Products & Technology – Page 255

PV Powered Introduces New Commercial Solar Power Inverter

Posted by SI Staff on July 03, 2007

PV Powered, a Bend, Ore.-headquartered solar power equipment manufacturer, has released the PVP30kW inverter, which features a 94% CEC efficiency rating, a modular design and built-in data capture for performance monitoring. The unit is ideal for commercial PV projects up [Read More]

Xantrex Introduces Battery-Based Solar Power System

Posted by SI Staff on June 27, 2007

Vancouver, British Columbia-based Xantrex Technology Inc. has released the Xantrex XW System, a fully integrated battery-based system designed for residential and commercial solar and backup power applications. Targeting indoor installations ranging from 4kW to 18 kW, the Xantrex XW System [Read More]

Unity Opto Begins Production Of Solar-Powered LED Street Lights

Posted by SI Staff on June 27, 2007

Taipei, Taiwan-based Unity Opto Technology has started producing solar-powered street lamps that use light-emitting diode (LED) technology. According to the company, Unity Opto's solar-powered street lamps utilize two key components: an LED light source and a solar panel. The LED [Read More]

Evergreen Solar Introduces New 195 W PV Panel

Posted by SI Staff on June 25, 2007

Marlboro, Mass.-based Evergreen Solar Inc., a manufacturer of solar power products using string ribbon wafer technology, has unveiled its new 195 W photovoltaic (PV) panel – the latest addition to Evergreen's Spruce Line of panels. According to the company, the [Read More]

SCHOTT Solar Introduces Universal Thin-Film Solar Module

Posted by SI Staff on June 25, 2007

Germany-based SCHOTT Solar has introduced the new framed version of its ASI F-90 thin-film module. According to the company, the module is particularly well suited for large roofs and open surfaces in industrial and rural areas. An alternative module appropriate [Read More]

SolarCity Introduces SolarGuard Monitoring Service

Posted by SI Staff on June 18, 2007

Foster City, Calif.-headquartered SolarCity has released the SolarGuard, a new technology that monitors and reports data on solar system performance. According to the company, SolarGuard collects, monitors and displays performance data from solar systems – such as production levels and [Read More]

Fat Spaniel Provides Monitoring System For Green Building

Posted by SI Staff on June 14, 2007

Fat Spaniel Technologies, a San Jose, Calif.-based provider of critical information services for distributed renewable energy systems, has announced plans to provide a Web-based energy and weather monitoring system for the new Queens Botanical Garden Visitor & Administration Center in [Read More]

CH2M HILL, San Francisco Develop First Solar Energy Web Mapping Portal

Posted by SI Staff on June 14, 2007

Denver, Colo.-headquartered CH2M HILL Enterprise Management Solutions, together with the City and County of San Francisco's Department of the Environment, has announced the development of the first solar mapping Web portal. The portal estimates the solar energy potential for every [Read More]

PV Powered Announces Availability Of New Data Monitoring System

Posted by SI Staff on June 05, 2007

PV Powered, a solar power generation technology provider headquartered in Bend, Ore., has released the PVM1010 data monitoring system, which is designed to help photovoltaic (PV) power system owners monitor and evaluate the performance of their systems. According to the [Read More]

Carmanah Releases Solar-Powered Light Box For Outdoor Ads

Posted by SI Staff on June 01, 2007

Carmanah Technologies Corp. of Victoria, British Columbia, has released its i-PANEL solar-powered light box for outdoor advertising. ‘The i-PANEL illuminated advertising panel is an ideal application of our solar-powered LED lighting and patented MICROSOURCE solar energy management technologies,’ says Art [Read More]