Posts Tagged: agriculture
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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April 17, 2018
Church Brothers Discuss Clean Power Station, Partnership with Concentric Power | April 2018

Our Clean Power Station, built in partnership with Concentric Power, is an exclusive approach that provides a clean energy solution with natural gas cogeneration. The first-of-its-kind technology helps us create less emissions, gain energy independence, and re-engineer how we produce cold air and water for our salad processing[...]

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February 12, 2018
Concentric to Offer $100M in Cogeneration and Microgrid Project Finance | February 2018

California-based Concentric Power has launched a $100 million program to finance cogeneration and microgrid projects, primarily for commercial and industrial companies. With roots in the U.S. food and agricultural industries, the company plans to leverage the new finance program to dive deeper into its core sector as well[...]

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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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August 9, 2017
High-power startup | August 9, 2017

Concentric Power has a unique approach for on-farm power. By Willie Vogt First thought when you mention a California startup company with a technical bent is a new iPad app. Or maybe something hot and heavy for social media users would be expected. Concentric Power is neither of those,[...]

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Church Brothers Farms Debuts Clean Power Station | June 30, 2017

By Jessica Donnel, AndNowUKnow.com Church Brothers Farms is doubling down on its commitment to being a leader in AgTech with the unveiling of a first-of-its-kind technology clean energy solution this week. The company debuted its Clean Power Station, a cogeneration system, during the 2017 Forbes AgTech Summit field tour[...]

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