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Watch: Mighty Microgrids Webinar Recording

| Written by Rebecca Toews | No Comments | Updated on Mar 28, 2016 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

placeholderOn Tuesday, March 15th, the Institute for Local Self-Reliance hosted a webinar titled “Breaking the Macro-Barriers to Microgrids.” The webinar was led by John Farrell, the Director of ILSR’s Energy Democracy initiative and Matt Grimley, the author of ILSR’s report, Mighty Microgrids.

The webinar was broken into two parts. The first part consisted of a presentation by John Farrell introducing the structure of the microgrids and how the enable a larger shift of the grid towards energy democracy. The second part consisted of an interview between John and Matt, where Matt answered common misconceptions around microgrids as well as fielded questions from the audience.

Slides and the video of the webinar are available below.