Solar electricity Features for August 2013

Solar electricity Features Archive

Community, crowd and conversion Community, crowd and conversion

George Marsh looks at the growing trend for community ownership of renewable energy projects across the world, from Europe to North America and beyond, assessing why it is becoming more popular.

Can microgrids provide smooth renewable power integration and backup? Can microgrids provide smooth renewable power integration and backup?

Microgrids could provide a way to sustain power during disasters and allow isolated regions to tap into renewable energy sources in a sustainable way. Joyce Laird talks to ABB's smart grid expert Brad Luyster.