Post Tagged with: "NEXTracker"

Nextracker explains its bifacial PV gains and how to accurately model them in PVsyst

Nextracker explains its bifacial PV gains and how to accurately model them in PVsyst

September 14, 2020 at 2:51 pm 0 comments

Nextracker recently published findings from its bifacial solar tracker research. It explains some of the advantages inherent within its NX Horizon single-axis tracker design for achieving bifacial gains, but more importantly, it shows how these gains can be accurately modeled within PVsyst. The entire report is worth a deep-dive, butRead More

Prospero I, a 379MW solar farm under construction in Andrews County, Texas, is co-owned by Longroad Energy and AIP.  The project, one of the largest in the US, will be comprised of nearly 3.2 million PV panels and is expected to be completed in Q2 2020.

Longroad Energy finances 331-MW Prospero 2 solar project, includes two PPAs

August 27, 2020 at 11:54 am 0 comments

Longroad Energy Holdings, a US-based renewable energy developer, owner and operator, announced the financial close and commencement of construction of the Prospero 2 Solar Project, a 331 megawatt direct current project located in Andrews County, TX. Longroad will manage construction as well as continue to own the $320 million project,Read More

DESRI boosts solar fleet performance in all weather conditions with this Nextracker upgrade

DESRI boosts solar fleet performance in all weather conditions with this Nextracker upgrade

August 17, 2020 at 11:14 am 0 comments

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) will be upgrading its entire solar fleet that use Nextracker’s smart solar trackers with TrueCapture energy enhancement and NX Navigator monitoring software. As an initial adopter of the technology, DESRI has played a key role in helping Nextracker optimize the software and develop newRead More

Nextracker is rebranding and here’s why that matters

Nextracker is rebranding and here’s why that matters

June 9, 2020 at 5:18 pm Comments are Disabled

  You may have noticed Nextracker didn’t get the all caps NEXT treatment in the headline (no? just us copy editors?). It is part of a big rebranding the company is undergoing — I was going to say “the solar tracker company is undergoing,” but the message behind the rebrandRead More

NEXTracker debuts new control software functionality for solar plant operators

NEXTracker debuts new control software functionality for solar plant operators

February 5, 2020 at 12:44 pm Comments are Disabled

NEXTracker released a new smart control software — NX Navigator — at Intersolar North America this week which builds on the company’s TrueCapture system with new monitoring data, maintenance controls and instant risk avoidance tools. For monitoring, plant operators are provided timely information for key parameters at the site, subfield,Read More

Origis Energy tabs RES to build 57-MW solar project in Mitchell County, Georgia

Origis Energy tabs RES to build 57-MW solar project in Mitchell County, Georgia

November 5, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Origis Energy USA selected RES to construct the Origis Energy Tanglewood Solar project, a 57.5 MW(ac) solar farm in Mitchell County, Georgia. Origis Energy developed the solar site as one of the facilities under the Georgia Power Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI) serving the utility’s customers participating in the CommercialRead More

Details on a portfolio of five huge solar plants (1.7 GW total) coming to California, Texas via Intersect Power, Signal Energy

Details on a portfolio of five huge solar plants (1.7 GW total) coming to California, Texas via Intersect Power, Signal Energy

October 2, 2019 at 2:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Intersect Power, a utility-scale renewable energy developer, along with Chattanooga, Tenn.-based EPC Signal Energy, has five massive shovel-ready projects, located in California and Texas, ready to begin construction in 2020. Signal and Intersect have been working over the past 18 months to design this large portfolio of solar power plants thatRead More

Sapphire Solar Project, a 2.47-MW install in Lake City, S.C., using Solar FlexRack’s TDP 2.0 Solar Tracker.

Solar trackers will make up one-third of all ground-mounted PV deployed the next five years, plus more insights from IHS Markit

August 28, 2019 at 1:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Following a record year of shipments for PV tracking systems globally, IHS Markit forecasts more than 150 GWdc of PV tracking systems will be deployed from 2019 to 2023, accounting for approximately one third of ground-mounted PV installations during the period according to its upcoming Global PV Tracker Market ReportRead More

Stacks on Value Stacks: The large-scale solar plus storage market is coming together

Stacks on Value Stacks: The large-scale solar plus storage market is coming together

August 6, 2019 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Large-scale solar + storage is on the drawing boards of a host of major EPCs, with the current round of demonstration plants leading to wholesale installations by 2020, say several industry players. “While we are early in the deployment cycle for large-scale solar + storage, we expect a ramping atRead More

Shave and a rate cut: How solar + storage solutions are shaving peaks, saving big bucks

Shave and a rate cut: How solar + storage solutions are shaving peaks, saving big bucks

July 23, 2018 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Shaving the peaks off commercial and industrial (C&I) electric bills is the top revenue stream for energy storage systems, and given the trend in increasing utility charges for time-of-use consumption, peak shaving can pay for a system in as little as three years, system providers say. Just how high theRead More