How Microgrids Offer Electric Reliability with Valuable Arbitrage Opportunity

Dec. 6, 2019/Forbes/ –As our energy economy continues to evolve, it’s becoming increasingly clear that the growth of assets on the customer side of the meter is going to grow rapidly. Severe weather events that increase the focus on the need for both reliability and resiliency, combined with occasional extreme energy market volatility, are driving a growing number of customers …

How One Company Could Transform Energy in Southern States

HOUSTON, Dec. 2, 2019/E&ENews/ — From a perch near the Gulf of Mexico, Entergy Corp. is positioning itself as a utility company of the future — even if critics lament what that could mean for electricity choices and costs in the South. The company, Louisiana’s largest power provider, is exploring a different type of model where a utility extends its …

Houston microgrid co. to open California office

Houston-based Enchanted Rock LLC is preparing to establish a foothold for itself in California. Enchanted Rock, which provides microgrids to customers in need of reliable power supply, is already in talks with a number of grocery store chains in the region that may be its inaugural customers in the state, said CEO Thomas McAndrew. McAndrew is set to open a …

Enchanted Rock Announces Expansion into California Market

HOUSTON, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Enchanted Rock, LLC, a leading provider of long duration backup power as a service to commercial, industrial, and institutional customers, announced their expansion into the California market. Enchanted Rock’s natural gas resiliency microgrids will be available to large commercial and industrial institutions effective immediately. Read Full Story

Meeting Customer Needs, Powering Communities

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Entergy Texas, Inc. has entered into a long-term agreement with Enchanted Rock, LLC to deploy an on-site backup generation pilot project with a commercial customer in The Woodlands, Texas. This pilot project will be used to help Entergy Texas evaluate back-up generation solutions for future commercial and small industrial customers. Enchanted Rock installed and will …

Enchanted Rock Selected for the HBJ Innovation Awards

Houston is full of pioneering companies across all industries, and 26 have been selected for the Houston Business Journal’s inaugural Innovation Awards. See the list of honorees at the end of the story. To be considered, Houston-area companies must have been in business for a minimum of two years — as of the close of its most recent completed fiscal …

Reliant and Enchanted Rock Bring Power and Resiliency Services to ERCOT Customers

HOUSTON – August 13, 2019 – Reliant, an NRG Energy company, and Enchanted Rock, a resiliency-as-a-service provider, announce an alliance to deliver reliable power solutions to commercial and industrial customers in Texas. Together, Reliant’s proven commercial expertise and Enchanted Rock’s market leading microgrid solution provide Texas businesses with a new level of resiliency.  This partnership combines the benefits of a long-term …

Enchanted Rock LLC Partners with Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 2 on Emergency Pump Resiliency Microgrid

HOUSTON, June 26, 2019 — With service to the community as their priority, Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 2 (LID 2) entered into an agreement with Enchanted Rock Solutions, LLC. (Enchanted Rock) to ensure the continuous functioning of their new stormwater pumping station when a high Brazos River and heavy rains require pumping for drainage. Enchanted Rock’s clean …

Citizens Medical Center Adds Emergency Power to Its Emergency Room and Beyond

VICTORIA, Texas and HOUSTON, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Citizens Medical Center (Citizens) entered into an agreement with Enchanted Rock, LLC (Enchanted Rock) to make sure power outages no longer impact the safety, medical care, and comfort of its patients. Enchanted Rock’s natural gas microgrids will supply redundant electrical service for Citizens, ensuring the hospital will maintain full power despite …