Policy Implications Around Microgrids

Here we discuss regulatory and policy considerations related to microgrids.   A comprehensive regulatory and policy paradigm for microgrids does not currently exist in Hawaii. It is wise to approach policy making from a holistic rather than piecemeal basis.

What are the components of a microgrid?

In this post we identify the basic components of a microgrid and what each does.  Each of the components of a microgrid is commercially available today. Let’s identify those components found in a typical microgrid and discuss each.