Deployments

Chilean Homeowner Turns to SimpliPhi for Power Security

Grid reliability in Chile faces regular threats from earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, fires and even snow storms. To protect themselves from these grid failures while also reducing utility bills, many home and business owners turn to grid-tied solar systems. However, though Law 20,571 allows the sale of surplus generation back to the utility, the surplus is only valued at 60 percent of the purchase rate. For that reason, energy storage that allows home and business owners to store the...
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SimpliPhi Eliminates the Challenges of Building Microgrids in Remote Tropical Locations

ethnos360 (New Tribes Mission) was founded in 1942 to provide missionary services around the world. Much of their work is completed in remote parts of the world with no access to power. Offgrid Tech is a ministry of ethnos360 that provides technical help with the physical requirements of working overseas in remote locations for long periods of time. Offgrid Tech designs the power, water and other systems that will meet missionaries’ basic needs while living in remote locations. In the...
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Trailer-Mounted Power Systems For Combat Operations

As the U.S. military continues to engage in enduring and expeditionary conflicts in remote and austere regions of the world, there has been a concerted effort to solve the challenges associated with moving fuel and supplying reliable, secure power for today’s military power-intensive military equipment. Moving fuel to the front lines is incredibly costly -- in both financial terms and in lives. For example, by the end of 2010, the Defense Logistics Agency was moving 40 million gallons of...
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Reliable Power for New Zealand Grid Edge Farms and Homes

In rural New Zealand, electricity distributor Powerco deployed Base Power off-grid renewable energy units to both supplement grid power for some customers and provide a complete alternative to grid electricity supply for other customers. To ensure reliable power delivery throughout its entire service area, Powerco chose to deploy the Base Power distributed generation assets as a more cost effective alternative to upgrading its grid. Constructed by local contractors The Downs Group, each Base Power unit generates electricity with solar panels,...
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Bringing Energy to the Tactical Edge in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

The U.S. Army’s “Energy to the Tactical Edge” effort (E2E) kicked off in 2011 to reduce troop reliance on fuel resupply operations by curtailing use of or entirely replacing conventional diesel generators. The Forge Provides Continuous Reliable Power And Eliminates The Need For Fossil Fuels. (Image courtesy of ZeroBase) This effort was inspired not only to contain costs, with the full burdened cost of fuel including air transport, parachute drops and more estimated at $400/gallon, but more importantly to save lives....
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Sesame Solar, SimpliPhi And OutBack Deliver Lifesaving, Solar-Powered Nanogrid To Princess Margaret Hospital In Dominica

Sesame Solar, SimpliPhi & OutBack Deliver Solar-Powered Nanogrid to Dominica to restore power after Hurricane Maria.
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Prefab Modular Home Maintained Power When Grid Went Down

Beverly and Pierre moved to Ojai, CA, to build an eco-friendly home in which to spend their retirement. Pierre is an environmentalist and engineer, and Beverly is an affordable housing advocate and former property development asset manager, so they were committed to creating a sustainable living space. The couple arrived in Ojai in August and lived in a camper while their custom, prefab modular home was built in a factory in only 25 days. Then, three trucks delivered the home...
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A High Quality Energy Solution in a Small Package

Tiny home owner and advocate Vina Lustado of Sol Haus Design relies on SimpliPhi batteries to power her combined home and office in Ojai, CA. The off-grid solar+SimpliPhi storage system includes six PHI 2.6 kWh batteries providing 15.6 kWh of storage, and two Magnum Energy MS-4024PAE inverters. The system powers the home refrigerator, LED lights, a fan, laptop, air conditioning, blender and rice cooker and the office mini fridge, convection heater, desktop computer, LED lights, induction stove and plug in...
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Microgrid Powers 8 Hangar Bays at Kalaeloa Airport

Kalaeloa Airport on Oahu is used by the U.S. Coast Guard, Hawaii Community College Flight Program, Hawaii National Guard and the general aviation community. The airport has recently undergone a number of major improvements, including a new airfield lighting system, runway paving, and the addition of new emergency power systems, fire fighting and communication equipment. To supply power to the airport’s eight hangar bays for small private aircraft, the airport installed a SimpliPhi + Solar microgrid. The 46.08 kW system...
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Mississippi School Kids Are Empowered to Learn

The Jackson Public School system in Mississippi serves 26,000 students at 7 high school, 12 middle school, 37 elementary school, and 2 special school sites. The schools IT network is organized as a hub and spoke — with some schools receiving network connectivity via another school. This approach reduces the essential IT infrastructure required to maintain IT function. However if one school loses power, there is a risk that as many as eight other schools could also lose connectivity as...
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