Distributed Energy Resources



Distributed Energy Resources

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Distributed Energy Resources


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SunSpec Offers Response to CALSSA Letter About IEEE 1547-2018 Compliance Date

In a recent letter to the CPUC Energy Division by Brad Heavner, Policy Director for California Solar + Storage Association (CALSSA), the...

SunSpec Alliance update on work to simplify rapid shutdown signaling systems

Original Article Published by Solar Builder Magazine In a few short years, the industry’s concept of a Distributed Energy Resource (DER) has morphed...

Four SunSpec Specifications Now in Countdown to APPROVAL

We're excited to announce that four SunSpec specifications have entered the final countdown of moving from TEST to APPROVED status. During this...

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The SunSpec Alliance is an alliance of over 100 solar and storage distributed energy industry participants, together pursuing information standards to enable “plug & play” system interoperability. SunSpec standards address operational aspects of solar PV power and energy storage plants on the smart grid—including residential, commercial, and utility-scale systems—thus reducing cost, promoting technology innovation, and accelerating industry growth.

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IEEE 2030.5 Ecosystem Steering Committee: 2021 Launch Event

IEEE 2030.5 Ecosystem Steering Committee: 2021 Launch Event Date: April 15, 2021 Time: 3pm-4pm PDT About the Event: Join the SunSpec Alliance for the public launch of the IEEE 2030.5 Ecosystem Steering Committee. During this event, we will discuss the purpose of the...

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