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Army tests 'microgrids' to get smarter about energy

Microgrids, where power generators coordinate to use fuel efficiently, will be deployed in Afghanistan with solar and storage to see whether smart grid technology can save on fuel costs.

By June 30, 2011


Fuel cell microgrids to get spark from renewable biogas

ClearEdge Power lands big deal with Gussing Renewable Energy in Austria to supply 50 megawatts worth of fuel cells over the next five years, one of the largest stationary fuel cell deals to date.

By January 10, 2012


Ford microgrid to combine solar with EV charging

Talk about green cars. Smart-grid project from Ford and Detroit Edison will combine on-site solar power with electric vehicle charge stations and battery energy storage.

By August 12, 2010


DOE opens wallet for smart-grid trials

The Department of Energy allocates $57 million for six projects to test "microgrids" that combine demand response with renewable energy around the country.

By July 20, 2009