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Webinar: Top 21 O&M Considerations For Commercial Solar Projects

Live webinar is September 30th at 2 PM Eastern. Successful solar contractors know that a client relationship doesn’t end at commissioning. Solar projects must produce high levels of energy for 20 or more years. Quality installations that provide ROI will guard a contractor’s reputation and the positive public perception of solar. Ensuring the longevity of

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Webinar: Maximize PV Rooftop Space & Energy Output with Horizontal String Inverter Accessory

Live webinar is Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 2 PM Eastern.  The Advanced Energy 3TL horizontal mounting kit provides a compact and cost-effective means to install AE 3TL string inverters in a horizontal orientation. This innovative option is essential for installers and designers that need to comply with NEC 2014 rapid shutdown requirements by enabling a

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Contractors Corner Podcast: Texas Solar Outfitters

In this edition of the Contractors Corner podcast series, Cal Morton, sales and marketing executive at Texas Solar Outfitters (a 2014 Solar Power World Top 400 Contractor), discusses how the company got its start, what has led to its success and the growing solar market in Houston. “One of the things I like about this

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Webinar: Low Slope PV Code Requirements

Live webinar is September 17 at 2 PM Eastern. With the growth of solar of in the last 5 years, codes and permitting have become hot topics. In Low Slope PV there have been many new codes published and more are coming in the near future. Seismic solutions are a key part of many projects.

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Solar Speaks: Considerations For Landfill Solar

Installing solar on landfills is a growing trend. What better way to re-purpose all that available space, right? Solar can be a great way to generate a profit from this available land, but only if it’s done correctly. We spoke with Joe Harrison, Senior Project Developer of San Diego, California-based EPC Borrego Solar Systems (No. 22 on

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Solar Speaks: Is Shortening The Sales Cycle Possible?

We’ve actually seen Helioscope, a design and production-measurement software, in use twice, and we came away impressed with its capabilities. So we invited the product’s developers — Paul Gibbs and Paul Grana of Folsom Labs — to discuss why they felt the software was necessary and the feedback they are receiving from their current customers. We

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Webinar: Managing Risk During PV Plant Development

This webinar was recorded on September 4, 2014. Fill out the form below to watch it on demand. Safety, performance, availability and achieving expected energy yields are critical factors from early planning and design, to commissioning, to the in-service lifetime of a PV plant. UL will examine issues that investors, developers and operators address when

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Webinar: Versatility of Racking Systems to Maximize Design Efficiency

This webinar was recorded on September 3, 2014. Fill out the form below to watch it on demand. PV racking versatility of design and installation vary from manufacturer to manufacturer. Discover how to design and install racking systems for maximum system efficiency. Learn great guidelines for system design and requirements, how to get the project

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Solar Speaks: How The HDPV Alliance Is Helping Lower The Cost of Solar

The HDPV Alliance formed in 2012 wish a mission of lowering solar project costs and increasing project performance. The group of various component manufacturers found a formula to do so by setting standards to allow their components to work more closely, optimizing system design and deployment. Solar Power World Managing Editor Kathie Zipp checked in

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