The New York Microgrid Project, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. is a smart grid project being developed in New York, US. It is an advanced grid infrastructure microgrid project.

Description

The New York Microgrid Project, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. is currently in the planning stage and will use smart grid technology. The project has a rated capacity of 17MW.

The smart grid project is owned by Orange and Rockland Utilities.

Additional information

– The project involves innovative non-wires alternative(“NWA”) solutions that provide system reliability and load relief to the electric distribution system in the Blooming Grove, New York area.
– Microgrid of up to 17 MW to serve as a non-wires alternative to a substation upgrade in Orange County.

Methodology

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