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Schletter Group debuts next-gen fixed tilt ground-mount racking system, G-Max

Schletter Group debuts next-gen fixed tilt ground-mount racking system, G-Max

March 16, 2017 at 8:28 am 1 comment

Schletter Group is introducing G-Max — the company’s next generation fixed-tilt, solar ground-mount racking system. What’s cool about it? According to Schletter, noteworthy cost benefits of the steel ground-mount product include increased adjustment capability in the field, increased spans between foundations, standardization and reduction of hardware, and lower costs acrossRead More

Hollaender’s Speed-Rail brand solar pipe rack fittings are now UL 2703 approved

Hollaender’s Speed-Rail brand solar pipe rack fittings are now UL 2703 approved

March 16, 2017 at 7:27 am Comments are Disabled

Hollaender Manufacturing, manufacturer of Speed-Rail brand solar pipe rack fittings, has received UL 2703 Recognized Component Approval under Intertek ETL mark No. 5006508. UL 2703 is solar industry standard covering rack mounting systems, mounting grounding/bonding components, and clamping/retention devices for specific flat-plate photovoltaic modules and panels that comply with theRead More

Schletter Group completes three solar projects in the Dominican Republic

Schletter Group completes three solar projects in the Dominican Republic

March 7, 2017 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

The Schletter Group has completed three further solar projects in the Dominican Republic: in collaboration with the market leading local project developer Trace Solar SRL, Schletter installed three ground-mounted plants with a total capacity of more than 2.2 MWp. The largest solar power plant in the entire Caribbean region hadRead More

Solar tracker companies merge: Grupo Clavijo, MFV Solar team up

Solar tracker companies merge: Grupo Clavijo, MFV Solar team up

March 6, 2017 at 8:05 am Comments are Disabled

Grupo Clavijo and MFV Solar are joining forces to become one of the largest photovoltaic solar trackers in the game. The Spanish companies Grupo Clavijo and MFV Solar, with the support of the Q-Growth Fund, have reached a merger agreement to form NCLAVE, the new name of this partnership, and areRead More

Three Department of Defense projects in Florida go with SunLink racking

Three Department of Defense projects in Florida go with SunLink racking

February 24, 2017 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

SunLink Corp. was selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy to supply its GeoPro fixed tilt solution in connection with a 165 MW portfolio of solar ground mount projects located in the panhandle of Florida. Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, is constructing the three projects on Department of Defense property as partRead More

Distributor point of view: Border States discusses benefits of Roof Tech’s rail-less system

Distributor point of view: Border States discusses benefits of Roof Tech’s rail-less system

February 23, 2017 at 8:20 am Comments are Disabled

As product manager for clean energy products for Border State’s southeast region, Jim Woods is the appointed champion for growing the company’s solar business. During his 17 years with Shealy Electrical Wholesalers before its 2016 merger with Border States, Woods had gained considerable experience working with residential and commercial solarRead More

Michigan’s largest solar power plant installed with Solar FlexRack fixed-tilt racking

Michigan’s largest solar power plant installed with Solar FlexRack fixed-tilt racking

January 31, 2017 at 12:25 pm 1 comment

The G3-X smart fixed-tilt racking product from Solar FlexRack was just installed in the largest solar power generation project in Michigan. Recognized for its adaptability, speed and ease of installation, Solar FlexRack says its G3-X racking system reduces labor time and overall solar project costs. Solar FlexRack, is a division of NorthernRead More

Array Technologies expands its tracker business into the Middle East

Array Technologies expands its tracker business into the Middle East

January 25, 2017 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

Array Technologies, Inc. (ATI) is expanding to the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey (MENAT) region. ATI continues to expand its leadership in this emerging solar tracking market by securing multiple utility-scale projects and opening a new office in Abu Dhabi. The company has also received an innovation award courtesyRead More

IronRidge debuts new composition shingle solar roof attachment

IronRidge debuts new composition shingle solar roof attachment

January 20, 2017 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

IronRidge, Inc., a manufacturer of solar mounting products, just debuted a new roof attachment, FlashFoot2, that is designed and certified for composition shingle roofs. Flash-Foot2 incorporates a range of unique features to enhance water protection and streamline installation compared to competing products. “We set out to build upon the strength andRead More

Some solar carport install cost basics from RBI Solar

Some solar carport install cost basics from RBI Solar

January 12, 2017 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

Whether you’re looking to maximize your parking lot, make a visible commitment to sustainability, or take advantage of local clean energy incentives, your carport options are as varied as the reasons for going solar. As mentioned in our Park-onomics feature, your preferences and needs will determine how your structure looks andRead More

 
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