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  • National Grid

    Here with you. Here for you. At National Grid we are committed to delivering safe and reliable energy to the customers and communities we serve.

    We are one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world - covering Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island and the UK.

    We are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society—delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future. Every day we work with stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions.

    We are proud of the contributions our work and our people make to the prosperity and wellbeing of our customers, communities and investors.

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  • Sungrow Power Supply Company

    Sungrow is a world-class technology provider, specializing in PV inverters and energy storage equipment for residential, commercial, and utility-scale PV power plant systems. Founded in 1997, Sungrow is a customer-oriented and innovation-led organization focusing on renewable power generation. For over 20 years, Sungrow has spearheaded innovation in the PV inverter industry with its consistent focus on R&D. This focus on R&D has kept Sungrow’s broad product lineup as the preeminent choice in the ever-evolving solar industry.

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  • Fluence

    Siemens and AES have joined forces to form Fluence, a new energy storage technology and services company that combines the expertise, vision, and financial backing of the two most experienced icons in energy storage.  Fluence will deliver proven, fully-integrated energy storage solutions, tailored to fit the individual customer’s needs, and built upon a decade

    of real-world operational experience. Fluence will both deliver the Advancion® and SIESTORAGE energy storage platforms and continue to develop new storage solutions and services, reaching customers in more than 160 countries.
  • NEC Energy Solutions

    NEC Energy Solutions, Advanced Grid Energy Storage for utility scale, microgrid, commercial, industrial energy storage, grid-scale energy storage systems, high-voltage battery management systems, large-scale energy storage systems. With system integration expertise focusing on high performance, efficiency, safety and reliability, NEC Energy Solution’s products have successfully operated since 2009 and have reached over 120MW deployed on the grid worldwide.

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  • Lockheed Martin

    Lockheed Martin provides safe, cost-effective, bankable, and intelligent energy storage systems for applications from behind-the-meter C&I to wholesale interconnected storage.  Our turn-key product offerings for the commercial energy storage sector utilize a range of chemistries to deliver least-cost, best-fit solutions to meet our customers’ energy storage needs.  Lockheed Martin is also developing a high-performance low-cost flow battery, based on a proprietary chemistry, that is tailored for long-duration energy storage applications.

  • NEXTracker

    Our mission at NEXTracker is to secure a brighter, cleaner future for generations to come. With that goal in mind, we design, manufacture, build, and service the world’s most advanced single-axis solar trackers for the power plants of the future, big and small. Our breakthrough technology enables you to harvest the sun more efficiently, at lower costs, and with more flexibility.

  • Powin Energy

    With a visionary investment from leading green-tech capital fund SFCE, Powin Energy set out to create dynamic energy storage solutions.  Our proprietary Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) advances Powin Energy’s mission and battles global energy inefficiencies head-on.

Other Sponsors

  • DNV GL

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

  • Green Charge Network

    Green Charge has been designing and deploying commercial energy storage since 2009, with systems installed throughout the United States. Part of ENGIE, the largest independent power producer in the world, Green Charge’s mission is to use energy storage to power the world efficiently and sustainably. Our team consists of top energy storage industry experts, who provide performance-based solutions to optimize the value of energy for our customers. Our ecosystem of solar, EV charging, and energy efficiency partners allows our customers to combine energy storage and renewables easily and economically. Delivering all these capabilities with the least possible risk is the Green Charge Power Efficiency Agreement—a shared-savings model that puts the power of energy storage in customers’ hands with no capital outlay. Visit www.greencharge.net for more information.

  • Black & Veatch

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    Black & Veatch is a leading global engineering, consulting and construction company with the mission of Building a World of Difference®.  As the presence of renewable energy increases on the grid, energy storage is becoming a key tool for utility grid management.  Additionally, large power consumers are learning its role in demand charge management.  Our expertise in power generation, power delivery, microgrids and renewable energy integration gives us insight into the most effective energy storage integration methods.

  • CSA Group

    CSA Group is a leading standards development organization in North America and globally, conducting research and developing standards for a broad range of technologies and functional areas. CSA Group is also a global provider of testing, inspection and certification services for products in many market sectors, and a leader in safety and environmental certification for Canada and the U.S. The CSA mark appears on billions of products worldwide.

    CSA Group's state-of-the-art testing facilities are equipped to test and certify cell and battery packs/modules, stationary energy storage systems and electric transportation batteries to both North American and international energy storage standards. CSA Group technical committees work with other international standards development organizations, including IEC, to develop harmonized standards for batteries and related technologies that better meet the needs of an increasingly global market. Local experts can provide in-country testing and develop a testing & certification program to meet your needs.

  • Johnson Controls

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    Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial and technology leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. With core business in the building and energy storage industries, our diverse portfolio of businesses includes energy and operational efficiency solutions for buildings; lead-acid automotive, advanced hybrid and electric vehicle batteries; and distributed energy storage solutions. We anticipate, innovate and exceed expectations to help our customers, employees and communities enjoy a better world. Learn more at www.johnsoncontrols.com or @johnsoncontrols.