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Astrum Solar to Install 1 MW of Home Solar Power in Massachusetts

Astrum Solar to Install 1 MW of Home Solar Power in Massachusetts

September 6, 2012 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Astrum Solar, the largest full-service residential solar provider headquartered in the eastern United States, is proud to announce it has reached more than 1 MW of contracted capacity as the preferred installer for six Massachusetts towns in the Solarize Mass program, which is a partnership between the Massachusetts Clean EnergyRead More

REC Solar Completes 5 Installations Across Florida

REC Solar Completes 5 Installations Across Florida

September 6, 2012 at 1:25 pm Comments are Disabled

REC Solar established itself among the top solar companies in Florida’s emerging solar market with work on five installations on IKEA and U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs (VA) Medical Center locations totaling nearly 5 MW. With ample sunshine, high-energy usage, and fast-falling solar prices, Florida is well positioned to becomeRead More

SOLON Introduces SOLquick Satisfaction Guarantee Program

SOLON Introduces SOLquick Satisfaction Guarantee Program

September 6, 2012 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

SOLON Corp., one of the largest providers of turnkey solar power plants and photovoltaic (PV) products in the United States, announced today the launch of the SOLquick Satisfaction Guarantee Program. This first-of-its-kind program provides another unique customer benefit for SOLON’s lightweight, award-winning SOLquick system for commercial rooftops. If customers areRead More

San Diego Zoo Unveils Solar Power Project

San Diego Zoo Unveils Solar Power Project

September 6, 2012 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Smart City San Diego and the San Diego Zoo announced they will install a solar photovoltaic canopy that will charge electric vehicles (EV) in the Zoo parking lot. Smart City San Diego is a collaboration that combines the resources of San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), City of San Diego, GE, UC San Diego and CleanTECH San Diego to drive projectsRead More

REFUsol, Ampt Partner on Increasing Solar Inverter Output for Cheaper

REFUsol, Ampt Partner on Increasing Solar Inverter Output for Cheaper

September 6, 2012 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

REFUsol Inc., a manufacturer of solar inverters, announced a partnership with Ampt to provide commercial and utility-scale inverters that lower photovoltaic (PV) system costs and maximize inverter output power to reduce the levelized cost of energy (LCOE). REFUsol’s inverters, used in conjunction with Ampt Power Converters functioning in Ampt Mode,Read More

General Motors Getting Tracking Solar Parking Canopy

General Motors Getting Tracking Solar Parking Canopy

September 6, 2012 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

Envision Solar International announced it has broken ground for the deployment of a Tracking Solar Tree with EnvisionTrak, Envision’s proprietary tracking solution, and SunCharge, a column integrated Electric Vehicle charging station, at General Motors’ Milford Proving Ground in Michigan. The patent pending, dual synchronous solar tracking system gives the arrayRead More

Principal Solar Acquires 3.5-MW Solar Power Project in Massachusetts

Principal Solar Acquires 3.5-MW Solar Power Project in Massachusetts

September 5, 2012 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Principal Solar Inc., a publicly traded solar energy holding company executing a unique roll-up strategy to create the world’s first distributed solar utility, today announced the acquisition of a 3.5-MW solar project slated for Andover, Mass., from SunGen and R&D Solar. Originally developed by Talmage Solar Engineering Inc. in Arundel,Read More

DuPont, D-SUN Collaborate on Standards for High Reliability Solar Modules

DuPont, D-SUN Collaborate on Standards for High Reliability Solar Modules

September 5, 2012 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions and Distributed Sun LLC (D-SUN) today announced they are collaborating to help drive increased adoption of solar energy through the D-SUN Distributed Solar Network.  Together the companies will advocate best practice specifications, promote data transparency and provide access to a comprehensive suite of analytical tools to benefitRead More

SunLink Achieves UL 2703 Certification for Mounting Systems

SunLink Achieves UL 2703 Certification for Mounting Systems

September 5, 2012 at 1:07 pm Comments are Disabled

SunLink Corp.’s complete line of roof and ground mount solar racking systems has been certified by ETL as conforming to the integrated grounding and bonding requirements of UL Subject 2703. This full-system certification means SunLink’s products require fewer grounding lugs than other mounting systems – one grounding lug per continuousRead More

Eaton Corp. to Install 1.5 MW of Solar Power at its Facilities

Eaton Corp. to Install 1.5 MW of Solar Power at its Facilities

September 5, 2012 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

Eaton Corporation and Tangent Energy Solutions today announced a collaboration to develop solar energy generation installations at Eaton’s facilities in Coraopolis and Vanport Township, Pa. The project will include a 1.3-MW ground mount solar array at Eaton’s Beaver facility and a 200-kW rooftop array in Coraopolis.  The array constructed atRead More