CleanSpark, Inc. (CLSK), a microgrid company with advanced engineering, software and controls for innovative distributed energy resource (DER) and microgrid deployments today announced its first contract executed outside of the United States.
Costa Rica – Technical Consultant and Microgrid Control Vendor
CleanSpark has been awarded a contract to serve as the technical consultant for a large industrial park in Costa Rica. Services will include financial feasibility study, conceptual engineering, procurement and construction support, programming, testing, and commissioning of the system in partnership with a local EPC (Engineering Procurement and Construction) firm. CleanSpark earned this award through strong past performance and by leveraging its Microgrid Value Stream Optimizer (mVSO) to deliver unlevered returns exceeding 15% to the project’s owner.
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The contract also anticipates the deployment of CleanSpark’s mPulse DER Energy Manager Software to operate the microgrid after completion. The customer owns and operates several other industrial properties throughout the country.
“It’s refreshing to see local businesses committing to sustainability. Costa Rica, as a country has been a leader in renewable energy. The industrial sector has much to gain from microgrid solutions by way of cost avoidance, critical power support and improved power quality. We’re pleased mVSO has identified these opportunities, and we’re eager to deliver the benefits in the field,” said CleanSpark’s Director of Analytics, Billy Gamboa.