Solar & Wind - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Sustainability is at the CORE of Spraying Systems’ Values and Business Strategies

GRNE Solar recently installed a new solar system powered by SMA Sunny Tripower CORE1 inverters and monitored with the SMA Data Manager M at the headquarters of Spraying Systems, a spray technology company in Illinois.

Tandem Solar Modules: One-Two Combination Packs a More Powerful Punch

Researchers engaged in the Capitano project are combining thin-film solar modules based on perovskite semiconductors with semiconductors made of copper, indium, gallium and selenium (CIGS).

U.S. Utility Solar Pipeline Soars to 37.9 GW, A New Record

Utility solar project announcements surged to 11.2 GW in the first half of 2019, with 6.2 GW contracted in Q2 alone. In addition to the utility solar pipeline growth, residential solar deployment rebounded from the same period last year.

SPI 2019 - Panasonic Solar

Panasonic will have many exciting products on display, including our new high efficiency HIT+ module lineup as well as our AC module. Additionally, we will have our energy storage products on display with new features and enhancements for the growing stationary ESS market.

SPI 2019 - Tigo Energy

This year, Tigo will display the new TS4-A (Advanced Retrofit/Add-on) series including the new product launch of the TS4-A-2F (Fire Safety for 2 Modules) at SPI. Visit us at Booth #5347!

SPI Q&A – Trojan Battery

We are starting to see the demand for lithium batteries increase in this market, so Trillium Intelligent Lithium batteries will be a huge focus for the booth. Booth #7047

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SPI, ESI, AND NORTH AMERICA SMART ENERGY WEEK

Solar Power International, ESI & North America Smart Energy Week will take place in Salt Lake City, UT September 23rd - 26th. This AltEnergyMag.com Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years event.

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Esdec Acquires IronRidge and Quick Mount PV

The addition of IronRidge and Quick Mount PV to current Esdec company, EcoFasten, creates the largest solar mounting systems group in the U.S., representing more than 60% share of the residential market.

National Solar Tour Coming Soon to a Neighborhood Near You

The American Solar Energy Society and Solar United Neighbors team up to launch the nation's largest tour of solar homes

The European market for renewable energy reaches new heights

Comparing the first half year supply and demand of Guarantees of Origin for 2019 with comparable figures in 2018, shows supply is growing by 14 TWh while demand grew significantly faster, with 60 TWh.

Solar & Wind - News Headlines

CLEANPOWER 2020 conference chairs announced

Industry leaders from Vestas and Xcel Energy to shape inaugural event for renewable energy industry

Impressive launch of The smarter E South America - LATAM's innovation hub for the new energy world took off with record breaking numbers

Independent Power Producer, Solar Frontier Americas, Acquires 50.5 MW Solar Project From Samsung Solar Energy

Solar Frontier Americas expands its power portfolio with the Central 40, 50.5 MW Solar Project acquired from Samsung Solar Energy. The project is located in California and the power offtaker is Silicon Valley Power, the municipal utility of Santa Clara, California.

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OMG Roofing Products - PowerGrip Universal
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OMG Roofing Products - PowerGrip Universal

Eliminate Solar Rack Ballast and Reduce Rooftop Material Handling. PowerGrip™ Universal (PGU) is a commercial roof mount system designed to secure solar racks and other equipment to any type of commercial roofing system. PGU provides a secure connection directly to the roof deck or structural members and is designed to reduce or eliminate ballast in solar racking systems, so there's less weight on the roof and less material handling. Made of heavy-duty cast aluminum, PGU units include a base ring which is secured through the roofing cover and into the structural roof deck, and a waterproof top plate.

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OMG Roofing Products

OMG Roofing Products is a major supplier to the commercial roofing industry and offers a roof mount product for solar racks called PowerGrip. PowerGrip provides a secure watertight connection to the roof deck or structural members. Once heat welded in place, properly installed PowerGrips virtually elminate rack movement and remain watertight. Call (800) 633-3800 for information or visit https://omgroofing.com/.