Logan added, “We believe there is a huge potential for solutions like the one we’ve been developing with PPS across North America and worldwide.”Both Discovery Science Center and Southern California Edison will monitor the performance of the system and use it to assess how remote storage system deployment can improve the performance of distribution networks. About Southern California Edison An Edison International (NYSE: EIX) company, Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, serving a population of nearly 14 million via 4.9 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. To learn more, visit www.sce.com. About Discovery Science Center For 30 years, Discovery Science Center (DSC) has been a non-profit organization dedicated to educating young minds, assisting educators teaching science and increasing public understanding of science, technology, engineering and math through interactive exhibits and programs. With one of the largest education outreach programs in the country and an unparalleled approach at creating immersive, game-based exhibits, DSC is revolutionizing how educational content is delivered. Throughout the year, guests can take the Eco Challenge and become a green superhero or feel the power of a simulated rocket engine launch. Traveling exhibits and annual events such as Spooky Science and Bubblefest throughout the year ensure that there is always something new to discover. DSC is a recipient of the 2013 Medal of Service, owns and operates the Taco Bell Discovery Science Center based in Santa Ana, Calif., and will be opening a second facility in Los Angeles in 2014. For more information, call (714) 542-CUBE or visit www.discoverycube.org. About Princeton Power Systems Based in New Jersey, Princeton Power Systems (PPS) is a leading global designer and manufacturer of technology products and embedded software for energy management, micro-grid operations and electric vehicle charging. PPS manufactures UL and CE certified power electronics for advanced battery operation and alternative energy, with built-in smart functions for grid services. PPS also integrates full systems including multiple generation sources, batteries and other technologies and designs, commissions and operates micro-grids. PPS is proud to manufacture products in the United States that are in use across North America, Europe, Asia and the Caribbean with current projects soon expanding our presence to Africa. More information about Princeton Power is available at www.princetonpower.com About GE GE (NYSE: GE) works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. For more information, visit the company's website at www.ge.com. About GE Power & Water GE Power & Water provides customers with a broad array of power generation, energy delivery and water process technologies to solve their challenges locally. Power & Water works in all areas of the energy industry including renewable resources such as wind and solar; biogas and alternative fuels; and coal, oil, natural gas and nuclear energy. The business also develops advanced technologies to help solve the world’s most complex challenges related to water availability and quality. Power & Water’s six business units include Distributed Power, Nuclear Energy, Power Generation Products, Power Generation Services, Renewable Energy and Water & Process Technologies. Headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., Power & Water is GE’s largest industrial business.
About GE Energy StorageGE’s Energy Storage business, a part of GE Power and Water’s Renewables group, works to enable safer, efficient and cost-effective storage, distribution and utilization of energy where it’s needed and when it’s needed. As a global technology leader and supplier of advanced battery energy storage systems, we provide Durathon Battery modules and complete energy storage solutions to the telecom, energy management, power generation, grid operation, backup and motive power industries. GE Energy Storage is headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y. To learn more visit www.geenergystorage.com. Follow GE Power & Water and GE’s renewables business on Twitter @GE_PowerWater and @GErenewables. *Durathon is a trademark of General Electric Company.