Read MoreSolar + Storage Investment Tax Credit (ITC) Step-DownThis is the last year to take advantage of the full 30% federal investment tax credit for solar and energy storage systems.Read MorePleasant SurprisesIn the early years of our company, I derived immense satisfaction from the fact that I knew exactly where all our products and were being deployed.Read MoreThe Puerto Rico/SimpliPhi Power Nexus: Questions for Catherine Von BurgCatherine's in Puerto Rico for the Clinton Global Initiative conference w/SimpliPhi’s Troy Daniels, who's training installers on building resilience w/PHI b...Read MoreUnderstand the Pros and Cons of Software and Communications DecisionsWhen a power storage installation’s management is dependent on being managed via a network, what happens when the network ceases to function?Read MoreDesign a Battery Bank to Grow with Your CustomersThe ability to deliver energy storage solutions that can scale and expand in sync with an end customer’s needs is an important installation selling point.Read MoreDemand Charge Management Tips for the Commercial, Industrial SegmentEnergy storage can provide a significant ROI when it comes to utility bill savings. This article will tell you how.Read MoreTemperature Considerations in Battery SelectionDiversification in deployments means a deeper understanding of temperature-related performance and safety issues tied to battery selection is required.Read MoreAC vs. DC Coupling: Which is Best for Your Application and Why?Both approaches have their merits, and the optimal approach depends entirely upon the application. This article will help you decide.Read MoreHere’s a Crash Course in Battery System SizingThe most efficient way to size a battery bank is to determine the electrical loads and load requirements for both power and energy.Read MoreThe Value Proposition of Energy Storage Without SolarBatteries optimize any power generation source: solar, wind, grid power, generators, by storing reserves, lowering energy costs, creating energy security.Read MoreSolar + Storage Inverter Selection: Inverter Stacking vs. High Voltage InvertersAt what point does it make sense to jump from a multi-inverter stack of 48V inverters to a higher voltage inverter option?Read MoreKnow Your Battery Specs: Nameplate Capacity (10 kWh) vs. Usable Capacity (7 kWh)A common misconception is lead acid costs less than lithium iron phosphate. It takes 2-4x more lead acid to equal the capacity of far fewer LFP batteries.