WHAT ARE MICROGRIDS AND HOW DO THEY WORK? [BY KYLE PENNEL OF POWERSCOUT INC.] When people hear the term “microgrid,” especially regarding electrical disaster prevention or relief, it
[23/12/2016] A new installation of a Tesla Powerwall as a retrofit of a roof-top based 3 kWp solar array went online recently in Northern Italy.
[27/09/2016]. A brand-new Tesla Powerwall storage system has been installed as a retrofit of an exhisting 5,8 kWp residential solar array in Northern Italy. Before the
Besides storage, a second solution for dealing with intermittencies in a solar-diesel hybrid project is prediction. If sudden output changes in the solar power plant can be forecasted, then additional spinning reserve can be provided for certain time periods although not constantly.
The web site is full of useful (free) resources about the state of adoption of solar energy in each of State of the US plus solar irradiation maps, regulations and links to a blog about casa-studies from the US and overseas.
Energy storage start-up JuceBox has entered the competition for storage systems among Tesla, Sonnen and (soon to come) ABB with what they claim is an easier-to-install product.