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Behind the Meter Storage

Big Bucks for Batteries?

Big Bucks for Batteries?

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When most people think of infrastructure repair, they think of roadways, water pipes, and airports. However, the US electrical system is representative of a less visible, but equally critical network in need of modernization. The Trump administration has indicated that it plans to make infrastructure renewal a priority and the  … Read More

“Alexa, Use Stored Energy to Run My Bedroom Lighting, Please”

“Alexa, Use Stored Energy to Run My Bedroom Lighting, Please”

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As those of you who attended the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show last week know, the runaway favorite this year was Alexa Voice Service (AVS), Amazon Echo’s software that allows users to control compatible devices by voice, a conclusion aptly demonstrated by the avalanche of Alexa-controllable products that sprang up at  … Read More

Time to Trade In Your Roof?

Time to Trade In Your Roof?

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According to Elon Musk, his new Solar Roof shingles will look better, last longer, provide better insulation, be cost competitive with conventional shingles…in short, make your current roof obsolete.

Coming in four different styles Musk calls “Textured Glass, Tuscan Glass, Smooth Glass,” and “Slate Glass,” each of the tiles looks from  … Read More

Energy Storage Inertia

Energy Storage Inertia

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To study inertia in the early 1500s, Galileo Galilei rolled spheres across inclined boards. On downward-sloping planes, he observed a gain in speed as the force of gravity took affect. On upward slopes, the same force decreased the ball’s speed. Galileo determined that a ball moving horizontally without the influence  … Read More

Can Energy Storage Make Your School Smarter?

Can Energy Storage Make Your School Smarter?

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The simple answer is “probably,” but the “if” and “how much” depend on a variety of factors such as the availability of subsidy programs from local, state, Federal, and private institution sources; the amount of energy your school (or other institution) uses; your utility demand charge rate structure; and your  … Read More

RFP for Behind-the-Meter Storage Research Project

RFP for Behind-the-Meter Storage Research Project

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NAATBatt SD, a committee of NAATBatt International, has issued a request for proposal for a study of the behind-the-meter energy storage market. The study will compile strategic information and data about behind-the-meter storage opportunities intended to give NAATBatt SD members a competitive advantage in developing go to market strategies.  … Read More



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