Energy Storage

JLM Energy is going with Ideal Power for power converters in 750-kW purchase order

JLM Energy is going with Ideal Power for power converters in 750-kW purchase order

January 17, 2018 at 3:40 pm Comments are Disabled

JLM Energy is big into commercial and industrial (C&I) energy storage systems for ‘behind the meter’ peak shaving solutions in the California market. The company just announced it will be incorporating Ideal Power Inc‘s 30-kW Stabiliti power conversion technology as part of a $750,000 purchase order. The latest JLM purchase order is forRead More

Siemens, AES-owned company makes big splash with new solar + storage system

Siemens, AES-owned company makes big splash with new solar + storage system

January 12, 2018 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

Fluence, an energy storage company owned by Siemens and The AES Corporation, launched a new platform, SunFlex Energy Storage, that will enable solar facilities to sell up to 50 percent more clean energy per site. The Fluence SunFlex Energy Storage technology platform builds upon many of the controls and architectural principles from AdvancionRead More

Get to know NEXTracker’s Energy Storage Solutions offering

Get to know NEXTracker’s Energy Storage Solutions offering

January 11, 2018 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Bloomberg New Energy Finance forecasts the global energy storage market will “double six times” by 2030, growing from less than 5 gigawatt-hours in 2016 to more than 300 gigawatt-hours. An estimated $103 billion will be invested in energy storage over that time period. All of those numbers mean a bigRead More

Distributor PROINSO adds Trojan batteries to microgrid solutions

Distributor PROINSO adds Trojan batteries to microgrid solutions

December 27, 2017 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

PROINSO, a global distributor, integrator and technology company in the solar market, has supplied over 2.7 GW of projects and has operations in over 20 countries across 6 continents. The company says is adding the full range of Trojan batteries to its micro-grid and mini-grid solutions. Trojan’s new solar deep-cycleRead More

Details on solar + storage system installed at Spectrum facility in Hawaii

Details on solar + storage system installed at Spectrum facility in Hawaii

December 18, 2017 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

An advanced energy generation, storage and management system at a Spectrum facility in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, is now live, as part of a power purchase agreement owned by a leading U.S. infrastructure investor, according to EnSync Energy Systems, a developer of innovative distributed energy resources (DERs). Spectrum, the consumer brand ofRead More

Massachusetts makes energy storage a priority with $20 million in grants

Massachusetts makes energy storage a priority with $20 million in grants

December 11, 2017 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources was awarded $20 million in grants to 26 projects that will develop the region’s energy storage market. This number actually doubles the administration’s original funding plans. Overall, these projects will benefit 25 communities and draw in $32 million in matching funds, helping to grow theRead More

Solect Energy launches commercial energy storage division

Solect Energy launches commercial energy storage division

December 4, 2017 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Solect Energy, one of Massachusetts’ top commercial-scale solar developers with over 400 installed projects, is now launching an energy storage division. In launching the new division, Solect has signed an agreement with NEC Energy Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, to sell NEC’s DSS (Distributed Storage Solution) product lineRead More

Arizona Public Services territory sees a bunch of Phazr MicroStorage installs to shave peak demand charges

Arizona Public Services territory sees a bunch of Phazr MicroStorage installs to shave peak demand charges

December 4, 2017 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

JLM Energy has installed and commissioned more than a dozen residential Phazr MicroStorage plus solar projects in locations throughout the greater Phoenix metropolitan area in both Salt River Project (SRP) and Arizona Public Service (APS) territories. In SRP territory, customers can avoid peak demand charges by using energy storage toRead More

SMA’s utility-scale storage inverters now all UL-listed

SMA’s utility-scale storage inverters now all UL-listed

November 30, 2017 at 12:34 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA just announced two new power classes for its utility-scale storage product portfolio. Now available, the Sunny Central Storage 2750-EV-US for 1,500 V projects has achieved UL 62109 listing, and the Sunny Central Storage 2475-US for 1,000 V projects has achieved UL 1741 listing. Other products in the line-up, includingRead More

New York’s Sunrise Solar Solutions starts to install sonnenBatterie with solar systems

New York’s Sunrise Solar Solutions starts to install sonnenBatterie with solar systems

November 21, 2017 at 8:54 am Comments are Disabled

Sunrise Solar Solutions LLC, the largest locally owned and operated solar installation company in New York’s Westchester County and the Hudson Valley, unveiled the  sonnenBatterie battery back-up solar power system at last weekend’s Fall Westchester Home Show in White Plains, N.Y. To ensure power reliability and cost efficiency — theRead More