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Sunverge Introduces Next-Generation Energy Storage System

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 10, 2016

Sunverge Energy, a provider of intelligent energy storage and distributed energy resource management, has introduced the next generation of its Solar Integration System (SIS), now offering a package of more battery options and a streamlined design with enhanced system intelligence. [Read More]

SolarEdge Technologies Ships Its 10 Millionth Power Optimizer

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 10, 2016

SolarEdge Technologies Inc., a provider of solar PV inverters, power optimizers and module-level monitoring services, has officially shipped its 10 millionth power optimizer. The company says it has reached this milestone 10 years after its founding and only six years [Read More]

Dominion Virginia Power, SunEnergy1 To Build 20 MW Solar Farm

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2016

Dominion Virginia Power plans to add more solar power to its generation portfolio, as the utility has partnered with SunEnergy1 to build a 20 MW solar farm in Chesapeake, Va. North Carolina-based SunEnergy1 will lease a 250-acre site located off [Read More]

Hawaiian Co-Op Hits 90% Renewable Energy Milestone

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 05, 2016

Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) used a combination of renewable resources, including a lot of solar and some biomass and hydropower, to generate 90% of the island’s electricity during brief periods on four separate days in January. Furthermore, the co-op [Read More]

CAISO Plans Upgrades To Boost Renewable Energy Management

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 05, 2016

With a continued goal of operating a cleaner energy grid, the California Independent System Operator Corp.’s (CAISO) board of governors has approved several proposals that CAISO says will support improved integration of energy storage and demand response resources in the [Read More]

Entergy New Orleans Breaks Ground On 1 MW Solar/Storage Pilot

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 05, 2016

Entergy New Orleans Inc. recently hosted elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries at existing company property to break ground on what the utility says is the city’s first utility-scale solar project. The 1 MW pilot project, which is expected [Read More]

PSE&G Completes Its Largest Solar Project To Date

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 04, 2016

New Jersey-based utility Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G) has announced that its L&D Solar Farm is online. The 12.93 MW installation represents PSE&G’s largest solar farm to date and is one of the biggest landfill solar projects in [Read More]

PG&E Launches Program To Let All Customers Go 100% Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 03, 2016

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has officially launched its previously announced program to extend the option for 100% solar power to all customers, whether or not they are planning to install rooftop solar. Under PG&E’s Solar Choice program, customers [Read More]

Ideal Power Inks Distribution Deal With WESCO International

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

Ideal Power Inc., a Texas-based developer of power conversion technologies, has entered into a distribution agreement with Pennsylvania-based WESCO International Inc. WESCO has added Ideal Power’s Grid Resilient 30 kW and 125 kW power conversion systems to its distribution portfolio [Read More]

SolarWorld, sonnen And PetersenDean Partner On U.S. Solar-Plus-Storage Offering

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 29, 2016

Crystalline-silicon solar manufacturer SolarWorld has teamed up with sonnen Inc. and PetersenDean to provide integrated solar-plus-storage solutions to the U.S. market. sonnen is a European energy storage company that has opened a new headquarters office in Los Angeles, and PetersenDean [Read More]