Article excerpt from Distributed Energy Magazine by Lyn Corum, January 16 2013. Read full article here. Schools and universities are taking command of their energy use in ways that reveal a phenomenal sophistication and innovation. School District Sells Power Into PJM Tangent Energy Servicess Web-based active management platform began managing electricity demand at Bethlehem Area School District buildings on June 1, says Mark Stein, the school districts director of facilities and operations. The school district selected Tangent after looking at several proposals, he says. Bethlehems school district in Pennsylvania educates 14,000 students in 22 school buildings. Those plus an additional three […]
By Mike Gaffneyfirstname.lastname@example.org Saugus Advertiser Posted Dec 17, 2012 @ 08:00 AM Read more: Saugus to explore feasibility of solar panels – Saugus, MA – Saugus Advertiser http://www.wickedlocal.com/saugus/news/x1926898124/Saugus-to-explore-feasibility-of-solar-panels#ixzz2FJr1mEwb Saugus — The Board of Selectmen authorized Town Manager Scott Crabtree to negotiate with a company that wants to put solar panels in town. Tangent Energy Solutions has approached the town about placing solar panels on a flat surfaces, such as the capped Main Street landfill or rooftops. Crabtree said the next step is to discuss the feasibility of partnering with the company on the initiative. At the Dec. 4 selectmen meeting Crabtree asked […]
Exerpt from The Exchange – A Yahoo! Finance Blog By Tim Sprinkle | The Exchange — Tue, Nov 13, 2012 3:47 PM EST “The renewable-energy industry has been politicized so much that I don’t think anyone can see the long-term strategy anymore,” says Dean Musser, CEO of Tangent Energy Solutions. “It’s a boom and bust cycle right now.” The problem, Musser explains, is that government incentives have created a “gold rush” mentality among many in the industry, with providers moving from state to state as credit programs are created, overbuilt and then allowed to expire. It’s a difficult model to sustain, especially for the startups that […]
KENNETT SQUARE, PA, November 14, 2012 — Tangent Energy Solutions, a next generation energy services resource for commercial and industrial companies, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 winners. Inclusion in the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing and entrenched players in green technology. Tangent was recognized primarily because of Tangent AMPâ„¢, a proprietary technology platform that integrates on-site generation assets and demand management strategies to provide commercial and industrial customers with cleaner energy, lower costs and demand management solutions that are less disruptive than traditional demand response.
PARLIN, N.J., Oct. 19, 2012 â€“ DuPont is expanding its use of solar energy with the completion of a new 8-acre, 1.3 megawatt (MW) solar array at its Parlin, N.J., manufacturing facility. The array will be operated by Tangent Energy Solutions, an energy company that specializes in developing and integrating clean generation assets into the complex energy systems of commercial and industrial companies. The installation is designed to generate approximately 1,684,170 kilowatt hours (kWh) in its first year of operation, roughly equivalent to the electrical demand of 145 average U.S. households. This brings the total solar energy generated from the 10 existing DuPont solar installations to more than 3 MW, helping further the companyâ€™s aim to reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Construction has begun on a new $7 million solar installation to supply clean energy at the office campus of Assurant Specialty Property, one of Springfield’s largest employers. Crews will install more than 6,200 solar panels on the roof at Assurant’s campus off East Leffel Lane, as well as atop 15 new solar carports in the parking area. Once completed, the 1.76 megawatt project is planned to produce more than 1.9 million kilowatt hours of solar power each year — making it the Springfield-Dayton area’s largest solar installation… read CNBC article here
RINGFIELD, Ohio, Sept. 26, 2012 â€“ Construction has begun on a new $7 million solar installation to supply clean energy at the office campus of Assurant Specialty Property, one of Springfieldâ€™s largest employers.
…Under a 20-year power purchase agreement, Assurant will purchase energy generated by the array, at a discount to retail rates. The systemâ€™s performance will be monitored and managed using Tangent AMP, a proprietary technology platform that dynamically balances the interaction between on-site generation resources, facility energy systems and the power grid to enhance customersâ€™ energy economics.
For Release Immediately Arrays at Two Facilities Will Generate Approximately 1.5 MW of Solar Energy PITTSBURGH “¦ Eaton Corporation and Tangent Energy Solutions today announced a collaboration to develop solar energy generation installations at Eatons facilities in Coraopolis and Vanport Township, Pa. The project will include a 1.3-megawatt (MW) ground mount solar array at Eatons Beaver facility and a 200-kilowatt (kW) rooftop array in Coraopolis. The array constructed at Eatons Vanport Township facility on Georgetown Lane will be the largest solar installation in western Pennsylvania to date. Solar power will contribute about 25 percent of the electricity used by […]
By Jenny Wagner email@example.com VANPORT TWP. — As you drive through Beaver County, the sight of rusted steel frame buildings and abandoned brownfield sites are reminders of a once-thriving industrial past. Soon, however, those who pass by Eaton Corp. on Georgetown Lane in Vanport Township will get a glimpse of the areas bright future in the renewable energy industry. On Monday, the company will begin a project to install what will be the largest solar energy array in western Pennsylvania on property adjacent to the 500,000-square-foot plant, company officials said. The ground-mounted system will include solar panels made by Motech […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jessica Long ““ 717-712-8359 or 717-214-2200 Rob Morin Joins Tangent Energy Solutions as Vice President of Business Development July 30, 2012““ Rob Morin has been named Vice President of Business Development for Tangent Energy Solutions, Inc., based in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Morin is based at the companys headquarters in suburban Philadelphia and will drive growth throughout the U.S. for Tangents integrated energy services solution. His primary responsibility is improving the energy economics of large commercial and industrial customers by implementing comprehensive energy services solutions that integrate clean, on-site generation, peak management strategies and energy market participation. […]