The U.S. Army Uses Microgrids to Provide Resiliency, Address Climate Change, and Control Costs
The U.S. Army plans to install microgrids at each of its 130+ installations by 2035. Microgrids will enable each base to run all functions without grid power for multiple days.
Bulk Electric System Planners/Operators Need to Plan Now for Distributed Energy Resources
Distributed energy resources or DERs are expected to double over the next fives years. ISOs, balancing authorities, and transmission planners must consider the impacts of DERs now and prepare to modify system models and operations to recognize growth of these resources.