Today’s Solutions: June 19, 2024

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A giant virtual power plant is coming to California to avoid blackouts

As energy blackouts become more common in California, a German energy company called Sonnen believes virtual power plants (VPPs) can solve the issue. Rather than rely on utility companies, virtual power plants involve connected sets of solar panels and batteries that produce and store energy Read More...

The US electric grid is creaky

The US electric grid is creaky. Virtual power plants could help fix it

A German energy storage company by the name of Sonnen is on a mission to prove that the virtual power plant (VPP) could solve major energy problems in the US. To those of you who might be asking what a VPP is, it’s basically an array of connected solar roofs and batteries that uses renewable Read More...