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National Grid on Energy Awareness Month: The Transition Blueprint

Designing the Future of Energy in New England
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The following article is taken from the “The Transition Blueprint” chapter of Dean Seavers’ Democratization of Energy eBook

National Grid Among Top 5 in Nation for Energy Efficiency Again this Year

Press Release

WALTHAM, Mass., October 4, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released its 2016 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard  yesterday, and once again, National Grid’s service area in three states —Mass., R.I. and N.Y.—all were ranked among the top ten for energy efficiency.  Massachusetts ranked number one for the sixth year in a row, with Rhode Island coming in fourth and New York jumping ahead from ninth to the fifth spot.

Offshore Wind Power, From Rhode Island to Copenhagen

By Dave Armon, 3BL Media CMO
Blog

For the past couple of summers, our family has watched as construction workers ferried back and forth between Rhode Island’s Point Judith and a wind farm being built off nearby Block Island.

We knew the turbines would be spinning soon when the main highway traversing the peninsula was gouged to make way for a cable that would bring ashore any surplus electricity not consumed by Block Island residents and businesses.

National Grid Intervenes in Support of EPA’s Clean Power Plan

Company argues Rule is consistent with EPA’s Legal Authority
Press Release

September 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Today National Grid joined eight other power companies at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals in support of EPA’s Clean Power Plan. Together we urged the Court to uphold the rule as a lawful application of EPA’s authority under the Clean Air Act to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the power sector. 

National Grid Announces Selection of Opus One Solutions to Develop First-of-Its-Kind Distributed System Platform

Project will fulfill New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative at Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
Press Release

NEW YORK, NY, September 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - National Grid announced today that it has selected Opus One Solutions (Opus One) to develop the first field demonstration of a distributed system platform (DSP), which will integrate distributed energy resources from the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC) with National Grid’s local electricity distribution system. New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative encourages the development of DSPs to help customers and utilities benefit from a higher penetration of distributed energy resources (DERs) including renewable generation, energy st

National Grid Announces Selection of Opus One Solutions to Develop First-of-Its-Kind Distributed System Platform

Project will fulfill New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative at Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
Press Release

NEW YORK, NY, September 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - National Grid announced today that it has selected Opus One Solutions (Opus One) to develop the first field demonstration of a distributed system platform (DSP), which will integrate distributed energy resources from the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC) with National Grid’s local electricity distribution system. New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative encourages the development of DSPs to help customers and utilities benefit from a higher penetration of distributed energy resources (DERs) including renewable generation, energy st

National Grid Amps Up Solar Program in Massachusetts

Developing First, Local Investor-Owned Utility with Solar Battery Storage Planning to Build Additional 14 Megawatts of Solar Generation
Press Release

WALTHAM, Mass., September 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – National Grid, Massachusetts’ leading utility in solar development, recently submitted a proposal to the Mass. Department of Public Utilities that would add 14 MW of company-owned solar generation to its existing 21 MW portfolio and test emerging, advanced solar technologies to better understand the potential benefits for customers and the environment.

Join National Grid to Celebrate National Drive Electric Week

The company is supporting events in New England and New York
Press Release

WALTHAM, MA., September 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Do you own an electric vehicle, or are you considering the benefits of driving an environmentally-friendly vehicle with overall lower fuel costs and fewer maintenance requirements? If so, consider joining National Grid to celebrate National Drive Electric Week.

National Grid Pursues Smart Energy Solutions Extension

Worcester, Mass. program key to company’s grid modernization learnings
Press Release

WORCESTER, Mass., August 31, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Encouraged by customer satisfaction, positive results, and the opportunity to learn more about how smart grid investments may improve electric service and reliability across the Commonwealth, National Grid is seeking to extend the Smart Energy Solutions (SES) pilot program in Worcester for an additional two years.

National Grid on the Future of Storm Resiliency

Building a Community Microgrid in New York State’s North Country
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The following article is taken from the “The Future of Storm Resiliency” chapter of Dean Seavers’ Democratization of Energy eBook

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