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The Mitrex solar cladding materials can retain the same esthetic as its non-energy-producing counterparts, and can mimic various construction materials such as concrete, timber, or stucco. (CNW Group/Mitrex)

Mitrex wants to generate BIPV solar power with this new building exterior

March 3, 2021 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Mitrex is introducing a patented solution that can transform a building’s exterior into a vertical, self-sufficient power system. As part of the company’s commitment to a net-zero carbon future, the immediate focus is on pioneering renewable energy solutions for the construction industry. The company’s patented building-integrated photovoltaic technology (BIPV) – viaRead More

DOE funding autonomous solar PV construction tech from RE2 Robotics

DOE funding autonomous solar PV construction tech from RE2 Robotics

March 3, 2021 at 9:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) selected RE2 Robotics, a developer of intelligent mobile robotic manipulation systems, for an award of $1.9 million in funding from to develop a robotic system for the Outdoor Autonomous Manipulation of Photovoltaic Panels (O-AMPP). RE2 already has mobile robotic arm tech, andRead More

SATEC debuts PRO Series energy meters to offer both AC, DC inputs

SATEC debuts PRO Series energy meters to offer both AC, DC inputs

March 2, 2021 at 8:18 am 0 comments

SATEC, Inc., global supplier of power monitoring instrumentation and reporting and analysis software, introduces the PRO Series of revenue-grade energy meters. This new and innovative series of DIN-rail and panel-mounted meters accept either AC or DC voltage and current inputs. This flexible input capability will allow a PRO Series meterRead 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 at 12:47 pm 0 comments

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

CleanSpark acquires Solar Watt Solutions to accelerate residential microgrid sales

CleanSpark acquires Solar Watt Solutions to accelerate residential microgrid sales

February 26, 2021 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

Software and controls company CleanSpark has more skin in the microgrid development game now, completing the strategic acquisition of commercial and residential solar / storage developer Solar Watt Solutions. The two companies have worked together on microgrid projects previously, and the acquisition is expected to immediately expand and accelerate CleanSpark’sRead More

Risen Energy’s 500-W Titan Series modules now shipping

Risen Energy’s 500-W Titan Series modules now shipping

February 26, 2021 at 11:15 am 0 comments

Risen Energy Co. is now exporting its 210 wafer-based Titan series modules, which includes the new high-efficiency Titan 500W modules. This first batch was shipped to Ipoh, Malaysia-based energy provider Armani Energy Sdn Bhd. In addition, the company has to date completed shipment of nearly 200 MW of a 600 MWRead More

Gridential, EAI and battery consortium developing ‘bipolar’ batteries for behind-the-meter apps

Gridential, EAI and battery consortium developing ‘bipolar’ batteries for behind-the-meter apps

February 26, 2021 at 10:51 am 0 comments

Behind-the-meter (BTM) energy storage is a critical piece for the decarbonization landscape with systems booming in demand. In the U.S. alone, Wood Mackenzie predicted 430 MW installed in 2020, reflecting an increase of more than 100% over 2019. This is driving the need for affordable, safe, high-performing batteries in easy-to-connectRead More

Growatt’s new XH series solar inverters integrated with Tigo RSS transmitters

Growatt’s new XH series solar inverters integrated with Tigo RSS transmitters

February 26, 2021 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Grid-connected single-phase PV and energy storage system inverter provider Growatt has joined the Tigo Enhanced program to bring rapid shutdown solutions to PV installers. Growatt’s latest lineup of single-phase hybrid inverters – the XH series – will integrate Tigo Rapid Shutdown System (RSS) Transmitters, enabling plug and play installation with Tigo’sRead More

MoreSun's Anti-Soiling technology added up to 12% additional energy during a multi-year field test in the California Desert. The modules in the photo were not washed for a full year.

Pellucere ready to scale its Anti-Reflective, Anti-Soiling PV module coatings with new investors

February 25, 2021 at 12:25 pm 0 comments

Pellucere Technologies Inc. is a U.S.-based sustainable technology focused company that manufactures anti-reflective and anti-soiling coatings for solar, automotive, and consumer electronics. Its flagship product is the MoreSun Anti-Reflective (AR) / Anti-Soiling (AS) coating for the solar market that reduces soiling rates up to 95%. Pellucere was recently awarded anRead More

Sunrun expands solar, storage offering in Texas

Sunrun expands solar, storage offering in Texas

February 24, 2021 at 8:55 am 0 comments

Sunrun Inc, the nation’s leading home solar, battery storage and energy services provider, is now available to residents of San Antonio. Sunrun launched in Texas in 2017, providing solar to residents in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston areas and then brought Brightbox battery storage to the Lone Star State in 2019.Read More