29 November 2012 - There are "aggressive" global moves towards microgrids, which produce electronically locally for corporates and government organisations, energy experts report.
"Large and small companies, as well as various government and research departments, are moving aggressively to create or assemble new micro grids," says Pike Reserch senior research analyst Peter Asmus.
He added that new microgrid components, usually in the form of small amounts of solar PV or a new advanced energy storage unit, are currently driving this trend. In the future, however, greenfield microgrid projects are expected to become increasingly prevalent. read more>>>