Trina Solar’s Vertex Series Modules Obtain IEC Certifications

Trina Solar Co. Ltd., a global photovoltaic (PV) and smart energy solutions provider, says the Vertex 600 W and 550 W series of glass-back sheet and dual-glass modules passed the TÜV Rheinland Photovoltaic Module IEC standard serial test and obtained two certificates, IEC 61215 and IEC 61730.    The Vertex series became the first 600 W+ […]

LG Chem, SolarEdge Partner on Home Backup Solution, Training for Installers

LG Chem, a Korean manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries, has strengthened its partnership with global inverter manufacturer SolarEdge to offer a home backup solution with training for installers.  By pairing an LG RESU10H with SolarEdge’s new inverter (Energy Hub), homeowners will be able to stay turned on even when the power grid is down, where they […]

Dominion Energy Virginia Issues RFP for Distributed Solar Projects

Dominion Energy Virginia has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for distributed solar projects to help meet renewable energy goals set forth by the company and the state. The RFP is soliciting bids for development assets for new distributed solar generation facilities or mechanically complete solar facilities under asset purchase agreements. The RFP is also […]

How EPCs and project developers can achieve maximum utility-scale solar project lifespan

by Doug Broach, TrinaPro Business Development Manager Ensuring the maximum longevity of a utility-scale solar installation remains a top priority for every project stakeholder. The longer the assumed PV system’s expected useful life, the better the chances for achieving a return on investment (ROI) and further enhancing the project’s long-term profitability. Currently, the expected project-life… […]

2020 GRID tribal solar grantees include two first-time Alaska Native groups

Now in its third year, TSAF has selected its grantees for the 2020-2021 grant cycle, expanding its project map to Alaska, with two Alaska Native grantees included in the grant cycle. The 2020-2021 TSAF grantees are: Oglala Sioux Tribal Housing, Pine Ridge, S. Dakota Village of Solomon, Nome, AK Tanana Chiefs Conference – Tanacross Village… […]