Trends and outlook in solar asset management for 2018 and beyond

Solar energy plays a significant role in the transition to a cleaner energy system as the industry experiences high growth and becomes more price competitive. A report published by EnergyTrend anticipates global solar additions to reach a record 100GW in 2017, with 48GW demand from China, 12.5GW from USA, 10GW from India, and 6.8GW from Japan. Moving forward, a GTM …

Top 4 asset management software platforms compared

Companies that use asset management software have the ability to do more with less and maximize their returns. This is the common value proposition across the top platforms. But what is the difference between the platforms from a technical perspective? Download this guide to see a side by side comparison of the top asset management platforms and learn more about …

Top 6 considerations for selecting Asset Management platform

Asset management software is a powerful tool that can help you manage your renewable energy plants in a more effective and accurate manner. With the right asset management software, you can save time through automation, get new insights on your business from collected data, maintain auditable records and easily share valuable information with various stakeholders. Choosing the right software can …

Contract Management

Manage your O&M, PPA and REC contracts and enable automated invoicing, saving you tons of time every billing period. Track TOU, Fixed, variable and other PPA contract terms. Keep a consolidated record of your O&M history readily available and have the ability to easily sort and filter all of your contracts in one place. The ultimate tool for Contract Management. …

Asset Registry

Manage your assets, devices and parts across all your sites, and locations. Track warranties, renewals dates, serial numbers etc. so you don’t find yourself in a difficult situation. Filter by category, device type, serial number, PO number etc. to quickly access the devices your looking for across your fleet. See your assets in a new light with project sorting in …

Preventative Monitoring and how it can minimize your Solar O&M expenses

Software solutions for asset management can provide you with the tools to manage your portfolios from top to bottom, while making your projects more profitable. O&M management is the one area that can truly make or break your projects profitability. To manage a profitable project (maximizing energy yield and revenue while minimizing levelized cost of energy (LCOE)), operations must strike …

Best methodology for asset managers to link up with the accounting team

This is how most asset managers typically do their PPA billings: They go to multiple monitoring platforms, pull the performance reports, add data from multiple sources in an Excel spreadsheet, aggregate the data and then email reports to the accounting team for billing. The accounting team downloads the report from the utility meter, prints them and bills the off-taker manually. …

Cost of asset management without automation

The table below calculates your annual soft costs from reporting and data management.  Soft costs are the costs associated with the time and effort to operate and manage solar deployment. In the first quarter of 2017, soft costs accounted for 68 percent of residential system costs, 59 percent for a commercial system, and 41 percent of a utility-scale system. …

Financial Modelling Guide for Asset Managers

What are financial models? Who uses them? Why are they important? There are many types of financial models and they all serve a general purpose: representing the real world financial situation. These models are used for different purposes, and at Arbox, we have spoken to more than 200 asset managers, and we will show you a few widely used financial …

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