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NRG Energy Introduces New Solar Canopy Product

NRG Energy Introduces New Solar Canopy Product

October 22, 2013 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

NRG Energy Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar – one of the nation’s largest solar developers – today announced the offering of the fully customizable, freestanding NRG Solar Canopy. The introduction marks a major step forward in expanding the viability of solar installations beyond large rooftop structures. TheRead More

Enphase Microinverters Installed in 125-Building Distributed Solar Project

Enphase Microinverters Installed in 125-Building Distributed Solar Project

October 22, 2013 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Enphase Energy announced today the successful completion of a 125-building distributed solar project developed by Main Street Power Company, Inc. using Enphase Microinverters. The flexibility of Enphase technology in commercial solar allowed the project to be spread across 29 schools and two facilities buildings throughout the San Diego Unified SchoolRead More

Solectria Renewables Introducues New Transformerless Three-Phase String Inverters

Solectria Renewables Introducues New Transformerless Three-Phase String Inverters

October 22, 2013 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

Solectria Renewables, LLC, a leading U.S. PV inverter  manufacturer, announced today at the Solar Power International Trade Show, the introduction of its new PVI 23TL and PVI 28TL, 23 and 28 kilowatt (kW), 1000 VDC, transformerless string inverters. The PVI 23TL and PVI 28TL’s are 480 VAC with leading peakRead More

Exosun’s Exotrack HZ Named First UL-3703 Compliant Solar Tracker

Exosun’s Exotrack HZ Named First UL-3703 Compliant Solar Tracker

October 21, 2013 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Exosun, a leading provider of solar tracking systems and plant engineering services,today announced the UL compliancy of its horizontal single-axis tracker, the Exotrack HZ. Upon completion of extensive testing, the Canadian Standards Association (CSA), an accredited nationally recognized testing laboratory, confirmed the Exotrack HZ to be in accordance with UL3703 standards pertaining to solarRead More

AEG Power Solutions Complete 5.8-MW PV Install in Arizona

AEG Power Solutions Complete 5.8-MW PV Install in Arizona

October 21, 2013 at 6:04 pm Comments are Disabled

AEG Power Solutions, a global provider of power electronics for renewable energies, and its subsidiary skytron energy, a global leader in monitoring and control solutions for utility-scale renewable energy power plants, today announced the successful deployment of a 5.8 MWp commercial PV installation for PPA Partners in Yuma, Ariz. TheRead More

SnapNrack Introduces Self-Sealing Metal Roof Base

SnapNrack Introduces Self-Sealing Metal Roof Base

October 21, 2013 at 6:01 pm Comments are Disabled

SnapNrack, a leading manufacturer of solar panel racking systems and a subsidiary of Mainstream Energy Corporation, has introduced a new metal roof base to its Series 100 racking system. By reducing attachment time to less than 30 seconds and integrating seamlessly with existing racking products, the new metal roof baseRead More

Suntech Announces Zep-Compatible Quick-Install PV Modules

Suntech Announces Zep-Compatible Quick-Install PV Modules

October 21, 2013 at 5:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Suntech Power Holdings Co., one of the world’s largest solar companies, today announced a quicker and more cost effective method, using Zep Solar technology, to install PV arrays for commercial and residential roof applications. Suntech will showcase its new Zep CompatibleTM module at this week’s Solar Power International (SPI) Exhibition,Read More

Top-Visited Chicago Aquarium Unveils 265-kW Solar System

Top-Visited Chicago Aquarium Unveils 265-kW Solar System

October 21, 2013 at 8:35 am Comments are Disabled

Governor Pat Quinn and Shedd Aquarium Sunday kicked off the first phase of the institution’s clean-energy initiative with the installation of 913 photovoltaic solar panels on top of the aquarium’s world-class marine mammal pavilion. In an event held on the roof of the Abbott Oceanarium, the Governor, along with Shedd leadershipRead More

Solaria Introduces New Solar Tracking System

Solaria Introduces New Solar Tracking System

October 21, 2013 at 8:32 am Comments are Disabled

Today Solaria Corporation launched NEXTracker: a unique balanced-mass, self-grounding, independent row solar tracker that significantly reduces foundations and enables wider rotation angles.  NEXTracker eliminates many of the design, cost and performance compromises inherent in linked-row trackers, increasing solar project profits by 5-10%. Nine projects, with aggregate capacity over 35 MW,Read More

Trojan Battery Introduces Online Battery Sizing Calculator

Trojan Battery Introduces Online Battery Sizing Calculator

October 21, 2013 at 8:27 am Comments are Disabled

Trojan Battery Co., the world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle batteries, has developed an automated battery sizing calculator to accurately size a battery bank for renewable energy applications.  The battery sizing calculator can be found at www.batterysizingcalculator.com. Trojan’s battery sizing calculator is designed to simplify the task of properly sizing aRead More