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BASF, SoloPower Systems debut solar-integrated roofing system

BASF, SoloPower Systems debut solar-integrated roofing system

October 5, 2017 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

The next contender in the solar-integrated roofing race: BASF and SoloPower Systems are launching a “multi-layered roofing system” that combines energy efficiency, power generation, waterproofing and water harvesting. The companies say the seamless multi-layered roofing system can be up to 60% lighter than conventional roofs due to its unique light weight construction materials throughoutRead More

Commercial building PV transformation? Here are two new solar glass solutions getting buzz

Commercial building PV transformation? Here are two new solar glass solutions getting buzz

September 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Endorsed by leading glass and fabrication companies including Pilkington, AGC, and Walters & Wolf, Solaria is ready to roll out its PowerVision product, which could transform building facades, skylights, canopies and other structural components into power-generating assets. At the same time, SolarWindow Technologies, developer of electricity-generating windows for tall towersRead More

Solaria BIPV technology now available through CleanFund Commercial PACE financing

Solaria BIPV technology now available through CleanFund Commercial PACE financing

June 14, 2017 at 6:27 am Comments are Disabled

Builiding Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) just got a little more affordable. CleanFund Commercial PACE Capital, formed a financing partnership with Solaria Corp. to offer long-term financing for its building skin technology. By providing commercial building owners access to Solaria’s customizable product line, along with the benefits and flexibility of C-PACE financing, thisRead More

SolarWindow’s electricity-generating glass achieves processing breakthrough

SolarWindow’s electricity-generating glass achieves processing breakthrough

May 22, 2017 at 8:43 am Comments are Disabled

SolarWindow Technologies announced today that its transparent electricity-generating glass has been successfully processed through the rigorous autoclave system for window glass lamination at a commercial window fabricator. Layered with SolarWindow electricity-generating liquid coatings, glass modules were subjected to the extremely high heat and pressure of autoclave equipment located at theRead More

Details on LA Solar’s new solar-ready roofing program

Details on LA Solar’s new solar-ready roofing program

February 14, 2017 at 9:14 am Comments are Disabled

As we enter the 2017 energy market, solar integrated roofing will become a very popular option toward virtually any roofing project, as we noted here. Builders are now including solar ready roofing to their construction projects to meet building measures required by the State of California. With trends in solarRead More

Report: Building-integrated PV to hit $4.3 billion by 2021

Report: Building-integrated PV to hit $4.3 billion by 2021

December 12, 2016 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

Don’t call it a comeback because it’s been here for years. According to the “Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV): Technologies and Global Markets”report, the global market for BIPV technologies will grow from $2.4 billion in 2016 to $4.3 billion by 2021 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.2% for theRead More

SunTegra partners with Northeast construction company to spread solar shingle installs

SunTegra partners with Northeast construction company to spread solar shingle installs

December 7, 2016 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

SunTegra (formerly known as Integrated Solar Technology or IST), an original provider of integrated solar roof systems, is partnering with Moonworks, a Rhode Island-based construction company that specializes in gutter helmet, roofing, windows and solar. Through this partnership, Moonworks will begin offering SunTegra Shingle and Tile products to its customers. Moonworks hasRead More

WATCH: Elon Musk explains SolarCity’s new solar roof product line

WATCH: Elon Musk explains SolarCity’s new solar roof product line

October 31, 2016 at 9:25 am 3 comments

In the back lot of Universal Studios Hollywood, Elon Musk took to the stage to debut his latest bet on the future — the solar roof. This is an idea of the future based on a technology that originally hit the scene in 2005, but the Solar City/Tesla architect believesRead More

SunTegra looks to ramp up its solar roof sales, hires new director

SunTegra looks to ramp up its solar roof sales, hires new director

September 30, 2016 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

Elon Musk’s solar-roof proclamation during a SolarCity earnings call has renewed interest at-large in the idea, but the concept is definitely not new. SunTegra, one such provider of integrated solar roof systems, is looking to expand its sales efforts, hiring Mark Paille as Director of Sales. Previously, Paille led NortheastRead More

Solaria partners with Asahi on new building-integrated PV solution

Solaria partners with Asahi on new building-integrated PV solution

June 27, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Asahi Glass Company (AGC), a manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, and Solaria Corp., a global provider of solar module technologies, have formed a strategic partnership to bring an AGC Sudare powered-by-Solaria, building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) solution to the market. As part of AGC Solar’s commitment to ‘empowering solar efficiency’ theRead More