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RBI Solar launches Sunflower II solar tracker with industry-leading grade tolerance

RBI Solar launches Sunflower II solar tracker with industry-leading grade tolerance

June 24, 2020 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

RBI Solar (part of Gibraltar Industries) makes its living on steady fixed-tilt and carport solar projects. The company launched its own single-axis tracker, Sunflower I, in January 2019 after two and a half years of working with customers to deploy it. Fast-forward to today and RBI Solar has over 600 MWRead More

Seven solar tracker system tweaks and new tech to know in 2020

Seven solar tracker system tweaks and new tech to know in 2020

April 20, 2020 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

This article appears in the Spring issue of Solar Builder magazine. Get your free subscription (print or digital) here. Sunfolding’s pneumatics One unique tracker design on display at Intersolar 2020 back in February was the bellow-actuated Sunfolding single axis tracker. The bellow, manufactured with a DuPont polymer, uses no motorsRead More

Array Technologies Lost Hills project, installed by RPCS.

Three big bifacial tracker takeaways from Array Technologies’ field test analysis

March 2, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Last month in the Tracker Tracker, we checked in with Soltec and took a look at its most recent bifacial PV tracking data and conclusions. This month, we turn to Array Technologies to do the same. Array Technologies’ DuraTrack system is much different than Soltec’s (and most other trackers really)Read More

What’s the ultimate bifacial solar PV site and tracker system setup? Soltec makes its case

What’s the ultimate bifacial solar PV site and tracker system setup? Soltec makes its case

January 31, 2020 at 8:15 am Comments are Disabled

The bifacial solar PV era is dawning, and Soltec wants to understand the exact scenarios in which its tracker systems will maximize these assumed-yet-nebulous bifacial gains. The Spain-based tracker company made a splash at Intersolar North America two years ago when it unveiled its Bifacial Tracker Evaluation Center (BiTEC) inRead More

Exhibit A: This recently completed tracker project in Pierceton, Ind.,

Inside OMCO Solar’s strategy to serve the mid-size solar tracker market

January 20, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Solar trackers are proving to pencil out positively for smaller and smaller solar project sites, which is drawing more interest from developers and EPCs. A problem these interested developers run into though is the lack of interest on the part of larger legacy tracker brands which are scaled to focusRead More