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NEXTracker acquires predictive modeling software company BrightBox

NEXTracker acquires predictive modeling software company BrightBox

August 31, 2016 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

NEXTracker has acquired BrightBox Technologies, Inc., a predictive modeling software and machine-learning technologies company. This acquisition will broaden NEXTracker’s capability for advanced diagnostics and real-time control of solar tracking systems. The added capability will deliver accelerated commissioning time and increased energy yield of NEXTracker systems globally. “This acquisition amplifies NEXTracker’s software engineering resources, includingRead More

Spread the Wealth: We look at the value decentralized tracker systems bring to a project

Spread the Wealth: We look at the value decentralized tracker systems bring to a project

July 19, 2016 at 7:53 am 1 comment

Designing and building the perfect site is all about knowing your options. In the ground-mount C&I and utility-scale world, those options keep expanding. The latest system design to gain steam is the decentralized tracker, which gives each row its own ability to track the sun and optimize energy harvest independentRead More

NEXTracker opens solar education center for both novices and PV pros

NEXTracker opens solar education center for both novices and PV pros

July 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

When we visited the NEXTracker headquarters last year, it was clear the company’s big focus was on training and education. Fast forward to today, and the company has inaugurated its Center for Solar Excellence at that same headquarters in Fremont, Calif. Designed as a world class testing and proving groundRead More

NEXTracker opens project management, field operations office in Nashville

NEXTracker opens project management, field operations office in Nashville

May 10, 2016 at 1:54 pm Comments are Disabled

NEXTracker is further expanding operations by opening a sales, project management and field operations office in Nashville, Tenn., to address growing regional demand for the company’s high-performance solar trackers. By placing key personnel and a warehouse in this additional location, NEXTracker is well-positioned to provide excellent, real-time customer service andRead More

This ag solar project is the largest net-meter install in California’s Monterey County

This ag solar project is the largest net-meter install in California’s Monterey County

May 9, 2016 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

CalCom Solar, a company specializing in design-build solar projects for agribusinesses and water districts, has installed a new 2.2-MW solar power system at D’Arrigo Bros. Co., of Calif., a premier grower, packer and shipper of quality fruits and vegetables, in Salinas, Calif. “CalCom Solar had the technology and knowledge thatRead More

Commentary: Emerging markets need our help to facilitate clean energy generation

Commentary: Emerging markets need our help to facilitate clean energy generation

May 3, 2016 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

The following commentary was sent our way by Dan Shugar, CEO of NEXTracker. With 27 GW of solar deployed in the U.S. alone, PV has arrived – making headway in the race to be a mainstream power resource. It’s rapidly outpacing coal as a source of new generation; it could becomeRead More

The NX Horizon, formerly the Self-Powered Tracker, brings self-contained motor power to each row.

On the Scene: NEXTracker combines solar expertise, product solutions

January 18, 2016 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar power is starting to move into the mainstream, but this current success comes after decades of slow adoption and product evolution — an evolution with which the team at NEXTracker is intimately familiar. NEXTracker might seem like one of the new kids that’s popped up on the solar blockRead More

NEXTracker’s NX Horizon tracker achieves UL 3703 certification

NEXTracker’s NX Horizon tracker achieves UL 3703 certification

January 18, 2016 at 9:09 am 1 comment

NEXTracker’s self-powered tracker (SPT), NX Horizon, is now UL 3703 certified. This certification specifically addresses solar tracking system functions with respect to risk of electric shock, mechanical and fire hazards. NEXTracker’s UL 3703 certification includes grounding through existing structural components without the need for additional dedicated grounding components like braids,Read More

Solar industry’s total 2015 corporate funding exceeds $25 billion

Solar industry’s total 2015 corporate funding exceeds $25 billion

January 7, 2016 at 2:08 pm 1 comment

Mercom Capital Group LLC, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the solar sector in 2015. Total global corporate funding in the solar sector, including venture capital/private equity (VC), debt financing, and public market financing, raised by public companiesRead More

NEXTracker debuts NX Fusion, a pre-engineered AC power system bundle

NEXTracker debuts NX Fusion, a pre-engineered AC power system bundle

December 9, 2015 at 4:15 pm 3 comments

NEXTracker, a Flex company, just announced its latest innovation called NX Fusion. This new product is a one-stop-shop product bundle that comes as a pre-engineered AC power system solution that integrates a solar power plant’s most critical mechanical and electrical components into a single, repeatable tracker power block. NX Fusion includes NEXTracker’sRead More