Microgrid Press Kit
At a Capitol Hill briefing hosted by the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming on May 20, the smart microgrid design emerged as the vision for transforming the electricity system and improving the value proposition for customers. Presenters from the Galvin Electricity Initiative, Pareto Energy and the Intel Open Energy Initiative outlined plans for wide-scale implementation of microgrid development and the policy changes needed to make this vision a reality.
- View the briefing press release.
- Download the microgrid materials distributed at the briefing (PDF)
- View John Kelly's presentation from the briefing
- Download a fact sheet on smart microgrids (PDF)
Video: Bob Galvin on Building the Perfect Power System
Presentation by John Kelly, Deputy Director of the Galvin Electricity Initiative, given at the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming briefing, "Microgrids: A Critical Component to U.S. Energy Policy," held on May 20, 2010.