Robert Weisenmiller, chairman of the California Energy Commission, hails the many benefits of California’s microgrid projects—including cutting foreign oil use and saving lives for the military. The commission has awarded $1.7 million for a military microgrid demonstration project. Part one of a two-part interview by Lisa Cohn.
Cutting Foreign Oil, Saving Lives and Other Benefits of California’s Microgrid Projects: CEC Chairman Part 1
Lisa Cohn is an award-winning writer and author who has covered energy for more than 20 years. She is the host of Energy Energy Efficiency Markets Podcast, which has more than 400,000 subscribers and gains more than 400 new subscribers a day. Her energy articles have appeared in EnergyBiz, Horizon Air Magazine, Natural Home, Windpower Monthly, Mother Earth News, The Oregonian, and other regional and national publications.