Resilient Community Microgrids: An Introduction - Self Study

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Length: 1 module

Author: Michael Burr

Subjects: Microgrid: Economics, Microgrid: Implementation

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Learn about the potential of community microgrids in this new short course.

Microgrid Institute Director Michael Burr provides a comprehensive introduction to how community microgrids work, what problems they can solve, and how market trends are driving microgrid development. Michael focuses on three key factors affecting community microgrid development: regulatory issues, business models; and financing options.

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Michael Burr

Director, Microgrid Institute

Michael T. Burr is Founder and Director of Microgrid Institute, and Founding Partner of Microgrid Finance Group LLC. He leads collaborative initiatives to accelerate adoption of advanced energy technologies. He has produced more than 20 volumes of energy industry journals, and led numerous workshops and authoritative research studies. From 2007 through 2014 he served as...[more]

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Resilient Community Microgrids: An Introduction

  • Resilient Community Microgrids: An Introduction (26 minutes) (Video)
  • Community Microgrid Control System (Download .png)
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