Post Tagged with: "O&M"

Keep Watch: How the PV monitoring landscape is evolving

Keep Watch: How the PV monitoring landscape is evolving

September 21, 2017 at 10:47 am 0 comments

Monitoring systems have become an integral and ubiquitous component to any well-functioning PV project for years now. As the industry has matured, monitoring ecosystems have evolved from OEM-provided, HMI-style interfaces reminiscent of traditional Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems to modern web apps slinging the latest tech buzzwords. However,Read More

Infiswift wants to update solar performance management with swiftPV IoT solution

Infiswift wants to update solar performance management with swiftPV IoT solution

September 7, 2017 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

At Solar Power International, infiswift, an enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) platform leader, is launching swiftPV, which leverages IoT technology to change how the solar industry uses data to optimize the performance of PV systems. The suite of products and services allows PV power plant owners and operators to connect diverse PVRead More

DOE prioritizes solar power plant performance with Power Factors funding

DOE prioritizes solar power plant performance with Power Factors funding

July 20, 2017 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Power Factors, a provider for monitoring, managing, and optimizing renewable energy assets, was selected as the recipient of an award by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SunShot Initiative. Power Factors will leverage these funds to accelerate its research and development in producing actionable insights through the characterization of PVRead More

SMA and Cypress Creek enter into 10-year Master Service Agreement

SMA and Cypress Creek enter into 10-year Master Service Agreement

July 17, 2017 at 12:59 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA America recently signed a 10-year Master Services agreement with Cypress Creek Renewables, under which it will perform inverter preventive maintenance services for a portfolio of projects, primarily located in North Carolina. Cypress Creek is a leading solar development company. Working in close partnership with local communities, Cypress Creek develops,Read More

New commercial PV monitoring gateway: AlsoEnergy Powerlogger 1000

New commercial PV monitoring gateway: AlsoEnergy Powerlogger 1000

May 16, 2017 at 8:02 am Comments are Disabled

AlsoEnergy introduced a new standard gateway for their Commercial PV Monitoring Solution: the PowerLogger 1000. This interactive datalogger introduces a range of practical and time-saving benefits relative to other gateway devices in the PV marketplace. The PowerLogger 1000 adds a rugged interactive touch screen LCD display. This innovation allows workersRead More

Insight into new solar monitoring software used by Swinerton Renewable Energy

Insight into new solar monitoring software used by Swinerton Renewable Energy

March 22, 2017 at 7:23 am Comments are Disabled

SOLV, a solar O&M service provider in America and a division of EPC contractor Swinerton Renewable Energy, has begun deployment of QOS Energy’s Qantum software to monitor and support the operations and maintenance of more than 1 GW of solar PV plants in the United States. What is Qantum? QantumRead More

How to optimize performance and profit through O&M monitoring

How to optimize performance and profit through O&M monitoring

March 20, 2017 at 10:48 am 1 comment

As the solar industry matures well past the early adopter stages, smart asset management and operations and maintenance (O&M) practices have increasingly become the focus of savvy solar plant owners and investors. Optimizing uptime has now become a critical foundation of ROI, and one of the keys to achieving optimizedRead More

Solar O&M boom: SunSystem Technology hits service milestone

Solar O&M boom: SunSystem Technology hits service milestone

February 28, 2017 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

As solar installs grow, so too does the O&M side of the industry — maybe even more so. SunSystem Technology LLC is an independent solar services provider that dabbles in residential solar installation, residential O&M services, commercial O&M services, and EPC services. On the O&M side, the company just completedRead More

How data can shift the energy market to solar

How data can shift the energy market to solar

February 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

The solar community, and the energy industry in general, has not yet realized the potential of data. It seems to be a vague and elusive concept — more sensors, more things to keep track of, more things that can break and more things to buy when reducing cost is paramount.Read More

BlueNRGY explains solar project O&M benefits of DrakerV7 updates

BlueNRGY explains solar project O&M benefits of DrakerV7 updates

January 30, 2017 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

BlueNRGY, a data acquisition, monitoring and control solutions company is debuting a major update to the Draker family of products: Draker V7. The company says DrakerV7 is a powerful customer web portal designed specifically to support the full range of solar power generation systems now implemented on over 2,200 solarRead More