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SPG Solar Trackers to be Installed in 50-MW Solar Project in Arizona

SPG Solar Trackers to be Installed in 50-MW Solar Project in Arizona

April 16, 2014 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

SPG Solar, a leading provider of single-axis solar tracker solutions, has successfully completed the on-time delivery of the SunSeeker tracker to a 50-MWdc system in Gila Bend, Ariz. Constructed by engineering, procurement and construction company Black & Veatch, it will be one of Arizona’s largest solar power installations. “This projectRead More

Utah Beauty and Wellness Distributor Installs 1.4-MW Solar System on Roof

Utah Beauty and Wellness Distributor Installs 1.4-MW Solar System on Roof

April 16, 2014 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

You might not recognize the name Basic Research, but it’s a good bet you know about the groundbreaking brands the company distributes. From “anti-aging” formulas like SeroVital to the stress-reducing “feel-good” pill Relacore Extra, skin-care products like the stretch-mark cream turned anti-wrinkle phenomenon StriVectin-SD, Hylexin and Dark Spot Eraser, weight-loss products likeRead More

First Wind’s First Hawaii Solar Project Approved at 20 MW

First Wind’s First Hawaii Solar Project Approved at 20 MW

April 15, 2014 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

First Wind, an independent renewable energy company that operates four wind projects in Hawai‘i, and Hawaiian Electric Company today announced that a request has been filed with the Hawai‘i Public Utilities Commission to provide energy to the O‘ahu grid from a planned 20-MWac solar photovoltaic energy facility near Mililani, O‘ahu,Read More

Kreider Farms to Install 1 MW of Solar Panels on Four Chicken Houses

Kreider Farms to Install 1 MW of Solar Panels on Four Chicken Houses

April 15, 2014 at 11:34 am Comments are Disabled

Committed to establishing earth-friendly farm practices for future generations, Lancaster County’s Kreider Farms is launching a solar power project that will increase energy efficiency for its four Manheim, Pa., chicken houses, which are the most state-of-the-art egg processing facilities available in the United States. Set to begin this month in conjunction withRead More

Array Technologies Commissions Four Solar Tracking Sites in California

Array Technologies Commissions Four Solar Tracking Sites in California

April 15, 2014 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

The leading solar tracking solutions company, Array Technologies Inc. (ATI), and nationally recognized construction firm Swinerton Renewable Energy have announced the completion of four solar projects located deep in the heart of the California desert. The four utility-scale solar sites are now online and providing electricity to the grid throughRead More

Stahlin Non-Metallic Enclosures Partners with Ohio State to Bring Solar to Haiti

Stahlin Non-Metallic Enclosures Partners with Ohio State to Bring Solar to Haiti

April 14, 2014 at 4:08 pm Comments are Disabled

An Ohio State University student group, The American Solar Energy Society, initiated a sustainable project for a community and school in Haiti after members learned that one of Haiti’s largest problems is the lack of electricity, specifically for lighting. In 2012, the group added electricity and lighting to a smallRead More

Advanced Energy Acquires HiTek Power Group

Advanced Energy Acquires HiTek Power Group

April 14, 2014 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

Advanced Energy Industries Inc. today announced it has acquired HiTek Power Group (HiTek), a privately-held provider of high voltage power solutions. Based in the United Kingdom, the company offers a comprehensive portfolio of high voltage and custom built power conversion products ranging from 100-V to 500-kV designed to meet theRead More

Enersol Finishes Design of 33 PV Projects in Hawaii

Enersol Finishes Design of 33 PV Projects in Hawaii

April 14, 2014 at 8:58 am Comments are Disabled

Enersol LLC announced today the finalization of the last design packages for 33 of the Department of Education’s photovoltaic projects on Oahu and Kauai, Hawaii. This project is comprised of 11 systems for 9 schools on Oahu and 22 systems for 15 schools on Kauai. The systems vary in sizeRead More

Standard Solar Installs 800-kW Project at Delaware Technical Community College

Standard Solar Installs 800-kW Project at Delaware Technical Community College

April 11, 2014 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

In late December 2013 Delaware Technical Community College became host to Delaware’s largest combined use of carport, rooftop and ground mount arrays in a solar installation. Standard Solar Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, installed the 800-kW, 2,645 panel solar system which includesRead More

SolarEdge Launches Single-Phase Inverters with Revenue-Grade Metering

SolarEdge Launches Single-Phase Inverters with Revenue-Grade Metering

April 10, 2014 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

SolarEdge, a leading provider of power optimizers and PV inverters, is now offering a suite of single-phase inverters with a built-in certified revenue-grade meter. The new single-phase inverters will report revenue-grade data directly to the SolarEdge monitoring portal, eliminating the need for installers and owners to purchase additional meters. SolarEdgeRead More