During SPI 2019, HPS will be exhibiting energy efficient VPI & Cast resin transformers, line reactors and transformer-inverter integrated demo. Booth #4720

SPI 2019 - Hammond Power Solutions

SPI Q&A with | Hammond Power Solutions

Tell us about your company.

For over a century, Hammond Power Solutions (HPS) has been an innovative leader in the manufacture of standard and engineered-to-order dry type transformers and reactors. Our extensive and durable line of VPI, Cast Resin transformers and reactors provide a complete solution for PV and Energy Storage applications. Leading edge engineering capabilities, high quality products, and responsive service have established HPS as a leader in the electrical industry. HPS offers the transformer and reactor products as well as application knowledge required in the expanding renewable energy market.


Your company will be exhibiting at SPI & ESI 2019, what is it that makes this an important event for your company?

SPI is attended by broad range of companies including many solar developers, product manufacturers, service provider and end users. It is a platform for HPS to demonstrate product solutions/applications to these communities for solar industries. It also gives us an opportunity to network,  share knowledge & experience and to learn from different industries exhibiting at the show.


What makes your booth a must visit for SPI & ESI 2019 Attendees?

During SPI 2019, HPS will be exhibiting energy efficient VPI & Cast resin transformers, line reactors and transformer-inverter integrated demo. Attendees can learn various transformer technologies and applications for solar industries. HPS transformer experts will be at the booth to assist with any of the magnetics related queries/challenges.


SPI & ESI 2019 has many educational sessions, forums & Demo’s, is your company involved in any of them this year?

HPS will be presenting a Poster Presentation on Grounding Magnetics for Solar Installations on September 24th at 5pm in Booth # 4680. 


When you get a chance to walk the exhibit hall floor yourself, what is it you will be most interested to see?  Any educational sessions, pavilions etc. you plan on attending?

HPS is most interested in new technologies and system design principles for utility scale installations that combine both solar and energy storage technologies. 


Energy Storage is undertaking rapid advancements and growth.  Give us an idea on how your company and product is being utilized now for energy storage. 

As a manufacturer of transformers and reactors, HPS’ products will be used to tie energy storage devices to the grid.  Reactor and transformers are also integral components for the electronics which both charge and distribute power from the energy storage devices. 


Give us your thoughts on what the future holds for energy storage. 

Energy storage is the next step in a growing worldwide renewables market to provide power when renewable sources such as solar are not available.  We see large market opportunities in the next few years due to market demand and new technologies coming to market. 


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Hammond Power Solutions

Hammond Power Solutions

HPS is one of the largest manufacturer of dry-type transformers in North America. We engineer and manufacture a wide range of standard and custom transformers that are exported globally in electrical equipment and systems. We support solid industries such as oil and gas, mining, steel, waste and water treatment, commercial construction, data centers and wind power generation. HPS leads the industry in these markets through its technical design strength, breadth of product, and manufacturing capabilities, making HPS a stronger company both fundamentally and financially.

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