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Solar Power International 2019 Previews

Solar Power International 2019 Previews

August 29, 2019 at 1:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Your (early) guide to the SPI trade show floor Solar Power International gets bigger every year. How will you ever see it all? And where do you start? How about the beginning! We asked solar manufacturers, suppliers and service providers to tell us the new and cool stuff they willRead More

Q CELLS earns Top Performer recognition in PVEL’s 2019 PV Module Reliability Scorecard

Q CELLS earns Top Performer recognition in PVEL’s 2019 PV Module Reliability Scorecard

June 19, 2019 at 9:45 am Comments are Disabled

We reported on the eyebrow raising solar module reliability issues PV Evolution Labs (PVEL) uncovered in its latest PV Module Reliability Scorecard, but we didn’t spotlight which company graded out as the Top Performer. This year’s PVEL PV Module Reliability Scorecard Top Performer was Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. one ofRead More

The PV Module Index: Two solar module brands top the lists for reliability, performance, and quality

The PV Module Index: Two solar module brands top the lists for reliability, performance, and quality

June 3, 2019 at 9:51 am 1 comment

Solar industry success is only possible when solar installers, EPCs and developers procure reliable, high quality products, which is why we’re excited about this first annual PV Module Index from the Renewable Energy Test Center (RETC). The report is a comprehensive assessment of top-performing modules that are tested for reliability,Read More

Module Buyer’s Guide: 10 modules to know in 2019

Module Buyer’s Guide: 10 modules to know in 2019

February 25, 2019 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

For our 2019 Module Buyer’s Guide (included in the Jan/Feb issue of Solar Builder magazine) we rounded up profiles on the newest modules on the market and also surveyed solar module manufacturers on the trends they are seeing and some of the new technology to watch. The seven insights areRead More

Photovoltaic-aways: Solar module manufacturers share 7 insights on PV market trends in 2019

Photovoltaic-aways: Solar module manufacturers share 7 insights on PV market trends in 2019

February 25, 2019 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

For our 2019 Module Buyer’s Guide (included in the Jan/Feb issue of Solar Builder magazine) we rounded up profiles on the newest modules on the market and also surveyed solar module manufacturers on the trends they are seeing and some of the new technology to watch. The seven insights areRead More

Department of Energy awards funds to large-scale DNV GL study of bifacial solar module performance

Department of Energy awards funds to large-scale DNV GL study of bifacial solar module performance

November 19, 2018 at 9:07 am Comments are Disabled

Bifacial PV modules have the potential to increase energy output by 5-10 percent annually in many locations. To achieve commercial viability, the products need to demonstrate their bankability. Common testing models, have begun to incorporate bifacial models. However currently only little validation data for bifacial PV modules exists, which alsoRead More

Key Equipment Finance funds Massachusetts community solar projects (3.75 MW)

Key Equipment Finance funds Massachusetts community solar projects (3.75 MW)

October 31, 2018 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

Key Equipment Finance, one of the nation’s largest bank-held equipment finance companies and an affiliate of KeyCorp, is providing a $7.8 million tax lease and a $1.9 million term loan to Radnor, Pa.-based Community Energy, Inc., a provider of utility-scale wind and solar projects, for community solar projects in MassachusettsRead More

Soltec is testing for all bifacial tracking variables at its new evaluation center in Livermore, Calif.

Bifacial Gains: How much will bifacial modules add to solar tracker value? We are about to find out

October 23, 2018 at 8:00 am 4 comments

We are on the verge of the bifacial solar tracker era. Projects are being quoted with many starting to break ground later this year and early 2019. Only two issues remain in the way of serious wide-spread adoption. First is the price of bifacial modules, which sits at about 30Read More

GlobalData: Top PV module provider in 2017 was JinkoSolar

GlobalData: Top PV module provider in 2017 was JinkoSolar

May 7, 2018 at 9:06 am Comments are Disabled

JinkoSolar maintained its position as top solar PV module shipment provider in 2017, says GlobalData. The company had shipments of 9.7 GW of PV modules compared to Trina Solar’s 9.1 GW. “JinkoSolar has broken a number of world records for its silicon solar cell and module technology, displaying its technologicalRead More

Connecticut Green Bank’s PACEsetter award given to Direct Energy Solar

Connecticut Green Bank’s PACEsetter award given to Direct Energy Solar

March 19, 2018 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

The Connecticut Green Bank awarded Direct Energy Solar and Durham Agricultural Fair Association the PACEsetter Outstanding Project Award for their solar project, a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) secured by Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE), at the Durham Agricultural Association Fairgrounds in Durham, CT.  The system is 188.65 kW andRead More