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AllEarth Renewables to donate portion of sales to help fight discriminatory N.C. law

AllEarth Renewables to donate portion of sales to help fight discriminatory N.C. law

April 27, 2016 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Kudos to AllEarth Renewables, which will be donating a portion of every tracker sale in North Carolina to the repeal effort of HB 2, the state’s new discriminatory law. HB 2 overturned protections for LGBT people and sanctioned discrimination across North Carolina. Until the discriminatory law is repealed, AllEarth will donateRead More

GameChange Solar estimates 300 MW of Genius Trackers deployed in Q3

GameChange Solar estimates 300 MW of Genius Trackers deployed in Q3

April 25, 2016 at 1:14 pm Comments are Disabled

  GameChange Solar sent word that it expects to produce approximately 300 MW of Genius Tracker single axis tracker systems in the third quarter for shipment to locations in the United States in Q3. This is in addition to the 50 MW shipping now for Q3 installation. Total shipments forRead More

DCE Solar’s Contour DB racking selected for 1.38 MW installation

DCE Solar’s Contour DB racking selected for 1.38 MW installation

April 19, 2016 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

After exceeding expectations on their first solar installation, ASSA ABLOY selected DCE Solar’s highly-adaptable Contour DB (Driven Beam) racking system for their second installation. The original project over-delivered in terms of ease of installation despite very uneven terrain, which normally would have had to be significantly graded to accommodate traditionalRead More

Allianz Energy Madison HQ goes with rooftop ballast mounting from Sollega

Allianz Energy Madison HQ goes with rooftop ballast mounting from Sollega

April 13, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Sollega supplied its FastRack ballasted mounting system to H&H Solar for the installation of a 51.8 kW Allianz Energy Madison headquarters rooftop project, WI. H&H Solar has supported Alliant Energy on a research project at its Madison headquarters. The purpose of the project is to evaluate performance and compare differentRead More

AET expands Rayport-B ECO ballast system for Prism Bifacial panels

AET expands Rayport-B ECO ballast system for Prism Bifacial panels

April 13, 2016 at 12:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Applied Energy Technologies (AET) has expanded its ECO line of products, introducing the Rayport-B ECO Prism Ballast System for Prism Solar Technologies Bifacial Solar Panels. Prism’s bifacial glass modules generate up to 25 percent more energy per watt than traditional modules in flat rooftop applications by utilizing the light reflectedRead More

Watch this four-minute talk about the convergence of solar and technology

Watch this four-minute talk about the convergence of solar and technology

April 12, 2016 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

You may recall that we visited the SunLink offices in the fall, and learned about the company’s technology strategy. This ‘tech blue print’ is both a mindset and a driver behind product and system development. For further insight into how SunLink is approaching solar, watch the video above as KateRead More

Case study: How DCE Solar’s Cap-Rack System helped a 4.9-MW multi-site project

Case study: How DCE Solar’s Cap-Rack System helped a 4.9-MW multi-site project

April 7, 2016 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Overview As the first of five landfill sites in the Meriden, Connecticut area planned for conversion to a solar field, excellent results in terms of budget, performance and environmental safety were a must. Greenskies Renewable Energy knew that there could be no compromise on quality or compliance with procedures forRead More

GameChange Solar projects over 1 GW of business in 2016

GameChange Solar projects over 1 GW of business in 2016

March 29, 2016 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

GameChange Solar received an order for several Max-Span pile driven systems totaling 42 MW in North Carolina. This brings the total contracts awarded to GameChange to over 300 MW year to date, and the company projects over 1 GW for 2016 with Genius Tracker single axis trackers as a meaningful additionRead More

New racking system from Solar FlexRack debuts in this Massachusetts installation

New racking system from Solar FlexRack debuts in this Massachusetts installation

March 29, 2016 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar FlexRack, a division of Northern States Metals, debuted its newest FlexRack Series B3P-X racking system in a 650-kW DC PV project located in Dighton, Mass., completed by Turning Mill Energy. The B3P-X racking system, together with Solar FlexRack’s Cast in Place (CIP) ballasted system, provides a robust solution for challenging terrainRead More

The value of residential solar trackers for installers and customers

The value of residential solar trackers for installers and customers

March 14, 2016 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

Residential trackers aren’t for every customer, but they are far from a novelty, and having them among your menu of sellable system options could expand your pool of available jobs. Like much of the solar industry, technology in this area has improved. The first such systems on the market toRead More