Ameren Microgrid

Ameren Microgrid

22 AUGUST, 2017   mi·cro·grid (mīkrōˌɡrid)  noun   A small network of electricity users with a local source of supply that is usually attached to a centralized national grid but can function independently.   For the last 100 years in the electric...
Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck?

Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck?

From the Blog Does AC/DC leave you Thunderstruck? 11 MAY, 2017 Westinghouse filed for bankruptcy earlier this year after struggling financially. If George Westinghouse was still alive today, he would be longing for the days when the AC/DC War left his company Back in...
The Black Box

The Black Box

From the Blog The Black Box 2 MAY, 2017 Sixty-four years ago this month, the black box was invented. The black box is the nickname for the flight data recorder that is on every commercial airliner to help investigators understand what occurred leading up to a plane...
Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

From the Blog Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 27 APRIL, 2017 Last week the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC), on a vote of 4-1, promulgated an order stating that electric vehicle charging stations (EVCS) will not be regulated in the state...
The Power of Pot

The Power of Pot

From the Blog The Power of Pot 20 APRIL, 2017 The legalization of marijuana has been increasing rapidly across the United States, and with that, it has increased demand for other products, such as Cheetos and surprisingly, electricity. Many farmers prefer to grow...