As customer acquisition costs rise, solar developers are being forced to innovate – both in the software programs they use, and also in the processes and techniques they employ.
Optimizing a residential PV system is much more complex than simply optimizing the modules. While module level power electronics can be an important part of maximizing lifetime system profitability, there are many other dimensions to consider. Roof layout, shading, code requirements, interconnection mandates and storage are just a few of the important variables to carefully dissect.
This session will discuss how municipal, district, institutional, commercial campus or large buildings can benefit from a “Microgrid-as-a-Service” business model approach to stabilize their long-term energy costs and upgrade critical energy infrastructure without up-front capital.
Many leading power utilities are harnessing the latest wireless technologies that have the ability to communicate with new and legacy equipment to intelligently connect, manage and secure critical infrastructure in real-time from a centralized location.