Our energy grid is vulnerable. Locally sourced power may be the answer.

Our energy grid is vulnerable. Locally sourced power may be the answer.

Berkeley News: Kara Manke spoke with CITRIS PI and CIEE Electrical Grid Director Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier about the risks posed by the current energy grid and the EcoBlock project, a possible solution moving forward. The EcoBlock project is looking to develop microgrids separate from PG&E in the City of Oakland. 

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