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Sage Energy Consulting issues RFP for Temecula Valley School District solar, storage microgrids

Sage Energy Consulting issues RFP for Temecula Valley School District solar, storage microgrids

October 20, 2020 at 2:38 pm 0 comments

Sage Energy Consulting continues work with the Temecula Valley Unified School District on sustainability initiatives and resiliency with the issuance of a request for proposals for two new solar and storage microgrids. The request for proposals includes two schools in the District that will host these innovative projects, including theRead More

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

September 24, 2020 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

Ohana Real Estate Investors and Tesla have a plan to take its 1,400-acre master planned community completely off-grid, what Ohana believes to be first-of-its-kind energy solution at the Twin Dolphin community in Los Cabos, Mexico. Developed, owned and operated by Ohana, Twin Dolphin is a 1,400-acre master-planned community that includes Maravilla Los Cabos,Read More

A look at Tesla’s plan for a better battery cell, streamlined supply chain

A look at Tesla’s plan for a better battery cell, streamlined supply chain

September 23, 2020 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Tesla’s Battery Day this week came with the usual hype, and this year it may have delivered as CEO Elon Musk revealed a completely new battery cell that not only holds promise to totally outperform its previous cells, but also be much cheaper thanks to manufacturing and supply chain efficiencyRead More

Costa Rica microgrid project turns on, uses CleanSpark software, Tesla battery system

Costa Rica microgrid project turns on, uses CleanSpark software, Tesla battery system

September 2, 2020 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

A microgrid project located on an industrial equipment retail facility in San Jose will be utilizing CleanSpark, Inc.’s mPulse controller to coordinate all aspects of the system and improve overall performance. The microgrid will consist of a 222-kW solar system, and a Tesla 111-kW/223-kWh Powerpack provided by CleanSpark. The system is integratedRead More

Residential BIPV in 2020: Solar shingles yield to roof-integrated innovation

Residential BIPV in 2020: Solar shingles yield to roof-integrated innovation

June 8, 2020 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

The integrated solar roof has long been a solar technology goal — combining solar power with a watertight roof covering — but the category (often seen as just “solar shingles”) is perceived as too expensive or too experimental compared to the cost of separately installing solar and a traditional roof usingRead More

Strata Solar goes with Tesla’s Megapack for this 100-MW energy storage project

Strata Solar goes with Tesla’s Megapack for this 100-MW energy storage project

May 13, 2020 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

Renewable energy developer Strata Solar sent an update on its landmark Ventura Energy Storage (VES) project — a 100-MW, 400-MWh battery energy storage system in unincorporated Ventura County, Calif. Strata awarded an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract to Tesla for its Megapack battery system. Pre-construction development is now complete.Read More

SolarReviews cautions consumers to understand risks of Tesla’s solar rental program

SolarReviews cautions consumers to understand risks of Tesla’s solar rental program

April 9, 2020 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

From SolarReviews: In late 2019, Tesla launched its solar panels rental program. Initially, the program allowed consumers to install solar panels on their homes with less overall commitment than otherwise purchasing or financing a solar system. While Tesla reserved the right to change monthly subscription fees at any time, aRead More

Tesla Solar Roof System issued ESR-4074 by ICC Evaluation Services to affirm its compliance with building codes

Tesla Solar Roof System issued ESR-4074 by ICC Evaluation Services to affirm its compliance with building codes

June 20, 2019 at 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), a member of the International Code Council of companies and the experts in building product evaluation and certification, issued ESR-4074 to Tesla, Inc. for their Tesla Solar Roof System. This report provides evidence that the Tesla Solar Roof System is in compliance with code requirements ofRead More

Tesla drops to third in U.S. Solar Installer Rankings due to its strategy shift

Tesla drops to third in U.S. Solar Installer Rankings due to its strategy shift

June 19, 2019 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

Tesla installed 6.3 percent of U.S. residential solar capacity in the first quarter of 2019, marking the first time the company has fallen to third place since Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables has been tracking installer market shares in its U.S. PV Leaderboard, dating back to Q1 2013. Vivint SolarRead More

Shave and a rate cut: How solar + storage solutions are shaving peaks, saving big bucks

Shave and a rate cut: How solar + storage solutions are shaving peaks, saving big bucks

July 23, 2018 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Shaving the peaks off commercial and industrial (C&I) electric bills is the top revenue stream for energy storage systems, and given the trend in increasing utility charges for time-of-use consumption, peak shaving can pay for a system in as little as three years, system providers say. Just how high theRead More