TrinaBEST donates TrinaHome Energy Storage Systems to provide backup power in Kumamoto
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TrinaBEST(Trina Energy Storage Solution (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd) has announced that it donates five sets TrinaHome Energy Storage Systems to provide backup powerto Kumamoto second high school. The TrinaHome allows students to have consistent and stable electricity inmakeshift classroomsand sheltersin utility outage situation, and help to provide the backup power in post-disaster reconstruction after earthquake.
‘We appreciateTrinaBEST’sassistance and their long term involvement in Japan’s community. Japan is an earthquake-prone country. TheseEnergy Storage Systems can solve our electricity problem when the grid is unstable and causes blackoutsduring earthquakes.’said Mr. Kinoshita,President of the Alumni Association of Kumamoto second high school.
TrinaHome-F6515Acan be used in areas where electricity is currently too expensive for occupants to use, or by people living in remote locations without electricity infrastructure.Japanese Electricity policy abides by the peak and off-peak price policy.The F6515Acan charge according to the preset time period, and battery discharge to provide energy to loads during other period.This time shifting working mode of F6515Ais ideal for Japan market. The F6515A can achieve peak load shifting and off-peak filling, reduces the user’s cost of electric energy therebyreducing the power grid reserve capacity effectively. It has important significance for improving the economic operation of the power grid via the entire social resources allocation level. The F6515Ais backed by 10year product-warranty with excellent customer service support.
“We were shocked when we learntof the earthquake inKumamoto. The immediate thoughts which strike our minds are the people of Kumamoto and their families” said Frank Qi, generalmanager of TrinaBEST.“Big earthquake always accompany with utility outage situation. We decide to ship 5 sets of TrinaHome F6515Aimmediately after hearing what happened in Kumamoto. It is ourhonorto provide some effort in helping students from Kumamoto Second high school.TrinaBEST’s growth has been supported by many communities across the globe and we are determined to give back to the community in a meaningful way.”