Tag Archives: microgrids

Energy Storage Symposium

Learn about business cases, worker safety and codes & standards, plus network with industry partners and a try virtual training experience!

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Microgrid 2020 Conference

The Industry's Premiere Event Hosted by Microgrid Knowledge Following its highly successful events in New York, Boston, Chicago and San Diego, Microgrid Knowledge now brings the microgrid industry’s annual conference back to the Northeast’s vibrant energy corridor. Microgrid 2020 is the one microgrid conference you will not want to miss. Don’t take our word for it. See…
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Tools for the Toolbox

Energy Transition Planning Flashcards In our last blog post, we laid out the need for tools and resources that can help energy transition advocates to increase their knowledge and ability to engage constructively with industry stakeholders. Today we’re going to focus on Energy Transition Planning Flashcards. Download as a free bookmarked PDF | Also available…
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Cupholders and Microgrids

When the first Ford model T rolled off the production line in 1908, it didn’t have cupholders. Ford’s idea was simplicity of design. This method enabled quick and therefore low-cost production, which in turn allowed millions of people to become first-time car owners. It wasn’t until 45 years later in 1953 that the vehicle cupholder…
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Warring States Period

The US electric grid modernization and transition to distributed generation resembles the Chinese Warring States Period of the 5th to 3rd centuries BC. Much like those great generals, the power brokers of today are using stratagems (i.e. a plan or scheme, especially one used to outwit an opponent or achieve an end). “Microgrids” have emerged…
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About ESAMTAC

As the energy storage and microgrid markets mature, it is vital that the electrical workforce be ready to meet the safety and technical challenges. ESAM-TAC (Energy Storage and Microgrid Training and Certification) prepares electrical workers to safely and effectively assemble, test, commission, maintain, repair, and retrofit these systems, from small residential and commercial applications to projects…
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