Post Tagged with: "Roof Tech"

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We look at the pros and cons of rail and rail-less PV mounting systems

May 30, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

Should you go with a rail or rail-less PV mounting system on your next installation? Depending on who you ask, you will get strong opinions for both. I liken the choice to dieting. Don’t eat meat! Actually, don’t eat carbs! No, it’s sugar that’s the killer! Milk is bad! YouRead More

Distributor point of view: Border States discusses benefits of Roof Tech’s rail-less system

Distributor point of view: Border States discusses benefits of Roof Tech’s rail-less system

February 23, 2017 at 8:20 am Comments are Disabled

As product manager for clean energy products for Border State’s southeast region, Jim Woods is the appointed champion for growing the company’s solar business. During his 17 years with Shealy Electrical Wholesalers before its 2016 merger with Border States, Woods had gained considerable experience working with residential and commercial solarRead More

Installer Insight: Creative Solar talks about rail-less mounting with Roof Tech

Installer Insight: Creative Solar talks about rail-less mounting with Roof Tech

January 11, 2017 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

The residential PV market has been growing rapidly in the regions served by Creative Solar USA, located in Kennesaw, Ga., a trend the company expects to continue. “In 2016 alone, we installed more than 400 kW in South Carolina,” said Russell Seifert, founder and chief executive officer of Creative SolarRead More

Case study of Roof Tech rail-less mounting staying strong through hurricane season

Case study of Roof Tech rail-less mounting staying strong through hurricane season

December 20, 2016 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

Solarize Financial was founded in late 2014 and operates from its headquarters in Mount Pleasant, S.C., just outside Charleston. After working with a nationwide solar provider for many years, Petersen believed he could provide a more individualized experience for customers ready to make this important lifestyle change. Today, Solarize servesRead 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

SPI Preview: Eight innovations for rooftop mounting at SPI

SPI Preview: Eight innovations for rooftop mounting at SPI

September 6, 2016 at 8:00 am 1 comment

Advanced Racking (booth W1113) specializes in the design, manufacturing and sale of PV mounting systems for all types of roof tops and will be debuting a new solution at SPI — the Total Roof Platform (TRP) — that they say is the first system to standardize rooftop mounting hardware. TRPRead More

Rooftop mounting in Minnesota: Local installer discusses the switch to E Mount AIR

Rooftop mounting in Minnesota: Local installer discusses the switch to E Mount AIR

August 30, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  When solar enthusiast Jeff Schocka Conger started his own company in La Crosse, Wis., a sluggish market forced him to close up shop less than a year later. But when one door closes, another opens.  “The political climate means there’s not much incentive for solar in Wisconsin,” he explained.Read More

Green Seal Environmental’s VP discusses using Roof Tech’s E Mount Air

Green Seal Environmental’s VP discusses using Roof Tech’s E Mount Air

July 18, 2016 at 2:37 pm Comments are Disabled

When Ryan Potter, Vice President of Renewable Energy Services for Green Seal Environmental, first saw Roof Tech’s products at the PV America tradeshow in Boston in February 2016, he knew he had found something that worked for his business. “I had been searching for a mounting solution to serve asRead More

2016 Solar Mounting/Racking Guide: Product Showcase

2016 Solar Mounting/Racking Guide: Product Showcase

June 6, 2016 at 10:30 am 5 comments

Most of you may have learned that the earth is not flat. Which is too bad, really. If it was flat, we’d just place PV panels all over it and call it a day. Our Mounting Guide would certainly be a lot less interesting. But no, of course it isn’t flat.Read More

Experts share tips for mounting on composition shingle, tile, slate and metal residential roofs

Mounting by roof type: Experts share tips for all residential solar installs

May 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

Before mounting a PV array on any residential roof, Jolene Ciosek, marketing for EcoFasten Solar, says it’s critical to inspect the homeowner’s roof. In addition to evaluating the structure of the building and the roof, check the age and type of roof in order to determine the correct steps neededRead More

 
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