Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

March 8, 2021

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, announced its Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, adding value to a facility’s infrastructure through power quality, resiliency, cost reduction, carbon minimization and grid market transaction participation. At the core of the Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, Russelectric’s transfer switches, switchgear, and power controllers provide hardware, data, and controlRead More

Source Renewables planning two community solar projects on former Buffalo, New York landfill

Source Renewables planning two community solar projects on former Buffalo, New York landfill

March 5, 2021

New York solar developer Source Renewables announced plans to develop two community solar projects on the Marilla Street Landfill in South Buffalo. Source Renewables has submitted an application for rezoning with the City of Buffalo to rezone the Marilla Street Landfill property to a distributed generation solar farm, which would consist ofRead More

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

March 8, 2021

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, announced its Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, adding value to a facility’s infrastructure through power quality, resiliency, cost reduction, carbon minimization and grid market transaction participation. At the core of the Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, Russelectric’s transfer switches, switchgear, and power controllers provide hardware, data, and controlRead More

You down with VPPs? How the virtual power plant movement is going so far

You down with VPPs? How the virtual power plant movement is going so far

March 5, 2021

As has been the case with many good science fiction inventions of the last century, we are finally getting around to building virtual power plants (VPPs), or a software-and-wire linked network of small residential and commercial electricity generators, that together resemble a multimillion-dollar utility power plant. While the wires linkingRead More

Nexamp secures $440 million for community solar portfolio of nearly 100 projects

Nexamp secures $440 million for community solar portfolio of nearly 100 projects

March 8, 2021

Nexamp has emerged as the largest owner-operator of community solar assets across the sector’s fastest growing markets, and a financing deal announced today hammers this home: Nexamp Inc. closed a $440 million senior secured credit facility for a 380-MW portfolio of solar and energy storage assets, the largest debt financing ofRead More

 
SunModo debuts SMR, a new lightweight, rail-based rooftop racking system

SunModo debuts SMR, a new lightweight, rail-based rooftop racking system

February 26, 2021

Finding the right mounting system to reduce cost without sacrificing performance and speed is one of a solar installer’s top priorities. After many years of gathering feedback from installers, SunModo is introducing SMR, its newest solar racking innovation for roof mounting systems. “We are excited with the early response toRead More

Buyer Beware Webinar: Lessons Learned from Inverter Testing

Buyer Beware Webinar: Lessons Learned from Inverter Testing

March 8, 2021

Register here Tue, Apr 6, 2021 2 p.m. EDT Can you trust an inverter datasheet? Results from independent testing show that datasheets can mislead buyers: reported efficiency may be impossible to achieve in real-world conditions, and certifications do not guarantee safe operation. With independent testing, inverter buyers and system ownersRead More

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

March 8, 2021

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, announced its Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, adding value to a facility’s infrastructure through power quality, resiliency, cost reduction, carbon minimization and grid market transaction participation. At the core of the Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, Russelectric’s transfer switches, switchgear, and power controllers provide hardware, data, and controlRead More

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Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

March 8, 2021 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, announced its Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, adding value to a facility’s infrastructure through power quality, resiliency, cost reduction, carbon minimization and grid market transaction participation. At the core of the Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, Russelectric’s transfer switches, switchgear, and power controllers provide hardware, data, and controlRead More

Buyer Beware Webinar: Lessons Learned from Inverter Testing

Buyer Beware Webinar: Lessons Learned from Inverter Testing

March 8, 2021 at 3:38 pm 0 comments

Register here Tue, Apr 6, 2021 2 p.m. EDT Can you trust an inverter datasheet? Results from independent testing show that datasheets can mislead buyers: reported efficiency may be impossible to achieve in real-world conditions, and certifications do not guarantee safe operation. With independent testing, inverter buyers and system ownersRead More

Solar Support debuts end-of-warranty solar plant and equipment assessment service

Solar Support debuts end-of-warranty solar plant and equipment assessment service

March 8, 2021 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

Solar Support, a specialized engineering company with a broad portfolio of reliability solutions, now offers independent plant and equipment end-of-warranty assessment services for utility-PV asset owners. The services include onsite review of system and equipment performance as well as detailed documentation owners can use to secure support before EPC andRead More

Global PV on track to lose $14.5 billion a year in fixable issues by 2024 says Raycatch report

Global PV on track to lose $14.5 billion a year in fixable issues by 2024 says Raycatch report

March 8, 2021 at 11:44 am 0 comments

Raycatch, a start-up that has developed an AI-driven digital asset management system of solar PV assets, analyzed raw data derived from 75 geographically diverse utility-scale solar plants with a total capacity of 1.2 GW, and its findings are fairly startling: • 65% of the plants have disconnected strings, 55% have invertersRead More

Time to revisit standalone solutions to solve rapid shutdown system design

Time to revisit standalone solutions to solve rapid shutdown system design

March 8, 2021 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Rapid shutdown probably feels like old news at this point, but the product market is just now hitting its stride. Initially, the NEC 2017 and 2020 code changes directly favored the technology of certain module-level power electronic brands, and early versions of inverter-agnostic rapid shutdown devices that paired with stringRead More

How JinkoSolar faired in a national assessment of PV Modules Testing Accuracy

How JinkoSolar faired in a national assessment of PV Modules Testing Accuracy

March 8, 2021 at 9:32 am 0 comments

JinkoSolar‘s R&D Center module laboratory obtained satisfactory results in the latest national assessment of PV Modules Testing Accuracy. Organized by the National Institute of Metrology, China (NIM) and China Building Material Test & Certification Group (CTC) – results of the “Monofacial/ Bifacial PV Module’s Electrical Parameter Testing Capability Verification” wereRead More

Nexamp secures $440 million for community solar portfolio of nearly 100 projects

Nexamp secures $440 million for community solar portfolio of nearly 100 projects

March 8, 2021 at 9:24 am 0 comments

Nexamp has emerged as the largest owner-operator of community solar assets across the sector’s fastest growing markets, and a financing deal announced today hammers this home: Nexamp Inc. closed a $440 million senior secured credit facility for a 380-MW portfolio of solar and energy storage assets, the largest debt financing ofRead More

Choosing the right pile driver for your jobsite

Choosing the right pile driver for your jobsite

March 8, 2021 at 8:00 am 0 comments

  Applications for pile driving equipment have expanded beyond the traditional uses, creating a growing need for smaller, more nimble models. Find the right one for your needs. Learn more.

Source Renewables planning two community solar projects on former Buffalo, New York landfill

Source Renewables planning two community solar projects on former Buffalo, New York landfill

March 5, 2021 at 12:11 pm 0 comments

New York solar developer Source Renewables announced plans to develop two community solar projects on the Marilla Street Landfill in South Buffalo. Source Renewables has submitted an application for rezoning with the City of Buffalo to rezone the Marilla Street Landfill property to a distributed generation solar farm, which would consist ofRead More

RFP alert: NV Energy seeking community solar proposal for a North Las Vegas high school

RFP alert: NV Energy seeking community solar proposal for a North Las Vegas high school

March 5, 2021 at 11:20 am 0 comments

NV Energy issued a request for proposals to design, engineer, procure, deliver and install a 350-kW community based solar project at Mojave High School, a Title 1 school located in North Las Vegas, NV. This project will be the first of several community-based solar resource projects developed as part of theRead More