Who We Serve

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At AlsoEnergy, we believe that the best way to promote renewable energy development is to make renewables projects more business-friendly for all project partners. Whether you are an investor, an O&M contractor, an EPC, or any other stakeholder, we aim to make it easier for you to maintain and grow your renewable energy business interests with our products and services. This includes expert project planning and support, along with the comprehensive and user-friendly tools in our software products.

See the “Who We Serve” table below for specific benefits to some of our most common customer types.

AlsoEnergy offers specialized products and services to cover a broad spectrum of project types.  No other monitoring provider can match our flexibility to accommodate a diverse portfolio in a single software interface. We are committed to integrate with your project requirements. This commitment includes monitoring solutions that are hardware-agnostic, with an industry-leading circle of compatible devices. We aim to provide database-agnostic monitoring as well, to accommodate needs for local data storage and for third party software integration.

See the “Projects We Serve” table below to review the most common PV project types in our portfolio.

Who We Serve

For investors, AlsoEnergy provides a bridge between solar power technology and your bottom line.

It is our first duty to give your O&M provider great software features to evaluate system performance. When you choose PowerTrack from AlsoEnergy, you are giving your team a powerful toolkit to help ensure maximized production from your PV system.

Our software provides performance insights in terms that are meaningful to investors. Our performance analytics yield highly accurate revenue reports, so you will understand the dollars and cents behind all the technical data. Build a custom dashboard display so you can keep an eye on financial indicators every day, in real time. Our sophisticated software even accommodates rate schedule calculations.

Investors can access these key financial indicators for each monitored site, or for a full project portfolio. You can easily generate custom displays and reports to show returns from all systems in one software interface, as well as aggregated data for the full fleet.

We offer a wide range of optional software features to help investors, including:

  • workflow tools to help you track costs for downtime, maintenance, and performance issues
  • automated invoicing for PPA’s including rate schedule calculations
  • automated email reports and performance alerts, for system and portfolio
  • integration with your exiting business systems including databases and web applications

O&M Providers spend more time with our software than any other project stakeholder. We continually seek your feedback as we develop new software features to meet your needs. With your help, we have developed a truly comprehensive range of tools to help you do your job more quickly, easily, and effectively, saving time and money.

Portfolio Analysis:  consolidating your PV portfolio with AlsoEnergy allows you to see critical performance indicators for your full project portfolio in a single software interface.

Performance Analysis:  our PowerTrack software offers the industry’s most sophisticated tools for performance modeling, giving you a clear picture of your expected energy generation across varying atmospheric conditions.

Workflow Management:  our optional Workflow Suite includes specialized tools for scheduling, work order ticketing, generating reports, and can even track costs associated with each production loss.

Project Management:  you will benefit from a suite of project management aids including automated performance alerts, customizable reports and displays, agency reporting, and much more.

Support:  AlsoEnergy leads the industry for responsive and knowledgeable support. From our resource library to our dedicated phone support technicians, we will provide partner-level support when you need it.

AlsoEnergy was created with a special mission to understand the needs of the utility customer base, so that your projects can benefit from AlsoEnergy PV monitoring software. You should not have to choose between satisfying control requirements and the advantages of monitoring software… with AlsoEnergy, you get the best of both worlds.

AlsoEnergy offers a range of SCADA solutions and control factors, including high frequency control. These options give you the convenience of remote SCADA controls, along with the advantages of portfolio management, advanced analytics, and dedicated service and support from AlsoEnergy.

Additionally, we integrate with installed SCADA systems, or we can integrate with third party SCADA during planning and installation. We are committed to provide database-independent monitoring solutions whenever possible; we will work with you to enable requested data sharing between platforms.

AlsoEnergy software integrates with third party software you know. This includes the ability to visualize and analyze data held in OSI PI databases. Additionally, AlsoEnergy data loggers, Site Controllers and Historians can push data to existing OSI PI databases.

Nobody provides more flexibility in project planning that AlsoEnergy. Our monitoring solutions aim to be both hardware-agnostic and database-agnostic, giving you maximum freedom to consolidate a full portfolio of diverse projects for visualization in a single software interface.

AlsoEnergy works with a select group of partners who source our software as a licensed product offering. OEM partners can utilize our API to accommodate a wide range of software integrations. Our flexible software product is ideal for OEM applications and is easily tailored to fit your specific project needs.

OEM inquiries should be directed to company CEO Robert Schaefer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Projects We Serve

AlsoEnergy offers a range of options to integrate varied SCADA control configurations with our PV monitoring software, so Utility projects get the best of both worlds.

