Joe Salimando, Project Editor


Other Building Types March 1, 2002

Is DG for Everybody?

Everyone seems to want everyone else to get involved in distributed generation (DG). And many organizations, agencies and public officials have been on the bandwagon lately, the following being but a few examples:Owners, consulting engineers and installation contractors can build a power plant on a company's site, but all must ask whether it is the wise choice.

By Joe Salimando, Project Editor
Other Building Types June 1, 2001

When the Power Goes Out

Exactly what happens when utility power supply becomes unreliable? It's a question that those in the power-reliability business have dealt with on a one-at-a-time basis. In the late 1990s, many of the answers were based on suppositions.Suddenly, however, a mega-case study has appeared: California.

By Joe Salimando, Project Editor