businesswire | June 02, 2023
Aurora Solar, the leading cloud-based platform for solar sales and design, announced its expansion into Germany to empower solar organizations to streamline operations and accelerate growth. Aurora sees significant opportunity to support the growing number of German solar installers who are in need of digital solutions and automation. The company incorporated in Frankfurt with dedicated Sales, Marketing, Customer Support teams to establish and scale operations in Germany and the DACH region. Powering upwards of 100,000 solar projects every week, top U.S. solar organizations — including 90 percent of the top 100 U.S. residential solar installers — count on Aurora to accelerate solar sales cycles using the power of technology and automation.
“Aurora enables solar businesses to create highly accurate residential solar designs without having to visit the site, ultimately accelerating the sales process and empowering installers to scale operations. With demand for solar growing in Europe, we are confident our German expansion will help further our mission to create a future of solar for all,” said Christopher Hopper, co-founder and CEO. “This launch is incredibly exciting for our team; our platform will help advance the adoption of renewable energy in Germany.”
Expanding Market Leadership to Europe
Building on an already strong foundation, Aurora Solar is proud to:
Support over 7,000 of the solar industry's most successful organizations to help tackle climate change;
Leverage its powerful software alongside its customers to avoid over 60 million tons of CO2 since inception; and,
Be recognized on the 2022 Deloitte Fast 500 as well as the 2022 Forbes AI 50, and listed as one of the 2022 Best Remote Companies to Work For by Built In.
About Aurora Solar
Headquartered in San Francisco, California, Aurora Solar, a software development company dedicated to the solar energy industry, provides services for solar PV design, cloud computing, enterprise SaaS, solar sales, solar design customizations, solar PV performance modeling, solar software, solar engineering, solar financial analysis, and solar project design automation. Its cloud-based software has transformed solar design, sales and delivery operations since 2013. It offers an entirely accurate customizable design for every customer, with only an address and electric bill requirement. With its dedication and innovation, it is making solar energy accessible to everyone worldwide.
businesswire | June 09, 2023
Tigo Energy, Inc. a leading provider of intelligent solar and energy storage solutions, today announced the release of the Tigo EI (Energy Intelligence) Residential Solar Solution for the German market at the 2023 Intersolar Europe exhibition. The Tigo EI Residential Solar Solution includes a storage-ready inverter, a modular battery system, and everything else required for fast, flexible, and dependable solar and solar-plus-storage installations. Tigo representatives will showcase the Company’s comprehensive range of solar hardware and software solutions at Intersolar Europe from June 14 to 16, 2023, at the Messe München in Munich, Germany.
The Tigo EI Residential Solar Solution for the European market consists of Tigo TS4 Flex MLPE products, a line of single-phase and three-phase storage-ready inverters, modular DC-coupled energy storage components, and the Tigo EI Link, the communications hub and central connection point for all grid, inverter, PV, and battery connections. With commissioning times of typically less than 10 minutes, installers can quickly activate the system, and through module-level monitoring, energy data from the EI Residential Solar Solution is processed by Tigo Energy Intelligence software, installers can monitor and manage their fleet of customer systems with a few mouse clicks. Tigo customers in the EU also benefit from industry-leading warranties and a skilled, multilingual support team to ensure that installers are never on their own with Tigo products.
“I am delighted with the ease and simplicity of installing the Tigo EI Residential Solution and how seamlessly it could be integrated with the existing electrical infrastructure at my customer’s home,” said Klaus Besiers, CEO at Elektrobau Meffert GmbH. “The installation and commissioning processes are truly user-friendly, it’s a hassle-free experience for the installer, and I am proud to be able to provide my customers a solar-plus-storage option that is reliable and efficient, meets their needs, and exceeds their expectations. As such, Tigo EI Residential is actually easy and unique, and I make that claim confidently after completing an installation of this system.”
Klaus Besiers, of Elektrobau Meffert GmbH, recently completed the first Tigo EI Residential pilot installation in Germany. To learn more about Mr. Besiers’ installation process and documentation of the experience, please view the Tigo case study here.
