31 Jul '13, 11am

VERGE Interconnect to feature a microgrid in San Francisco hotel

VERGE Interconnect to feature a microgrid in San Francisco hotel

This press release originally appeared on CSRWire . GreenBiz Group announced that it will build a functional, temporary and replicable microgrid to power the exhibition hall at its VERGE San Francisco event in October, a living and vivid demonstration of the potential of distributed energy generation and smart systems. VERGE Interconnect will take place during VERGE San Francisco , October 14-17, the flagship in a global event series focusing on the intersection of technology and sustainability — in particular, the convergence of energy, information, building and transportation technologies, and the opportunities it brings to business, the environment and society. VERGE conferences bring together a diverse community of corporate executives, entrepreneurs, city officials and thought leaders. GreenBiz Group, producer of VERGE SF, will produce VERGE Interconnect in collaborat...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2013/07/31/verge-interconnec...

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