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By Tracy Fosterling
on 4/10/2019
  • energy storage
  • hawaii solar
  • solar power
Energy Toolbase is announcing the opening of a new office in the Aloha State to service customers in Hawaii, Australia and other markets throughout the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. The sales and support office will enable the company to better serve the needs of their rapidly expanding customer base and provide more hours of support overlap across different time zones. read more...
By Adam Gerza
on 4/4/2019
  • energy storage
  • SGIP
  • storage incentives
We made a small update to the logic we use to calculate (SGIP) Self Generation Incentive Program energy storage incentives that we want to make users aware of. The SGIP Program Handbook states that the energy capacity of a storage system, which the SGIP incentive is paid based on, is ... read more...
By Adam Gerza
on 3/28/2019
  • energy storage savings
  • southern california edison
  • TOU rates
A historic thing happened earlier this month for residential energy storage economics. For the first time ever, the project economics of a solar + storage project operated in time-of-use (TOU) arbitrage mode, beat the economics of a standalone solar PV project. This noteworthy occurrence happened in the Southern California Edison ... read more...
By Tracy Fosterling
on 3/26/2019
  • energy storage
  • energy storage modeling
  • Stem
When it comes to energy storage modeling, Energy Toolbase has consistently made improvements to our platform that allows our users to accurately model, propose and optimize the economics of any behind-the-meter storage project. Our latest integration with Stem , the world leader in AI-driven energy storage services gives project developers ... read more...
By Tracy Fosterling
on 3/12/2019
  • artificial intelligence
  • energy storage
  • energy storage services
Energy Toolbase now includes Stem, Inc. , the world leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven energy storage services. This addition gives project developers who use Energy Toolbase the opportunity to design and deploy solar + storage solutions based on Stem's industry-leading energy storage controls. With this integration, distributed energy providers can ... read more...