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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

Ask a Distributor: We ask distributors for their purchasing advice, products to watch in 2018

Ask a Distributor: We ask distributors for their purchasing advice, products to watch in 2018

January 29, 2018 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Solar is now the No. 1 new source of capacity being added to the grid, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, and solar installer is the fastest growing job in the country according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. And what’s the reason for the rise of this newRead More

Merced City Schools adding a 1.5-MW solar portfolio via PCI Solar, NextEra Energy

Merced City Schools adding a 1.5-MW solar portfolio via PCI Solar, NextEra Energy

November 7, 2017 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PCI Solar, in partnership with NextEra Energy, has begun construction on a solar portfolio for Merced City Schools District (MCSD) in California. MCSD secured grant funding through the California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39), and released a Request for Proposal to provide solar shade structures at nine of theirRead More

Project of the Year 2017 voting: Solar + Storage, Microgrids

Project of the Year 2017 voting: Solar + Storage, Microgrids

September 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Century West Condominium Honolulu, Hawaii | 315 kW Carport | 410 kWh storage This is the first interconnected solar + storage PPA project in Hawaii. • Provides time of use shifting and back-up resiliency in event of grid outage • Utilizes hybrid storage for both power and energy load requirementsRead More

Kingspan Energy installs 500 PV panels atop Ulbrich Shaped Wire

Kingspan Energy installs 500 PV panels atop Ulbrich Shaped Wire

August 7, 2017 at 1:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Kingspan Energy has recently finished installing more than 500 solar panels on the roof at the North Haven, Conn., Ulbrich Shaped Wire, a division of Ulbrich Stainless Steels & Special Metals. The sustainability of solar energy along with the rising cost of electricity makes the cost of a solar-powered energyRead More