Daily Archives: December 12, 2016

Demand Response Status and Initiatives around the World

After the new emission targets of the COP21 summit last year, many countries in the world are making a serious effort in reducing greenhouse gas emissions by integrating more renewable energy sources in their system. However, this is not straightforward, as important sources of renewable energy, such as solar power […]

Microgrids in the 21st century power system

Microgrids are evolving from basically a standby power system in case of an outage for an individual customer, to fast becoming an integral component of today‚Äôs power system. This is being assisted by the falling costs of solar and storage, along with advances in control automation technology. Microgrids can contribute […]