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Measuring the True Costs and Benefits of Energy Storage – Part One

When comparing battery options, be it lead acid, lithium ion, zinc bromide, flow, or others, it is imperative to understand the true cost of energy over time. That’s called the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE).
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Energy Storage Tech Talk, with SimpliPhi CTO Stuart Lennox

Stuart Lennox – CTO At SimpliPhi Power, we know that our innovative energy storage technologies sometimes leave people wondering, “How do they achieve such performance results?” So we sat down with our Founder and CTO, Stuart Lennox, for some insights into how he built such an impressive energy storage solution. 1. Why did you stop using cobalt and switch to LFP in your battery chemistry? When we started the company in 2002, there was only one lithium-ion (LI) chemistry, Lithium Cobalt Oxide...
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Join Us for the SimpliPhi Power Storage On/Off Grid Optimization Workshop at SPI 2015

Solar Power International (SPI) 2015 in Anaheim, Calif., is right around the corner. The SimpliPhi team is looking forward to seeing you there at booth #7505 in the Smart Home Pavilion and at our FREE September 17th workshop. The ‘SimpliPhi Power Energy Storage On/Off Grid Optimization: Commercial, Residential & Remote’ workshop will be held from 10:00am – 12:00pm in Room 207C. From mobile and remote applications to residential and commercial systems, attendees will learn about in-the-field case studies of SimpliPhi...
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Challenging the Energy Industry Status Quo: A Recap of AREDAY 2015

Earlier this month, our CEO Catherine Von Burg and our COO Deborah Keiser were fortunate to be invited to the American Renewable Energy Day (AREDAY) 12th Annual Summit 2015. Catherine gave a keynote speech on the topic of Grid Parity for Renewable Generation and the Future of Power Storage and was joined by other world-renowned thought leaders on climate and energy solutions. “Each day, the event evolved to reveal and present substance, good thinking and a lack of tolerance for...
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The Energy Storage Origins of SimpliPhi Power

As you may have noticed, we weren’t always called SimpliPhi Power. In fact, we started out as the LibertyPak company back in 2002 and have been perfecting our innovative energy storage and management technology ever since. Since then, we’ve brought unparalleled off-grid power to everything from the giant moon on Conan O’Brien’s set to U.S. troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, to rooftops for Whole Foods and Airbnb. And we provide patented energy storage systems that are safer and more efficient than...
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Why Phi? Or, What’s in a Name?

The new company name represents our desire to capture in our brand what our technology does for our customers, that is, SimpliPhi Power – your power, in conjunction with or beyond the limits of the grid. Phi (? or ?) is a Greek symbol that represents the Golden Ratio, an immutable law of mathematics used to analyze relationships and proportion between component parts and the whole, both in nature and the mechanical world. When adhered to, these golden ratios...
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To Our Customers, Partners, Investors, Shareholders and Friends of OES

In order to more effectively position our technology for what we anticipate will be a dynamic new phase of market opportunity and growth, we are very excited to announce the renaming of our company and the rebranding of our product lines. OES is now SimpliPhi Power. Since 2010, we have been focused on developing high performance power storage solutions for residential and commercial installations, as well as robust mobile plug-and-play systems as early as 2002. The years we dedicated to...
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