Microgrids: Energy Innovation for Our Future

Since 2007, BC Hydro and BCIT have joined forces on a research initiative to design and construct Canada's first Smart Power Microgrid at BCIT's Burnaby campus.

The Smart Microgrid Initiative at BCIT advances the state of Smart Grid on a global scale, working to:

With a successful 10-year track record in Smart Grid R&D, BCIT is now working with various Canadian and international partners and clients in the following areas and capacities:

Powering communities

For more information about how to adopt this smart microgrid technology in your community, contact:

Dr. Hassan Farhangi,
Director, Smart Microgrid Applied Research Team