Post Tagged with: "O&M"

First Solar to provide warranty service for Power Electronics inverters

First Solar to provide warranty service for Power Electronics inverters

January 10, 2018 at 8:32 am 0 comments

First Solar and Power Electronics have finalized an agreement to utilize First Solar’s PV Operations & Maintenance (O&M) team to provide Power Electronics warranty service on inverters installed throughout the United States. This unique relationship enables tangible owner value by reducing response time and repair time. The arrangement allows PowerRead More

Check out this solar panel soiling measurement tool from Kipp and Zonen

Check out this solar panel soiling measurement tool from Kipp and Zonen

January 8, 2018 at 11:26 am 0 comments

Soiling of the panel glass is one of the major problems in the rapidly expanding solar energy market, with the attendant loss of efficiency and reduction in performance ratios. Now, there’s a new, simple and very cost-effective alternative. Based on Kipp & Zonen’s unique Optical Soiling Measurement (OSM) technology, DustIQRead More

Utopus Insights just released 5 tools for monitoring, analyzing your solar portfolio

Utopus Insights just released 5 tools for monitoring, analyzing your solar portfolio

December 20, 2017 at 10:48 am 0 comments

Utopus Insights, an energy analytics software company, announces the release of five powerful software tools for renewable generation producers, operators, OEMs, T&D utilities, ISOs/RTOs and other energy companies to solve their toughest analytics challenges with accurate, timely information at a low cost. The Utopus Insights product families are modular, integrated and offeredRead More

MaxGen Energy Services tops list of solar O&M providers in the U.S.

MaxGen Energy Services tops list of solar O&M providers in the U.S.

December 7, 2017 at 9:35 am 0 comments

MaxGen Energy Services, an independent solar operations and maintenance (O&M) company, now ranks as the No.1 independent O&M service provider in North America / U.S., and the No. 2 O&M service provider globally, according to the newly released GTM Research and SOLICHAMBA report, “Global Solar PV O&M 2017-2022; Markets, ServicesRead More

Alencon’s SPOT X2 DC-to-DC optimizer can boost utility-scale PV plant performance.

Close the Gap: How to revive lagging large-scale PV project performance

December 4, 2017 at 10:46 am 0 comments

A completed PV project is like a splashy free agent sports signing. Everyone is all pumped up at the ribbon cutting or press conference, but if it underperforms and misses expectations, that goodwill is gone. Live up to that contract or get booed. In a world where new utility-scale projectsRead More

Keep Watch: How the PV monitoring landscape is evolving

Keep Watch: How the PV monitoring landscape is evolving

September 21, 2017 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

Monitoring systems have become an integral and ubiquitous component to any well-functioning PV project for years now. As the industry has matured, monitoring ecosystems have evolved from OEM-provided, HMI-style interfaces reminiscent of traditional Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems to modern web apps slinging the latest tech buzzwords. However,Read More

Infiswift wants to update solar performance management with swiftPV IoT solution

Infiswift wants to update solar performance management with swiftPV IoT solution

September 7, 2017 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

At Solar Power International, infiswift, an enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) platform leader, is launching swiftPV, which leverages IoT technology to change how the solar industry uses data to optimize the performance of PV systems. The suite of products and services allows PV power plant owners and operators to connect diverse PVRead More

DOE prioritizes solar power plant performance with Power Factors funding

DOE prioritizes solar power plant performance with Power Factors funding

July 20, 2017 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Power Factors, a provider for monitoring, managing, and optimizing renewable energy assets, was selected as the recipient of an award by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SunShot Initiative. Power Factors will leverage these funds to accelerate its research and development in producing actionable insights through the characterization of PVRead More

SMA and Cypress Creek enter into 10-year Master Service Agreement

SMA and Cypress Creek enter into 10-year Master Service Agreement

July 17, 2017 at 12:59 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA America recently signed a 10-year Master Services agreement with Cypress Creek Renewables, under which it will perform inverter preventive maintenance services for a portfolio of projects, primarily located in North Carolina. Cypress Creek is a leading solar development company. Working in close partnership with local communities, Cypress Creek develops,Read More

New commercial PV monitoring gateway: AlsoEnergy Powerlogger 1000

New commercial PV monitoring gateway: AlsoEnergy Powerlogger 1000

May 16, 2017 at 8:02 am Comments are Disabled

AlsoEnergy introduced a new standard gateway for their Commercial PV Monitoring Solution: the PowerLogger 1000. This interactive datalogger introduces a range of practical and time-saving benefits relative to other gateway devices in the PV marketplace. The PowerLogger 1000 adds a rugged interactive touch screen LCD display. This innovation allows workersRead More