Whether it’s the weather, a rolling brownout, or a downed power line, power outages cause problems and can disrupt your routine or productivity.
Two years ago, I was on my way home to grab some gifts. Thanks to a massive wind storm that knocked down power lines, more than 15,000 residents had no power and I was completely locked out of my home.
When we founded Hygge Power in September ’16, our vision was to make every home a smart home, to reduce carbon emissions, and to provide peace of mind that your home can remain connected — and cozy — during severe power outages.
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FREDERICTON – Energia Ventures, a three-month accelerator for businesses in the energy, cleantech, and smart-grid sectors, launched its new program Tuesday with six companies from across North America. The program combines industry mentorship with classroom style programming. The goal is to take the companies through every aspect of launching a startup and graduate them ready for further investment.
Unless you are a well-to-do early adopter, home storage systems are too expensive to consider. An alternative is what I’m calling, “extreme distributed resources,” which are small (100 Wh to 1kWh) circuit-level, communicating, intelligent storage units. One company taking this approach is Hygge Power.