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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

AllEarth Renewables to donate portion of sales to help fight discriminatory N.C. law

AllEarth Renewables to donate portion of sales to help fight discriminatory N.C. law

April 27, 2016 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Kudos to AllEarth Renewables, which will be donating a portion of every tracker sale in North Carolina to the repeal effort of HB 2, the state’s new discriminatory law. HB 2 overturned protections for LGBT people and sanctioned discrimination across North Carolina. Until the discriminatory law is repealed, AllEarth will donateRead More

GameChange Solar estimates 300 MW of Genius Trackers deployed in Q3

GameChange Solar estimates 300 MW of Genius Trackers deployed in Q3

April 25, 2016 at 1:14 pm Comments are Disabled

  GameChange Solar sent word that it expects to produce approximately 300 MW of Genius Tracker single axis tracker systems in the third quarter for shipment to locations in the United States in Q3. This is in addition to the 50 MW shipping now for Q3 installation. Total shipments forRead More

APS Arizona Sun Program adds nine solar plants over five years

APS Arizona Sun Program adds nine solar plants over five years

April 21, 2016 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

More than one million solar panels are now live in the Arizona desert producing clean power for APS customers (Arizona’s largest and longest-serving electricity utility). These photovoltaic panels are part of the APS AZ Sun Program, which celebrates its fifth anniversary this year. The program has experienced many successes alongRead More

Watch this four-minute talk about the convergence of solar and technology

Watch this four-minute talk about the convergence of solar and technology

April 12, 2016 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

You may recall that we visited the SunLink offices in the fall, and learned about the company’s technology strategy. This ‘tech blue print’ is both a mindset and a driver behind product and system development. For further insight into how SunLink is approaching solar, watch the video above as KateRead More

Vermont Smoke & Cure adds third solar tracker project to supply energy needs

Vermont Smoke & Cure adds third solar tracker project to supply energy needs

April 1, 2016 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Vermont Smoke & Cure, maker of delicious smoked meats and meat snacks since 1962, is teaming up again with AllEarth Renewables of Williston, Vt., to source local renewable solar to power the company’s electrical needs. With the addition of a third solar project for the Vermont company, now nearly two-thirds ofRead More

Inside the new, improved decentralized tracker from GameChange Solar

Inside the new, improved decentralized tracker from GameChange Solar

March 15, 2016 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

When GameChange Solar was formed, its goal was to, well, change the game in racking. The game in particular the company has changed is that of levelized cost of energy by offering some of the lowest priced fixed-tilt mounting and racking systems in the industry. The N.Y.-based company is ready toRead More

The value of residential solar trackers for installers and customers

The value of residential solar trackers for installers and customers

March 14, 2016 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

Residential trackers aren’t for every customer, but they are far from a novelty, and having them among your menu of sellable system options could expand your pool of available jobs. Like much of the solar industry, technology in this area has improved. The first such systems on the market toRead More

DEGERtrackers fill out massive Solar Gardens project in Canada

DEGERtrackers fill out massive Solar Gardens project in Canada

March 7, 2016 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Since the start of the construction of Solar Gardens in Ontario, Canada, more than 1,900 DEGERtracker D100 systems (20 MWp) have already been successfully installed. A further 300 DEGERtracker D100 systems (4 MWp) will be released in the coming weeks and make the conclusion of the project portfolio. This projectRead More

GameChange Genius Tracker wins 23-MW order for West Coast utility

GameChange Genius Tracker wins 23-MW order for West Coast utility

March 3, 2016 at 5:01 pm 1 comment

GameChange Solar has received an order from a leading nationwide developer/installer for a 23 MW Genius Tracker single-axis tracker system to be installed in the western United States in the second quarter for a leading regional utility. “The Genius Tracker is rapidly gaining market share because it substantially improves theRead More