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SPI recap: Solar politics, corporate influence, diversity and system innovation stand out in 2019

SPI recap: Solar politics, corporate influence, diversity and system innovation stand out in 2019

October 1, 2019 at 11:55 am 1 comment

Solar Power International is an untamable beast for us trade publication writers. Hundreds of exhibitors with new products and services, tracks and tracks of educational sessions and a ton of on- and off-the-record tidbits from casual conversations. Plus, beers start pouring around noon. So, yeah. I jotted down as muchRead More

Caterpillar makes a splash at SPI 2019 with its Hybrid Energy Solutions

Caterpillar makes a splash at SPI 2019 with its Hybrid Energy Solutions

September 30, 2019 at 1:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Famed global equipment brand Caterpillar Inc. had a presence at both Solar Power International and Energy Storage International during North America Smart Energy Week to hype its hybrid energy solutions for the U.S. solar and storage industries. “Caterpillar has demonstrated the real-world applications of robust hybrid systems for commercial andRead More

Caterpillar to start selling Cat-branded SunPower solar panels through its distribution network

Caterpillar to start selling Cat-branded SunPower solar panels through its distribution network

November 12, 2018 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

SunPower is now providing high-efficiency SunPower Performance Series (P-Series) solar panels under the Caterpillar brand. Offered as part of the Cat Hybrid Energy Solutions suite, the monocrystalline, shingled-cell Cat PVC395 MP solar panels are currently available through the Cat dealer network in Southeast Asia, Africa, South America, and the MiddleRead More

Wheeler Power Systems installs Caterpillar solar system for Utah’s first net zero community

Wheeler Power Systems installs Caterpillar solar system for Utah’s first net zero community

March 30, 2017 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Living Zenith is Utah’s first net zero community setting an unprecedented standard for energy efficiency in the state. With smart tech and strategic design, these green homes generate as much energy as they use in one year. Caterpillar solar photovoltaic systems, provided by Wheeler Power Systems, a division of WheelerRead More

Caterpillar completes 1 MW PV system with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency

Caterpillar completes 1 MW PV system with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency

February 20, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

Caterpillar Inc. sent word that Cat dealer Altorfer has commissioned a 1000 kW solar PV system in Rantoul, Ill. Built to fulfill a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA), the installation was constructed on an eight-and-a-half-acre site near Heritage Lake Park and the University ofRead More

On the Scene: Caterpillar to deploy PV as part of turn-key microgrid solution throughout dealer network

On the Scene: Caterpillar to deploy PV as part of turn-key microgrid solution throughout dealer network

May 2, 2016 at 2:34 pm 2 comments

Solar technology is definitely not the niche energy category it used to be and there’s perhaps no surer sign of its current and future value than the leader in the power generation marketplace folding PV into its product offering, with plans to take it global — and fast. That leaderRead More

Caterpillar, First Solar Enter Strategic Alliance to Develop Microgrids

Caterpillar, First Solar Enter Strategic Alliance to Develop Microgrids

May 1, 2015 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Caterpillar’s Electric Power Division’s latest endeavor, announced April 30, is a strategic alliance with First Solar Inc. to develop an integrated photovoltaic (PV) solar solution for microgrid applications. Under the agreement,  First Solar will design and manufacture a pre-engineered turnkey package for use in remote microgrid applications, such as smallRead More