Water Efficiency, Solar Energy, and Battery Storage Tailgate

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Solar energy is becoming an increasingly attractive option for meeting the electrical needs of vineyards. But with the advantages of solar power come some challenges. 

This tailgate meeting is intended to raise awareness of the importance of well pump efficiency and to answer the questions of growers with existing solar systems and growers who are considering installing a system. 

Topics include:

  • well pump efficiency
  • energy management including reducing demand charges and net metering
  • solar energy and battery storage

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Bill Green, Education Manager, Center for Irrigation Technology, CSU Fresno
  • Mark Yoshimoto, Sales and Marketing Director, WiseConn USA
  • TBD, Pacific Gas and Electric
  • Jimmy Ryan, Chief Operations Officer, Nuance Energy
  • Matt Harper, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Avalon Battery
  • Johnny Pierini, Vineyard Manager, J. Lohr Vineyards and Wines

When: July 26, 9am-12pm

Where: J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines. 6169 Airport Road, Paso Robles, CA 93446