Today's Power Inc. Executes Exclusive Distribution Agreement With tenKsolar Inc
Today's Power, Inc. (TPI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc. (AECI) was recently formed to provide renewable energy solutions, energy efficiency programs, and emergency backup generators for large commercial, industrial or utility customers.
According to Michael Henderson, president of TPI, the company has executed an exclusive distribution agreement to promote and sell tenKsolar products in Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Missouri. TPI is an authorized distributor and installer for tenKsolar photovoltaic systems.
The exclusive distribution agreement will allow TPI to provide solar equipment and installation services throughout AECI's traditional service footprint. "TPI allows the customers in the six state area to do business with a company they can trust," said Henderson. "For years, large scale solar projects were cost -prohibitive. However, the economics for solar power continue to improve and become more attractive for entities that want to invest in the technology. We believe developing a mix of energy resources is smart strategic planning for our customers."
Joel Cannon, CEO of tenKsolar, Inc. said, "This partnership with TPI will provide a distribution footprint into the mid-south for our tenKsolar Reflect and Duo photovoltaic systems."
TPI was formed to provide cost-effective, state-of-the-art products in solar generation technology and other energy management options. "We examined many solar products and found the tenKsolar technology to be more productive and efficient, as well as being better-suited for community solar, commercial and utility-scale solar energy projects," Henderson said.
"TPI's access to the electric industry expertise of AECI employees give our customers a unique added benefit in purchasing solar equipment and installation service from us," he said.
About Today's Power Inc.
Today's Power, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc. (AECI), a Little Rock-based utility service cooperative owned by 17 Arkansas electric distribution cooperatives. AECI provides full line hardware to the utility sector, vendor managed inventory services, utility construction services, vegetation management services, high voltage testing and safety services, and is one of the nation's largest manufacturers of micro, single phase and three phase transformers through its ERMCO brand.
tenKsolar designs, manufactures and markets high efficiency and highly reliable photovoltaic solutions based on its proprietary technology. tenKsolar offers turnkey commercial rooftop solar PV arrays providing the solar industry's lowest energy costs, low-voltage safety and low installation cost. Founded in 2008, tenKsolar is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn.