Solar trackers from Vermont-based AllEarth Renewables keep steadily moving across the country, this time heading to Washington state after forming a new partnership with local installer West Seattle Natural Energy. The first install came last month as a home in Port Orchard (pictured above).
From its office in West Seattle, West Seattle Natural Energy is a family and veteran-owned and operated company providing design, installation and maintenance for solar PV systems in Washington State.
Designed and manufactured in Williston, VT, AllEarth Solar Trackers use innovative GPS and wireless technology to follow the sun throughout the day to boost solar energy production by up to 45 percent over roof-top installations and more than 30 percent of fixed ground-mounted systems. The pole mounted, grid connected solar systems are designed for homes, businesses, non-profits, and commercial-scale installations.
A single 6 kW solar tracker will produce enough to power most of an average Seattle-area home.
“We are excited to be partnering with the team at West Seattle Natural Energy and to be able to provide our product to Washington State. Designed to produce more energy from the sun, our trackers make an investment in solar practical and affordable for homeowners and businesses,” said David Blittersdorf, president and CEO of AllEarth Renewables.
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