CleanSpark Inc. accepted at San Diego Regional Energy Innovation Network accelerator

Written By: Stratton Report
April 18, 2017


On April 18, CleanSpark, Inc., a microgrid company that is combining a gasifier along with software and controls for DER management systems, announced it had been accepted to the San Diego Regional Energy Innovation Network, an accelerator program.

According to CleanSpark, SDREIN received a $5 million grant from the California Energy Commission to serve start-ups working on energy-efficiency technology, renewable energy, energy storage and smart metering / smart grid technology and other energy services.

Matthew Schultz, Chief Executive Officer of CleanSpark, Inc. observed:

With this new funding, we have the opportunity to expand our work to support the complex energy needs in the region and further refine the performance of our cloud-based energy platform.

CleanSpark noted it was one of 10 companies selected to participate in the program and intends to use the funds for pilot programs and partnerships with national laboratories to verify performance of its flex Power System™, an integrated microgrid control platform that is intended to integrate energy generation with energy storage devices and controls facility loads.