Energy Storage

SONNEN ramps up U.S. solar+storage sales efforts with new hire

SONNEN ramps up U.S. solar+storage sales efforts with new hire

December 6, 2016 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

While Tesla continues to make the splashy headlines to the outside world, SONNEN continues to position itself to make a bigger impact with local and regional installers. The latest news: Blake Richetta, former North American Sales Manager for Tesla Energy, will head SONNEN’s growing expansion in the U.S. as Vice PresidentRead More

A new, improved lithium-ion production method? Pure Energy thinks so

A new, improved lithium-ion production method? Pure Energy thinks so

December 5, 2016 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

The solar+storage revolution isn’t quite here yet. To arrive, there will need to be a more economical, efficient battery option for homeowners. There is this option in between lead acid and lithium-ion that is in a nice sweet spot right now, but it feels like the world is waiting forRead More

Diablo Solar adds energy storage services through Adara Power’s Partner Program

Diablo Solar adds energy storage services through Adara Power’s Partner Program

December 2, 2016 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

Diablo Solar Services is going to start offering residential and commercial energy storage solutions to customers in the East Bay area via Adara Power. Diablo Solar is a long-time solar installer with more than 32 years of experience and 21,000 solar systems. The addition of the Adara Energy Storage SolutionsRead More

Check out this solar+storage microgrid housed in a shipping container

Check out this solar+storage microgrid housed in a shipping container

November 18, 2016 at 9:50 am 1 comment

Pure Power Solutions has completed a plug-and-play approach to solar+storage microgrids for remote locations with a system using standard shipping containers and energy dense, non-toxic battery technology from SimpliPhi Power. The first system is now operational at Vacherie Ranch, a 450-acre agricultural and recreational retreat located in Western Sonoma County,Read More

Meet Ice Cub: a nifty new home energy storage device and HVAC system

Meet Ice Cub: a nifty new home energy storage device and HVAC system

November 17, 2016 at 8:27 am Comments are Disabled

Ice Energy, a leading provider of distributed thermal energy storage solutions, has launched the Ice Cub – a reimagined way to cool and heat the home, store energy and optimize solar PV. Building upon Ice Energy’s patented thermal energy storage and load management technology, the Ice Cub is designed toRead More

FG Fortis Groep USA sets plans for new net-zero building projects

FG Fortis Groep USA sets plans for new net-zero building projects

November 11, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

The Fortis Groep is an international builder of sustainable and net zero building projects around the world and it has new sustainable and net-zero building project it is ready to debut world-wide. As of now, these net zero systems will be installed in residential building projects in Florida and NorthRead More

North Putnam Community Schools solar+storage project wins award at Midwest PV conference

North Putnam Community Schools solar+storage project wins award at Midwest PV conference

November 10, 2016 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) recognized the best photovoltaic projects in the Midwest at the PV Conference and Expo in Chicago. The Project of Distinction Award recognizes solar projects that demonstrate innovation, diverse community involvement, and best practices that advance the industry.Read More

Panasonic, Younicos working on solar+storage project in Denver

Panasonic, Younicos working on solar+storage project in Denver

November 3, 2016 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Energy storage company Younicos has signed an agreement with strategic partner Panasonic to design and build a solar-plus-storage system at Peña Station NEXT in Denver, Colo., which includes the operations hub for Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company and Panasonic CityNOW. The system will make use of multiple Younicos Y.Cubes, the innovativeRead More

New Jersey schools look to save $1 million via energy savings

New Jersey schools look to save $1 million via energy savings

October 24, 2016 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

Schneider Electric signed three energy savings improvement programs (ESIPs) with New Jersey school districts that will drive more than $1 million in annual energy savings. The Delran Township School District, Pennsauken Public Schools and West Deptford School District have embarked on unique ESIP projects that will encompass a wide variety of energyRead More

TimberRock explains 3 achievements of new energy storage platform REH-FLEX

TimberRock explains 3 achievements of new energy storage platform REH-FLEX

October 20, 2016 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

TimberRock Energy Solutions, the R&D and product development subsidiary of TimberRock Advanced Energy,  announced a new energy storage platform called REH-FLEX. Although solar panels, electric vehicles and battery storage are transforming the electrical grid into a bi-directional energy network, the inverters used to move energy in-between these resources and theRead More