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arrow HOMER Energy Signs Ten Partner Firms with the Common Goal of Developing Viable Microgrid Projects (July 25, 2014)
HOMER Energy has recently partnered with 10 global firms to connect diverse stakeholders who are developing microgrids and distributed renewable energy projects. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy Helps Craft 75% Renewable Deal for Virgin Limited Edition’s Necker Island (February 5, 2014)
HOMER Energy provided the analytical and modeling services behind a deal announced yesterday to build a new island energy system powered by up to 75% renewables on Richard Branson’s Necker Island. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy Convenes Microgrid Deployment Forum to Focus on Critical Steps for Successful Microgrid Energy Projects (July 15, 2013)
HOMER Energy will convene Microgrid Deployment Forum 2013 in Cancun, Mexico, November 8 and 9, 2013, for the purpose of examining the business models, optimal technology mix, and critical steps necessary for deploying microgrids that are both technically and economically successful. Read more »

arrow Waking a Sleeping Giant: Boulder Software Firm Helps Meet Soaring Energy Demand in the Developing World (June 14, 2012)
HOMER Energy has been quietly betting on the remote microgrid market for years. Now leading market research firm Pike Research identifies it as a “sleeping giant,” ready to emerge and change the world. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy: Only Identified Provider of Design Software for Microgrids (January 11, 2012)
In a new report on the remote microgrid market, Pike Research identified HOMER Energy as a key industry player and the only provider of software for remote microgrid design. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy: Rebuilding Haiti’s Health Infrastructure with Renewable Energy (March 30, 2011)
HOMER Energy is providing consulting services and the HOMER energy modeling software to design hybrid renewable energy systems for Haitian hospitals and rural health clinics. Read more »

arrow Colorado Company Instrumental in Reducing U.S. Military’s Fuel Dependency (Jan 20, 2011)
Department of Defense energy bloggers and a captain in the U.S. Marine Corps identified HOMER® renewable energy software as an important tool in the U.S. Military’s need to identify alternative sources of electric power. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy Helps the City of San Diego Design Microgrids for Emergency Services (Nov 8, 2010)
HOMER Energy will help San Diego develop an independent center powered by renewable energy and advanced energy storage that can function off the grid in case of fire emergencies. Read more »

arrow Modeling Boulder’s Energy Options: HOMER Energy and CU Collaborate to Simulate More Renewable Energy (Sept 17, 2010) HOMER Energy and the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute (RASEI) at the University of Colorado are analyzing energy scenarios that estimate the feasibility, costs, and CO2 implications of adding more renewable resources to Boulder’s power mix. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy and Sustainable Travel International Partner to offer Hybrid Energy Solutions for Tourism (July 12, 2010)
HOMER Energy and Sustainable Travel International are collaborating to bring energy modeling software and expert consulting to the tourism industry. Read more »

arrow HOMER Energy Releases Design Software for Hybrid Renewable Power Systems for Microgrids (May 13, 2010)
HOMER Energy announces the release of the first commercial version of HOMER, a software program that reduces the cost of designing hybrid renewable power systems for microgrids.  Read more »

arrow black HOMER Energy receives major National Science Foundation grant (March 30, 2010)
HOMER Energy has just received a major grant from the National Science Foundation to create enhanced versions of the HOMER software. Read more »

arrow black HOMER® Featured on New US Government Energy Site (January 28, 2010)
HOMER Energy software is featured as part of a new Department of Energy (DOE) initiative to share technical energy information with the public and international community through an interactive web portal called Open Energy Information.     Read more »