PowerFlex announces new solar + storage asset management platform
PowerFlex, an EDF Renewables Company, announced the unveiling of its PowerFlex X product platform, which provides real-time monitoring and intelligent control of onsite energy assets with patented software and hardware. PowerFlex X enables organizations and enterprises to integrate and co-optimize multiple technologies — including solar, battery storage, electric vehicle (EV) charging and microgrid systems — to reduce energy costs and increase resiliency.
PowerFlex X consists of four products that seamlessly work together to help clients manage their onsite energy portfolio: Cortex is the intelligent system of algorithms, including Adaptive Load Management of EV charging, that enables the continuous monitoring and optimization of all energy asset operations; Nexus is the hardware that connects the onsite systems to the central platform; Exact is the modeling tool that forecasts the system’s impact on utility bills and carbon emission reductions; and Axcess is the single sign-in portal that allows customers to view their distributed energy resources all in one place. With PowerFlex X, customers gain a holistic view of their onsite energy assets with unprecedented transparency and ease of reporting.
“With the rapid increase in renewable energy and EV adoption, we recognized the need to bring intelligent solutions to our customers who are moving to onsite renewables and electric transportation,” said Raphael Declercq, CEO of PowerFlex. “We created PowerFlex X to optimize integrated energy solutions on the sites of our commercial customers and also to lessons the impact on the electricity grid. With PowerFlex X, we support the swift transition to clean energy with a suite of products that make our projects more sustainable and cost-competitive.”
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