Sponsors

Gigawatt

  • AES Energy Storage

    With a total of 1.5 million MWh of service delivered, AES has the most comprehensive and accomplished fleet of battery-based energy storage in the world. We work with our customers to develop power solutions that are dependable, cost-competitive, and smart to meet their needs and complement existing assets. Our deployments thus far have marked a number of milestones in the industry, and many times are setting the standard in commercial development of energy storage.

  • B3

  • Beacon Power

  • BERC

  • Build Your Dreams

  • Coda

  • Duke Energy

    Duke Energy is the largest electric power holding company in the United States, supplying and delivering energy to approximately 7.2 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 57,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest, and Florida - and natural gas distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky

  • East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc.

    East Penn Manufacturing and its storage solutions subsidiary, Ecoult, deliver energy storage modules and turnkey projects for emerging markets such as solar, wind, and electrical grid storage applications. Using the breakthrough Deka® Unigy® UltraBattery® technology, meticulously manufactured by East Penn, the UltraBattery® is powerfully responsive, reliable, cost effective, safe and virtually 100% recyclable.

  • GE Power & Water, Energy Storage

    Solving the world's toughest energy challenges is one of the things GE does best. Building on a strong power generation heritage spanning more than a century, GE Power & Water manufactures and supplies Durathon battery technology modules and energy storage solutions for the telecom, on-grid, off-grid, backup power and motive power industries, helping to enable safer, efficient and more cost-effective storage. Delivering value and ingenuity to the telecommunications, power generation, grid operation and energy management industries, Durathon battery energy storage solutions will change the way the world sees battery power.  GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE Works.

  • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

    NextEra Energy, Inc. is a leading clean energy company with consolidated revenues of approximately $17.5 billion, approximately 46,300 megawatts of generating capacity, and approximately 14,300 employees in 27 states and Canada as of year-end 2015. NextEra Energy's principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company, which is one of the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun.

Megawatt

  • Bosch Energy Storage Solution

    Major challenges such as global climate change or dwindling fossil energy reserves motivate Bosch to develop sustainable solutions based on regenerative electric power. The main focus of our work at the Corporate Sector Research and Advance Engineering is on developing powerful electric energy converters for electric motors, storage technology and power electronics.

  • Dynapower Company LLC

    Dynapower is the leading global supplier of power conversion systems for energy storage systems and MicroGrids. In addition to supplying the energy storage markets top tier integrators and developers with state of the art bi-directional inverters, Dynapower supplies smart inverters and power supplies for some of the highest profile Department of Defense projects and programs to date. Dynapower provides products and services that range from 25kW distributed and community energy storage systems for commercial, industrial, and community applications to multi MW grid scale storage systems. Dynapower has just launched several new product offerings from the MPS-100, 100kW air cooled Micro Power  System TM to the 1.5 MW UL listed CPS-1.5 Compact Power System TM. Dynapower’s broad range of power conversion systems currently deployed combined with extensive integration experience across the majority of battery chemistry’s in the marketplace make Dynapower the preferred choice for energy storage integrators and developers

  • FIAMM Energy Storage Solutions S.p.A.

    FIAMM Group produces and distributes starter batteries for automotive and for industrial usage - stand-by and emergency - and is world leader in the market of warning devices. Present in sixty Countries, FIAMM operates in leading edge sectors and in recent years has focused on the energy storage systems area, with a dedicated business unit: FIAMM Energy Storage Solutions.

    The strength of FIAMM Energy Storage Solutions is SoNick, the innovative sodium nickel chloride technology (also known as “salt-battery”) that allows FIAMM to provide customized storage solutions to fulfill both On-Grid and Off-Grid Application requirements.

    Thanks to the flexibility and multiservice capabilities of the  SoNick technology, combined with its outstanding safety, long-run reliability and thermal benefits, FIAMM ESS is able to develop modular storage solutions, ranging from small residential to large storage systems that can support grid and stand-alone services. The FIAMM ESS team provides our project partners with support and expert advice to develop and tailor the most suitable solution.

