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U.S. set to pass South Korea as world’s largest grid-connected battery energy-storage market this year

U.S. set to pass South Korea as world’s largest grid-connected battery energy-storage market this year

May 22, 2019 at 9:37 am 1 comment

The United States in 2019 will become the world’s largest market for grid-connected battery energy storage as solar-plus-storage and peaking capacity requirements drive increased procurement, according to IHS Markit. Deployments of grid-connected energy storage in the United States this year are expected to amount to 712 MW. This represents aRead More

RPCS solar tracker project

Global solar PV tracker market: Shipments exceeded 20 GW for first time in 2018

March 20, 2019 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

Global unit shipments of single-axis solar photovoltaic (PV) trackers increased by over 40 percent in 2018, surpassing 20 gigawatts-dc (GW) globally for the first time. While the United States continued to be the largest individual market for single-axis trackers last year, shipments also increased in Mexico, Australia, Egypt, Spain, andRead More

Centralized trackers like Array Technologies’ DuraTrack HZ can simplify O&M requirements and reduce the amount of motors needed.

Four trends leading ground-mounted solar in 2018 from IHS Markit

December 28, 2017 at 8:17 am Comments are Disabled

The following article is from the Jan/Feb issue of Solar Builder magazine. Set up your free print or digital subscription here. 1. Demand for ground-mounted PV has been the primary driver of growth in the United States. The United States has become one of the largest solar photovoltaic markets in theRead More