25 Oct '13, 3pm

Solar PV + Storage = The Next Big Thing

CHICAGO -- The recent announcement by Standard Solar and Solar Grid Storage of the completion of one of the first commercial-scale microgrids couldn’t have come at a more appropriate time. It was just one year ago this week that Hurricane Sandy struck, wreaking havoc across 24 states and leaving widespread power outages in her wake — an occurrence that Standard Solar CEO Tony Clifford cites as one of the reasons why microgrids are dominating discussion among solar industry experts today. Tom Leyden, CEO of Solar Grid Storage, emphasized the crucial need for microgrid storage in the event of such natural disasters, pointing out that solar power’s grid connectivity requirements have made it just as vulnerable as traditional electricity. The answer, according to Leyden, is combining solar PV and storage. “When you add storage to PV,” Leyden said, “you’re able to keep that PV ...

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