What’s ahead at the 2022 Solar Games
The second annual installer competition will take place at Intersolar North America and Energy Storage North America 2022 on January 13-14.
By Hannah Schnyder, Event Coordinator, solar games
In January, Intersolar North America and Energy Storage North America will converge in Long Beach – meaning the Solar Games are back in action! Taking place live at the Solar Games Stadium in the #isnaesna22 expo hall, the exciting two-day bracket-style tournament is free to all event attendees.
Seven installation teams from across the US will compete to build grid-connected and off-grid residential solar and storage systems. Installer teams are objectively and rigorously assessed for safety, technical accuracy and speed.
In addition to bragging rights, the winning team will take home a $10,000 cash prize – the largest in Solar Games history! The second and third place teams will receive prizes of $3,500 and $2,500, respectively.
Meet the teams
Representing regions from across the US, we are excited to introduce the 2022 Solar Games teams! To see also : Massachusetts golf course drives away emissions with 273-kW solar project.
Match schedule details
There will be six matchups throughout the tournament, each lasting 75-90 minutes. Day 1 kicks off on Thursday, January 13 with grid-bound installation races taking place at 10:30 AM, 1:15 PM and 4:00 PM. To see also : Traits to look for in solar rapid shutdown devices. Thursday’s winners advance to the semi-finals.
On Friday, January 14, the remaining teams will compete to complete an off-grid installation, with matchups taking place at 10:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. The winners advance to the championship round at 4 p.m., which is a grid-bound competition. With $10,000 on the line, the final round is a must!
From panels to batteries, equipment is provided by 2022 Solar Games sponsors, including leading companies: On the same subject : 127-MW solar project on former Pennsylvania coal mine powers aluminum manufacturing facility.
After the competition, all equipment will be donated to: Second Solar, a non-profit organization that provides reliable electricity to underserved communities around the world.
Stay tuned for the 2022 solar games by sign up for event updates and next #2022SolarGames through social media channels. Do you want to see the match in real life? Get an expo-hall-only pass for Intersolar North America and Energy Storage North America by registering here.