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10 structural solar mounting problems to avoid, observed by PV Diagnostics

10 structural solar mounting problems to avoid, observed by PV Diagnostics

May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am 1 comment

One of the most important factors while optimizing the cost of a solar power plant is Module Mounting Structure (MMS), which is a key ingredient in the successful running of a solar power plant. Most of the BoS components like transformers, inverter, cables, SCB, etc. are bought from the suppliersRead More

Details on DNV GL’s assessment of the TrinaPro Smart Solar tracker system

Details on DNV GL’s assessment of the TrinaPro Smart Solar tracker system

May 4, 2020 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

DNV GL, a quality assurance and risk management company, recently finished up a Technology Assessment Report for Trina Solar Co.’s all-in solar module and tracker system, the TrinaPro Smart Solar Solution, which consists of modules manufactured by Trina Solar, trackers manufactured by NClave, a Trina Solar subsidiary, and inverters manufacturedRead More

Rapid Shutdown Rewind: Let’s re-examine the impact of NEC 2017 on rooftop solar PV safety and installer choice

Rapid Shutdown Rewind: Let’s re-examine the impact of NEC 2017 on rooftop solar PV safety and installer choice

March 16, 2020 at 10:00 am 5 comments

The Solar+ Decade is starting off as the module-level power electronics (MLPE) decade. In its most recent U.S. PV Leaderboard, Wood Mackenzie reports SolarEdge inverters and optimizers were used on 60.5 percent of U.S. residential installations through the first three quarters of 2019, with Enphase a distant second at 19.2Read More

Huawei Predicts 10 Trends in Smart PV for 2025

Huawei: 10 predictions for smart solar PV trends by 2025

March 9, 2020 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

Over the next 5 to 10 years, renewable energy will assume a more prominent role as a main power source for power grids. Solar power, in particular, as the most noteworthy form of renewable energy, has a particularly bright future. However, as renewable represents a greater proportion of total energyRead More

Image taken at "Trinasolar" in Changzhou, Chinain January 2016.

Trina Solar shipped more than 10 GW of solar modules in 2019 and will be adding a ton more capacity in 2020

February 24, 2020 at 9:14 am 1 comment

Trina Solar Co.’s global PV module shipments passed a new milestone in 2019, topping 10 GW for the year. According to the 2019 module shipment ranking released by PV InfoLink, Trina Solar ranked among the top three and maintained its global leadership in the category. In 2019, the company brokeRead More

Improving solar plant generation predictions with machine-learning techniques

Improving solar plant generation predictions with machine-learning techniques

February 20, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Accurately predicting power generation for PV sites is critical for prioritizing relevant operations & maintenance activities, thereby extending the lifetime of a system and improving profit margins. A number of factors influence power generation at PV sites, including local weather, shading and soiling losses, design of modules, DC mismatches, andRead More

Power Electdronics showcased a new EV charger solution at this year's Intersolar.

Six solar investment trends: Energy storage and shorter PPAs (and oil companies?) lead the way

February 13, 2020 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Corporate investors in solar energy are modifying their expectations and demands for future utility-scale solar projects, bolstering the profile of the industry as a long-term asset class, and altering PPA and contract terms that make more deals possible, said financiers at Intersolar 2020 in San Diego. The impact of thisRead More

GEM Energy constructing solar array at Ohio’s Penta Career Center with First Solar Series 6 panels

GEM Energy constructing solar array at Ohio’s Penta Career Center with First Solar Series 6 panels

January 27, 2020 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

Construction begins this spring in Perrysburg, Ohio, on a $2 million solar array that will provide nearly 60 percent of the electricity needs for Penta Career Center, a career technical high school serving 1,400 students in northwest Ohio. The fixed-tilt, ground-mount array will be located on six acres at theRead More

Sunpin Solar breaks ground on 98-MW Titan Solar 1 Project

Sunpin Solar breaks ground on 98-MW Titan Solar 1 Project

January 15, 2020 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

Sunpin Solar, a California-based solar developer, held a groundbreaking ceremony on Jan. 10, 2020, celebrating the start of construction on its 98 MW Titan Solar 1 Project in Ocotillo Wells, California. This is Sunpin Solar’s second large utility-scale solar project in California, following the successful completion of the 96.75 MW ColGreenRead More

Eliminate small commercial demand charges with just solar and Extensible’s new HardCap feature

Eliminate small commercial demand charges with just solar and Extensible’s new HardCap feature

January 15, 2020 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

Extensible Energy has released new features for DemandEx, its demand charge reduction software that works without energy storage. The most notable improvement is HardCap, an intelligent algorithm that automatically blocks demand spikes over a pre-set kilowatt level. When enabled, HardCap allows small solar PV buildings to limit demand spikes andRead More