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sonnen_systems opens North American headquarters

October 11, 2011 at 4:25 pm Comments are disabled

sonnen_systems Inc., a global manufacturer of two-axis tracking systems, is expanding its activities in North America. Customers in the United States will be served from the new office and warehouse in Richmond, California, near downtown San Francisco. According to Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin, “sonnen_systems did business inRead more

Molex: SolarSpec panel mount DC connectors

October 11, 2011 at 12:14 pm Comments are disabled

Molex Inc. has expanded its SolarSpec product line by developing male and female DC connectors for panel mounting. SolarSpec DC connectors for panel mounting with internal locking and touch-proof design for maximum security have an innovative nut mechanism for easy mounting on the panel and a permanent connectionMore

AETI: 1,000 volt solar inverter

October 11, 2011 at 10:32 am Comments are disabled

Houston-based American Electric Technologies Inc. (AETI) today announced the introduction of two new models in its 1,000 volt Integrated Solar Inversion Station (ISIS) line. The new 1.5 MW ISIS inverter system with the new 1.0 MW solar inverter architecture tested to UL 1741 at 1,000 volts uses the industry’s first 1.0 MW solar inverter architecture

Unirac: Improved ISYS floor bracket

October 11, 2011 at 10:06 am Comments are disabled

Unirac Inc., North America’s leading infrastructure provider for solar power systems, today announced the latest generation of its leading product for commercial installations, the ISYS Ground Mount Racking System. Can be ordered now, ISYS Ground Mount (IGM) 2.0 is stronger, lighter and can be installed faster than its predecessor. Designed to have more space

Solaria receives Breakthrough Award 2011

October 10, 2011 at 3:43 pm Comments are disabled

Popular Mechanics announced today that Solaria Corporation, a manufacturer of solar panels, has been named a winner at the annual Breakthrough Awards. Now in its seventh year, the Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards recognize leading figures and products in the fields of technology, medicine, space exploration, automotive design, environmental engineering and more

Indium Corp .: No-Clean Tabbing Liquid Flux

October 10, 2011 at 3:37 pm Comments are disabled

Indium Corp. will be showcasing its family of PV module mounting materials at Solar Power International (SPI), including the industry-used GS-3434 No-Clean Liquid Tabbing Flux. While most of the fluxes used in the industry are designed for wave soldering applications, Indium Corp. GS-3434 specially developed for PV soldering applications. GS-3434 offers excellent bindingRead more

Mayberry goes solar

October 10, 2011 at 1:14 pm Comments are disabled

Mount Airy, NC, the birthplace of Andy Griffith and the base for his popular show town “Mayberry”, has gone solar. “Tens of thousands of people visit Mount Airy every year in search of an easier time and place, but this is a city that keeps the best of its city

SunPower plans to start building a 25 MW farm before the end of the year

October 7, 2011 at 9:48 am Comments are disabled

SunPower Corp. announced that construction of the 25 MW McHenry solar farm in Modesto, California will begin before the end of the year. The solar PV project was unanimously approved on September 15, 2011 by the planning committee of the Stanislaus district. During the construction period, up to 144 construction jobs are expected to be created andRead more

SunDurance, Kyocera Complete park roofing at the Univ.  from Texas

October 7, 2011 at 9:43 am Comments are disabled

SunDurance Energy and its project partners Kyocera Solar and Solaire Generation announced that they have completed a 300 kW PV system for the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center in downtown Dallas. This project has been selected as the official “Technology Project Tour” for the upcoming Solar Power International Conference. Read more

Renewvia Energy and PSE & G cut volume on 1.26 MW solar project

October 7, 2011 at 9:36 am Comments are disabled

Renewvia Energy Corp., Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE & G) and two Renewvia Energy partners cut the ribbon on a 1.26 MW solar array at a state-of-the-art distribution center at the Northport Industrial Center in Elizabeth, NJ, Wednesday. It is Renewvia Energy’s largest project to date and its completion drives Read MoreRead


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