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Discussion in 'Energy, Environment, and Policy' started by mspohr, Feb 9, 2019.

  1. mspohr

    mspohr Well-Known Member

    Jul 27, 2014
    Lots of development happening around microgrids.
    Here's an interesting project.
    Miramar Microgrid to Demonstrate Reliable Power from Landfill Gases

    Resources within the Miramar microgrid
    • 1.3 MW solar photovoltaics
    • 3.2 MW landfill gas
    • 6.45 MW diesel and natural gas power plant
    • 1.6 MW HVAC demand response
    • 157 kW thermal energy storage
    • EV charging station control
    • 3 MW energy storage (microgrid system level)
    • 390 kW building level energy storage (Lithium Ion and zinc flow batteries and vehicle-to-grid bi-directional hybrid vans)
    • SCADA system upgrades
    • Advanced microgrid control system
    • Energy and Water Operations center (EWOC)

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