15 Apr '17, 6pm

@SchneiderElec Electric Turns Boston HQ into Living Laboratory with “Islandable” #Microgrid https://t.co/fMvNpe7Blr

Last week, Schneider Electric brought media, analysts and partners to its Boston One Campus (BOC), the company’s North American headquarters in Andover, Massachusetts, to unveil what it is calling its new “advanced microgrid.” With the microgrid, the BOC is able to completely detach from the grid and draw all of its power from the onsite generation, which includes about 448 kW of rooftop and carport PV and a gas generator. During the media and analyst event, Andy Haun, the CTO of the company’s North American microgrid business unit, demonstrated how the system responds to signals from the grid and/or weather events that would cause it go into island mode. During lunch, the building went dark and then was repowered with onsite power. The energy landscape is changing under the increased pressure of urbanization, digitization and industrialization and Schneider believes that ...

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