Smarter Grid Solutions chosen to test smart solar inverter integration into New York utility grid


Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) announced its ANM Strata distributed energy resource management system (DERMS) was awarded a contract to run a demonstration program as part of New York State Energy Research & Development Authority’s (NYSERDA) Future Grid Challenge. Under the demonstration program, SGS will work with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Borrego Solar to test how … Read more

Greenbyte brings new reporting and O&M insight add-ons to renewable energy software


Greenbyte, a developer and enabler of smart data software to drive productivity in renewables, has expanded its proprietary and third-party add-ons for its cloud-based monitoring and asset management platform. In recent weeks, Greenbyte has brought online two new tools that prepare users for the evolving demands of post-subsidy wind and solar asset operation. Greenbyte’s Marketplace … Read more

8minute Solar Energy brings first project online in Texas


8minute Solar Energy and Duke Energy Renewables announced that the 280-MWDC Holstein solar project in Nolan County, Texas, has begun commercial operation. Holstein is 8minute’s first solar project to come online in Texas, marking a significant milestone as the company expands its operational footprint outside of California. “We are bringing our utility-scale project development expertise … Read more

Confidence in renewables shows no signs of slowing down

More than ever before, an increase in faith towards renewables among investors, is at an all-time high. Clean energy is fast becoming a popular, reliable and trusted source, with NSW leading the charge by rolling out renewable zones. Meanwhile, across Australia, solar rooftop installations continue to make their mark, with absolutely no sign of slowing … Read more