MARCH 14, 2019 - Chicago Advanced Energy Q1
Resiliency, Critical Infrastructure and Microgrids
Stefan Schaffer, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Chicago
Brien Sheahan, Chairman and CEO, Illinois Commerce Commission
Jake Edie, Manager—EPC Proposals, S&C Electric
Jim Kavicky, Program Manager, Infrastructure Resilience, Argonne National Laboratory
Joyce Coffee, President, Climate Resilience Consulting
Winning Problem Statement:
Lack of a constructive and flexible regulatory environment that enables innovation and learning - Brien Sheahan
Winning 12-Month Action Plan from Table 2:
A plan, presentable to the Governor, to create a task force allowing microgrids to operate in rate player and commercial sector to stabilize energy rates, building strong neighborhoods, and prepared communities.
Willing to join the 2019 CAE Q1 Task Force?
Sign up for the Task Force by adding your information to this form. Chairman Brien Sheahan has expressed an interest in co-authoring a piece in collaboration with the task force on the necessity of regulatory innovation to address growing need for resiliency.
Next Q2 CAE Stakeholder Series: Smart Buildings & Grid Modernization: May 22-23, 2019
Members will receive a custom invitation.
CAE Q1 Reward Sponsor:
Dinner and Breakfast Stakeholders: Attendee List
Elizabeth Kocs: CAE Q4 2018 Mobility & Transportation Task Force Update
CAE Q1 AEG Blog Post: A More Resilient Chicago, by Bridget Hardy, AEG Fellow Alumna
What will have the greatest impact on Chicago's resiliency planning?
Montgomery County Case Study: https://www.schneider-electric.us/en/download/document/998-20473354_GMA-US/
Montgomery County Case Study Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dL6Kxx96Sc
Montgomery County Interview Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aCPjb4x3eGQ
Public Purpose Microgrids, NARUC
Full list of presentations from NARUC’s 2019 Winter Policy Summit
Microgrid Knowledge, Connections Made at CAE Q1 Meeting Lead To First-Ever Utility Microgrid PEER Gold Certification, May 25, 2018.
Microgrid Guidebooks, S&C Electric
Is a Microgrid Right for You?
How to Build a Microgrid
The Short- and Long-Term Care of Your Microgrid
Case Studies of Microgrid Projects, S&C Electric
Ameren’s Microgrid: S&C Builds Ameren a Microgrid To Study Distribution Use Cases
Illinois Institute of Technology Microgrid: Smart Microgrid Goal: Perfect Power
City of Borreo Springs: S&C Provides Community Energy Storage to Smooth Solar Power in California
Catalina Island: Island Energy Storage Reduces Air Pollution Emissions
Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam: Spiders I Microgrid
Fort Carson: Spiders II Microgrid
Camp H.M. Smith: Spiders III Microgrid
Please support our efforts by:
Joining as an Advanced Energy Group Stakeholder Member
Joining the Advanced Energy Group on LinkedIn for announcements, recaps, etc.
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