Orange Button and the Solar Data Ecosystem at SPI

Orange Button and the Solar Data Ecosystem at SPI

The Orange Button data exchange standard is designed to reduce solar soft costs associated with finance, system design, and operational setup. Enabling the smooth flow of information between project developers, contractors, vendors, financiers, and other stakeholders,...

Orange Button – August, 2019 Update

The Orange Button workgroup has released a new version of the Solar Taxonomy, version 2019-07-31. This new release is available here, on GitHub: https://github.com/SunSpecOrangeButton/solar-taxonomy Full release notes are available under the ‘releases’ section. In...

Currents Podcast: The Orange Button Standard

Jon Previtali from Wells Fargo and Tom Tansy from the Sunspec Alliance join Todd Alexander, host of Currents Podcast, to discuss the Orange Button data standard, explaining what it is and why the solar industry is in need of a data standard. We discuss how the...

Experts Only Podcast: Orange Button

Listen to Clean Capital’s Mark Garrett speak with Charlie Isaacs, Chief Technology Officer of Salesforce in this podcast about technology in solar finance, particularly Orange Button. Listen to the Podcast

Drive Down Solar Soft Costs with Data Standards

The Orange Button Initiative wants to significantly reduce the cost of your solar install For full article, visit Solar r.e.view by Solar r.e.view  | Illustration by Tom Miller Solar soft costs are most often associated with project-related activities like permitting,...

kWh Analytics releases Orange Button Translate software

Read on kWh Analytics Website By Kelly Pickerel | September 19, 2018 kWh Analytics today announced the release of Orange Button Translate, the first piece of software designed exclusively to support the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office’s...

111: Gridvolution, Tom Tansy Of SunSpec Alliance

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE Welcome to Episode 111 of SunCast, Solar Warrior! Tom Tansy is Chairman of the SunSpec Alliance where he leads the distributed energy industry’s efforts to establish data and communication standards that enable seamless integration of...