PowerSecure says it has garnered $20 million of new business, including about $7 million of new turnkey distributed generation (DG) business, nearly $7 million of additional utility infrastructure (UI) business and $6 million in new energy efficiency sales. An investor relations spokesman for PowerSecure said the new business has mostly ... Read more »
PowerSecure says it was called on by utilities 171 times during January 2014 to take a total of 1,283 MW off the grid and onto generator power to insure the reliable supply of electricity during the extreme cold. This represents a 99 percent increase in activity compared to the number ... Read more »
PowerSecure International has designed and installed solar and distributed generation systems for Sandy Grove Middle School in Lumber Bridge, NC, which opened for the 2013-2014 school year as one of the nation’s first net positive energy schools. The LEED platinum certified school will utilize a 589 kW DC solar photovoltaic ... Read more »
When it comes to the electric grid, resilience is not reliability, Forbes reports. In his article for the magazine, William Pentland, a senior director of market development at ClearEdge Power, a micro-CHP fuel cell manufacturer based outside of Portland, Ore., writes that reliability refers to the grid’s ability to provide electricity during so-called “blue-sky,” or normal operations. Resilience, on the ...
PowerSecure International, a provider of technologies to electric utilities and their commercial customers, reports that its end-to-end standby power solution offers a higher degree of reliability than many standby systems that serve the nuclear power industry.