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Fiera Axium Acquires Four Solar Projects in Ontario

Fiera Axium Acquires Four Solar Projects in Ontario

July 17, 2013 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

Fiera Axium Infrastructure Canada II L.P. is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of a 100 percent equity interest in four solar PV projects from Ontario Solar PV Fields Inc. a joint venture formed between Q-Cells SE and Photowatt, a subsidiary of ATS Automation Tooling Systems. OnceRead More

Gehrlicher Solar Breaks Ground on 3-MW Solar System on Landfill Site

Gehrlicher Solar Breaks Ground on 3-MW Solar System on Landfill Site

July 17, 2013 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Gehrlicher Solar America Corporation, in cooperation with Main Street Power Company Inc., an owner and operator of solar assets, MS Solar Solutions Corp., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley, project developers Syncarpha Capital and Brightfields Development LLC along with the town of Scituate, Mass., celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony ofRead More

New Compact MV Power Platform Introduced by SMA

New Compact MV Power Platform Introduced by SMA

July 16, 2013 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA has introduced an improved, re-engineered version of its Medium-Voltage Power Platform. The new Compact MV Power Platform is an integrated, comprehensive power conversion solution for utility-scale PV plants in the North American market. It maximizes energy production while minimizing risk to EPCs, utilities and investors. Available in 1.0- toRead More

NRG Solar Completes Two Projects Totaling 40 MW in California

NRG Solar Completes Two Projects Totaling 40 MW in California

July 12, 2013 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

NRG Energy Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, today announced that two of the solar photovoltaic (PV) facilities the company acquired from Recurrent Energy earlier this year have reached commercial operation. The two California based solar PV facilities, totaling 40MW (AC), deliver electricity to Southern California Edison (SCE)Read More

Tecta Solar Completes 934-kW Installation at Community College

Tecta Solar Completes 934-kW Installation at Community College

July 11, 2013 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Tecta Solar, a division of Tecta America Corp., recently completed the installation of 934-kWp of solar PV at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Md. This roof mounted project includes four arrays on rooftops across campus. Joppa Hall, the Susquehanna Center, the Chesapeake Center, and the Student Center will purchaseRead More

Intersolar North America 2013 AWARD Winners Announced

Intersolar North America 2013 AWARD Winners Announced

July 11, 2013 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

Intersolar North America, the most attended industry exhibition and conference for solar professionals to exchange information and develop business connections in North America, announced the winners of its 2013 Intersolar AWARD program, which recognizes landmark Solar Projects in North America and exemplary PV Production Technologies. “The Intersolar AWARD program honorsRead More

Soitec Solar Development Completes 1.5-MW CPV Project in California

Soitec Solar Development Completes 1.5-MW CPV Project in California

July 10, 2013 at 3:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Soitec, a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced today at the Intersolar North America Conference that Soitec Solar Development, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary, has completed construction of the 1.5-MW-AC Newberry Solar 1 project in San Bernardino County, Calif. RenewableRead More

REC, Strata Solar Complete Three Solar Farms in North Carolina

REC, Strata Solar Complete Three Solar Farms in North Carolina

July 10, 2013 at 3:20 pm Comments are Disabled

REC, the largest European supplier of solar panels globally, announces three new utility scale installations in North Carolina, widely regarded as the solar power hotspot of the United States. The projects, developed, engineered and constructed by Strata Solar LLC, are Rock Farm, 6.65 MW; Mt. Olive Farm, 6.65 MW; andRead More

KACO Debuts 50-kW Smart Module Mode Inverter

KACO Debuts 50-kW Smart Module Mode Inverter

July 10, 2013 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

KACO new energy, one of the world’s largest solar inverter manufacturers with more than 6.8 GW of PV inverters in the field, announced the availability of its blueplanet 50 TL3 SM solar PV inverter with Ampt Mode, a setting that optimizes the inverter for use in a distributed power architecture. UsedRead More

Sensata Introduces UL-Recognized Arc Fault Detector for PV Arrays

Sensata Introduces UL-Recognized Arc Fault Detector for PV Arrays

July 10, 2013 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V., a leading manufacturer of sensors and controls, today announced the release of its new family of Underwriters Laboratories (UL) recognized arc fault detectors for preventing dangerous thermal events on solar photovoltaic (PV) arrays. The Sensata PVAF family of arc fault detectors allows PV inverter and combiner box manufacturersRead More