Post Tagged with: "microgrids"

CleanSpark acquires Solar Watt Solutions to accelerate residential microgrid sales

CleanSpark acquires Solar Watt Solutions to accelerate residential microgrid sales

February 26, 2021 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

Software and controls company CleanSpark has more skin in the microgrid development game now, completing the strategic acquisition of commercial and residential solar / storage developer Solar Watt Solutions. The two companies have worked together on microgrid projects previously, and the acquisition is expected to immediately expand and accelerate CleanSpark’sRead More

CleanSpark launches mVoult as a more affordable home microgrid controller

CleanSpark launches mVoult as a more affordable home microgrid controller

February 22, 2021 at 12:11 pm 0 comments

CleanSpark is scaling its robust microgrid controller software to better serve the residential market with the launch of mVoult — a standalone energy management controller that is capable of directing the operations of both existing and new energy assets. mVoult will be offered as a smart controller and mobile app specificallyRead More

Sunnova to become Lennar’s exclusive residential solar, storage provider after buying SunStreet platform

Sunnova to become Lennar’s exclusive residential solar, storage provider after buying SunStreet platform

February 17, 2021 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

Sunnova Energy International Inc. entered into an agreement with Len X — a technology focused subsidiary of leading homebuilder Lennar Corporation — to acquire Lennar’s residential solar platform SunStreet. In addition, Sunnova signed a multi-year partnership to become Lennar’s exclusive residential solar and storage service provider for new home communities acrossRead More

BoxPower system at school in Guayama, Puerto Rico.

BoxPower CEO on the growing microgrid market for small businesses

January 18, 2021 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

Made-to-order microgrids are a recognized energy solution for large industrial, government and agricultural facilities. New more agile systems with pre-design and prefabrication are now expanding microgrid applications for small and midsize operations. BoxPower is one brand filling this niche with new integrated microgrid products that offer quick, affordable energy solutionsRead More

CleanSpark, Symmetric Energy team up to build residential, commercial microgrids in California

CleanSpark, Symmetric Energy team up to build residential, commercial microgrids in California

December 15, 2020 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Advanced software and controls company CleanSpark partnered with Symmetric Energy to target new microgrid projects in Northern California. The objective will be to provide reliable back-up energy or off-grid power using a combination of solar PV and energy storage for both commercial and estate-level residential microgrids. Symmetric is designing solarRead More

The Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center (AEC) is one Stony Brook’s NYSTAR Centers of Excellence that will assist researchers involved in the U.S. Navy-funded program.

Details on microgrid energy resiliency research program funded by U.S. Navy Office of Naval Research

December 9, 2020 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

  Stony Brook University researchers, in collaboration with the University of Massachusetts Lowell, will be investigating ways to make energy generation, storage and system operation more efficient, reliable and resilient, particularly in microgrid settings such as shore-based environments, under a new program funded by the United States Navy Office ofRead More

The City of Camarillo, California set to build hybrid solar microgrids at five city facilities

The City of Camarillo, California set to build hybrid solar microgrids at five city facilities

November 4, 2020 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

In the face of increasingly severe wildfire seasons and the California utilities’ Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS), the City of Camarillo is joining many other municipalities in seeking the economic, environmental, and resilience benefits of solar-driven microgrids. Last month, the Camarillo City Council unanimously approved moving forward with the designRead More

Case study: MCHC Health Centers’ solar battery microgrid

Case study: MCHC Health Centers’ solar battery microgrid

November 3, 2020 at 8:17 am Comments are Disabled

A pioneering collaboration between MCHC Health Centers, Direct Relief and BoxPower, is adding crucial backup power plan for MCHC. Recent wildfires spurred this partnership, which has resulted in a $1.2 million solar battery microgrid power solution that will operate MCHC’s Hillside Health Center critical facilities for as long as necessaryRead More

The Pitch: The business case for BlockEnergy’s community microgrid approach

The Pitch: The business case for BlockEnergy’s community microgrid approach

October 22, 2020 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

To conclude our exclusive look at BlockEnergy, just launched officially at North American Smart Energy Week, we examine the business case for utilities and developers. Quick refresher: Developed by Emera Technologies LLC, a subsidiary of Emera Inc., the BlockEnergy Smart Platform is the world’s first utility-focused, front-of-the-meter, distributed renewable energy platform forRead More

Verdant Microgrids to deploy Eos Energy Storage’s Zynth Zinc Hybrid batteries in California

Verdant Microgrids to deploy Eos Energy Storage’s Zynth Zinc Hybrid batteries in California

October 12, 2020 at 1:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Eos Energy Storage LLC is working with custom microgrid provider Verdant Microgrid to supply its Znyth Zinc Hybrid Cathode Technology, the core of its Aurora stationary energy storage system, to Verdant’s California-based microgrids beginning in the fourth quarter of 2020. In addition to the current applications, Eos and Verdant anticipateRead More