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.  Read Full Article

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 …

EY announces Thomas McAndrew of Enchanted Rock named Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award winner in the Gulf Coast Area

HOUSTON, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — EY announced on June 14, 2018 that Thomas McAndrew, President and CEO of Enchanted Rock, a Houston-based energy technology company, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Technology category in the Gulf Coast Area. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. McAndrew was …

Enchanted Rock, Ltd. Names Allan Schurr to New Chief Commercial Officer Role

Enchanted Rock, Ltd. (ERock), the leader in “reliability as a service” microgrids, today announced that Allan Schurr has joined as Chief Commercial Officer. Schurr brings extensive experience in go-to-market for innovative energy solutions with focus on distributed energy and new business models. Schurr will be responsible for direct sales, corporate and product marketing, and channel sales functions. “In our digital …

More Opportunity for Microgrids as Texas Coal Plants Retire

ERock is prepared to provide additional support to the grid this summer, as the buffer between supply and demand narrows. ERCOT strives to keep its planning reserve margin at a minimum of 13.75 percent of peak electricity demand, however it only forecasts 9.3 percent for this summer. Due to a number of old and uneconomical coal plants announcing their plans …

Enchanted Rock Expands Senior Living Portfolio

Houston based Enchanted Rock Ltd. has added its second Houston senior living facility to its growing base of microgrids. The company has reached an agreement with Tradition Senior Living LP to build a microgrid around the new Tradition campus underway on Buffalo Speedway. Buffalo Enchanted Rock is able to get involved in the process during the campus’ initial construction, it’s …

ERock Announces Long-Term Agreement with Tradition Senior Living

Tradition Senior Living, LP (Tradition) has entered into a long-term agreement with Houston-based Texas Microgrid LLC (TMG) to provide Enchanted Rock’s (ERock) On Demand Electric Reliability service for Tradition’s newest campus, The Tradition-Buffalo Speedway in Houston, Texas. The project will be funded by Basalt Infrastructure Partners via TMG, a Texas-based project company. ERock specializes in resiliency microgrids, and will provide electrical backup …

FERC Decision Opens Door for Microgrid Industry

An important decision was reached by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Monday, January 8th, when they ruled against a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) that would have provided cost recovery for coal and nuclear plants that keep  fuel on site. The NOPR, filed by the Department of Energy (DOE), cited grid resiliency as the reason to keep these …