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How are solar trackers holding up in hurricane season? NEXTracker sends an update

How are solar trackers holding up in hurricane season? NEXTracker sends an update

October 18, 2016 at 1:03 pm 1 comment

Hurricane season is never a fun time for those in the danger zones, but this year has been especially dangerous. And where there is extreme weather, there are challenges posed to solar systems. The highest quality mounting systems are tested to overcome these extreme conditions. Here is one feature from our archivesRead More

EFS Energy discusses move from railed mounting to railless with Roof Tech’s E Mount Air

EFS Energy discusses move from railed mounting to railless with Roof Tech’s E Mount Air

October 13, 2016 at 1:15 pm Comments are Disabled

EFS Energy was founded in 2011 by Paul McKnight, Owner and Chief Executive Officer, with a mission to “Put the Earth First in Solar”. The company serves homeowners and businesses with solar energy services and solutions, LED lighting upgrades and home energy performance audits. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, EFSRead More

Iowa’s largest utility-scale solar project installed with Solar FlexRack’s G3 Fixed Tilt system

Iowa’s largest utility-scale solar project installed with Solar FlexRack’s G3 Fixed Tilt system

October 11, 2016 at 4:26 pm Comments are Disabled

The largest utility-scale solar power generation project in Iowa, a 2.3-MW plant (the largest of the series, which will include five systems and total 5.5 MW) was just installed using Solar FlexRack’s G3 Fixed Tilt system. When completed, the five solar electric plants will reduce over 5 million tons of carbon emissionsRead More

GameChange Solar’s Grid-Lite roof mount system gets DSA approval

GameChange Solar’s Grid-Lite roof mount system gets DSA approval

October 10, 2016 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

GameChange Solar says that its Grid-Lite Roof System was the first ballasted roof system to obtain DSA approval for an entirely ballasted rooftop solar array. The system is for a college building installation in Tustin, Calif. Scott Van Pelt, Sr. Director of Engineering, explains it like this: “The advanced design of theRead More

Sneak peek of a crazy new rooftop (and highway) solar solution from Bolymedia

Sneak peek of a crazy new rooftop (and highway) solar solution from Bolymedia

September 28, 2016 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Bolymedia Holdings Co. Ltd., a global high-tech company headquartered in Silicon Valley, is debuting an interesting new system at the Chinese Renewable Energy Conference Nov. 3, 2016 in Wuxi, China —  the BolySolar Roof. In the diagram, the BolySolar Roof shows two application scenarios: one for buildings and the other for highways. TheRead More

PHP Systems jumps into solar with new PV mounting system

PHP Systems jumps into solar with new PV mounting system

September 26, 2016 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

PHP Systems/Design (PHP), designer and manufacturer of high-performance rooftop pipe and equipment support systems, has added a solar panel mounting system to their comprehensive line of rooftop support system products this Fall to meet market demands and further ongoing commitment to sustainable building practices. According to data from the SolarRead More

SnapNrack hits 1 GW milestone in residential solar space

SnapNrack hits 1 GW milestone in residential solar space

September 22, 2016 at 9:07 am Comments are Disabled

SnapNrack, a manufacturer of solar panel mounting solutions, officially eclipsed the 1 GW mark for total deployed solar mounting systems — a pretty big achievement in the residential side of the industry. This major milestone highlights eight years and more than 150,000 installations worth of knowledge and experience that SnapNrack hasRead More

Boviet Solar modules now available with built-in Spice Solar Racking technology

Boviet Solar modules now available with built-in Spice Solar Racking technology

September 14, 2016 at 8:37 am Comments are Disabled

At Solar Power International, Boviet Solar USA and Spice Solar are demonstrating an integration between the two companies — Boviet Solar Modules that incorporate Spice Solar Built-In Racking technology. The goal here is to make the installation of rooftop solar arrays faster and less expensive. The new Boviet Solar USA 60-cell monocrystallineRead More

SolaTrim expands Canadian distribution through EECOL Electric

SolaTrim expands Canadian distribution through EECOL Electric

September 8, 2016 at 1:38 pm Comments are Disabled

SolaTrim LLC, innovators in protective barriers that beautify and safeguard residential solar systems, has reached agreement with EECOL Electric headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, as part of SolaTrim’s expanding network of Canadian distributors. EECOL, a subsidiary of Wesco International, Inc., will be offering SolaTrim’s solar panel protection system to residentialRead More

Next-gen ground-mount solution from RBI Solar makes its debut

Next-gen ground-mount solution from RBI Solar makes its debut

September 8, 2016 at 1:16 pm Comments are Disabled

RBI Solar recently unveiled its latest solar racking system, the RBI Solar next generation ground mount solution, after it achieved ETL Classification from Intertek to UL Standard 2703. This new model underwent a rigorous testing regimen for bonding and grounding to pass the UL 2703 Standard, which became effective onRead More