News

RevoluSun Showcases Software Management at SPI

RevoluSun Showcases Software Management at SPI

September 13, 2012 at 7:24 pm Comments are Disabled

RevoluSun Solar Corp. this week is showcasing the power of its proprietary RiSE software suite at the Solar Power International (SPI) conference. RevoluSun’s flagship operation in the State of Hawaii is Hawaii’s leading provider of residential and commercial solar systems in Hawaii, and one of the nation’s top solar firms,Read More

Top 20 U.S. Commercial Solar Users Include Iconic Brands

Top 20 U.S. Commercial Solar Users Include Iconic Brands

September 12, 2012 at 8:06 am Comments are Disabled

Solar energy is being deployed on a massive scale by the most iconic brands and best-managed companies in the U.S. in order to help lower operating costs and increase profits. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Vote Solar Initiative today unveiled a report naming the companies using solarRead More

Chevron Signs Energy Services Agreement with California City

Chevron Signs Energy Services Agreement with California City

September 11, 2012 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Chevron Energy Solutions has signed an energy services agreement with the City of Dublin to overhaul City infrastructure and install solar energy arrays, all aimed at reducing the City’s future utility costs for decades to come. In total, the City anticipates the program will generate more than $14 million inRead More

U.S. Solar Market Spikes in Q2 2012, More than Doubling Q2 2011 Market Size

U.S. Solar Market Spikes in Q2 2012, More than Doubling Q2 2011 Market Size

September 11, 2012 at 7:45 am Comments are Disabled

GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) released U.S. Solar Market Insight: 2nd Quarter 2012. The report finds that U.S. solar achieved its second-best quarter in history, having installed 742 MW of solar power, and the best quarter on record for the utility market segment. Utility installations hit 477 MWRead More

SolarBridge Introduces New Microinverter Platform at SPI

SolarBridge Introduces New Microinverter Platform at SPI

September 10, 2012 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

SolarBridge Technologies, a provider of integrated microinverters for certified AC modules, announces the introduction of a global Pantheon II microinverter platform at Solar Power International. New 50-Hz/230-volt versions will be introduced in Australia and the UK in Q4 2012, and in additional markets in 2013. The 50-Hz version adds to SolarBridge’sRead More

Centrosolar Introduces Online Tool for Solar Installers

Centrosolar Introduces Online Tool for Solar Installers

September 10, 2012 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Centrosolar America, the U.S. subsidiary of Centrosolar Group AG, in Munich, Germany,  invites attendees of Solar Power International to test out it’s latest version of Centro-Pack.com, the company’s online portal that supports its popular CentroPack  ‘all in one’, customized and fully integrated photovoltaic system for residential rooftop solar installations. CentrosolarAmericawillRead More

Schneider Electric Introduces New Solar Products at SPI

Schneider Electric Introduces New Solar Products at SPI

September 10, 2012 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, announced today at Solar Power International 2012 the availability of its new line of Square D PV string combiners and disconnects, which are designed for today’s technologically advanced photovoltaic (PV) systems. With the PV market growing at nearly 35 percent per year,Read More

New Alliance Launches to Advance Adoption of Low-Cost BOS Components

New Alliance Launches to Advance Adoption of Low-Cost BOS Components

September 10, 2012 at 8:32 am Comments are Disabled

Today, solar industry leaders Ampt, KACO new energy, LTi REEnergy, and REFUsol Inc. announced the launch of the HDPV Alliance, an industry alliance aimed at reducing photovoltaic (PV) balance of system (BOS) costs while increasing energy production from PV plants. The HDPV Alliance leverages open technology standards to optimize the design and deployment of inverters,Read More

Hypower Completes 5.7-MW Rooftop Solar Array

Hypower Completes 5.7-MW Rooftop Solar Array

September 10, 2012 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

Hypower Inc. is pleased to announce the successful completion of one of the largest rooftop utility solar systems in the northeast; located in Cranbury, N.J. The system with a total of 5.7  MW covers 1,108,500 square feet on four warehouse rooftops all connecting into an underground collection system which is interconnectedRead More

Reliant Planning Solar-Powered Splash Pad for Houston

Reliant Planning Solar-Powered Splash Pad for Houston

September 7, 2012 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Families in Houston’s Fifth Ward will soon have a fun place to play and stay cool thanks to Reliant’s donation of a solar-powered splash pad water play area. The 2,340 square-foot structure will include 18 solar panels that are expected to generate approximately 6,600 kilowatt hours of electricity annually. TheRead More