Grid Scale, Solar, Storage

Platts 2005 Global Energy Awards Selects GridPoint as Finalist

[RenewableEnergyAccess.com] GridPoint Connect, an intelligent renewable energy management appliance product from GridPoint, was selected as a finalist for Most Innovative Commercial Technology of the Year in the Platts 2005 Global Energy Awards. Made for renewable energy customers, GridPoint Connect is a grid-tied battery-backup product that integrates and converts energy from solar panels into electricity that can be used immediately by the customer or stored within the product for future use. The product can determine the amount of energy used from solar panels versus the utility company as well as peak usage throughout the day. In addition to providing backup power during outages, GridPoint Connect enables users to sell excess energy back to the utility.