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Improving Tomorrow’s Installers

Improving Tomorrow’s Installers

May 14, 2012 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

Krannich Solar offers industry-approved training courses to newbies and veterans looking to learn the right way to build the U.S. solar industry.  Mark Loeser had seen it all in New Jersey solar energy systems — shoddy frameworks, careless installs and just overall bad planning. While the state was creeping closerRead More

A Stahlin enclosure was chosen to house solar inverters on a rooftop installation in California.

Valuable Protection

May 14, 2012 at 9:03 am Comments are Disabled

Choosing the right enclosure material for wires and other solar equipment can prolong the life of the entire system.

Life After Death

Life After Death

May 14, 2012 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

As solar modules reach the end of their lifespans, safe disposal options include recycling and reusing.  

Dynamic Solar Installs 257-kW System at Recycling Facility

Dynamic Solar Installs 257-kW System at Recycling Facility

May 11, 2012 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Pro Pel Plastech, a recycling solutions center in Massachusetts, has acquired a new roof mounted solar array that re-defines the meaning of “green” for the company. Dynamic Solar, a fully integrated solar developer, installed more than 1,000 modules at the Massachusetts factory. Now the organization is not only recycling post-consumer materials, but alsoRead More

Ontario Rooftop Installations to Use Heliene Panels

Ontario Rooftop Installations to Use Heliene Panels

May 10, 2012 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Moose Power Inc., a leading rooftop solar developer in Ontario, announces that Heliene Inc. has been chosen to supply 1-MW of solar panels for MPI’s rooftop solar installations in Ontario. The investment will strengthen the relationship between Moose Power and Heliene Inc., a manufacturer of ISO:9001 certified PV solar modules.Read More

Largest Non-Utility Owned Solar Project Dedicated in N.J.

Largest Non-Utility Owned Solar Project Dedicated in N.J.

May 10, 2012 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Lincoln Renewable Energy (LRE), a leading developer of solar and wind projects, yesterday held the official dedication ceremony for its 12.5-MW N.J. Oak Solar Project. Local officials joined LRE management at the project site in Cumberland County, N.J., which consists of approximately 53,000 solar panels constructed on a 100-acre site.Read More

Westinghouse Solar and CBD Energy Sign Merger Agreement

Westinghouse Solar and CBD Energy Sign Merger Agreement

May 9, 2012 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

Westinghouse Solar Inc., a designer and manufacturer of integrated rooftop solar power systems, and CBD Energy Ltd., a diversified renewable energy company, today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement. The merger has been approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies and consummation is targeted forRead More

D.C. High School to Install 500-kW Array

D.C. High School to Install 500-kW Array

May 9, 2012 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

Solar Solution LLC is proud to announce that it has been awarded the contract to install a solar PV array at the newly constructed Dunbar High School. The 500-kW solar array will consists of both PV panels and thin-film modules that will be situated on its newly constructed roof. TheRead More

First Solar Project on State-Owned Landfill Dedicated in New Jersey

First Solar Project on State-Owned Landfill Dedicated in New Jersey

May 8, 2012 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) today joined the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) and SunDurance Energy to dedicate the Kearny Landfill Solar Farm, the first solar project on a state-owned landfill. The 3-MW installation is part of PSE&G’s Solar 4 All program and was built on a 13-acre cappedRead More

SPI to Install 6.4 MW at Waterpark and Ski Resort

SPI to Install 6.4 MW at Waterpark and Ski Resort

May 8, 2012 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

SPI Solar today announced it has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreement with a subsidiary of KDC Solar to design and build multiple solar energy facilities (SEF) for KDC Solar at the Mountain Creek Resort and Grand Cascades Golf Resort in Vernon, N.J. KDC Solar will own andRead More