During its annual breakfast briefing at DISTRIBUTECH International, Schneider Electric detailed its move into this relatively new arena for microgrid technology. Indoor agriculture is new territory, but it is definitely seen as a growth opportunity for the French company.
As populations shift more toward urban centers, they still desire food that is locally generated, energy efficient, fresh and healthy.
DOE Secretary Dan Brouillette announced the launch of the Energy Storage Grand Challenge, an initiative to help create and sustain U.S. leadership in energy storage utilization and exports. The Grand Challenge builds on the $158 million Advanced Energy Storage Initiative announced in President Trump’s fiscal 2020 budget request.
As you will see by clicking that link, POWERGEN seeks to bring all of the industry’s players together, from renewable project developers to plant engineers to microgrid adoptees and energy storage evangelists. How do we make sense of it all? How do we integrate it all?
The power sector is witnessing significant changes. As 2019 draws to a close, Harminder Singh, Director of Power at data and analytics company GlobalData, looks at the key trends that will shape the industry in 2020, ranging from electric vehicles to corporate power purchase agreements.