Engenuity Systems Inc, the largest distributor of open system products in the United States, on July 20 announced a solar program designed to power homes and businesses in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Together with Endura Energy and RainWise Inc, the organizations worked with the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) to create multiple 500 kW solar farms across the province with the PVMET200 environmental weather station.
The PVMET200, a photovoltaic (PV) solar system created by Engenuity and RainWise, will:
Detect overheating with ambient and back of cell temperature sensors now combine with data logging and metering technology to track and document the amount of energy likely to be produced over time
“RainWises’ PVMET200 differentiates itself with fully integrated and cost effective weather stations that makes monitoring sites, solar installations, or large commercial buildings extremely easy,” said Tim McLaughlin, director of business development at Engenuity Systems Inc.
“Setup is a breeze, with SunSpec compliant/Modbus based connectivity allowing for quick integration within the solar PV marketplace. In addition to continually offering new and innovative products, Engenuity offers excellent technical support should any installation questions arise.”
The PVMET200 meets the needs of alternative energy power by providing opportunity to gather environmental data with the following features:
About Engenuity Systems Inc:
Engenuity Systems, Inc. is the world’s largest distributor of Open System products in the United States. They have been supplying LonWorks/LonMark® products to the industrial control and building automation industries since 1994 and have expanded into BACnet, SunSpec, and Modbus. Products include network infrastructure, HVAC controls, lighting controls, programmable controllers, lighting controls, OEM development tools, network management and graphical programming software, OPC/DDE servers, access control systems, gateways, and many more. Not only are they a distributor but a manufacturer of customized electrical panels for numerous vertical markets such as oil and natural gas, solar, and building automation. They also offer custom engineering and OEM design services. For more information about the company and the products they offer please visit www.engenuity.com.