  • LG Chem

    Advanced Li-Ion technology verified by world's leading OEMs and now achieving highest levels of safety, performance and reliability in grid-scale applications - supported by the strengths of a $12Bn global chemical business.

  • NEC Energy Solutions, Inc.

    NEC Energy Solutions is a leader in advanced energy storage, developing and manufacturing smart energy storage solutions for electric grid, backup power and lead‐acid replacement applications. With system integration expertise focusing on high performance, efficiency, safety and reliability, NEC Energy Solution’s products range from compact advanced industrial batteries to massive grid‐scale energy storage systems.  Its turnkey GSS® (Grid Storage Solution) products have successfully operated since 2009 and have reached over 110MW deployed on the grid worldwide.

  • S&C Electric Company

    S&C, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, is applying its 100 years of innovation to address challenges facing the world’s power grids, and is thus shaping the future of reliable electricity delivery. The mission of its 2500 employee-owners is to continually develop new solutions for electricity delivery, fostering the improved efficiency and reliability required for the intelligent grid.  S&C is a leader for grid connections and turnkey installations; having experience in working with electric utilities; wind and solar plant developers, independent system operators, and transmission service providers. S&C has unmatched knowledge of electrical system design, protection, coordination, and reactive power compensation requirements. S&C can integrate solar, wind, and other renewable-energy sources into the grid, provide energy storage, and maximize your power assets and their efficiencies. Power quality products manufactured by S&C include PureWave® UPS Systems, PureWave® DSTATCOM Distributed Static Compensator, PureWave® Storage Management System, PureWave® Community Energy Storage System, and IntelliTeam® DEM Distributed Energy Management System.

    S&C’s maintains operations around the globe in China, Mexico, Brazil, Canada and the UK.

Kilowatt

  • Navigant

    Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, international consulting firm combining deep industry expertise and integrated solutions to assist companies and their legal counsel in enhancing stakeholder value, improving operations, and addressing conflict, performance and risk related challenges. The Company focuses on industries undergoing substantial regulatory or structural change, including the energy industry. Navigant's Energy Practice includes more than 350 experts focused on issues across the entire energy value chain including energy efficiency, demand response, emerging technologies, smart grid, renewables, climate change, generation, resource procurement, transmission, markets, performance improvement, fuel sourcing, rates and regulation, as well as providing energy market research reports in the areas of clean technologies, smart grid and emerging energy-related markets.

  • Parker Hannifin - Energy Grid Tie Div.

    Parker Hannifin is an industry leading manufacturer of utility scale grid tie inverters and power conversion systems used in energy storage and renewable energy applications. The division offers global sales, manufacturing, and service.

  • Saft America, Inc.

    Saft is an acknowledged leader in the development and industrialization of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries with proven expertise that goes far beyond the manufacture of cells and battery modules to include project management and delivery of complete fully tested and qualified systems. Saft is now building on this wealth of experience to provide Li-ion energy storage systems that offer the optimum combination of performance, reliability and safety for bankable projects in energy services and renewable energy integration.

  • Siemens Industry, Inc.

    Siemens offers reliable high-performance power conversion and control solutions for energy storage systems and microgrid applications.  Siemens products and Integrated Drive Systems are fit for utility-scale and behind-the-meter implementations, serving both grid-connected and island mode applications.

    Based on SINAMICS drive technology, Siemens inverter products have been tested and proven in thousands of installations and applications worldwide, with base product features tailored to the needs of the energy storage market.

    With over 165 years of experience in the most complex engineering challenges, Siemens offers an extensive portfolio of products across the energy conversion chain and is a trusted industry partner.

  • Troutman Sanders LLP

    Troutman Sanders is a global market leader in providing comprehensive legal advice to developers, utilities, independent power producers, and financial, industrial and government clients engaged in energy-related businesses in the United States and throughout the world. Our attorneys have transactional, financing and regulatory experience in the electric power, natural gas and water and industries, including the renewable and alternative energy sector.