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Revolutionizing The Smart Grid With Battery Energy Storage

Battery energy storage has undergone a significant transformation in recent years, in part due to the increased demand for power from consumers as well as industry. New technologies are also ...
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The Ultimate Guide To Circuit Breakers

Circuit breakers stop the flow of electricity in order to prevent electrical overloads. There are many types of circuit breakers and it is important for anyone who works with them ...
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Which City Has The Most Expensive Electricity?

Americans are constantly looking for ways to save money, and energy is a big expense. However, there are some cities in the USA that have more expensive electricity than others. ...
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Is Renewable Energy Better? The Pros And Cons

With climate issues worsening, and more people turning towards renewable energy, we’re going to break down the pros and cons of renewable energy below.  But first, what is renewable energy?  ...
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How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform the Future of the Power Grid

The power of artificial intelligence can be seen in just about every corner of the industry. From consumer and retail use to factory lines and technical software, AI is as ...
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The Technology Behind Surge Protectors: How Do Surge Protectors Work?

A surge protector is a device designed to protect electrical appliances from voltage spikes in AC circuits. It's a standard accessory that's fitted into many devices, including computers and other ...
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Understanding The Value Of Distributed Energy Resource (DER)

Distributed Energy Resources (DER) are renewable energy systems or units that can be found in businesses or homes, and they provide them with power. They’re also referred to as “behind ...
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How Solar Power Benefits The Electricity Grid

It's no secret that solar power has become radically popular in recent years, owing to its increased efficiency. It has grown yearly to the point that over 18.6 million American ...
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3 Benefits Of Energy Storage

Generally speaking, energy storage is the conversion of electrical energy into a stored form for use at a later time to reduce the imbalances between energy production and energy demand. ...
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The Role Of A Microgrid

The energy demands of the planet are constantly increasing. Because of our reliance on energy, and our vast consumption of it, the way we source it is constantly evolving, requiring ...
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4 Things To Know About Integrated Energy Planning

Integrated energy planning is a key tool that combines different sources of energy and directs them to where they are most needed. Integrated energy combines mobility energy sectors, individual electricity, ...
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Prosumer VS Consumer: What’s The Difference?

In an ever-changing world where new terms are constantly being thrown around, it can be hard to keep up with the latest lingo - especially in the energy source sector. ...