Distributed Energy Resources

Distributed energy resources (DER) have revolutionized power generation and delivery. Wind, solar, storage, demand-side resources, and electrification are improving grid utilization and creating new business opportunities; however, they are also increasing grid complexity. Stay up to date on this dynamic and evolving topic with the most recent industry news, events, product launches, and more.
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Distributed Energy Resources

National Grid Secures $50 Million From U.S. DOE To Integrate Distributed Energy Resources On The Grid

Oct. 25, 2023
The $140 million Future Grid Project will deploy digital technology solutions to benefit disadvantaged communities in New York and Massachusetts.
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Energy Storage

The Latest on Battery Technologies for Energy Storage

Oct. 9, 2023
We have to keep up with the developments in technologies if we are going to have any chance combating climate change, but what a rewarding challenge.
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Energy Storage

EV Battery Strategies For Sub-Freezing Weather

July 19, 2023
With electric vehicles on the rise in Alaska, the University of Alaska Fairbanks investigates research questions on EVs in extreme cold temperatures.
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Battery storage may have started off as backup power, but it hasn’t stayed that way.
Energy Storage

Battery Storage Can Be Challenging

May 30, 2023
It’s getting harder to find any portion of the power grid that is not using AI.
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Energy Storage

Duke Energy Begins Operating Largest Battery System in North Carolina

April 3, 2023
The battery system will frequently be operated in conjunction with an adjacent 13-MW solar facility located on a leased site within Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, which has been...


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New Hampshire Customers Benefit from Battery Storage Program

Nov. 7, 2023
Liberty New Hampshire’s first-of-its-kind home battery storage project accedes expectations.
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How to Avoid Main Panel Upgrades to Help Increase Deployment of Home Solar and Batteries

Nov. 7, 2023
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Distributed Energy Resources

Artificial Intelligence and its Role in the Microgrid-Distributed Energy Future

Nov. 7, 2023
What is AI? A simulation of human intelligence enacted in a machine, it has the potential to revolutionize the deployment of distributed energy resources and microgrids, making...
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Q&A: Building the First Integrated Energy Data Resource Platform for New York State

Nov. 2, 2023
The NYSERDA IEDR platform is a large-scale, first-of-its kind effort to bring together all types of energy- and energy-related data from numerous sources and make it queryable...