nstall teams and schedule released for second annual competition taking place this week at #isnaesna22
PORTLAND, Maine – January 11, 2022: Intersolar North America (ISNA) and Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the industry’s flagship solar + storage event, today announced full details for the second annual Solar Games competition to be held live at #isnaesna22 this week from January 13-15 in Long Beach, CA.
The industry’s first installer competition, the Solar Games tasks teams with building residential solar + storage systems during a two-day bracket-style tournament. The winning team from each round advances in the tournament, until the final-round winner is named Solar Games Champion—and awarded $10,000. The second and third-place teams will win $3,500 and $2,500, respectively.
Seven teams from across the US will compete in the 2022 Solar Games, including Sol-Up—the reigning Solar Games champions from Las Vegas, NV. Teams include:
- Aloha Solar Power (Encinitas, CA)
- Greenspark Solar (Ontario, NY)
- LuminaSun Smart Home, LLC (Mooresville, NC)
- Sol-Up (Las Vegas, NV)
- Solar Works Energy (Albuquerque, NM)
- SunCommon (Waterbury, VT)
- Synergy Power (Livermore, CA)
There will be six team matchups throughout the tournament, each lasting 75-90 minutes. The Solar Games will kick off on Thursday, January 13, with grid-tied installation competitions. Day one winners will advance to the semi-finals on Friday, January 14, facing off to complete an off-grid installation. Winners will then proceed to the championship round battling in a grid-tied competition to be named the Solar Games Champion. View the schedule here.
The 2022 Solar Games is made possible thanks to the industry-leading companies who are sponsoring the event by providing equipment:
- Batteries: Rolls Battery Engineering
- Energy Storage: Electriq Power
- Grid-tie Inverter: Electriq Power
- Mounts: RoofTech
- Off-grid Inverter: Midnite Solar
- Racking: K2 Systems
- Rapid Shutdown: Midnite Solar
After the tournament, all equipment will be donated to Twende Solar, a nonprofit that provides reliable electricity to underserved communities around the world.
The Solar Games competition is free to all #isnaesna22 attendees. If you’re interested in attending the Solar Games in-person, secure a pass for Intersolar North America and Energy Storage North America here.
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