3megawatt 3-year anniversary
We are celebrating our 3 year birthday today! 3megawatt was founded 3 years ago with a vision to make solar asset management simpler and more efficient. 3megawatt has now made this vision a reality.
During the last 3 years, the solar industry has been going through a major transformation. In 2011 there were only 71 GW of operational solar assets. Today the number is approaching closer to 200 GW. Industry experts are predicting that the solar operational installed base will increase by at least 25% per year in the coming years.
These operational solar assets need to be managed. 3megawatt has been a pioneer in developing professional tools that make this job faster and easier for solar portfolio managers. With support for 15 countries, 3megawatt surpassed 3GW of operational solar assets managed by its software. This makes it the largest solar asset management software subscription service in the world.
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Excel is an incredibly useful tool and we may never move away from it entirely but it is important to recognize when your asset management practices have outgrown spreadsheets. It is time to move on… It will be hard to let go of those handcrafted spreadsheets that have become so routine but unfortunately they are not conducive to a complex portfolio and ultimately the growth of your company.
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The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a new regulation that will affect the EU. It is the most significant piece of European data protection legislation to be introduced in 20 years and it will come in force May 25th. Your privacy is very important to us! Accordingly, we have developed this policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate, disclose, and make use of personal information.
Listen to a new episode by Suncast that discusses how software might help companies grow in the renewables industry. This episode features Edmee Kelsey the founder and CEO of 3megawatt where she shares industry insights, market development, and professional growth.
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While software solutions are in the spotlight alongside the growing industry, Green Tech Media, has published many insightful articles analyzing the direction of market. In one of their reports GTM names 3megawatt “...as the clear market leader,” for asset management software.