Virtual Microgrid Tour: Mission Critical Microgrid
May 11th | 12:15-12:45pm ET
Learn how the Defense Logistics Agency Energy (DLA) and the United States Air Force is implementing an energy security and resiliency infrastructure project at Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) in Texas. Join us for a virtual tour of a base that implemented energy efficiency and reliability upgrades, then leveraged these comprehensive energy savings to build an innovative microgrid and distributed generation architecture to provide energy assurance in support of mission critical operations. This project integrates on-site renewable energy generation, battery energy storage, microgrid technologies, and more to allow for a seamless transition to backup power in order to maintain operation of critical loads.
How to Pay for Your Microgrid
May 20th | 11am-12pm ET
John Kononiuk, Executive Manager of Facilities, London District Catholic School Board and Jim Fonger, Vice President of Business Development and Distributed Generation, Ameresco, “How the Energy-as-a-Service Model Helped Fund Canada’s First Carbon Neutral School”
What project financing options are available? Is energy-as-a-service right for your facility? Do you qualify for government incentives and tax credits? Financial experts educate you about your options.
Microgrids as Sustainability Heroes
May 25th | 11am-12pm ET
Moderator: Jacqueline DeRosa, Vice President – Energy Storage Systems, Ameresco
The story of three microgrids that are helping their hosts reach sustainability or renewable energy goals. How can you employ a microgrid to do the same for you? (Webinar)
The Green Energy Balancing Act: How Microgrids Steady the Scale
May 25th | 1-2pm ET
Michael Bakas, Executive Vice President, Ameresco
The world is looking for ways to reduce greenhouse gases and increase clean energy. Are these goals being achieved? What stands in the way? Will intermittent resources like wind and solar jeopardize grid reliability? How can microgrids help? (Panel discussion)
Visit Ameresco in the virtual exhibit hall!