DURHAM, N.C., June 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — When a worldwide bottling firm in Puerto Rico wanted long-term dependable, resilient energy to maintain up with demand and competitors, they turned to FlexGen, a number one power storage software program firm, and Martin Energy, a distributed era belongings agency. Puerto Rico’s energy market has notoriously excessive charges and common energy interruptions, so FlexGen and Martin Vitality Group went to work to design and set up a system to “harden the grid,” or make the system extra strong.
“The corporate was experiencing energy high quality points that have been bringing their operations to a standstill regularly,” says Kelcy Pegler, FlexGen CEO. “To mitigate the adverse results of the ability provide coming from the grid, the plant determined so as to add resilient on-site energy era and energy high quality tools to enhance their operations.”
Shoring up the grid
The system consists of Martin Vitality engines and FlexGen power storage techniques. This mix supplies each long-term resilient energy and the flexibility to treatment energy high quality points with fast-acting power storage. When a disturbance from the grid occurs on the bottling plant, FlexGen’s proprietary HybridOSTM software program platform instantaneously triggers the power storage system to ship energy to clean out the interruption, and hold the engines operating with out interruption.
The ability system has been commissioned, absolutely examined towards the challenges it’ll face in every day operation, and is now delivering clear, dependable power to the ability.
Thus far, FlexGen’s HybridOS software program has been confirmed on greater than 290 MW and 171MWh of power storage initiatives, with greater than 280,000 hours of run time.
About FlexGen HybridOSTM
FlexGen HybridOS is the main power storage software program ecosystem that hosts a collection of software program purposes which embody FlexGen DigitalTwin, PowerCloud, Fleet Supervisor, Website Controller, and FlexPack Controller. The FlexGen HybridOS suite creates a differentiated buyer worth by enabling a number of income streams and buying and selling alternatives for storage belongings. With real-time communication and over-the-air updates, FlexGen HybridOS software program has 99.7% uptime and over 300,000 hours of confirmed run time.
FlexGen is the second-largest U.S. power storage expertise firm and first in Texas with an 80% market share. Leveraging its best-in-class power administration software program and energy electronics, FlexGen delivers utility-scale storage initiatives built-in with conventional and renewable energy era globally. Our clients and companions embody probably the most technically and commercially demanding builders, utilities, authorities businesses and industrial corporations on the earth. For extra info, go to www.flexgen.com.
About Martin Vitality Group
Martin Vitality Group, LLC develops, owns, operates and supplies distributed era belongings and techniques in North America since 1976. The Firm designs, engineers and packages electrical mills, co-generation techniques and related tools and operates and maintains an entire vary of energy generator options. The Firm additionally sells electrical energy and thermal power to a spread of economic and industrial clients resembling manufacturing amenities, hospitals, resorts, meals processing, supermarkets, and others by way of long-term offtake agreements at zero capital value to the shopper. The Firm relies in North America with branches throughout the globe. For extra info, please go to www.martinenergygroup.com.
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