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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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