Entries by Ross Martinez

Powering an Electric Bus Fleet: Overcoming Challenges and Tapping Opportunities

February 7, 2020 Like pioneering fleet managers around the world, executives at California’s transit authorities and school districts are exploring alternatives to internal-combustion engines. The benefits to bus riders and their communities are undeniable. Electric buses are much quieter than their diesel predecessors, cheaper to maintain, and they don’t leave behind the black clouds that […]

ENGIE North America Acquires Massachusetts Portfolio of Community Solar-Plus-Storage Projects

Four Projects Totaling 25 MW of Solar and 22 MWh of GridSynergy Energy Storage to Participate in SMART Program and ISO-NE Wholesale Markets Salt Lake City – September 23, 2019 – ENGIE North America today announced it has acquired a four-project Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program portfolio comprising 25 megawatts of solar capacity and […]

ENGIE Storage and Downey Unified School District Announce Installation of 3.5 MW of GridSynergy Energy Storage at Seven Campus Locations

Santa Clara, CA – August 8, 2019 – ENGIE Storage and Downey Unified School District [Downey, Calif.] today announced the installation and deployment of 3.5 MW/ 7 MWh of battery energy storage systems that ENGIE Storage will operate using its GridSynergy® software at seven school sites throughout the district. Downey Unified’s use of the battery […]

ENGIE Storage Unveils New Wholesale Market Participation Offering in ISO-New England

Improves Returns, Reduces Risk, and Enhances Bankability for Solar + Storage Projects Boston, MA – July 30, 2019 – ENGIE Storage today unveiled a new, highly-integrated supply and services offering for developers of in-front-of-the-meter (IFOM) solar and energy storage projects in New England and emerging markets. Comprising energy storage system design support, supply, operations, performance […]

ENGIE Storage Announces 19 MW/38 MWh Community Solar and Energy Storage Project Portfolio under the Massachusetts SMART Program

Portfolio to participate in ISO-NE Wholesale Markets Boston, MA – July 30, 2019 – ENGIE Storage today announced it will supply and operate a 19 MW/38 MWh portfolio of six energy storage sites that will contribute to the Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target Program and participate in ISO-New England wholesale markets. The combined solar and storage […]