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Schneider Electric Earns SEIA Award

Schneider Electric Earns SEIA Award

October 20, 2011 at 2:25 pm Comments are Disabled

At an event held during Solar Power International 2011, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) presented a Solar Champion Award in the Manufacturer category to Schneider Electric for its 1-MW dual voltage solar farm in Smyrna, Tenn. SEIA, the national trade association of the United States solar energy industry, madeRead More

Molex: SolarSpec DC Connectors

Molex: SolarSpec DC Connectors

October 20, 2011 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Molex Inc. augments its SolarSpec portfolio of products with the introduction of rugged, IP67-sealed SolarSpec DC Connectors that are designed for direct connection to solar junction boxes, field installations and PV grid wiring. Offering exceptional efficiency, the contact resistance of the SolarSpec DC Connector is <0.5 milliohms. The contact canRead More

Switchgear Solution to Reduce Solar Plant Installation Time

Switchgear Solution to Reduce Solar Plant Installation Time

October 20, 2011 at 2:18 pm Comments are Disabled

S&C Electric Company, a global leader in renewable energy integration, introduced a switchgear solutions package to help solar plants reduce plant installation time and standardize plant designs. The standardized engineering services and switchgear package for the interconnection substation is ideal for solar plants up to 35 MW. With this solution,Read More

Siemens Sinvert Inverters Used in New Facility

Siemens Sinvert Inverters Used in New Facility

October 20, 2011 at 2:08 pm 1 comment

Siemens Industry announced this week it has added another megawatt of solar power to its portfolio as Granite Construction Company (GCC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Granite Construction Inc. , recently commissioned one of the nation’s first solar-powered aggregate and hot-mix facilities located in Coalinga, Calif. GCC is using Siemens’Read More

SunLink: Core RMS roof mount system

SunLink: Core RMS roof mount system

October 20, 2011 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

SunLink Corporation today released Core RMS — the newest addition to the company’s trusted solar roof mount product line. Core RMS features a sturdy grid assembly that provides superior strength and load distribution for framed or laminate solar projects of 10 degrees or less. The system is both simple to install andRead More

SunLink: HomeRun Combiner Boxes

SunLink: HomeRun Combiner Boxes

October 20, 2011 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

SunLink Corporation announced the next generation of its HomeRun combiner box family. Proven on more than 100 MW of installations across North America, the HomeRun line has now been expanded to include features such as bulkhead connectors, disconnect switches and monitoring to facilitate solar installations of any size or design.Read More

SunWize Appoints New CEO

SunWize Appoints New CEO

October 20, 2011 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

SunWize Technologies Inc. has appointed Scott Tonn as chief executive officer, and has elected him to the company’s board of directors. Tonn replaces David Kulik as the CEO of SunWize. “I am delighted to announce Scott Tonn as the new CEO. He joins us during a time of fast changingRead More

eIQ Energy Enables Largest-Ever Solar System with Distributed Electronics

eIQ Energy Enables Largest-Ever Solar System with Distributed Electronics

October 14, 2011 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

eIQ Energy Inc. announced today that Granite Construction Inc. has commissioned a new 1.2-MW solar system at Granite’s aggregate and hot mix facility in Coalinga, Calif. The PV array – which includes eIQ Energy’s vBoost DC Parallel System – is believed to be the largest completed solar electric generating systemRead More

SunPeak Solar Chooses Schneider Electric PV Boxes for 23-MW Farm

SunPeak Solar Chooses Schneider Electric PV Boxes for 23-MW Farm

October 14, 2011 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

  Schneider Electric has been selected by SunPeak Solar LLC, a privately-owned solar energy project developer, to supply 25 solar power conversion substations (known as a PV Box) for the 23 MW IVSC-1 solar power plant in Niland, Calif. The Schneider Electric PV Box is a pre-wired equipment package specificallyRead More

Signal Energy Completes Construction on 10.8-MW Solar Farm

Signal Energy Completes Construction on 10.8-MW Solar Farm

October 13, 2011 at 2:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Signal Energy LLC, a design/build general contractor to the North American renewable energy industry, completed construction on a 10.8-MW solar farm, part of a major solar project in New Mexico that includes tracking technology to maximize electricity generated from the sun.  The solar plant was deployed and will be maintainedRead More

 
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