Offers a combination of solar, battery storage, smart electric water heater, and Nest thermostat
March 11, 2016
SolarCity is introducing a Smart Energy Home offering to new residential customers in Hawaii. It includes advanced technology: solar photovoltaic (PV), battery storage, smart electric water heaters, and the Nest Learning Thermostat, all coordinated by a home gateway.
New business models are reducing barriers surrounding customer adoption of solar PV systems
February 23, 2016
The global electric power industry is evolving into a model that is more diverse, both in terms of generation and in the ownership of generation assets, and solar photovoltaic (PV) is one technology at the head of this change, notes Navigant Research.
Projects are aimed at increasing solar photovoltaic (PV) and biomass generation
February 12, 2016
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $2.85 million in funding for four projects that will advance the development of renewable energy technologies at facilities across the federal government.
Project will demonstrate how solar PV, smart inverters, and storage can advance the electric grid
September 25, 2015
SolarCity has announced a smart energy homes demonstration project in partnership with the SunSpec Alliance and Southern California Edison, where SolarCity will install rooftop solar PV, batteries, controllable thermostats, and smart inverters on 50 homes in the Southern California Edison territory.
PosiGen Solar Solutions teams with SimpliPhi Power and Schneider Electric
September 2, 2015
PosiGen Solar Solutions marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina by making a solar contribution to the city of New Orleans to help create a resilient City Hall. PosiGen, with partners SimpliPhi Power and Schneider Electric, is providing 25 kW of solar PV panels, energy storage, and an educational monitoring display.
Strategic Initiative to Accelerate the Expansion of Energy Management Services
February 19, 2015
Enphase Energy Inc. announced that it is expanding its Enphase Energy Services (EES) business. The company said it is conducting efforts to streamline solar photovoltaic (PV) asset management and operations and maintenance (O&M), and prepare for the broader-based requirements of future energy management systems.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $5 million in funding for nine projects that will advance the development of combined heat and power (CHP) and renewable energy technologies at facilities across the federal government and help meet energy efficiency, renewable energy, and greenhouse gas reduction goals.
Company Will Donate Microinverter Systems to Nonprofit in Support of K-12 Solar Education Program
October 1, 2014
Enphase Energy Inc. has announced a charitable partnership with the Brian D. Robertson Memorial Solar Schools Fund (BDR Fund) to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in more than 25 schools across the nation at the K-12 level.
Looks at the Synergies Between Solar Adoption and Energy Efficiency Upgrades
September 15, 2014
The energy efficiency actions of California homeowners who installed rooftop solar electric systems are providing insights into the connection between solar adoption and energy efficiency upgrades that could help in the design of future residential energy programs.