Guy Sella, CEO
Dear customers, partners, colleagues and friends of the solar community, Just before we meet again at one of the upcoming solar exhibitions around the globe, I would like to take a moment and share with you the latest news from SolarEdge. Complete Story
Grass Valley, CA and Hod Hasharon, Israel SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. announced the opening of a new production line for North America at the Flextronics factory in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. Production cont.
SMA Solar Technology
SMA Canada Production Underway at Ontario Manufacturing Facility Ontario FiT-Compliant Residential, Commercial and Utility-Scale Solar Inverters Available Production of the SMA Sunny Boy and Sunny Central solar inverters is underway in Ontario. These residential, commercial and utility-scale devices are being assembled by Celestica, a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, to meet Ontario's microFiT and FiT domestic content requirements.
High-Resolution Digital Network Camera
The CC5MPX is Campbell Scientific's first high-resolution digital network camera with video capabilities.
Designed to work in harsh environments, the CC5MPX operates at temperatures as low as -40°C and as high as 60°C.
The CC5MPX has several options for image acquisition and storage. Related pages
New Datalogger Instruction Measures AC Power and Power Quality
Our dataloggers have powerful onboard instructions that support many, useful measurement capabilities. Because these instruction sets are expandable, we are continually adding new functionality that can be incorporated into existing dataloggers via operating system updates. More
The ACPower instruction provides three configuration options that support different applications. The single-phase configuration is for monitoring single or multiple loads and may be used for submetering applications. Full story
Noveda Technologies and PrazAs, a leader in real-time collaboration software for tables PCs, will be offering an interactive education, training and collaboration platform for driving energy and water conservation. Education
Noveda Technologies and Israel-based Rimat Group have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to explore synergies in technology development and seek market expansion opportunities. More on Partnership
Liberty Science Center honored Noveda Technologies and its President and CEO,Govi Rao, with the Distinguished Mission Advance Award.
Upgrade to W315A and W325A RISC-based Wireless Computers
Brea, CA, April22, 2011-Moxa is proud to unveil the W315A and W325A wireless embedded computers. These computers excel in a variety of machine-to-machine applications, including data acquisition, protocol conversion, and remote device control and monitoring.
Learn more at Moxa Product Page
You may also contact Moxa directly by email at email@example.com, or by phoning 1-888-MOXA-USA.
Gateways and iDigi used for residential and commercial renewable energy monitoring
MINNETONKA, Minn. (April 19, 2011)- Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) today announced that PowerDash is using the ConnectPort X2 Smart Energy wireless gateway and iDigi Device Cloud to connect its energy performance monitoring solutions to Smart Energy devices for residential solar installations.
"I have been involved in this type of work for nearly eight years, and the challenge has always been getting the required data from the different devices," said Stephen Lapointe, principal, PowerDash. "Digi enables the development of applications and tools that are at the heart of what the Smart Grid needs. It provides an effective communications layer on top of existing Grid infrastructure making it possible to develop Smart Grid tools and applications in an effective way. Digi has delivered on the promise of the ZigBee Smart Energy standard." Full Story
Power-One announced the availability of a major advancement in renewable energy management - Aurora Vision systems. Comprised of Software-as-a-Service and hardware products, Aurora Vision systems are next-generation technology that provide a foundation for managing the balance of system infrastructure, from the panel to grid.
Built upon a software operating platform that manages thousands of power plants around the globe, the Aurora Vision systems product line is a highly-intelligent, smart-grid enabled solution that is designed to transform the renewable energy industry by reducing balance of system costs, increasing plant up-time and operational productivity, and delivering higher revenue for plant operators across a wide range applications from residential to utility environments. For more information, please visit Power-One.
Solar Exchange 2011
Join us at one of our upcoming days of discovery and dialogue on the latest emerging topics, innovations and trends within the solar industry.
Siemens USA Solar Exchange
Join us on June 16th, 2011 to prepare for world wide Solar Day - Los Angeles, CA
Save the Date - Full Details
In conjunction with UCLA, Clean Tech LA, and the LA Business Council, Siemens is offering a day of discovery and dialogue on the latest emerging topics, innovations and trends within the solar industry. In addition, there will be opportunity for dialogue exchange on the extensive needs of manufacturers and developers of solar power.
Location: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
California Nanosystems Institute
Here is a look at previous Siemens Solar Exchanges
2011 California Solar Challenge
Local governments, utilities, and California's solar companies work in teams to reduce the overhead costs of solar energy for homes & businesses. This is the California Solar Challenge -- where local governments, utilities, and industry work on real projects, with less paperwork, at lower prices, and at faster speeds. LEARN MORE
SolarTech, working with San Jose State University, performed a survey of consumer perceptions about solar and came up with some not-so-surprising results. Full Story
Our Strategic Objective: Provide a steady flow of detailed and timely labor market data direct from clean energy industry sector leaders so that workforce trainers and development organizations can make better flourish in a difficult market. www.solartech.org
The ZigBee Alliance continues its leadership role in expediting Smart Grid standards, recently making a number of changes spurred by industry comments to the ZigBee Smart Energy version 2.0 Technical Requirements Document (TRD) and Public Application Profile to ensure it is the most comprehensive energy management standard with the broadest possible support from the Smart Grid stakeholder community.
ZigBee Smart Energy 2.0 Documents click here.
ZigBee Smart Energy enables energy service providers and utilities to wirelessly communicate with and manage common household devices such as smart thermostats, in-home displays and appliances.
For more information and a list of ZigBee Certified products us, click here.