Since the end of 2011, the battery control system has been adjusted continuously to develop the most effective way to use storage for solar integration.
"It's satisfying to have this project and our team recognized as the best in the nation," added Sowder. "Many areas of Duke Energy came together to tackle a research project that may pay dividends for our customers in the future."
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