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Community Microgrids and Smart Cities, by Willdan

Smart Cities

Willdan provides full-service engineering and technical capabilities to assist commercial customers, government agencies, and utility companies across the U.S. in achieving their energy goals. Our service offerings are founded on seven core competencies—energy auditing, benchmarking, engineering, energy modeling, commissioning, retro-commissioning, and measurement and verification (M&V)—that we customize to address our clients' unique needs. We have a strong history of performance delivering cost-effective, results-driven solutions that draw from the experience and talents of our nationally recognized professionals.

Analysis and Simulation Tools

Contact: Mehdi Ganji, (415) 722-0132     Download flyer

Smart Cities Related Practices

  • Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
    • Nationwide energy efficiency
    • San Diego Gas & Electric Local Capacity Requirement Program
    • Con Edison Small Business Direct Install Program
  • Mobility and Intelligent Transportation
    • Brea Traffic Control Technology (ITS components)
  • Big Data Communication and Processing
  • Water, Waste, Emissions, Green Living, and Environmental Management
    • San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, Water Savers Program
  • Cyber/Physical Security and Information Privacy
    • Orange County Transportation Authority, Security Awareness Training
    • Sacramento County Emergency Operations Exercise
    • City of Los Angeles Tsunami Preparedness Project

Representative Project: 9 NY Prize Community Microgrid Assessments

The Willdan team was competitively selected as part of the State of New York's innovative $40 million PRIZE program to perform microgrid feasibility assessments for nine communities in New York, most of which are nearing completion.

  • Municipal and Investor owned utility participation
  • Example results
    • Develop solution for a continuous energy supply for Bath, NY, municipal electric
    • Install 2.3 MW of NG-fed combined heat and power
    • Add 700 kW capacity of anaerobic digestion
    • Relieve $2 Million in NYPA Excess with 1.1 ROI