Anne Fischer

Sep 202018
 
KDC Solar LLC, a developer, owner and operator of solar power facilities announced today that it has begun construction on a 23.5-megawatt solar photovoltaic system in Jackson, New Jersey.  This system will supply Six Flags Great Adventure with clean renewable energy and virtually all its electrical load at the park.  When completed, the project will be the largest net metered solar installation in the State of New Jersey. The solar facility will produce approximately 30 million...
Sep 202018
 
Stem, Inc. announced new collaborations with Urban Energy Solutions, LLC and SunGreen Systems to use Stem’s artificial intelligence (AI), Athena, in intelligent solar + storage solutions in Arizona and California. These projects represent Stem’s entry into a sixth U.S. state and the continued high growth of solar + storage momentum across the country. AI-powered energy storage is enabling the rise of “intelligent” solar. Stem’s Athena AI increases the...
Sep 202018
 
The patented SolarLEAF, introduced by Yotta Solar, uses the world’s first and only 100% passive thermal regulation system for panel-level energy storage. This passive temperature regulation enables the system to operate in extreme temperatures while protecting the battery life and without degrading
Sep 202018
 
Array Technologies, solar tracking technology specialists, announced the release of its latest innovation today. SmarTrack is an optimization technology that intelligently adjusts module angles in response to weather and site conditions. The new software, in combination with DuraTrackHZ v3 solar trackers, will optimize backtracking power production on as-built project conditions to capture the maximum power yields during diffuse light conditions.  The software suite uses...
Sep 202018
 
As the cost of solar-plus-storage continues to drop, many utilities are turning to PV instead of traditional power plants. To meet the market’s demand, SMA has introduced a new DC coupled storage solution ideal for utility-scale PV projects, and is now taking orders. The new DC coupled storage solution is built for new PV plants, but it can also be used to retrofit existing PV plants for those operators who want to enjoy the benefits of solar-plus-storage. In many utility-scale...
Sep 202018
 
APA Solar Racking announced the launch of a new line of ground screws.  APA has secured an exclusive U.S. distribution agreement with one of the world’s leading ground screw manufacturers for solar projects of all sizes. The APA Ground Screws are available with APA racking or can be fitted with other ground mount and tracker systems. The ground screws are designed to APA’s in-house engineering specs and backed by APA’s quality guarantee.  Customers will work...
Sep 202018
 
The General Sessions at Solar Power International 2018 celebrate the ever-emerging possibilities of the solar industry. High-profile speakers bring future insight into the state of our rapidly evolving business. The Welcome & Opening General Session will take place on Monday September 24 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Marriott-Platinum Ballroom. Three visionary electric utility leaders will discuss what's next for the electric power sector as it continues its transition to a cleaner and...
Sep 192018
 
Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. will participate in the 2018 Solar Power International (SPI) Exhibition held at the Anaheim Convention Center from September 25 to 27, 2018. SPI is regarded as one of the world's core solar PV exhibitions alongside Intersolar Europe, SNEC in China and PV EXPO in Japan. More than 20,000 industry professionals are expected to attend and over 650 companies will exhibit their products and technologies this year. Even after imposing safeguard measures on imported...
Sep 182018
 
Ready-made snap-together solar panels that turn waste heat into hot water are being developed at Brunel University London in a £10 million sustainable energy scheme starting next month. With energy use in buildings predicted to double or even triple by 2050*, and most home energy used to heat water, project PVadapt promises to crack several sustainable energy problems at once. Funded by Horizon 2020, the three and a half-year multi-disciplinary project aims to perfect a flexible solar...