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World's largest solar energy landfill cap dedicated near Atlanta
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Phoenix-based company Republic Services, Inc. has dedicated a new solar energy cover on its closed Hickory Ridge landfill near Atlanta. The innovative flexible solar cover technology that increases renewable energy output at landfills will generate one megawatt (MW) of electricity and meet the needs of 224 homes. More



Complete the Q3 SEIA/GTM Research Installer Survey
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Now that the third quarter is over, it's time to collect installation data. If your company was involved in any PV installations during the third quarter of 2011, please complete this survey; it should take you less than five minutes and you could win a Kindle! All responses are confidential and results reported in aggregate only. Your responses help support SEIA's advocacy mission and feed into the Q3 version of the U.S. Solar Market Insight. View the Q2 2010 version executive summary here. More

Has your company been counted? Complete SEIA's Company Profile Survey and receive a free copy of the full Q3 2010 US Solar Market Insight Report
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Our research team is collecting information from all companies involved in the solar industry in the U.S. The information you provide is vital to our advocacy work in Washington and across the country. If you haven't completed our survey yet, act now!



Lincoln Renewable Energy and Solar Power Technologies to bring clarity to utility scale photovoltaic solar
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Lincoln Renewable Energy (LRE), a developer of U.S. solar and wind projects, and Solar Power Technologies (SPT), a leader in intelligent monitoring and optimization for large scale solar arrays, have announced their plans to install SPT's Clarity monitoring and optimization system in one of the largest solar facilities in the country. Solar Power Technologies will install the Clarity monitoring system along with its associated Intelligent Array management tools in LRE's project, located in Fairfield Township in Cumberland, N.J. More


Instant Foundations for Solar Arrays

Product innovation is synonymous with the CHANCE® name. Our helical piles offer quick and easy installation for ground mount solar arrays. Contact us today.
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50 years of polysilicon innovation
Hemlock Semiconductor Group is celebrating 50 years of producing high-quality polycrystalline silicon for its customers in the semiconductor and solar industries. Learn more at hscpoly.com.


Solar Decathlon winners
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Solar Decathlon 2011, a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) solar architecture contest, has wrapped up. While there is an overall winner, there are also winning teams for different topics (e.g. affordability, engineering, communications, home entertainment and more). More



Dow to 'transform' home solar market with shingle product
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The Dow Chemical Company is set to launch its Dow Powerhouse Solar Shingle to U.S. markets this month, starting in Colorado and rolling into targeted states through 2012. The firm said its Solar Shingle was a "revolutionary" new roofing product that combines the performance and protection of a conventional asphalt roof with an integrated photovoltaic (PV) system that powers the home. More


AMSC Utility-Scale Solar Inverter

AMSC’s SolarTie™ utility-scale PV inverter is a fully optimized, comprehensive solution for grid management support and grid interconnection compliance. It includes AMSC’s proprietary Smart Grid Interface plant controller, which provides precise regulation at the POI and plant monitoring to enhance system reliability and availability. Visit AMSC at SPI Booth #3403.
Superior Testing Technology From KomaxSolar
Komax Solar produces an array of testing solutions that offer ultimate performance providing a high return on investment. From standard display to automatic decision testers (based on electroluminescence, backlight inspection, and IV curve measurements), we offer the perfect configurations and enhanced technology to optimize your PV manufacturing process*

*To learn more, visit www.komaxgroup.com/solar

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Protecting Your Solar PV Investments
At Cooper B-Line, we understand your need to protect your PV investments, from wiring to rooftop. That’s why we take pride in manufacturing products and providing solutions that deliver results and help provide added security. To learn more, click here or visit us at Solar Power International, booth # 6639.


