Products & Technology – Page 10

Tabuchi Offers Loan Program For Residential Solar-Plus-Storage

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 09, 2016

Tabuchi America, a residential solar-plus-storage provider, has announced the GEOSmart SolPower Program, a 20-year loan program and lease option that the company says will provide $300 million in financing for residential solar-plus-storage installations. To design and offer the program, Tabuchi [Read More]

Silfab Solar Announces New 60-Cell Module

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 09, 2016

PV module manufacturer Silfab Solar has introduced SLA-M 300, a 60-cell solar module with a maximum power rating of 300 W. The company says it developed its latest module, which utilizes p-type monocrystalline PERC cell technology, with the company’s integrated [Read More]

UL Publishes Long-Awaited Advanced Inverter Standard

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 08, 2016

Following months of anticipation, global safety science organization UL has published a new inverter standard update that is expected to significantly help with solar integration onto the grid, UL 1741 Supplement A (SA). UL has announced a new Advanced Inverter [Read More]

Sharp Announces C&I Storage+Solar Financing Program

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 08, 2016

Sharp Electronics Corp.’s energy systems and services group is now offering financing for commercial and industrial (C&I) solar PV systems coupled with its SmartStorage energy storage solution. The company says its new program is dedicated to $0 down financing for [Read More]

Axion Releases Residential Storage System Primed For Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 08, 2016

Axion Power International Inc. has released a new residential energy storage system, which features the latest generation of the company’s PbC Batteries and works with inverters from various manufacturers. Power levels are available between 4 kW and 8 kW and [Read More]

Start-Up Unveils Commercial Rooftop Solar Tracker

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 07, 2016

Although tracking systems are prevalent in the ground-mount solar market, a California-based start-up has unveiled a new dual-axis solar tracker designed and built specifically for the commercial and industrial rooftop sector. Edisun Microgrids Inc., a company created at technology incubator [Read More]

SolarWorld Teams Up With REC Solar On Commercial Financing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 07, 2016

Module manufacturer SolarWorld is partnering with REC Solar, a California-based provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, to provide financing, procurement and other services for SolarWorld installers developing commercial projects. The companies say the partnership program is designed to accelerate [Read More]

Vikram Solar Plans Expansion, Partners With teamtechnik

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 07, 2016

India-based module maker Vikram Solar has partnered with Germany-based production technology company teamtechnik to design production lines and supply plant technology to support Vikram’s expansion plans. The companies have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the collaboration. Vikram says [Read More]

Solar Tracker Provider Soltec Boosts Manufacturing Capacity

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 07, 2016

Soltec, a manufacturer and supplier of single-axis solar trackers, has increased its manufacturing capacity of the SF Utility tracker equipment by 50%, reaching more than 2 GW of annual capacity. The company says its facility in Spain has added three [Read More]

Sungrow Unveils 1,500 V String Solar Inverter

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 06, 2016

PV inverter manufacturer Sungrow has introduced a 1,500 V string inverter, the SG80HV. The company says the SG80HV has a power output of 80 kW rated at 1,500 V, and with a 2.5 MW PV power block design, DC side [Read More]