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New England’s Amergy Solar, CertainTeed form partnership

New England’s Amergy Solar, CertainTeed form partnership

June 22, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Utility cost savings and improved energy efficiency are now more easily accessible for Massachusetts homeowners thanks to a new partnership between New England-based Amergy Solar and CertainTeed. The companies have teamed up to offer reliable and efficient solar systems to homeowners seeking to offset their energy demand. Founded in 2009,Read More

CertainTeed booth shows off enhanced Solstice rack-mounted PV system

CertainTeed booth shows off enhanced Solstice rack-mounted PV system

September 17, 2015 at 2:30 pm 3 comments

Visitors to SPI will find CertainTeed at booth #5329 displaying products that include the newly-enhanced Solstice, CertainTeed’s rack-mounted PV system, and the popular Apollo II and Apollo Tile II integrated PV systems. Solstice, CertainTeed’s rack-mounted solar solution, is outfitted with high-performance panels, inverters, racking and flashing. Solstice utilizes CertainTeed’s 60-cellRead More

CertainTeed Offers Solar Module/Mounting Dual system

CertainTeed Offers Solar Module/Mounting Dual system

October 29, 2014 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

With a powerful wattage upgrade to its Apollo II solar roofing system, CertainTeed Corporation solidifies a commitment to bringing the latest in alternative energy to its contractor and builder partners. Now featuring 60-watt monocrystalline integrated photovoltaic (PV) panels, Apollo II combines greater efficiency and unmatched aesthetics with its trademark easyRead More

CertainTeed Teams Up with Penn State to Train Solar Rooftop Installers

CertainTeed Teams Up with Penn State to Train Solar Rooftop Installers

August 15, 2013 at 4:55 pm Comments are Disabled

CertainTeed Corporation has partnered with Penn State University in the construction of a solar power training facility. The project is the second phase of the groundbreaking, new smart energy campus GridSTAR Center at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia. Functionally designed with input from CertainTeed, the building will showcase the manufacturer’sRead More

Example of 10-kW rooftop of Sun2 Sunflare panels that are simply stuck to the roof using industrial strength sticky-back tape. Total cost including standing seam metal roof was approximately $28,000.

You down with BIPV? Here’s a rundown of today’s solar shingle contenders

June 27, 2019 at 8:00 am 2 comments

This is a continuation of installment III in our Countdown to 2020 series, “Would you like solar with that?”. Will more solar being installed during new construction or roof replacement hasten the shift to solar shingles or other building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) innovations? Tesla’s solar shingles are still mostly a myth,Read More

Residential Solar Mounting Guide 2019: Situations and Solutions

Residential Solar Mounting Guide 2019: Situations and Solutions

June 11, 2019 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Solar installers face jobsite annoyances every day. Awkward roof space. Plastic baggies of tiny components. Missed rafters. And so on. Death by a thousand racking cuts. Luckily, for all of these situations, there is a mounting solution out there to make your life easier. Micro but Mighty It’s not theRead 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

Six solar industry storylines to watch from Solar Power International 2018

Six solar industry storylines to watch from Solar Power International 2018

October 2, 2018 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

Your Solar Builder editor entered the whirlwind of news, numbers and handshaking that is Solar Power International and emerged with a notepad filled with gibberish. What language is this? What secrets does it hold? We sent it to a forensics lab, the archaeological department at Oxford and the guy withRead More

Using national brands to strengthen the sales of long-tail solar installers

Using national brands to strengthen the sales of long-tail solar installers

June 7, 2018 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

Manufacturer installer programs can be a win-win for both sides — a symbiotic relationship — in which solar installers deliver quality systems and strengthen their place in their markets, and manufacturers ensure their products and brand names are installed far and wide and synonymous with the best installers in theRead More