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Residential Mounting and Racking Buyer’s Guide 2020: The How-To Edition

Residential Mounting and Racking Buyer’s Guide 2020: The How-To Edition

June 1, 2020 at 9:31 am 0 comments

For this year’s Residential Mounting and Racking Buyer’s Guide, we asked residential rooftop mounting and rail system providers to tell us exactly how one of their systems installs and what the advantages might be for certain roofs and solar installation companies. Here is what they had to say. SunModo’s NanoMountRead More

Amphenol Solar Project, New York. Solar FlexRack structures.

Structural Solutions: Challenging solar sites solved by mounting and racking systems

May 19, 2020 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Giant, sprawling solar projects on flat landscapes are no longer the norm. For solar energy to proliferate across the country, PV systems need to affix to various unfriendly environments — rough terrains, oddly shaped parcels, confined city corners, obstructed roofs and so on. Luckily, there are more solutions for solvingRead More

C&I Buyer’s Guide 2020: Ground-mounts, rooftop racks, clamps and carports

C&I Buyer’s Guide 2020: Ground-mounts, rooftop racks, clamps and carports

May 6, 2020 at 11:02 am 0 comments

The commercial and industrial (C&I) solar segment continues to lag behind its potential, but it’s not for lack of structural systems. From lightweight rooftop innovations to cost-effective carports to classic fixed-tilt ground mounts, there is a mounting and racking solution to fit any C&I site. C&I rooftop solar systems SunModo’sRead More

A residential solar mounting concern with EPDM on asphalt shingles explained

A residential solar mounting concern with EPDM on asphalt shingles explained

April 13, 2020 at 10:46 am 1 comment

For any rooftop solar system, making sure all the components of the solar mounting and racking system are compatible with the roof is of high importance — issues such as weight of ballast blocks on commercial roofs, the fire resistance of plastic components or chemical reactions between components and roofRead More

What to see at Intersolar North America 2020

What to see at Intersolar North America 2020

January 15, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Intersolar North America has a new home and time — set for San Diego from Feb. 4-6. Yes, it is right around the corner! For those attending, be sure to kick off your Solar+ Decade the right way and check out what’s new at the booths below. Then maybe comeRead More

SunModo’s SunTurf designed to overcome both rooftop and ground mount solar challenges

SunModo’s SunTurf designed to overcome both rooftop and ground mount solar challenges

November 18, 2019 at 3:42 pm Comments are Disabled

  Navigating obstacles on the roof or ground used to be one of a solar installer’s worst challenges. SunModo‘s newest solar racking innovation, SunTurk, is a versatile, affordable solution that overcomes challenges in both residential and commercial ground-mounted and elevated roof-mounted systems. SunModo introduced the improved SunTurf line after manyRead More

SunModo’s Multi-Purpose System can be a solar roof, ground, canopy or multi-pole mount

SunModo’s Multi-Purpose System can be a solar roof, ground, canopy or multi-pole mount

September 12, 2019 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

SPI 2019 Preview | Booth 3046 SunModo is introducing the next generation Multi-Purpose System with SunTurf, which can be used as a roof mount, ground mount, canopy or multi-pole. The streamlined design combines the simplicity of a pipe-based system with next-level engineering. By spanning over roof obstructions, SunTurf Roof MountRead More

SunModo debuts SunDock Standing Seam Rail-Free solar mounting system

SunModo debuts SunDock Standing Seam Rail-Free solar mounting system

August 19, 2019 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

The new SunDock Standing Seam Rail-Free System from SunModo is a Mid Clamp and End Clamp assembly all rolled into one. This unique universal solar clamping kit can secure PV panels ranging in height from 30 mm to 50 mm and it attaches to almost any standing seam roof profile.Read More

NEC 2017 Primer for Solar Installers: Manufacturers explain how their products meet the updated code

NEC 2017 Primer for Solar Installers: Manufacturers explain how their products meet the updated code

December 10, 2018 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

Jan. 1, 2019, is almost upon us, which means the National Electric Code (NEC) 2017 is almost in effect. Not all jurisdictions will be up to speed (hell, some aren’t even up on NEC 2014 yet), but around 24 states will require compliance immediately. We asked a variety of manufacturersRead More

Market Driver: When augers, ground screws make economic sense for solar contractors

Market Driver: When augers, ground screws make economic sense for solar contractors

October 11, 2018 at 8:08 am 2 comments

  The use of augers and ground screws has been of interest in mounting solar systems for some time, and for the right size job, they offer smaller solar contractors an opportunity to grow their business. Small site factors For one, with smaller PV systems, one may not need toRead More