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By Tracy Fosterling
on 3/12/2019
  • artificial intelligence
  • energy storage
  • energy storage services
Energy Toolbase now includes Stem, Inc. , the world leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven energy storage services. This addition gives project developers who use Energy Toolbase the opportunity to design and deploy solar + storage solutions based on Stem's industry-leading energy storage controls. With this integration, distributed energy providers can ... read more...
By Tracy Fosterling Julia Krivchenkova
on 2/15/2019
  • custom rates
  • Solar Sales Software
  • utility rates
Utility rate structures are one of the biggest factors when analyzing the economics behind solar and energy storage projects. Not all your customers are going to be on the same rate structure. The variances between two customers could be a small as a adding a charge or your customer has ... read more...
By Adam Gerza
on 2/6/2019
  • advanced microgrid solutions
  • energy storage
  • energy storage design
Energy Toolbase adds AMS to its offering, providing a unique solution for developers to design and deploy distributed energy resources with Energy Toolbase's software-as-a-service for design, and AMS's AI platform for operations. This effort enables distributed energy developers to run energy storage simulations and financial analyses on Energy Toolbase, based on the use of AMS's energy market software read more...
By Tracy Fosterling, Erin Christensen
on 1/24/2019
  • southern california edison
  • TOU rates
  • utility rates
Timing NEW TOU periods (Summer/Winter) Commercial Grandfathering Small Commercial Rates Medium & Large Commercial Rates read more...
By Tracy Fosterling, Erin Christensen
on 1/16/2019
  • southern california edison
  • TOU rates
  • utility rates
Like the other three big IOU's (Pacific Gas & Electric and San Diego Gas & Electric) Southern California Edison is in the process of rolling out new rates for its commercial, residential and agriculture customers. These new rates mean some big changes for solar and energy storage projects in that ... read more...