Products & Technology – Page 2

Drone Services Company Launches Turnkey Solar Solutions

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 11, 2017

Measure, a provider of drone services for enterprise customers, has launched a new suite of inspection solutions specifically for solar plant maintenance. The Drone as a Service company, based out of Washington, D.C., says the new turnkey solutions enable solar [Read More]

Yaskawa – Solectria Solar Inverters Achieve UL 1741 SA Compliance

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 11, 2017

Yaskawa – Solectria Solar, a commercial PV inverter manufacturer in the U.S., has announced that its PVI 50 TL and PVI 60 TL inverters are now fully compliant with California Public Utility Commission Rule 21 – UL 1741 SA. According to [Read More]

Rosendin Electric To Upgrade Solar PV Systems With Ampt String Optimizers

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 11, 2017

Rosendin Electric, a San Jose, Calif.-based private electrical contractor, and Ampt LLC, a power conversion technology company, have announced a new offering to repower large-scale solar photovoltaic systems that are underperforming or that require inverter replacement. With over 2.4 GW [Read More]

SunSystem Technology Expands Offering For Residential Solar Service

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 10, 2017

SunSystem Technology LLC (SST),  a California-based solar services provider, says it will begin offering new, comprehensive residential solar service packages that will allow partners to employ SST as the service provider for new residential installations, a full-scale fleet management platform, an [Read More]

SolarEdge Inverter Lineup Now Available With UL 1741 SA Certification

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 06, 2017

SolarEdge Technologies Inc., a provider of PV inverters, power optimizers and module-level monitoring services, has announced that all of its single-phase and three-phase inverters are certified to comply with UL 1741 SA as outlined in CPUC Rule 21. As of [Read More]

SMA Rolls Out Sunny Tripower CORE1 Commercial Inverter

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 29, 2017

SMA America has announced that the Sunny Tripower CORE1, a free-standing PV inverter for commercial installations, has achieved UL listing and is available for purchase. According to the company, the CORE1 is a fully integrated solution without the need for [Read More]

Solaria Expands Manufacturing Line For PowerXT Solar Modules

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 26, 2017

Module maker Solaria Corp. has announced the expansion of its PowerXT cell and module manufacturing line at its headquarters in Fremont, Calif., in order to ramp up production of the 330Wp residential module. “We’ve ramped up our U.S.-based manufacturing of [Read More]

Nuance Energy Nets Investment From Tabuchi Electric

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 26, 2017

California-based Nuance Energy, manufacturer of the Osprey PowerPlatform racking system and a developer of distributed ground-mount solar projects, has received a $3 million investment from Tabuchi Electric Co., a Japan-based manufacturer of inverters and solar+storage systems. The two companies already [Read More]

Consortium Wins Army Contract To Develop Flexible Solar Modules

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 21, 2017

NanoFlex Power Corp., a developer of photovoltaic technologies, has announced it is part of a consortium that was awarded a $6.5 million contract from the Army Research Laboratory’s Army Research Office to develop high-power, flexible, and lightweight solar modules for [Read More]

Panasonic And Pika Energy Partner On Harbor Smart Battery

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 16, 2017

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America and U.S.-based inverter manufacturer Pika Energy Inc. have partnered to offer the Harbor 10P/15P Smart Battery, a DC-coupled energy storage solution. Harbor 10P/15P will begin shipping in late 2017 and is available for pre-order today. [Read More]