Products & Technology – Page 257

SMA America Extends Warranty For New Solar Inverters

Posted by SI Staff on April 23, 2007

Grass Valley, Calif.-based SMA America, a subsidiary of SMA Technologie AG, has introduced a new line of solar power inverters that include a 10-year warranty. The company has extended its standard five-year warranty to 10 years for its new Sunny [Read More]

ATAS Introduces InSpire Heating System

Posted by SI Staff on April 16, 2007

ATAS International Inc., an Allentown, Pa.-based manufacturer of metal roofs, walls and ceiling systems, has introduced the InSpire heating system. InSpire is a solar collector that is used to heat buildings. According to the company, a metal panel is installed [Read More]

Morningstar Releases Two-Battery Solar Controller

Posted by SI Staff on April 13, 2007

Washington Crossing, Pa.-based Morningstar Corp., a supplier of solar charge controllers and inverters, has introduced the SunSaver Duo two-battery controller. Rated for 25 amps at 12 volts DC, the SunSaver Duo will charge two separate and isolated batteries at the [Read More]

SMA America Releases New Solar Inverters

Posted by SI Staff on April 09, 2007

SMA America, a Grass Valley, Calif.-based manufacturer of solar power inverters, has introduced five new Sunny Boy inverters, which range from 3,000 to 7,000 W, and the Sunny Tower. The new inverters include integrated load-break rated disconnect switches with conduit [Read More]

PPM Offers New Grounding And Racking System For Solar Installations

Posted by SI Staff on March 06, 2007

Auburn, Calif.-based Pacific Power Management LLC (PPM), a provider and installer of solar systems, has launched a new grounding and racking system. PPM's engineering and production team recently submitted to the MET Laboratory its racking system for evaluation and grounding [Read More]

New 5 kW Grid-Tied Solar Converter Available

Posted by SI Staff on February 23, 2007

Vancouver, British Columbia-based Xantrex Technology Inc., a manufacturer of power electronic products, has launched its 5 kW Xantrex GT 5.0 Grid Tie Solar Inverter. The single-phase, grid-tied solar inverter is designed to work with a variety of modules on the [Read More]

New Inverter Will Connect Small Wind Turbines To The Grid

Posted by SI Staff on February 21, 2007

Sustainable Energy Technologies Ltd., a Calgary, Alberta-based power inverter manufacturer, has introduced a new inverter that will deliver power from small wind turbines to electricity grids. The new Sunergy inverter will have the same high efficiencies available to solar photovoltaic [Read More]

SolarOne Solutions Announces 60% Improvement In LED Lamp Efficiency

Posted by SI Staff on February 01, 2007

Framingham, Mass.-based SolarOne Solutions, a provider of energy-efficient lighting systems, has introduced the new HL600 lamp, a solar light-emitting diode (LED) lighting system that is 60% brighter and uses the same amount of solar energy compared to the standard. The [Read More]

Sharp Introduces Triple-Stacked Solar Cells

Posted by SI Staff on January 26, 2007

Sharp Corp., an Osaka, Japan-based producer of solar and electronic products, has developed mass-production technology for triple-stacked thin film solar cells. The company turned a conventional two-active-layer structure (amorphous silicon plus microcrystalline silicon) into a triple-junction structure with amorphous silicon [Read More]

Introduces New Line Of Solar Crystalline Modules

Posted by SI Staff on January 23, 2007

Kingston, N.Y.-based SunWize Technologies, a designer and manufacturer of solar power systems, has introduced a new line of single crystalline modules. The new SunWize SL series includes 6, 12 and 24-watt modules. Manufactured in accordance to ISO 9002 standards, SL [Read More]