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RPCS expands with new logistics facility in Mississippi (its third overall)

RPCS expands with new logistics facility in Mississippi (its third overall)

June 3, 2020 at 11:34 am 0 comments

RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) announced earlier this week the opening of a new logistics facility in Kosciusko, Mississippi. The new facility is now the third distribution yard owned and operated by RPCS in order to serve the U.S. utility scale solar market, complementing RPCS’s Texas and California locations. TheRead More

Seven solar tracker system tweaks and new tech to know in 2020

Seven solar tracker system tweaks and new tech to know in 2020

April 20, 2020 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

This article appears in the Spring issue of Solar Builder magazine. Get your free subscription (print or digital) here. Sunfolding’s pneumatics One unique tracker design on display at Intersolar 2020 back in February was the bellow-actuated Sunfolding single axis tracker. The bellow, manufactured with a DuPont polymer, uses no motorsRead More

RWE announced commercial operation on its West of the Pecos solar project, located in Reeves County, Texas, approximately 75 miles southwest of Midland-Odessa. West of the Pecos is a 100 MWac solar plant located on more than 700 acres. The project utilizes nearly 350,000 solar modules on a surface of 550 football pitches. It marks RWE’s first solar project in the state and is the latest expansion of a growing U.S. footprint.

RWE’s West of the Pecos Texas solar project is now online

January 7, 2020 at 1:07 pm Comments are Disabled

RWE announced it has achieved commercial operation on its West of the Pecos solar project, located in Reeves County, Texas, approximately 75 miles southwest of Midland-Odessa. West of the Pecos is a 100 megawatt (MWac) solar plant located on more than 700 acres leased from Texas Pacific Land Trust andRead More

Array Technologies already sees a 9 to 10 percent gain in bifacial tracking performance.

Array Technologies starts 30th year in solar promoting SmarTrack to optimize bifacial PV production

January 31, 2019 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

Along the many ups and downs of the solar coaster, Array Technologies trackers have stood the test of time as 2019 marks the company’s 30th anniversary. “When I started in the solar industry over 30 years ago, I dreamed about the growth and development that this industry would go through,”Read More

RPCS turns to TerraSmart ground screws on challenging Nebraska solar tracker project

RPCS turns to TerraSmart ground screws on challenging Nebraska solar tracker project

January 9, 2019 at 9:04 am Comments are Disabled

RPCS partnered with GenPro Energy Solutions and the City of Atkinson to build a 209-kW solar array in Nebraska on a particularly challenging site. The city formerly used the Atkinson-owned site for fill, a place where soil, trees, and debris were brought then covered with dirt. This created embedment depthsRead More

Soltec is testing for all bifacial tracking variables at its new evaluation center in Livermore, Calif.

Bifacial Gains: How much will bifacial modules add to solar tracker value? We are about to find out

October 23, 2018 at 8:00 am 4 comments

We are on the verge of the bifacial solar tracker era. Projects are being quoted with many starting to break ground later this year and early 2019. Only two issues remain in the way of serious wide-spread adoption. First is the price of bifacial modules, which sits at about 30Read More

Meet the Plug-N-Play Solar Tracker from RPCS, in partnership with Array Technologies, Shoals, CAB Solar

Meet the Plug-N-Play Solar Tracker from RPCS, in partnership with Array Technologies, Shoals, CAB Solar

July 26, 2018 at 4:12 pm Comments are Disabled

RP Construction Services Inc. (RPCS) has formed a new partnership with solar balance of systems leader Shoals Technologies and CAB Solar to launch the Plug-N-Play Solar Tracker system. This turnkey system features the Array Technologies DuraTrack HZ v3 single-axis tracker, Shoals Technologies’ electric balance of systems wiring solutions, and CAB Solar’sRead More

sPower renews partnership with Array Technologies for the next three years

sPower renews partnership with Array Technologies for the next three years

May 7, 2018 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

Array Technologies and sPower announced a three-year partnership at the GTM Solar Summit in southern California to do multi-gigawatts of business. This announcement comes after the two big brands’ previous four years working together. “The newly created partnership between Array Technologies and sPower is a testament to the strength and successRead More

Report by TÜV Rheinland explains how Array Technologies trackers drive O&M costs down 37 percent

Report by TÜV Rheinland explains how Array Technologies trackers drive O&M costs down 37 percent

September 12, 2017 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Array Technologies announced results of an independent analysis by TÜV Rheinland that indicates Array’s flagship tracker, the DuraTrack HZ v3, delivers 4 Cents/Watt DC higher Net Present Value (NPV) and 6.7 percent lower Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), driven by 37 percent lower lifetime O&M costs. The analysis found thatRead More

TÜV Rheinland study explains LCOE driven by Array Technologies’ tracker reliability

TÜV Rheinland study explains LCOE driven by Array Technologies’ tracker reliability

September 11, 2017 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reliability and reduced O&M costs are key metrics when choosing among solar tracking systems. At SPI, Array Technologies, a trusted name in solar tracking, announced the results of an independent analysis by TÜV Rheinland PTL LLC showing that Array’s flagship tracker, the DuraTrack HZ v3, delivers 4 Cents/Watt DC higher NetRead More