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Trina Solar’s 600 W Vertex modules pass TÜV Rheinland tests

Trina Solar’s 600 W Vertex modules pass TÜV Rheinland tests

September 21, 2020 at 1:38 pm 0 comments

Trina Solar Co.‘s new Vertex 600W/550W series ultra-high power modules keep passing all the tests, this time the comprehensive reliability test by TÜV Rheinland. Previous milestones for Trina Solar’s new tech include the IEC 61215 PV module performance standard and the IEC 61730 PV module safety standard certificates in MarchRead More

Soltec debuts slimmed down, structurally reinforced SF8 solar tracker

Soltec debuts slimmed down, structurally reinforced SF8 solar tracker

September 21, 2020 at 11:02 am 0 comments

Single-axis tracker manufacturer Soltec is debuting its new SF8 tracker, which will differentiate itself with a minimum 2×60 configuration and 4 to 6 strings and improve upon the previous generation with a more robust structure. A reinforced torque tube with a new, improved geometry, together with an autonomous self-stow system, contributeRead More

Webinar next week: Residential racking innovations to save time, money via SunModo

Webinar next week: Residential racking innovations to save time, money via SunModo

September 21, 2020 at 9:00 am 1 comment

  Tue, Sep 29, 2020 2:00 PM EDT Sign up for free here Residential solar installers aren’t able to visit trade show booths this year, so SunModo is bringing its booth to installers. There are a lot of residential mounting and racking products on the market, and no manufacturer providesRead More

Tigo launches Tigo Enhanced program in conjunction with solar inverter partners

Tigo launches Tigo Enhanced program in conjunction with solar inverter partners

September 17, 2020 at 5:05 pm 0 comments

Tigo Energy, Inc. has launched a joint marketing program, called Tigo Enhanced, in conjunction with its major inverter partners to make it even easier for customers to choose Tigo’s reliable module level power electronics (MLPE) for their solar PV projects. Under the program, inverter partners that use Tigo technology willRead More

TerraSmart’s ground screws, turnkey service are building Maine’s utility-scale solar portfolio

TerraSmart’s ground screws, turnkey service are building Maine’s utility-scale solar portfolio

September 17, 2020 at 11:40 am 0 comments

TerraSmart has a robust pipeline of utility-scale solar projects coming soon in the rolling hills of Maine. In July, TerraSmart commenced its turnkey ground screw racking solution on eight record sized projects in the rocky New England state that will aid in Maine’s Renewable Portfolio Standard, a recent policy approvedRead More

Octillion, Orison aimed this smaller-scale energy storage unit right at homeowners to self-install

Octillion, Orison aimed this smaller-scale energy storage unit right at homeowners to self-install

September 16, 2020 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

Octillion Power Systems of Hayward, Calif., a provider of advanced lithium-ion storage systems, worked with Orison Inc., an energy storage company based in Wyoming, to develop a compact, customized battery pack that allows home owners to self-install their own home-battery system that can either power from an existing solar PV system orRead More

Attention preppers: Humless debuts GO 200 backpack-sized battery system

Attention preppers: Humless debuts GO 200 backpack-sized battery system

September 16, 2020 at 11:21 am 0 comments

In honor of National Preparedness Month, Humless announced a new GO 200 battery backup system — a 10″ x 7.72″ x 2.56″ backpack-sized system that’s ready for solar charging or from a wall outlet. This versatile six-pound power dynamo is perfect for camping or for quickly packing in a car.Read More

Liberty Utilities goes with BoxPower solar microgrid for wildfire mitigation, cost avoidance

Liberty Utilities goes with BoxPower solar microgrid for wildfire mitigation, cost avoidance

September 16, 2020 at 10:41 am 0 comments

Liberty Utilities is going with a microgrid solution from BoxPower to power a remote mountain research station. The decision will save millions of dollars by replacing high fire-risk distribution lines with a containerized solar+storage microgrid. The project is the result of a request-for-offers issued by Liberty Utilities for a wildfire-mitigationRead More

RealX, Land Broker Co-op teaming to ease property rights transactions for landowners, solar developers

RealX, Land Broker Co-op teaming to ease property rights transactions for landowners, solar developers

September 16, 2020 at 10:27 am 0 comments

RealX is the largest online property rights exchange in the country to help landowners generate income from their land by easily connecting them with the leading companies in energy, communications, building materials and others. RealX announced that it is teaming with the Land Broker Co-op on a turnkey solution to help itsRead More

Load management software DemandEx now integrates with microgrid controllers, reduces need to rewire

Load management software DemandEx now integrates with microgrid controllers, reduces need to rewire

September 15, 2020 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Extensible Energy has released a version of its DemandEx load flexibility software for Microgrids — it will integrate with a microgrid controller to manage and optimize energy usage when off-grid or on-grid. With DemandEx for Microgrids, businesses can move beyond the traditional critical loads panel and utilize dynamic, intelligent softwareRead More