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Energy-as-a-Service Microgrids: the Next Logical Step for California

California often serves as a bellwether, and now it’s ringing an alarm about a new electric grid vulnerability. As other states brace for the impact of climate change, they watch California’s wildfires and power shutoffs and wonder what’s in store for them. A new special report from AlphaStruxure and Microgrid Knowledge explores energy-as-a-service microgrids as a solution.

7 companies making their mark with commercial microgrids

When the Carlyle Group and Schneider Electric announced their plan to create AlphaStruxure in April, the industry took note. It is not every day that one of the world’s largest private equity companies and a leading energy management and automation company join forces to seek out opportunities in the microgrid market.

Financial Decision-Makers Guide to Energy-as-a-Service Microgrids

If you’re an executive who makes energy decisions, chances are you’re hearing about microgrids and energy-as-a-service with increasing frequency — and for good reason. New technology and business models present energy customers with a reinvented microgrid, one easier to access and afford. Read on to understand how EaaS provides the benefits of a microgrid without risk or capital outlay.

EcoStruxure Microgrids: Reliable Energy & Power Distribution | Schneider Electric

EcoStruxure Microgrids are a group of interconnected loads, solar energy, and battery storage with the ability to operate off the grid. Save money and reduce your carbon footprint with Microgrids.

Schneider Electric, Carlyle Group Announce New Global Joint Venture

Schneider Electric and the Carlyle Group announce a new global joint venture, designed to develop new and innovative infrastructure projects around the world. Carlyle Group's Andrew Marino and Schneider Electric's Chief Innovation Officer Emmanuel Lagarrigue spoke to Bloomberg's David Westin to the discuss the new partnership. (Source: Bloomberg).

Carlyle Group, Schneider Electric form AlphaStruxure to Ramp Smart Infrastructure Deployments

The two companies are partnering already on infrastructure projects such as JFK Airport Terminal One Redevelopment and Lone Star Ports Harbor Island Crude Export Terminal.

AlphaStruxure: Redefining Infrastructure Projects | Schneider Electric

Introduction to AlphaStruxure- the partnership between The Carlyle Group and Schneider Electric that ensures large infrastructure projects like airports and seaports are more reliable and sustainable for the communities they live in.