AgTech
Shared Energy Resources | Aug 2018

DISTRIBUTED ENERGY MAGAZINE From the July-August 2018 issue |Forester Network Shared Energy Resources Innovation is driving the future of microgrids. There is a familiar backstory in electric power generation that has influenced the industry over the 40 years since the Public Utilities Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA)[...]

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June 15, 2018
Two Models, Two Outcomes for Demand Response in PJM, California | June 2018

Two different models yielded two very different outcomes for demand response in PJM territory and California recently. The results illuminate the pros and cons of how distributed energy resources are treated in both markets. In PJM’s most recent annual capacity auction, for delivery in 2021-2022, demand response was[...]

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May 4, 2018
Distributed Gas Generation: Big Power in Small(er) Packages | May 2018

The traditional electricity grid is being transformed, as more businesses look to control their costs by producing their own power. A need for reliable back- up power, the push for more resiliency in generation, and a desire for electricity in remote locations is driving distributed generation, with natural[...]

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February 26, 2018
Cogeneration Solution Serves Processing Plant Needs (podcast) | February 2018

Concentric Power, a California-based provider of high-efficiency energy modules for onsite refrigeration and electric power generation, recently launched a $100 million financing program for cogeneration and microgrid projects.... Read more Download PDF

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February 8, 2018
Concentric Power Launches Program to Finance $100 million in Cogeneration and Microgrid Projects | February 2018

Largest ag energy finance program of its kind shapes long range sustainable infrastructure for the industry CAMPBELL, CA — February 7, 2018 — Concentric Power today announced a new program to finance $100 million in cogeneration and microgrid projects over the next two years. The program provides funding[...]

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February 6, 2018
Concentric Power Expands Board and Team to Support Growth | February 2018

CAMPBELL, Calif., Feb. 6, 2018 Concentric Power, a leader in advanced power systems for ag and industrial applications, today announced the addition of four new members to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. The Concentric Board now comprises Brian Curtis (founder and CEO), Ian Copeland, Tom Church, Andrew[...]

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December 11, 2017
Concentric Power fulfilling an essential need for modern agriculture | December 2017

By Diarmaid Williams Concentric Power is a next generation provider of high-efficiency energy modules for onsite electric power generation and low temperature refrigeration. Their “power plant as a product” has led to a 25 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and energy costs for leaders in agriculture. Growing up in a rural part[...]

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October 20, 2017
Tesla wants to re-build Puerto Rico’s Power system infrastructure | October 2017

By Steve Taranovich When I first heard about Elon Musk’s statement on Twitter , that Tesla can re-build Puerto Rico’s infrastructure, I had some concerns, so I did some research and I asked an industry expert, Brian Curtis, CEO and founder of Concentric Power. First, let's take a look at what Tesla's[...]

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The Cold Chain Just Got More Efficient | September 2017

By Brian Curtis In an age of Amazon and Whole Foods mergers, it is not hard to imagine fresh foods being delivered closer and closer to home, wherever that may be. And while the “local” food moniker is getting as much or more attention than “organic” in terms[...]

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