SEIA: Solar Rebounds from Pandemic in Q3

U.S. solar companies installed 3.8 GW of new solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in Q3 – a 9% increase from Q2 installations – as the industry experienced a recovery from the worst impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the U.S. Solar Market Insight Q4 2020 report recently released by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) […]

S-5! updates line of trapezoidal metal roof solar mounts

S-5!, an authority on metal roof attachment technology, introduces the newest addition to its line of RibBrackets for mounting solar panels to a variety of trapezoidal rib metal roofs. The RibBracket V is a sheeting-only solar attachment that can be placed anywhere along the roof’s ribs and is designed specifically for Ternium TR 72, TR… […]

US Solar, Minnesota Power Enter PPA for Solar+Storage Project

US Solar and Minnesota Power have entered into a power purchase agreement (PPA) for a solar+storage project in Grand Rapids, Minn. The project is the result of a collaboration between US Solar, Minnesota Power, Grand Rapids Public Utilities, the Itasca Clean Energy Team and Grand Rapids. “This project is an impressive feat of collaboration,” says […]

Solar Support Launches Predictive, Corrective Inverter Program

Solar Support, an engineering services company, has rolled out a diagnostic equipment maintenance program that uses analytics to assess the health of central inverters in utility-scale PV systems. Backed by the company’s 22 years of inverter and power electronics troubleshooting, the program supports both predictive and corrective O&M. Solar Support engineers analyze internal inverter data […]

Anumar Names Delta as String Inverter Supplier for German PV Project

Delta, a company that specializes in power and thermal management solutions, says it is providing its M70A series high-efficiency PV string inverters to Anumar, an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services provider, which is building the 120 MWp Solarpark Schornhof project, currently the largest ground-mounted solar park in southern Germany.  The M70A inverters’ compliance with […]

REIG launches REnergyWare division for monitoring and managing utility-scale solar projects

Renewable Energy Integration Group, a provider of renewable energy DAS/SCADA design, engineering and hardware announced the launch of the new REnergyWare division. REIG’s long-standing design, engineering, installation and commissioning of DAS/SCADA hardware solutions can now be coupled with a proprietary IoT cloud software platform for monitoring, reporting and control of utility scale solar assets. Additionally,… […]