Solar FlexRack is an integrated solar company that provides the most innovative photovoltaic mounting solutions on the market today. All are designed to reduce the price per watt of solar projects while having a positive impact on Balance of System Costs.
All Solar FlexRack components are manufactured in the USA and in Ontario facility adhering to FIT standards.
Solar FlexRack is a division of Northern States Metals, an aluminum extrusions firm founded in 1972.
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Solar FlexRack, a division of Northern States Metals and a photovoltaic mounting and solar tracker solutions provider, has completed a contract to supply a 26.4 MWac solar power generation plant for Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE). SRE will serve as the project’s engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firm. The Tobacco Valley solar project, located in Simsbury,… [Read More]
Optimizing assembly design to cut installation costs
2019 Trends: A Solar Power World special feature
Manufacturers of mounting, racking and tracking components for solar systems have found that an “a la carte” approach to preparing the equipment for installers to assemble is more effective than providing an all-in-one, preassembled solution. Preassembled racking might work in an installer’s favor in areas with notably high labor costs, where shortening install time is… [Read More]
Ballasts are the heavy, non-penetrating solution to installing solar, where installers use concrete blocks to mount arrays instead of making holes in rooftops or screwing into the ground. Ballasted arrays work well on flat rooftops and sites like brownfields, Superfunds and landfills where few to no penetrations are wanted. The industry standard for solar installers… [Read More]