Power Analytics and dcFUSION, LLC, are combining our expertise, experience, and solutions to better serve the emerging microgrid marketplace.
November 10, 2015 – Raleigh, NC – Power Analytics is pleased to announce the signing of a formal partnership agreement with, and planned first-quarter 2016 acquisition of, dcFUSION, LLC. dcFUSION plays a critical advisory role in the electric energy industry as it facilitates the integration of direct current renewable energy resources (such as solar photovoltaics, wind generators, energy storage facilities, fuel cells, etc.) into the U.S. and global electric energy markets. dcFUSION also brings much data center experience to the partnership.
Together, Power Analytics and dcFUSION bring a disciplined and rigorous level of power engineering experience and expertise to the emerging microgrid marketplace. Today, microgrid technology is being deployed across the world to serve multiple critical facilities, such as military bases, hospitals, and universities. And, tomorrow, microgrid technology will increasingly be deployed, and depended upon, to bring reliable and resilient energy services to a wide variety of industries, commercial enterprises, and communities.
dcFUSION has an intimate knowledge of, and experience with, the Power Analytics software suite— DesignBase, Paladin Live, Microgrid Power Management System (MPMS), and EnergyNet, our latest software for the transactional, integrated electric grid. The founders of dcFUSION, Tim Martinson, CEO, and Dave Geary, P.E., are among the industry’s foremost experts in direct current power engineering, and are helping to lead the industry’s proliferation of microgrids that utilize direct current-based power equipment. “The future sustainability of the electric grid lies in the safe and reliable interconnection of direct current-based renewable resources through microgrid technology. We are very happy to become an integral part of the Power Analytics team,” said Tim Martinson.
“We are thrilled to form this partnership with dcFUSION and look forward to providing our combined microgrid clients with the highest state-of-the-art power engineering expertise available in the industry,” said Kevin Meagher, Chief Operating Officer of Power Analytics.
About dcFUSION, LLC
At dcFUSION LLC, our mission is to provide independent direct current (dc) power system consulting services to industries that enable the development, deployment and proliferation of dc power distribution technologies within the developed and developing world. Specialized expertise includes in- depth knowledge and experience regarding the higher voltage dc (380V dc / 400V dc) topologies that have developed in recent years around the world. Direct current power allows the environmentally responsible to secure a highly reliable and cost effective deployment of new generation power systems for most environments. (www.dcfusion.net)
About Power Analytics
Embraced by the power industry for more than 30 years, Power Analytics’ software is at the forefront of the electrical system planning and operation space for energy intensive, mission-critical facilities and microgrids, and currently protects more than $120 billion in customer assets. Power Analytics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Causam Energy, a leading developer of technologies and commercial applications that provide increased grid intelligence and optimization. Combining their innovative technologies, intellectual property and experienced management teams, the company plans to lead the way in solving power energy problems for the highly networked, next-generation energy grid.
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