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sonnen_systems Opens North American Headquarters

sonnen_systems Opens North American Headquarters

October 11, 2011 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

sonnen_systems Inc., a global manufacturer of dual-axis tracking systems, is expanding its operations in North America. Customers in the U.S. will be supported from the new office and warehouse in Richmond, Calif., located close to downtown San Francisco. According to Mayor of Richmond Gayle McLaughlin, “sonnen_systems has done business inRead More

Molex: SolarSpec panel-mount DC connectors

Molex: SolarSpec panel-mount DC connectors

October 11, 2011 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Molex Inc. has further expanded its range of SolarSpec products with the development of pin (male) and socket (female) panel-mount DC connectors. SolarSpec panel-mount DC connectors, with internal locking and touch-proof design for superior safety, feature an innovative nut mechanism for simple assembly to the panel and a durable connectionRead More

AETI: 1,000-volt solar inverters

AETI: 1,000-volt solar inverters

October 11, 2011 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

Houston-based American Electric Technologies Inc. (AETI) today announced the introduction of two new models in its 1,000-volt, Integrated Solar Inversion Station (ISIS) product line. Utilizing the industry’s first 1.0 MW solar inverter architecture witness-tested to UL 1741 at 1,000 volts, the new 1.5 MW ISIS inversion system with the newRead More

Unirac: Improved ISYS ground mount

Unirac: Improved ISYS ground mount

October 11, 2011 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

Unirac Inc., North America’s leading provider of infrastructure for solar power systems, today announced the newest generation of its premier product for commercial installations, the ISYS Ground Mount racking system. Available now for order, ISYS Ground Mount (IGM) 2.0 is stronger, lighter and installs more quickly than its predecessor. Engineered to accommodateRead More

Solaria Receives 2011 Breakthrough Award

Solaria Receives 2011 Breakthrough Award

October 10, 2011 at 3:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Today, Popular Mechanics announced that Solaria Corporation, a solar module manufacturer, was honored as a winner at its annual Breakthrough Awards. Now in their seventh year, the Popular Mechanics breakthrough awards recognize leading individuals and products in the fields of technology, medicine, space exploration, automotive design, environmental engineering and more.Read More

Indium Corp.: No-Clean Liquid Tabbing Flux

Indium Corp.: No-Clean Liquid Tabbing Flux

October 10, 2011 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Indium Corp. will feature its family of PV Module Assembly Materials, including their industry-adopted GS-3434 No-Clean Liquid Tabbing Flux, at Solar Power International (SPI). While most fluxes used in the industry were developed for wave soldering applications, Indium Corp. specifically formulated GS-3434 for PV soldering applications. GS-3434 provides excellent bondRead More

Mayberry Goes Solar

Mayberry Goes Solar

October 10, 2011 at 1:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Mount Airy, N.C., the birthplace of Andy Griffith and the basis for his popular show’s town “Mayberry,” has gone solar. “Tens of thousands of people visit Mount Airy each year in search of a simpler time and place, but this is a city that is preserving the best of itsRead More

SunPower Aims to Begin Construction on 25-MW Farm Before End of Year

SunPower Aims to Begin Construction on 25-MW Farm Before End of Year

October 7, 2011 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

SunPower Corp. announced it expects to start construction on the 25-MW  McHenry Solar Farm in Modesto, Calif., before the end of the year. The solar PV power project received unanimous approval by the Stanislaus County planning commission on September 15, 2011. During construction, it is expected to create up to 144 construction jobs andRead More

SunDurance, Kyocera Complete Parking Canopy at the Univ. of Texas

SunDurance, Kyocera Complete Parking Canopy at the Univ. of Texas

October 7, 2011 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

SunDurance Energy and its project partners, Kyocera Solar and Solaire Generation, announced they have completed a 300 kW PV system for The University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center in downtown Dallas. This project has been chosen as the official “Technology Project Tour” for the upcoming Solar Power International ConferenceRead More

Renewvia Energy and PSE&G Cut Ribbon on 1.26-MW Solar Project

Renewvia Energy and PSE&G Cut Ribbon on 1.26-MW Solar Project

October 7, 2011 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

Renewvia Energy Corp., Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) and two Renewvia Energy partners cut the ribbon on a 1.26-MW solar system located at a state-of-the-art distribution center at the Northport Industrial Center in Elizabeth, N.J., Wednesday. It is Renewvia Energy’s largest project to date and its completion pushesRead More

 
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