Post Tagged with: "solar+storage"

Inside Tabuchi’s storage plus inverter system

Inside Tabuchi’s storage plus inverter system

December 29, 2015 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

You’ve likely not heard of Tabuchi, but you may have already installed one of its inverters. That’s because the Japanese electronics manufacturer has been producing inverters for a number of companies for close to 20 years — enough to be the No. 5 inverter manufacturer in the world. Anyway, ifRead More

Energy storage demonstration in Oregon earns federal funds

Energy storage demonstration in Oregon earns federal funds

December 21, 2015 at 2:23 pm 2 comments

The Oregon Department of Energy (ODOE), in a joint solicitation with the energy storage program of US DOE Office of Electricity (US DOE-OE), will award $295,000 in state and federal funds to the Eugene Water & Electric Board (EWEB) for an energy storage demonstration project that will incorporate 500 kWRead More

New smart home solar-plus-storage system exceeds estimates by 23 percent

New smart home solar-plus-storage system exceeds estimates by 23 percent

December 16, 2015 at 9:53 am 3 comments

An award-winning, fully-automated smart home in rural New York state was recently transformed into a solar-plus-energy-storage net-zero estate by SimpliPhi Power and Lotus Energy. After three months in operation, the home’s energy generation and storage system is exceeding production estimates by as much as 23 percent. The smart home’s cleanRead More

SunEdison signs big commercial solar+storage deal with Ontario IESO

SunEdison signs big commercial solar+storage deal with Ontario IESO

December 11, 2015 at 10:00 am 2 comments

SunEdison signed a 10-year agreement with Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator to supply 5 MW — 20 MWh — of battery storage to the province. The Ontario IESO works at the heart of Ontario’s power system and is responsible for making sure everyone in the province gets the electricity theyRead More

Q&A with solar energy storage solution provider meeco Group

Q&A with solar energy storage solution provider meeco Group

December 10, 2015 at 3:02 pm 2 comments

Solar energy is a clean and reliable power source, but, as you may have noticed your entire life, the sun does not shine 24 hours a day. In order to offset this drawback, solar+storage is a concept moving slowly from concept to workable reality. The meeco Group, a Swiss-based cleanRead More

The case for solar+storage as valuable protection for vulnerable residents

The case for solar+storage as valuable protection for vulnerable residents

October 20, 2015 at 10:54 am 1 comment

Solar combined with energy storage systems (solar+storage) can help protect vulnerable populations during power outages in multifamily affordable housing and provide an economic return to building owners, according to a new report by Clean Energy Group, a national nonprofit organization working to increase the deployment of clean energy technologies. TheRead More