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Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

September 14, 2020 at 11:59 am 5 comments

Solar Builder readers submitted their coolest, most innovative and noteworthy solar projects of the last 12 months, and after combing through another record amount of submissions, we’ve narrowed the field to these 2020 Project of the Year nominees! This year the field is divided into FIVE categories: Residential (single-family, multi-family)Read More

Residential Storage Buyer’s Guide 2020

Residential Storage Buyer’s Guide 2020

July 7, 2020 at 8:00 am 1 comment

Residential storage is a fledgling, exciting space right now for solar installers looking to diversify their services or expand. From heavy-duty deep-cycle batteries all the way to full, future-proofed energy storage systems, there are a ton of options in the market to support a variety of customer and installer needs.Read More

Meet Energy Hub, SolarEdge’s new approach to home energy backup

Meet Energy Hub, SolarEdge’s new approach to home energy backup

June 23, 2020 at 11:03 am 1 comment

SolarEdge Technologies launched its new Energy Hub Inverter with Prism Technology this week, which combines its HD-Wave technology with the functionality of StorEdge in order to create a more flexible, simple-to-install home backup system. This builds on the company’s vision for a fully optimized smart home future as the EnergyRead More

New SolarEdge optimizers support higher wattage solar panels, more modules per optimizer

New SolarEdge optimizers support higher wattage solar panels, more modules per optimizer

June 9, 2020 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

SolarEdge is expanding its power optimizer portfolio with options to reduce install time (doing more with fewer components) and accomodate higher module powers. Here’s the details sent our way: • The new multi-input M1600 power optimizer for ground-mount installations has two MPP trackers, connected to four panels in multiples ofRead More

The role of inverters in the rise of virtual power plants

The role of inverters in the rise of virtual power plants

April 15, 2020 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

A virtual power plant (VPP) is a network of distributed energy sources aggregated into a single cloud-based point of control at the utility. When distributed energy generation sources are coupled with storage (like a group of solar homes), greater possibilities for cost reduction and revenue generation emerge. As part ofRead More

Solar PV Inverter Buyer’s Guide 2020: 14 manufacturers tell us what’s new and what’s next

Solar PV Inverter Buyer’s Guide 2020: 14 manufacturers tell us what’s new and what’s next

March 3, 2020 at 8:00 am 1 comment

The Solar Builder annual Solar PV Inverter Buyer’s Guide is a chance to check in with all of the inverter manufacturers – from the market leaders to the up-and-comers – to get a sense of how their technology has evolved and what new products are now available for installation. ThisRead More

Energy Toolbase adds residential solar + storage modeling with SolarEdge StorEdge implementation

Energy Toolbase adds residential solar + storage modeling with SolarEdge StorEdge implementation

December 3, 2019 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

SolarEdge’s StorEdge inverter is now incorporated into the Energy Toolbase platform. This means Toolbase users can run residential storage dispatch simulations and savings analysis that are representative of how StorEdge, coupled with an LG RESU10H battery, would operate in the field. “StorEdge is the first publicly available, residential storage integration toRead More

Countdown to 2020, part VI: Time’s Up, California

Countdown to 2020, part VI: Time’s Up, California

November 21, 2019 at 9:21 am 1 comment

  This final article in our Countdown to 2020 series originally appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of Solar Builder. Subscribe here for free if you haven’t already.  The launch of California’s Title 24 new build solar mandate is less than two months away, and it’s nowhere near the topRead More

2019 Solar Builder Project of the Year Winners

2019 Solar Builder Project of the Year Winners

November 12, 2019 at 9:00 am 2 comments

Solar Builder Project of the Year submissions were sent in throughout the year by the solar community at-large — developers, EPCs, contractors and manufacturers — to highlight the year’s most outstanding solar sites. The Solar Builder editorial staff reviewed each entry and nominated our favorite 15 projects. From there, itRead More

2019 Non-Residential Solar Builder Project of the Year: Marion House Food Kitchen

2019 Non-Residential Solar Builder Project of the Year: Marion House Food Kitchen

November 12, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Marion House Food Kitchen Colorado Springs, Colo. | 26 kW   Contractor: Peak View Solar Modules: Trina Solar Inverters: SolarEdge Mounting: Unirac In physics, energy is defined as “the capacity to do work” or as “potential realized.” This is true of solar panels, obviously, but also everything else. All matterRead More