Navigating Microgrid Feasibility with SEPA and BG&E
Date & Time
Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Jared Leader Justin Felt

In this session, the audience will learn: o Utility microgrid activity and data from SEPA's latest Utility Transformation

  • How a Maryland Energy Administration grant opportunity turned into a jumping off point for BGE to test the microgrid waters as a way to engage the community and potentially achieve carbon reduction/resiliency at a low-income development site in Annapolis, Maryland.
  • What SEPA, BGE, and other project partners did to fully understand what it means to build a microgrid and engage the community
  • Best practices on demonstrating costs and benefits of a microgrid project and engaging stakeholders to educate the public
  • Lessons learned from a utility in the microgrid development process and the challenges that were encountered along the way
  • How a microgrid strategy can also be a carbon reduction strategy
Session Type
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