Solar Panels Articles

  • The steps for installing a solar racking system

    You’ve decided to go solar and plan to install a solar PV system on your rooftop. Let’s get into the necessary steps needed to install the solar racking system onto your roof in order to start reaping the benefits of your new solar-paneled roof. First, you need to make sure that your roof is strong enough for solar installation and to support the weight of the solar panels. Inspecting ...


    By KB Racking

  • The Solar Industry Keeps Growing

    For the last 10 years, Roller Die + Forming has been making parts for solar racking companies. We’ve watched the solar electricity industry grow from its infancy to helping put solar on roofs, in fields, and in huge solar farms. Since the introduction of the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) in 2005, and its subsequent extensions, the installation of solar in residential, commercial, and ...


    By Roller Die + Forming

  • Outdoor Emergency Phone Tower

    Overview of outdoor emergency telephone tower PT-M-WMT2 As a roadside waterproof emergency telephone tower, it is fully contained within a corrosion resistant, vandal resistant, weatherproof case and eye catching outddor coating design, providing a reliable and effective communications terminal when there is ...

  • MGM makes transformers for solar applications

    Scientists have high confidence that global temperatures will continue to rise for decades to come, largely due to greenhouse gases produced by human activities. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which includes more than 1,300 scientists from the United States and other countries, forecasts a temperature rise of 2.5 to 10 degrees Fahrenheit over the next century. Increasing ...


    By MGM Transformer Company

  • Geographical Distribution of Renewable Power is Skewed in The US

    As much as 10% of the total electricity generated in the United States came from solar and wind sources in 2018. This share of modern renewable electricity is expected to increase to 13% in the nation’s power mix by the end of year 2020 and ...


    By CleanEnergyAuthority.com

  • Home Biogas Systems in Australia

    HomeBiogas has made its way into over 90 countries across the globe, but it has been making waves in one particularly special country: Australia. With Australia’s scenic landscape and plentiful sun, it is no wonder that it is home to such a thriving environmental movement. It is this, coupled with a strong desire to live independently from big energy companies imposing rising prices ...


    By HomeBiogas Inc

  • What Does Silicone Mean

    What Does Silicone Mean Silicon is a very rich element on the earth, and silicone is the product after the organic silicon is organized. Silicone, also known as silicone or siloxane, is a siloxane organic polymer that is cross-linked by silicon oxide. It has excellent properties not found in general organic polymers such as cold, heat, ...

  • Historical district heritage in UAE went green with full energy solution from Metsolar - Case Study

    An area of 11000 square feet is being renovated in Heritage Majlis historical district with an aim to transform this area into the leading culture and heritage centre in the region, focusing on trade, crafts and the pearling industry. So far 150 buildings where successfully renovated and the whole area is filled with innovation in order to adapt to the environment. As for lighting solution ...


    By Metsolar

  • ZigZag solar - ultra high efficiency solar facade system - Case Study

    Solar architectural facade by ZigZagSolar in combination with solar panels by Metsolar results in ultra high efficiency characteristics. The name stands for itself – ZigZag can adapt to any architectural need by an adaptive repetition height to customly decorated panels. We provide glass/backsheet solar panels that adapts to every architects vision for efficiency and visual. Not only more ...


    By Metsolar

  • Red deer college residence - successful BIPV customization challenge in Canada - Case Study

    Customization heaven – this is how we sometimes call this impressive BIPV solar facade of Red deer college (Canada) campus newest building. This five-story residence, opened in spring 2019, stands out as all of its east, south, and west facades are covered with altogether 163 kW of glass / backsheet photovoltaic panels. Numerous of differently shaped and sized solar panels were used to ...


    By Metsolar

  • Application Status Of Metal Honeycomb Panel (II)

    Honeycomb metal panel also has the following applications: (6) Energy. (a) Energy storage: metal honeycomb has excellent light absorption performance. Solar panels with honeycomb structure can be manufactured by using the light absorption property of honeycomb. In the heat collecting panel, the heat insulating layer adopts honeycomb sandwich structure. Honeycomb core can use paper honeycomb with ...

  • Your Specac update from David Smith

    At Specac, we’ve just begun our 49thyear, and it promises to be another exciting one. Within the next month, we’re relocating our UK headquarters 1km along the road to a brand-new facility in Orpington, South-East London. It’s still being fitted out as I write this. The Science and Innovation Centre will offer us greater assembly capacity, more ...


    By Specac Limited

  • The Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Center - New York, New York, United States - Case Study

    Project Cornell Tech contracted Morphosis Architects to design and develop the Emma and Georgina ...

  • St. Cloud Wastewater Install Biogas and Natural Gas Engine, USA - Case Study

    In 2016, St. Cloud Wastewater Treatment Facility selected Jenbacheras the blended biogas and natural gas engine of choice for their new renewable energy plant. For most cities, wastewater and drinking water treatment plants are ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Sohnen - Case Study

    Location:Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico Project Size:500kW E-solutions Energy installed 1,612 solar panels using EcoFoot2+ 10-Degree Racking Solution on the Sohnen building in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. Four hundred APSystems microinverters also installed, which is thought to be the largest microinverter installation in ...


    By Ecolibrium Solar

  • Commonwealth Charter Academy - Case Study

    Location:Harrisburg, PA Project Size:500,000 kWh Solar Renewable Energy LLC installed EcoFoot5D 5-Degree Racking system on the flat-roof portion of this 1,080 solar panel project on Commonwealth Charter Academy's (CCA) roof . The total system will produce approximately 500,000 kWh annually, which will provide one-third of the electricity consumption at ...


    By Ecolibrium Solar

  • Flight Building - Case Study

    Location:Denver, CO Project Size:135.8 KW Douglass Colony Group installed EcoFoot2+ 10-Degree Racking on this new office building in the heart of Denver's RiNo District. The Flight Building is designed to provide sustainable workspaces in the 140,000 sq. ft. structure. The design includes one of the city's ...


    By Ecolibrium Solar

  • Commercial & Industrial Solar for the Middle East Case Study

    Lower your electricity bills while helping build a sustainable future The experienced team at SolarReserve Dubai can help your business take advantage of the benefits of solar energy without the need for the upfront capital outlay. SolarReserve provides turnkey solar photovoltaic (PV) rooftop, carport and ground-mounted solutions to commercial and industrial businesses that will significantly ...


    By SolarReserve, LLC.

  • Schneider Electric Case Study

    Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. At their North American headquarters in Boston, the company wanted to create a visible example of their microgrid technology in action, while offsetting energy costs and creating a backup power source during outages. REC Solar built and will operate the canopy and rooftop solar arrays that power the microgrid, which ...


    By REC Solar

  • California Polytechnic University Case Study

    California Polytechnic University (Cal Poly) is a university in the California State University system and has been ranked the Best in the West 24 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report. As part of their net zero sustainability plan, the university wanted to build a solar farm on land adjacent to the campus. REC Solar was selected by Cal Poly to build a 4.5 megawatt (AC) solar farm. ...


    By REC Solar

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