How does weather affect a microgrid?

Just like every other Minnesota resident, OATI is anxiously awaiting days of warm sunshine, smells of charcoal heating up the grill, and the sounds of Blue Jays singing their songs. Summertime in Minnesota can mean severe weather, though. Every so often a tornado can rip through a town, amassing devastating destruction and killing the power [...]

April 30th, 2015|

Microgrids around the world

1.3 billion people throughout the world still don’t have electricity. Think about that for a minute. Could you function without electricity? We sure couldn’t. However, renewable power systems, like microgrids, could solve this issue and provide more than 1 billion people with access to reliable, affordable, and clean power. The picture below showcases a wind [...]

April 22nd, 2015|