Art of the Possible IOT Data Interoperability for Climate Change Contest will Award Solar Data Exchange Ideas

 Have a great idea? Then show us your brilliance! If you have a great idea for solar data exchange, share it and get a reward. There are 25 awards for $1,000 each in the IOT Data Interoperability for Climate Change Contest. The objective of this contest is to promote open data standards and enable data interoperability by contributing towards widely adopted and implemented data exchange capabilities between multi-industry stakeholders. Show us your ideas and the art of the possible while also helping us to depict standard ways of sharing solar data. Click here for details. Winners will be announced at the SGIP 2016 Grid Modernization Summit, Tuesday, November 8th at the Awards Dinner.  Prize money is courtesy of Wells Fargo.

To participate, create a simple application that can demonstrate the use of data from the IECRE 61724 Solar System Performance Data Set as well as a contractor work on hand report used for Solar Development. Click here to see the contest website with all the details. Good luck!

  • Submissions due for entrants to apply: September 11, 2016
  • Announcement for selected entrants: September 14, 2016 at Solar Power International
  • Final submissions due: October 31, 2016

Winners announced: November 8th at the SGIP 2016 Grid Modernization Summit.