Solar


Raising Capital While Cutting Loss
Large developers who create lucrative projects are very attractive for long term investors. Development is a side of the industry that runs primarily local, which is why big corporations require working with local companies to build their portfolios.....
Boosting Value by Integrating OEM Agnostic Data
Declining levelized costs of energy and rising capacity factors for renewable energy assets continue to fuel industry growth globally. With intermittent resources increasingly competitive with more traditional, “dispatchable” energy sources, asse....
Solar and Batteries Graduate from Intermittent Renewable Class
Low-cost Variable Renewable Energy (VRE) is altering the power delivery landscape – for the greener and better. The most notable alternative energy source illuminating new possibilities is the pairing of photovoltaics (PV) and batteries, particular....
Risks Overhead: Operational challenges to roofing and solar during pandemic
The roofing and solar sectors are familiar with problem solving. Whether it's tackling contracted surveying or conducting on-site inspections, our industry knows how to observe and execute on the everyday challenges that are part of the job. Our indu....
Remote Inspecting – A Social Distancing Solution
It is a complex and challenging time we presently find ourselves in. Consequently, there are several factors currently affecting the installation of solar in the United States. Social distancing has slowed down the permitting process for building dep....
New SMART Emergency Program Regulations: What Massachusetts customers should know
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts began the “Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target” or “SMART Program” in 2018, in an effort to streamline and create a more accessible and cost-effective solar program for developers and electricity customers. ....
Updating Our Industry’s O&M Model
When you purchase a cell phone or computer for yourself, premium support is usually offered as an add-on. The manufacturer has the service conveniently priced in both monthly and yearly terms. You certainly don’t have to buy it, though it’s gener....
Solar Training Moves Online
In March of this year, in the Northeast part of the country - with spring approaching and the last patches of snow reluctantly surrendering to the season - the regional solar industry was gearing up for what promised to be a banner spring and summer.....
SMA has developed the SMA 360 app for PV solar power professionals. It connects PV system simulation, planning, commissioning, and monitorin....
GAF Energy announced the launch of their “Flex” option for use with the company’s redesigned Decotech 2.0 roof-integrated solar produc....
WAGO is adding to its existing product line for their 2600 Series PCB Terminal Blocks for Power Electronics range featuring Push-In CAGE CLA....
GoSun has released a portable, solar-powered water purification and sanitation system. The GoSun Flow is small enough to fit into a bac....
Antaira Technologies fulfills the need for low port count PoE gigabit connectivity solutions for industrial applications, with the new LNP-0....
Southwest Microwave has expanded its suite of IP-based Power over Ethernet (POE) intelligent perimeter intrusion detection solutions with th....
The 50kW/100kW hybrid storage inverter provided by SINEXCEL has 2DC1AC connection with DC coupled solar built-in and can support up to two t....
A new Customizable Trunk Solution (CTS) for solar farms from TE Connectivity (TE) offers cost advantage and design flexibility in photovolta....
Globalstar Canada Satellite Co. introduced the ST100, an innovative, embeddable, one-way Satellite Transmitter ready for rapid product devel....
The Schletter Configurator 3.0 allows users to plan roof systems in Google Maps. Roof surfaces can be marked out and planned directly in Goo....
WAGO’s new 22mm bulkhead connectors add convenience in connecting to devices within an electrical closure without having to open the door.....
Generac Power Systems’ simplified PWRzone system solves several problems faced by solar installers using traditional equipment: high failu....
The Sunflower II, from RBI Solar, is the second iteration of RBI Solar’s Sunflower single-axis tracker design, which utilizes a gearbox de....
GAF Energy has launched an upgraded version of its solar roof product, DecoTech 2.0. The redesigned product will deliver the same homeowner ....
Zilla's patented Double Stud XL Flashings attach directly to sheathing, eliminating the need to locate and fasten systems to rafters, and ma....