“Our EI Residential Solution represents a paradigm shift in the solar market landscape because the system creates a scenario in which technology products no longer constrain the design or installation processes but rather simplify and expedite them,” said Mirko Bindi, Senior VP Sales EMEA & MD Europe at Tigo Energy. “Furthermore, when the remarkable efficiency of Tigo TS4 optimizers is combined with the extensive data analytics provided by the Tigo Energy Intelligence platform, installers can realize substantial cost savings for the operations and maintenance phase of the systems deployed in their customer fleets, and homeowners enjoy faster ROI.”
At Intersolar Europe, Tigo will provide an extensive series of technical training sessions hosted by the Company’s technology experts, including sessions on Tigo Reclaimed Energy, an exclusive monitoring feature that quantifies the energy recovered through optimization. A detailed schedule of events can be found on the Tigo event page for Intersolar Europe.
The benefits of the Tigo TS4 family of Flex MLPE products, the Tigo EI Residential Solar Solution, and the Tigo Energy Intelligence monitoring software will be on display at the Tigo Energy booth at Intersolar Europe (Messe München, Germany) in Pav. B4, Booth Nr 171, from June 14 to 16, 2023. To view a list of partners showcasing Tigo solutions or schedule an appointment with a Tigo representative ahead of time, please visit the Tigo scheduling page here.
About Tigo Energy, Inc.
Founded in 2007, Tigo Energy, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of smart hardware and software solutions that enhance safety, increase energy yield, and lower operating costs of residential, commercial, and utility-scale solar systems. Tigo combines its Flex MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics) and solar optimizer technology with intelligent, cloud-based software capabilities for advanced energy monitoring and control. Tigo MLPE products maximize performance, enable real-time energy monitoring, and provide code-required rapid shutdown at the module level. The company also develops and manufactures products such as inverters and battery storage systems for the residential solar-plus-storage market.
businesswire | June 06, 2023
Windvision a prominent European renewable energy companies with operations in Belgium, France and Spain, has changed its name to Renner Energies. This new name reflects the Company’s growing expertise and successful diversification into solar and battery solutions following the acquisitions of Terre & Watts Développement and Vortex Energy Belgium by Windvision in 2021.
Renner Energies aims to expand the power of renewable energy for present and future generations. Since 2002, the Company has established a strong track record of financing, building and operating renewable energy projects that actively contribute to the energy transition.
In conjunction with the new name, Renner Energies has launched a revamped website providing information about the Company’s mission and activities in wind and solar power, as well as batteries. The website also details the projects developed by Renner Energies.
"We are proud to unveil our new name, which reflects Renner Energies’ continued ambition to pioneer access to renewable energies in Europe,” said Zoltan Bognar, Chief Executive Officer. “Building on our long-standing expertise in wind power, we have steadily increased our knowledge in solar power and energy storage solutions over the years, across key markets.”
From project design to construction, operation and maintenance, Renner Energies provides an integrated offering across the full value chain of renewable energy, in close collaboration with all key stakeholders.
“While our name changes, our goal remains the same: the creation of useful, sustainable and fair projects that drive value for all parties involved,” Zoltan Bognar added. “For all our projects, whether in Belgium, France or Spain, we continue to work closely with local citizens, municipalities and associations, as we have done for over 20 years. This allows us to develop solutions that are truly tailored to local needs.” Bottom of Form
Renner Energies supports over 80 renewable energy projects in operation and development, which represent a total capacity of 2.5 GW, the equivalent of the annual electricity needs of more than 965,000 households1.
As part of its ongoing expansion and growth strategy, Renner Energies is actively seeking for co-development partners as well as additional talent to join its team of experts, located in 7 offices and 3 countries.
1 With as reference an average electricity consumption per European household of 3,500 kWh / year.
About Renner Energies
At Renner Energies (formerly Windvision), our mission is to expand the power of renewable energy for present and future generations.
Since 2002, our teams of experts have been working closely with local and national stakeholders - citizens, communities, associations, and institutions - to develop, finance, build and operate projects that actively contribute to the energy transition and a low-carbon future.
In Belgium, France and Spain, our experts manage innovative and ambitious projects from design to operation. We strive to develop wind, solar and battery plants tailored to the local environment by working in close collaboration with all parties involved and maintaining constant and transparent communication at any time.