21 Mar '12, 12pm

U.S. Army Gets Its First Solar Powered Microgrid

U.S. Army Gets Its First Solar Powered Microgrid

, the Army’s state-of-the-art vehicle research center in Michigan. TARDEC will be the first Army installation to use a solar powered microgrid, designed to win energy security for two of TARDEC’s laboratories, which will be able to run off grid in case of power outages. The microgrid, set for installation this spring, will include wind power, fuel cells and other energy sources, as well as a mobile solar generator and charging station for hybrid electric vehicles.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/03/21/u-s-army-gets-its-fir...

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