Sponsors

Gigawatt

  • AES

    The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 17 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 21,000 people is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2015 revenues were $15 billion and we own and manage $37 billion in total assets.

  • Alevo

    Alevo is redefining energy through innovative battery technology & smart data analytics. As a vertically engineered turn-key energy storage solution, Alevo manufactures its own batteries, unparalleled in safety, robustness, and reliability. Alevo also provides system integration through its GridBank™ Energy Storage design and coordinates its own project development including EPC (engineering, permitting and construction.)  Alevo Analytics offers advanced analytics and simulations, business intelligence and advisory services, identifying where energy storage will deliver the greatest environmental and economic impact to the grid.

Megawatt

  • GE Grid Solutions

    Grid Solutions, a General Electric and Alstom joint venture, is serving customers globally with over 20,000 employees in approximately 80 countries. Grid Solutions helps enable utilities and industry to effectively manage electricity from the point of generation to the point of consumption, helping to maximize the reliability, efficiency and resiliency of the grid. 

  • LG Chem

    LG Chem, Ltd. is a globally diversified chemical company which operates three main business units: Petrochemicals, IT & Electronic Materials, and Energy Solution. The company manufactures a wide range of products, from petrochemical goods to high-value added plastics, and extends its chemical expertise into high-tech areas such as electronic materials and rechargeable batteries. With significant market share in consumer, automotive and stationary applications, LG Chem is one of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery manufacturers.

  • NEC Energy Solutions, Inc.

    NEC Energy Solutions is a leader in advanced energy storage, developing and manufacturing smart energy storage solutions for electric grid, backup power and lead‐acid replacement applications. With system integration expertise focusing on high performance, efficiency, safety and reliability, NEC Energy Solution’s products range from compact advanced industrial batteries to massive grid‐scale energy storage systems.  Its turnkey GSS® (Grid Storage Solution) products have successfully operated since 2009 and have reached over 110MW deployed on the grid worldwide.

  • 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.

Kilowatt

  • Saft America, Inc.

    Saft is an acknowledged leader in the development and industrialization of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries with proven expertise that goes far beyond the manufacture of cells and battery modules to include project management and delivery of complete fully tested and qualified systems. Saft is now building on this wealth of experience to provide Li-ion energy storage systems that offer the optimum combination of performance, reliability and safety for bankable projects in energy services and renewable energy integration.

Other Sponsors

  • Deloitte

    “Deloitte” is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax, and related services to select clients. These firms are members of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”). Each DTTL member firm provides services in particular geographic areas and is subject to the laws and professional regulations of the particular country or countries in which it operates.

  • S&C Electric

    Conference Lanyard Sponsor

    S&C, a leader at integrating energy storage into the grid, draws on real-world expertise to ensure your energy storage project is a success, from the earliest stages of project evaluation and design to system commissioning and life-cycle maintenance. Our energy storage systems use S&C’s field-proven power electronics technology to provide rapid response to changing system conditions.