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New Press Releases

March 6, 2024

Dusan Brhlik Named President of EMerge Alliance

EMerge Alliance is pleased to announce the appointment of Dusan Brhlik, CEO of Direct Energy Partners, as the new president. 

March 1, 2024

Breaking Boundaries: BICSI and EMerge Alliance Collaborate to Shape the Future of ICT

BICSI, the global association leading the advancement of the information and communications technology (ICT) profession, has formalized its collaborative relationship with EMerge Alliance, an association that creates new vanguard standards and promotes the greater use of direct current (DC) and hybrid alternating current/DC power infrastructure in buildings, neighborhoods, and communities.

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February 13, 2024

EMerge Alliance Announces Power Device Interoperability Data Model (IDM) Standard and Device Registry at RE+ Northeast

EMerge Alliance Governing Board will formally announce their latest vanguard technical standards effort associated with their ongoing effort to accelerate market adoption of Direct Current (DC) & Hybrid Power Microgrids in the form of an open-source public library of electrical devices suitable for use in such systems. This vanguard standard is intended to address the time consuming and costly challenges of designing and locating compatible equipment for use in dc-coupled microgrids.

August 8, 2023

EMerge Alliance to Facilitate Fully Operational Residential Microgrid and Grid-of-Grids Demonstrations at RE+ in Las Vegas

EMerge Alliance, in collaboration with multiple partners, will facilitate a live demonstration of a residential microgrid and a grid-of-grids at the upcoming RE+ 23 at The Venetian Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV, September 11-14, 2023. 

May 24, 2023

EMerge Alliance, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and U.S. Department of Energy Host Event Focused on Energy Efficiency, Resilience and Decarbonization

EMerge Alliance is collaborating with the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and the US Department of Energy to present a one-day Energy Efficiency, Resilience, and Decarbonization program. The invitation-only event, scheduled for Thursday, June 8, will be held at the National Building Museum. It will be live-streamed, with an on-demand recording available for public release post-program.

May 17, 2023

EMerge Alliance to Host First Live Microgrid at the HUD Innovation Housing Showcase in Washington, DC

EMerge Alliance is participating in this year’s Innovative Housing Showcase, hosted by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development on the grounds of the National Mall in Washington, DC, June 9-11, 2023. EMerge Alliance, and one of its governing members, Block Energy, will demonstrate a live microgrid on the National Mall.

May 3, 2023

Cisco Systems Inc. Joins Emerge Alliance Governing Board

The EMerge Alliance Governing Board announced that Cisco Systems Inc., a long-time Participating member of EMerge Alliance, had successfully petitioned and been confirmed as the newest Board member.

December 1, 2022

EMerge Alliance – 2022 Year-end Report of Activities

As we draw toward the close of 2022, EMerge Alliance would like to provide a brief overview of accomplishments for the year.