From Cleantechnica: In First Test, U.S. Military’s SPIDERS Microgrid Uses 90% Renewable Energy

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

From "With expectation for tonight’s State of the Union address running high, you can get a preview of the future energy landscape of the U.S. by checking out the new SPIDERS renewable energy microgrid project. SPIDERS, which has the eventual aim of widespread adoption in the civilian sector, is designed to keep critical military facilities in operation in case of grid outages while inserting a healthy dose of clean, locally sourced energy into the picture."