Posts Tagged ‘ microgrid ’

Grants help Bridgeport, Milford prepare for storms

Oct 20th, 2014 | By

There are new microgrid projects in Bridgeport and Milford …



Milford, Bridgeport microgrid projects get $5M from state

Oct 9th, 2014 | By

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced that new microgrid projects in Bridgeport and Milford – which will help keep critical buildings and facilities in those two cities powered even when the grid goes down – have been awarded a total of $5.1 million through the second round of the innovative Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Microgrid Program.



Malloy to power up new microgrid in Middletown today

Mar 6th, 2014 | By

At noon, Gov. Malloy will join state and local officials for a ceremony at Wesleyan University in Middletown, where they will power up the first microgrid project to come online under the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s recently launched Microgrid Pilot Program. Microgrids provide electricity to critical facilities and town centers on a

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Microgrids in NYC & Conn. — A New Kind of Power Struggle

Sep 10th, 2013 | By

While the efforts of cities like New York are tangled in regulatory nightmares, the state of Connecticut is trying to forge ahead despite the legal uncertainties.



Gov. Malloy announces nation’s first statewide microgrid pilot

Jul 25th, 2013 | By

Passed under Gov. Malloy’s storm bill, the Microgrid Pilot Program will increase safety and quality of life for Connecticut residents during power outages. Microgrids will provide electricity to critical facilities and town centers on a 24/7 basis and will include an isolation system so the microgrid can provide power despite any large-scale outages. Click on this Environmental Headline for more on this story.