Hurricane Sandy and Alternative Power Sources

Posted by Content Coordinator on Monday, November 12th, 2012

Thousands remain without power due to hurricane Sandy, but in the future microgrids might serve as backup generators during extreme weather. – on YouTube.

Sunshine now powers Rockaway Beach Surf Club, which has been turned into a relief center for Hurricane Sandy. This first solar generator installation by Power Rockaways Resilience took place this weekend — Huge thanks to Boat US (, the sole sponsor for this community center solar generator. We are already lining up installation for another community center thanks to our indiegogo donors. Help us get more relief for The Rockaways, see our Indiegogo Campaign at on YouTube.

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