13 Jan '15, 12pm

Firm, University to Test Residential Off-grid Solar Power System: Next Energy & Resources Co Ltd announced Dec...

Firm, University to Test Residential Off-grid Solar Power System: Next Energy & Resources Co Ltd announced Dec...

The test house equipped with a 870W solar power generation system and storage batteries (source: Next Energy & Resources) Next Energy & Resources Co Ltd announced Dec 18, 2014, that it will start a joint research on an off-grid solar power generation system using no commercial power with Nagoya University. Next Energy & Resources will install an off-grid solar power generation system in a residential house in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, and a family will actually live in the house. The company will offer six 145W solar panels manufactured by the company and eight 105Ah rechargeable batteries manufactured by Concord. Next Energy & Resources will see how it is like to live only with an independent power source and develop a technique to prevent a power failure by demand side management.

Full article: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20150112/398...

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