Distributed Energy Resources



Distributed Energy Resources

Standards & Specifications


Distributed Energy Resources


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VetJobs Celebrates Military and Veterans With Salute to Industry Initiative

The Salute to Industry Initiative is Leading Military and Veterans into High Demand, High Growth Job Opportunities   Salute to Industry puts a...

New 700 Series Model Definitions for IEEE 1547 Near Approval

SunSpec Modbus is an open standard that enables interoperability amongst DER system components. Referenced in IEEE 1547-2018, the SunSpec Modbus...

All New SunSpec SVP Dashboard is Now Available!

The all new SunSpec System Validation Platform (SVP) Dashboard is now available! As a Windows application that provides interrogation, inspection,...

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SunSpec Alliance

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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SunSpec Alliance 2020 Annual Member Meeting

SunSpec Alliance 2020 Annual Member Meeting Date: December 8th and 9th, 2020 Time: See Schedule for Details Join us on December 8th and 9th for the SunSpec Alliance 2020 Annual Member Meeting! This event is FREE to Members of the SunSpec Alliance. Contact...

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Reuters PV Operations and Financial Strategies Conference

Date: November 12-13, 2020 Solar PV Energy is a well-developed sector, and continues to be the fastest growing source of renewable energy within the US. The future is about pushing Solar PV even further to reach its full potential to being America's #1 source of...

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Solar PV Digitalization Forum

About this Event Solar PV Digitalization Forum | 10th -11th December 2020 Virtual Event | Time Zone - CET As the solar industry continue to lower down the cost of operations and maintenance, digitalization and data analytics plays a vital role to achieve further cost...

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Standardization: The sign of a maturing solar industry

Original Article Published by PV Magazine By Tom Tansy The model of industry-wide standardization is one that the solar industry should look to achieve. A set of reliable rapid-shutdown standards will provide installers with the same level of choice and simplicity...

SunSpec Alliance Joins Energy Web, Announces Strategic Partnership

Original Article Published by Medium. San Jose, Calif. and Zug, Switzerland — 18 August 2020 — SunSpec Alliance (SunSpec) has joined as a member of Energy Web. Today the two organizations also jointly announced a strategic partnership to co-develop digital standards,...

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