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Pecan Street Seeks Systems Architect/Programmer

Job Opportunity Systems Architect/Programmer The Pike Powers Laboratory & Center for Commercialization seeks a systems architect/program to be part of its team developing consumer mobile applications that create high value applications for consumers through applying the consumer’s data in novel, innovative and unexpected ways. The selected candidate will work with the nation’s largest research database…

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Hinson in ei magazine: Residential Power Quality

As utilities across the country experience an increase in densities of grid-tied solar photovoltaic (PV) installation and electric vehicles (EVs), as well as shifting consumption profiles, an important question emerges: What is the impact of the modern home on overall grid control and stability? Pecan Street has an answer.

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How California is incentivizing solar to beat the peak

South-facing systems produce more solar, but west-facing panels may produce more valuable solar to the grid. By Herman K. Trabish, Utility Dive, October 13, 2014 The California Energy Commission wants to turn rooftop solar in a whole new direction. Discovering where and when west-facing rooftop solar has a value proposition as good or better than traditional south-facing…

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