Nuance Energy Nets Investment From Tabuchi Electric

  • 26 June
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June 26, 2017 - California-based Nuance Energy, manufacturer of the Osprey PowerPlatform racking system and a developer of distributed ground-mount solar projects, has received a $3 million investment from Tabuchi Electric Co., a Japan-based manufacturer of inverters and solar+storage systems.

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The era of solar + storage is here, but needs innovative financing to grow

  • 23 January
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Innovative financing options like the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) have catalyzed record growth in the residential solar sector. But new regulations and rate structures are slowing residential solar adoption in areas where solar production is high. The reliable payback offered by net metering is giving way to an uncertain regulatory future in many states, making the promise of self-consumption...

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Tabuchi’s solar-plus-storage system can ‘adapt’ to changing policy landscapes

  • 26 October
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A company offering solar-plus-storage systems for the residential market has introduced a set of controls that allow consumers in the US to adapt to utility rates and legislative changes with the flick of a switch.

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Tabuchi’s home energy storage can ‘adapt’ to changing policy landscapes

  • 26 October
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A company offering solar-plus-storage systems for the residential market has introduced a set of controls that allow consumers in the US to adapt to utility rates and legislative changes with the flick of a switch.

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Energy Storage Financing Is Coming Into Its Own

  • 04 October
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The key to reaching mainstream audiences, then, is to offer financing at a reasonable rate along with the product. Such programs have long been available for cars and houses. They have become mainstream for rooftop solar installations, thanks to services like Mosaic that offer zero-money-down financing online in a matter of minutes. Until very recently, storage didn't have a similar...

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米国で住宅用蓄電システムが採算ベースに田淵電機、ハワイやアリゾナで本格発売開始

  • 29 September
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An Industry in Flux: Energy Storage Transitions to New Markets and New Applications in the US

  • 20 September
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Last year was a big one for storage, with Q4 2015 alone logging more total megawatts deployed than 2013 and 2014 combined. This growth drew increased attention from investors, regulators, consumers, and system operators. And in 2016, battery storage has expanded its foothold beyond its historically favorable markets, capitalizing on improved economics and a renewed focus on reliability. GTM...

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What Were Solar Pros Thinking During The SPI Show?

  • 14 September
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Solar trade shows offer much more than business networking, technology demos, free pens and, of course, complimentary booze. They provide a great opportunity to pick the brains of industry stakeholders and help gauge the condition of the sector, overall. With that in mind, I visited myriad booths and set up a bunch of meetings at the 2016 Solar Power International show, hosted this week in sunny...

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Tabuchi America Joins Electric & Gas Industries Association to Launch ¨Solar Plus Storage¨ Loan Program

  • 14 September
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Selling homeowners on the idea of installing battery-based energy storage systems (BESS) wasn’t high up on the agenda for company executives aiming to gain an early lead in the nascent market. That was until Tesla CEO Elon Musk made a media splash with the introduction of the Powerwall and Powerpack lithium-ion BESS on April 30, 2015.

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Solar Power International 2016: Opening day

  • 12 September
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Solar Power International 2016, one of the largest trade shows serving the solar industry, takes place 12 to 15 September in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Opening General Session took place last evening with a welcome from Interim President of SEIA, Tom Kimbis, and President & CEO of the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA), Julia Hamm.

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