AlsoEnergy offers a proprietary SCADA solution with a full range of control factors, including high frequency control. These options give you the convenience of remote SCADA controls, along with the advantages of portfolio management, advanced analytics, and dedicated service and support from AlsoEnergy.

Additionally, we integrate with installed SCADA systems, or we can integrate with third party SCADA during planning and installation. We are committed to provide database-independent monitoring solutions whenever possible; we will work with you to enable requested data sharing between platforms.

AlsoEnergy software integrates with third party software you know. This includes the ability to visualize and analyze data held in OSI PI databases. Additionally, AlsoEnergy data loggers, Site Controllers and Historians can push data to existing OSI PI databases.

Nobody provides more flexibility in project planning that AlsoEnergy. Our monitoring solutions aim to be both hardware-agnostic and database-agnostic, giving you maximum freedom to consolidate a full portfolio of diverse projects for visualization in a single software interface.

Industrial PV systems are scaled-up versions of our Commercial system deployments. These large systems can pose a unique set of engineering challenges in order to integrate one or more large rooftop arrays with an already complex building energy system. The experienced engineers and system planners at AlsoEnergy can design a complete monitoring solution tailored to each project’s individual needs.

Many Industrial customers take advantage of our software ability to visualize added data points from the built environment. AlsoEnergy software can assimilate building energy data utilizing additional meters, or by integration with your BAS. This enables net metering, allowing you to understand the real renewable contribution to your building energy equation.

Additionally, you can use our software for a range of built environment analytics, including submetering. Compare your building consumption, or submetered consumption totals,  against user-specified benchmarks. The software can send device status alerts along with a range of performance alerts and automated reports.

Industrial rooftop installations are well served by both our software products, PowerTrack and DECK Monitoring. This gives you the ability to choose the best fit for each project in your portfolio, while still keeping data from all projects in a single portfolio management database.

Commercial PV projects can cover a wide range of size and description. As a commercial developer, you will appreciate the versatility of monitoring solutions from AlsoEnergy, as well as the expertise of our experienced system planners.

Commercial PV projects are well served by both our software products, PowerTrack and DECK Monitoring. You will be able to choose the best fit for each project in your portfolio, while still keeping data from all projects in a single portfolio management database.

Commercial projects often include a public outreach component, such as a lobby kiosk display. AlsoEnergy offers 2 industry-leading lobby display options:  PowerLobby and Dashboards from DECK Monitoring. End users will be able to customize these displays to fit their needs, including standard options for logo placement, brand colors, etc, as well as options for fully custom development.

Nobody provides more flexibility in project planning that AlsoEnergy. Our monitoring solutions aim to be both hardware-agnostic and database-agnostic, giving you maximum freedom to consolidate a full portfolio of diverse projects for visualization in a single software interface.

The advantages of AlsoEnergy monitoring software are available for fleet deployment residential and for residential project distributors.  We can work with your meters to provide a comprehensive software solution to satisfy your project specs.

Contact your AlsoEnergy Account Executive to begin a conversation about fleet deployment residential solutions.

 

 

 

 

For private schools and public universities around the world, installing solar panels is a great way to save money on electricity bills in the future. AlsoEnergy has been selected to provide monitoring for solar energy projects on hundreds of educational institutions. Our solution is an ideal fit in educational environments for our intuitive data visualizations and our commitment to customizable displays.

School and campus PV projects are well served by both our software products, PowerTrack and DECK Monitoring. You will be able to choose the best fit for each project in your portfolio, while still keeping data from all projects in a single portfolio management database.

School and campus environments are perfect for lobby kiosk displays for PV generation data. AlsoEnergy offers 2 industry-leading lobby display options:  PowerLobby and Dashboards from DECK Monitoring. End users will be able to customize these displays to fit their needs, including standard options for logo placement, brand colors, etc, as well as options for fully custom development.

We provide educators with the tools needed to create fun, engaging, and inspiring lesson plans using public displays around campus along with interactive classroom software and access to a comprehensive renewable energy curriculum. At Norwell Middle School, students are able to look at weather and sunlight conditions along with many analytic features using production data from the school PV system. Take a look at how AlsoEnergy is changing the way students look at energy.

Our company provides consumption monitoring solutions to raise campus awareness about energy usage, and to help your team determine the best opportunities to save money through device scheduling, weatherization, and other upgrades.

 

Peace of mind is very important regarding ongoing solar production reporting.  I need a system I can rely on; AlsoEnergy was the easy choice.  With a great price, impeccable service, and professionalism I can count on I know we made a great choice.

Eric Hinckley
Chief Technology Officer
AES Distributed Energy, The AES Corporation