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Sandia helps Puerto Rico grid resilience

Example of a substation to be used in a Puerto Rico microgrid. (Photo by Robert Broderick) The days and weeks following a natural disaster are a critical time for residents, emergency response teams, and government entities to recover and rebuild infrastructure. Recovery can be time-consuming, and rebuilding after disaster presents a critical juncture [...]

By | 2019-10-15T15:55:35+00:00 October 15th, 2019|Distribution Grid Integration, Energy Surety, Grid Integration, News, News & Events, Partnership|Comments Off on Sandia helps Puerto Rico grid resilience

Sandia hosts workshop on strengthening Caribbean energy resilience

By Daniel Ware In 2017, the disastrous Hurricanes Irma and Maria caused thousands of deaths, destroyed homes and businesses and left thousands homeless in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Dominica, Barbuda, and many other island nations in the Caribbean. The hurricanes also exposed a massive problem regarding the resiliency of the electrical grids that [...]

By | 2019-05-24T20:29:48+00:00 May 24th, 2019|News, News & Events, Partnership|Comments Off on Sandia hosts workshop on strengthening Caribbean energy resilience