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Future-Perfect Solar Energy by OutBack Power

Posted on Friday Aug 11, 2017 | inverters, off-grid, solar,

OutBack SystemEdgeWhere is solar really going these days? Do you wonder what will happen if the utility companies change their rules? Have you been considering going solar but are worried the incentives won’t always be available? What if you need to start small and expand later? OutBack Power has the solution for future-perfect solar energy in the Radian Inverter Family with GridZero Technology. GridZero Technology lets you use your renewable energy instead of selling back to the grid.... {Read More}

Mersen’s HelioProtection® HP6M Fuses With Low Fault Current Interrupting Capability For Photovoltaics

Posted on Friday Jul 21, 2017 | fuses, photovoltaic, solar,

Mersen HelioProtection HP6M FusesReverse currents are no longer a concern when you use Mersen’s HP6M photovoltaic (PV) fuse series. The fuses are designed specifically to protect your photovoltaic systems. Designed for low minimum breaking capacity capabilities of 1.35 times the fuse rated current value, allows for safe circuit interruption under typical low fault current conditions produced by PV arrays which meets IEC and UL standards. ... {Read More}

Unirac’s GFT is Scalable to Any Size Project

Posted on Monday Feb 06, 2017 | ground-mount, mounting-racks, photovoltaic, pv, solar,

Unirac Ground Fixed TiltUnirac’s Ground Fixed Tilt solar panel mounting racks are scalable to any project size. There is no customization required for your project with Unirac’s aluminum beams because they include a top mounting slot to accommodate a variety of module sizes. Attaching your PV panels to the top chord is simple and quick because the mounting slots provide maximum construction tolerances across the array. To further ease the assembly process there are fewer tools and less labor needed because of the pre-drilled holes on the foundation channel and steel top chord.... {Read More}

Roof Tech Gives You the Most Compact, Versatile, PV Mounting System Under the Sun

Posted on Tuesday Nov 08, 2016 | pv, pvmounting, solar,

Roof Tech RT MountRoof Tech’s RT-[E] Mount offers a compact mounting bracket like none the solar installation market has ever seen. With RT-[E] there’s no need to place solar panels on top of long rails because you can simply mount the brackets to rafters. Once panels are secured to the brackets, the system array is electrically bonded.... {Read More}

Make Solar Stronger™: IronRidge XR Rail Family

Posted on Friday Jul 15, 2016 | solar, solar-array, solar-rails,

IronRidge XR RailHave you considered putting solar panels on your roof at home or office? If so, is it a concern you’re your roof may become damaged from the weight of the solar array? The other question you might have is can I simply put a solar array on my roof because of the pitch? And, what about the fact that I live where it snows and the weather isn’t ideal for solar? The IronRidge XR Rail forms the backbone of a solar array – whether used in a pitched roof, flat roof, or ground-based solar installation. ... {Read More}