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Microgrids are on the rise!

Microgrids are ‘decentralised energy grids that intelligently balance the local supply and demand of distributed clean energy resources'.

A new study shows they could play a pivotal role in supporting efforts to transition to renewable energy systems and meet climate targets. A Dutch report found that microgrid technology, through sharing of energy at the local level between multiple households, could make the economy 90 percent self-sufficient.  

Microgrids could play a huge role in the transition to renewable energy moving forward.

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Source: Vice