even more breakneck pace. Industry executives at Distributech 2018 in San...

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Schneider Electric to Design and Build Advanced Microgrid in Milford, Connecticut

Press Release, PR Newswire ANDOVER, Mass. , Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the global specialist in the digital transformation of energy management and automation and a member of IDEA, today announced an agreement to design and build a microgrid within critical...

Co-Optimizing Energy and Process in the Microgrid

Whether operating a building, campus, industrial or manufacturing process the resiliency and value of CHP in District Energy Systems may be greatly enhanced by adding intelligent microgrid energy control systems. A microgrid enables islanding from the utility and preservation of plant...

 12-12-2017 | 11:00 - 12:00 ET

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Schneider Electric and Engie Take Next Step on Southeast Asia’s Largest Hybrid Microgrid

Elisa Wood, Microgrid Knowledge Summary Schneider Electric and Engie, both members of IDEA, have completed the first phase of installing assets for Southeast Asia’s largest hybrid microgrid, a project in Singapore. Located on Semakau Island, the microgrid is meant to serve as a model for...

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Economic Optimization

Summary This workshop focuses on the integration of distributed energy resources into the grid by way of microgrids. Speaker Robert Welch, Schneider Electric #EnergyEfficiency #MeteringandControls #DemandResponse #NorthAmerica #Workshop #UnitedStates #2016 #Microgrids ...


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Automation Systems and Energy Conservation

Summary This presentation focuses on ways to integrate data in energy and water conservation on campuses in the US. Workshop goals include: Show you what you can do with a control system to help measure energy without spending dollars Better understand automation support for energy...


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Microgrids-as-a-Service: Making Resilient, Efficient and Sustainable Energy a Reality

Philip Barton, Microgrid Knowledge Summary In this week’s Industry Perspectives, Philip Barton, director, Microgrid Competency Center, Schneider Electric, explains how Microgrids-as-a-Service (MaaS) can help pave the way for more resilient and efficient energy sources. Total energy...

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Economic Dispatch and Resilience of Distributed Energy Resources within a Campus Microgrid

Summary This offering presents the case for microgrids by outlining four optimization use cases, tariff management, demand control, self consumption and demand response. It then details Schneider's microgrid control system components showing how distributed energy resources can be best...


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Day-to-day chilled water system management and operation takes advantage of using real-time distribution system modeling

Summary This feature discusses how the day-to-day chilled water system management and operation takes advantage of using real-time distribution system modeling to operate at the maximum efficiency. Topics include zero dP strategy, verification of strategy, modeling of dP locations,...