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Anderson Power Products: Solar SPEC Pak connector

Anderson Power Products: Solar SPEC Pak connector

March 8, 2012 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

Anderson Power Products (APP), a leader in high power interconnect solutions, is proud to announce that Solar SPEC Pak is the first multi-pin connector to meet the photovoltaic industry requirements specified in UL 6703A, passing the same harsh environmental tests used to qualify solar panels. Solar SPEC Pak has powerRead More

Tioga Completes Solar Rooftop System for BJ’s Wholesale Club

Tioga Completes Solar Rooftop System for BJ’s Wholesale Club

March 8, 2012 at 9:27 am 1 comment

Tioga Energy, a leading provider of renewable energy services to commercial, government and non-profit organizations, announced the completion of a solar electric system atop the new BJ’s Wholesale Club location in Deer Park, N.Y. The project is the first of two Tioga Energy installations developed through an incentive from theRead More

NRG to Power Philadelphia Eagles Stadium with solar, wind

NRG to Power Philadelphia Eagles Stadium with solar, wind

March 5, 2012 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

NRG and the Philadelphia Eagles today announced a new sustainable energy partnership to make the Eagles’ vision of clean power for Lincoln Financial Field a reality. When construction is completed late in December 2012 the Eagles’ home in Philadelphia will be among the greenest major sports facilities in the UnitedRead More

Eclipsall Announces First Commercial PV Project in United States

Eclipsall Announces First Commercial PV Project in United States

March 5, 2012 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

Eclipsall Energy announced its first commercial solar PV project in the United States. The project is a roof mounted 123-kW installation at a private girls school in Lakewood, N.J. “This project marks an important step in the growth of the company. We are excited to be entering the U.S. market,”Read More

Kyocera Panels Used at SDG&E’s Energy Innovation Center

Kyocera Panels Used at SDG&E’s Energy Innovation Center

March 2, 2012 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

Kyocera Solar Inc. announced it has joined local energy leaders as a Technology Sponsor of the San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Energy Innovation Center, which was recently dedicated in a ceremony with San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders.  The center is designed to be a LEED Platinum building that willRead More

California County Education Office Breaks Ground on 640-kW System

California County Education Office Breaks Ground on 640-kW System

March 1, 2012 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

The Monterey County Office of Education and Chevron Energy Solutions broke ground today on a solar and energy efficiency project aimed at saving the agency $2.2 million and reducing its energy demand by as much as 75 percent. The centerpiece of the project is a 630-kW photovoltaic solar canopy systemRead More

Magnetek Receives ETL Certification for its 1-MW Inverter

Magnetek Receives ETL Certification for its 1-MW Inverter

March 1, 2012 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

Magnetek Inc. today announced that it has received ETL certification to the UL 1741-2010 and CSA C22.2 No. 107.1 standards for its 1-MW 1,000-Volt solar inverter. The E-Force Solar Inverter was tested and certified by Intertek and is now qualified to display the ETL certification mark.  The ETL mark indicatesRead More

30-MW Texas Solar Farm Sold to MetLife and Longsol Holdings

30-MW Texas Solar Farm Sold to MetLife and Longsol Holdings

February 29, 2012 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

MetLife and Longsol Holdings US Inc., a private owner and operator of solar projects in the U.S. and Europe, announced today the purchase of the 30-MW Webberville, Texas, solar project from SunEdison. The project was activated in December 2011. The 30-MW solar farm is the largest active PV power plantRead More

Borrego Solar Completes 3.4-MW Install at Air Force Base

Borrego Solar Completes 3.4-MW Install at Air Force Base

February 28, 2012 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a designer, installer and financier of grid-tied government solar PV systems, today announced the completion of a 3.4-MW solar power installation at Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California. Comprised of three ground-mounted, single-axis tracking solar farms, the system is the largest military project completed byRead More

Siemens: Sinvert PVM UL Inverter

Siemens: Sinvert PVM UL Inverter

February 28, 2012 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

Siemens Industry Inc.  further strengthens its portfolio of solar inverters with the introduction of its new Sinvert PVM UL inverter, designed for peak efficiency and maximum plant yields to convert solar energy into grid-compliant AC voltage for infeed into conventional power supply networks.  The Sinvert PVM UL inverters are available in theRead More