GE's Renewable Hybrids Solutions

Enabling dispatchable, green MWhs by integrating multiple generation sources, through intelligent plant and system design, software & controls and O&M synergies, while driving down LCOE, to support the transition to a baseload clean energy future.

Products

Our FLEX solution set: Flexible, Reliable, Intelligent. As we navigate the energy transition, our customers require flexible, reliable and intelligent solutions that can solve for complex challenges while maximizing value. The FLEX portfolio solves for multiple applications to enable dispatchable, green MWhs.

FLEXINVERTER

FLEXINVERTER

Containerized solution that delivers a reliable, cost-effective, plug & play, factory integrated power conversion platform for utility scale solar and storage applications.
FLEXRESERVOIR

FLEXRESERVOIR

Systems integrated battery energy storage & power electronics solution, for multiple configurations and market applications.
FLEXIQ

FLEXIQ

Digital platform that provides design, operations and fleet management solutions to enable grid compliance and maximize lifetime customer value.

Showcase

Latest News: 123 MWh hybrid solar plus storage project in Upstate New York

GE Renewable Energy has been selected by Convergent Energy + Power (Convergent) to provide an integrated solar inverter and energy storage package that will use a DC-Coupled system, for a 123 MWh hybrid solar plus storage project across three sites in Upstate New York. MORE...

Case Studies

BLACK START AT PERRYVILLE'S PLANT

BLACK START AT PERRYVILLE'S PLANT

GE successfully completed its first battery energy storage assisted black start of a GE 7F.03 gas turbine at the 150 megawatt (MW) simple cycle unit at Entergy Louisiana’s Perryville Power Station. The system will also be utilized to provide ancillary services when not being used

IMPERIAL IRRIGATION DISTRICT BESS SYSTEM

IMPERIAL IRRIGATION DISTRICT BESS SYSTEM

The customer’s goal was to stabilize the grid by adding fast response resource, spinning reserve, frequency regulation and black start services. GE responded with a 30 MW / 20 MWh lithium-ion battery energy storage system that is operated & dispatched by IID’s EMS.

Team

Product & Engineering

Mike Bowman

Mike Bowman

Renewable Hybrids Chief Technology Officer

Mike Bowman is Chief technology officer at GE Renewable Energy, leading the Hybrids engineering organization and technical strategy. He has been with GE for 20+ years researching energy conversion technologies, product development as well as climate change and CO2 science. Mike was also member of the UN IPCC committee and of the 2003 MIT TR100.

CEO

Prakash Chandra

Prakash Chandra

CEO, Renewable Hybrids

Prakash Chandra is the Renewable Hybrids Leader for GE Renewable Energy since April, 2019, driving the growth strategy for this initiative that combines solar inverters, energy storage and renewable hybrids capabilities. Prior to that, Prakash held various Chief Financial Officer for GE and GE’s Financial services businesses for the Asian region.

Sales

Troy Miller

Troy Miller

Sales Leader - North America, Energy Storage

Troy Miller is the North American Sales Leader for Energy storage at GE Renewable Energy - experienced in the applications of energy storage, renewable energy, hybrids and microgrids. He is a member of the Executive Committee at the ESA and serves on the board of the NAATBatt. He has been involved with more than 700MWh of Energy Storage projects.

Joe Heinzmann

Joe Heinzmann

Energy Storage Sales Engineer

Joe Heinzmann is Senior Sales Manager for Energy Storage at GE Renewable Energy. As part of his role, Joe led directly to the placement of battery systems worldwide to support customer value and grid stability in energy management and renewable integration applications. Joe is Secretary/Treasurer of CESA and sits on the Leadership Circle of ESA.

Resources Library

GE Renewable Energy - FLEXIQ - Hybrid Architect Snapshot
GE Renewable Energy - FLEXIQ - Plant Control Snapshot
GE Renewable Energy - FLEXIQ - Dispatcher Snapshot
GE Renewable Energy - FLEXIQ - Monitoring & Diagnostics Snapshot

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