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Mitrex’s new BIPV solar roofing panels mimic roof shingles

Mitrex’s new BIPV solar roofing panels mimic roof shingles

March 29, 2021 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

Mitrex, a Canadian manufacturing leader in solar technology, is bringing to market its roofing panels, developed to provide a cost-efficient energy solution for homes.  The company’s patented building-integrated photovoltaic technology (BIPV) can be easily installed on both new and existing homes and seamlessly mimic the appearance of traditional asphalt andRead More

Maryland’s American Home Contractors to offer GAF Energy’s solar-integrated roof

Maryland’s American Home Contractors to offer GAF Energy’s solar-integrated roof

March 22, 2021 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

American Home Contractors is the first roofing company in Maryland to offer roof-integrated solar from GAF Energy. American Home customers can now install a solar roof and decrease their reliance on utility power. Solar systems are well-known to generate energy and help reduce monthly electric bills. With a GAF EnergyRead More

The Mitrex solar cladding materials can retain the same esthetic as its non-energy-producing counterparts, and can mimic various construction materials such as concrete, timber, or stucco. (CNW Group/Mitrex)

Mitrex wants to generate BIPV solar power with this new building exterior

March 3, 2021 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Mitrex is introducing a patented solution that can transform a building’s exterior into a vertical, self-sufficient power system. As part of the company’s commitment to a net-zero carbon future, the immediate focus is on pioneering renewable energy solutions for the construction industry. The company’s patented building-integrated photovoltaic technology (BIPV) – viaRead More

Fourth Wave Energy to spin-off GeoSolar Plus into separate publicly traded company

Fourth Wave Energy to spin-off GeoSolar Plus into separate publicly traded company

February 2, 2021 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

Fourth Wave Energy, a Silicon Valley based climate change solutions company, will be spinning-off its smart home technology subsidiary, GeoSolar Technologies (GST), forming two separate and independent publicly traded companies. As part of the spin-off agreement with Fourth Wave, GST will receive all commercial rights to the GeoSolar Plus technologyRead More

New York-based roofing company to install GAF Energy’s roof-integrated solar

New York-based roofing company to install GAF Energy’s roof-integrated solar

October 19, 2020 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

New York-based Frank J Tucek & Sons is the first roofing company in its region to offer roof-integrated solar for homeowners via GAF Energy. From Manhattan’s brownstone cornices to the wood roof restoration of the Jacob Blauvelt House Museum for the Rockland County Historical Society, the Tucek family has been serving theRead More

Fourth Wave Energy acquires solar tile producer DeSol Power Tiles

Fourth Wave Energy acquires solar tile producer DeSol Power Tiles

October 7, 2020 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

Fourth Wave Energy Inc. plans to acquire solar tile company DeSol Power Tiles, a patented system that uses roof tiles, not solar panels, for aesthetic appeal. Fourth Wave plans to manufacture, market and distribute these solar tile roofs throughout North America. With a simple, flat design, based on the classic NordicRead More

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Roof-integrated solar boost: GAF Energy partners with Sunnova

August 20, 2020 at 3:57 pm Comments are Disabled

  GAF Energy‘s roof-integrated solar solutions get another boost in the market place with Sunnova Energy International Inc. signing on to provide the DecoTech 2.0 solar roofing system with its other solar service offerings. The partnership leverages both companies’ reach in the new home and re-roof markets and exemplifies theRead More

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JinkoSolar launches 610-W Tiger Pro solar PV module, new BIPV solution

August 10, 2020 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

JinkoSolar officially launched its new generation 610 W Tiger Pro High-efficiency monocrystalline TR solar module and its BIPV solutions, Building Integrated Photovoltaics product series, which will be unveiled at SNEC 2020 in Shanghai. Key to the Tiger Pro 610W is the N-Type HOT 2.0 high-efficiency cell technology, independently developed byRead More

Sunport’s S6 flexible solar module with Metal Wrap Through aims to change BIPV

Sunport’s S6 flexible solar module with Metal Wrap Through aims to change BIPV

July 13, 2020 at 2:27 pm 1 comment

Sunport Power says it has optimized its S6 flexible module product in a way that could grow the BIPV market. After launching in 2018 and later achieving a successful production on pilot line, S6 was continuously upgraded and optimized by Sunport Power’s R&D team, hitting a module efficiency of 21.2%Read More

Residential BIPV in 2020: Solar shingles yield to roof-integrated innovation

Residential BIPV in 2020: Solar shingles yield to roof-integrated innovation

June 8, 2020 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

The integrated solar roof has long been a solar technology goal — combining solar power with a watertight roof covering — but the category (often seen as just “solar shingles”) is perceived as too expensive or too experimental compared to the cost of separately installing solar and a traditional roof usingRead More