News - Trimark Associates, Inc

The Top Three Solar Challenges

February 27th, 2018

What are the biggest challenges facing our industry right now? See if you agree with our customers’ thoughts based on our ongoing conversations with them and their feedback at the breakfast we hosted at the Solar Power International (SPI) conference last year. We found some interesting results, with the greatest concerns being data integrity, site communications […]

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NEC Announces Trimark Associates as a Qualified Distributed Energy Storage Partner in the U.S.

November 7th, 2017

NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is pleased to announce Trimark Associates as a Qualified DSS® Partner in the U.S. Trimark is a leading provider of measurement, SCADA and communications solutions for the electric power industry. As a Qualified DSS® Partner, Trimark will act as a reseller and independent contractor […]

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Trimark Awarded GSA Schedule 03FAC Facilities Maintenance and Management

October 31st, 2017 Trimark Associates, Inc., a leading provider of utility monitoring and control system systems, today announces it has been awarded a GSA contract under the Multiple Award Schedule for Facilities Maintenance and Management (03FAC). Contract #GS-21F-001HA gives federal government agencies expedited access to Trimark’s products and services. This includes Trimark’s advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and […]

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Trimark Named Top Utility-Scale Solar Monitoring Provider in the World

September 11th, 2017

Trimark, a leading provider of measurement, SCADA and communications solutions for the electric power industry, today announces it is the world’s top ranked monitoring software vendor for utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) plants based on total monitored PV capacity as of June 2017, according to GTM Research & SOLICHAMBA in their upcoming Global PV Monitoring 2017 report. […]

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Trimark T1-S SCADA Supports Grid Stability During Solar Eclipse

August 14th, 2017

Trimark’s T1-S SCADA Stabilizes Generation Even During Fast Ramp Increases Darkened skies during North America’s solar eclipse on August 21 will illuminate challenges of managing California’s electric grid which, at times, draws up to 40 percent of its power from solar generation. While the 70 mile wide shadow of total eclipse cuts through Oregon, its […]

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Microgrid Integration Paper Selected for SPI Technical Symposium

August 8th, 2017

Technical Paper to Address Energy Independence for Canada’s First Nation Communities Folsom, Calif. – August 8, 2017 – Trimark, exhibiting in booth 2519 at Solar Power International (SPI) September 11 – 13, today announced that it will present “Integrating Renewables into Microgrids to Serve Remote Communities” at SPI’s Inaugural Technical Symposium on September 11, 2017 […]

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Does your PV Plant SCADA deliver utility-scale management?

August 7th, 2017

Five quick questions to see if your system is up to the challenge. Many systems claim to be “SCADA.” To laymen, these systems might all look the same. However, utility-scale PV resources require much more capability and automatic controls than simple data acquisition systems (DAS) that monitor a few points. To participate in the utility-scale […]

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Trimark Hires HR Manager to Support Growth Strategy

August 1st, 2017

Manager to Focus on Recruiting for Planned Renewable Energy Expansion Folsom, Calif. – August 1, 2017 –Trimark, the leading provider of measurement, SCADA, and communications systems for the electric power industry, today announces Gina Smith as Trimark’s human resources (HR) manager. Smith will be responsible for recruiting, benefits, compensation plans, employee relations, training, and development. […]

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Opinion: Save America’s Solar Jobs – Sign the Petition!

July 26th, 2017

Solar Power Groups Oppose the ITC Petition for Tariffs. There is an impending threat to the solar industry and the more than 260,000 American workers employed by the solar industry. The International Trade Commission (ITC) is considering a petition filed by Suniva, proposing tariffs on all solar panels imported into the U.S. Suniva blames a […]

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Midway II Solar Project Hand Off: “Smoothest in a Very Long Time”

July 19th, 2017

Folsom, CA – Building and successfully commissioning a utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) resource the size of Midway II requires that thousands of elements reach completion at the same time. Construction must be rock solid. Coordination must be precise. Communication crystal clear. Team members must perform at a high level. So when John Quinonez, a veteran PV […]

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News Article: SCADA Systems for Large-Scale PV Plants

July 12th, 2017

Trimark contributed to a recent article in Solar Pro Magazine. The article, titled “SCADA Systems for Large-Scale PV Plants” addresses a wide range of concepts including automating third-party control requests, who is responsible for each part of the system, common challenges of design and deployment, and much more. Trimark’s partner, Blue Oak Energy, did a fine job of […]

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News Article: How Technology Can Help Manage Utility-Scale PV

July 5th, 2017

Solar Power World recently featured an article by Trimark that provides an overview of ways that utility-scale PV sites can use information and operational technology to improve regulatory compliance, asset management, and operations. Read the Article: Solar Power World. Get White Paper: Best Technology Practices White Paper and Associated Case Study

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