GE to bring solar-powered carports to a parking lot near you
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General Electric and Inovateus Solar are working together to offer solar-powered carports equipped with charging stations for electric cars - a concept that enables large-scale EV charging in commercial and corporate parking lots without a huge draw on the grid. GE makes EV chargers and combiner boxes for solar power systems, and Inovateus makes solar-powered carports. More


Arguson

ArgusON, an SPX brand, provides solar power monitoring & site management services for commercial systems. Our National Operations Center manages 29,000 customer locations 24/7/365. www.arguson.com
Christopher Associates - Your Solar Solution

Christopher Associates, Inc. is your source for industry-leading Solar Solutions. We distribute the world’s top-selling PV module manufacturing materials and equipment.
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Solar power on US campuses surges 450 percent in 3 years
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Solar photovoltaic (PV) power installations on university and college campuses have surged 450 percent over the last three years, according to a new database constructed by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). A dramatic 40 percent fall in the installed cost of solar PV systems and the advent of new financing mechanisms, such as solar leasing, has led administrators to invest in renewable, clean solar power as a way of both hedging against rising future electricity prices and reducing campus greenhouse gas emissions and carbon footprints, the AASHE says. More



Solar companies rise on Obama support
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After months of sharp declines, shares of solar panel manufacturers jumped sharply after President Obama reiterated his support for solar energy. Shares of First Solar Inc., SunPower Corp., Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. and Trina Solar Ltd. all rose 6 percent or more in trading. More

Analysis: Solar installers thrive as panel costs slide
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A steep drop in the price of solar panels has been a boon to the companies that install the renewable energy systems on rooftops, and it could set off a wave of consolidation in the sector. Those installers number in the hundreds across the country, focusing mostly on residential and small commercial market rooftop arrays rather than large-scale multi-megawatt systems under development in the U.S. southwest. More


SolarSet Potting Compounds and Sealants

Epic Resins is a custom formulator of Epoxy and Polyurethane compounds commonly used in the solar industry. Contact Epic today to discuss your application needs!
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EXPERIENCE TOMORROW'S PHOTOVOLTAICS TODAY

Our goal is to surpass the requirements of international certification organizations and to anticipate tomorrow's technical standards. That is our guarantee of a bankable and profitable investment, for the long term.
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SPG Solar completes one megawatt solar system for solar developer STC Solar in Woodbridge, NJ
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SPG Solar announced that it has completed a one megawatt DC solar power system for solar developer STC Solar in Woodbridge, N.J. The solar system, consisting of more than 3,600 solar panels, was installed on the roof-top of Kessler Sales & Distribution warehouse under a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) that STC Solar entered into with Kessler. About one-third of the system output provides power to the Kessler Facility, while the remaining two-thirds of the power generated is sent directly to the "power grid," which is providing green sustainable power to the citizens of New Jersey. More



Maryland celebrates 'largest' solar power project at Perdue headquarters
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Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and other dignitaries recently celebrated the completion of one of the largest commercially owned solar power systems in the eastern United States. The six-acre facility at Perdue Incorporated's corporate headquarters in Salisbury comprises an array of 5,040 solar panels. More


Eaton: Everything Under the Sun

Complete solar PV electrical balance of system – residential, commercial and utility installations

Single source supplier – simplify your engineering and business processes

Support services – provided by hundreds of Eaton application and field service engineers

A bankable partner - $13 billion U.S.-headquartered company backed by 100 years of innovation

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at SPI.
WESCO:
Providing complete solutions for contractors
If you are a solar contractor, we understand your business! WESCO strives to provide a complete solar solution to our customers who wish to streamline their purchasing and reduce transaction costs. Stop by our booth at SPI to see how WESCO can help you with your solar projects. MORE
Complete Solar Testing and Certification
Stop by booth #2742 at Solar Power International 2011, October 17-20, Dallas, TX to learn about Intertek’s complete solar product testing and certification services for performance, reliability, and bankability. We offer ETL Certification for North America; IEC, MCS and other international certifications; and can help with global access to numerous countries. For solar product testing that sheds more light, Intertek offers better communication, real partnership, global reach, and quick turnaround.
1-800-WORLDLAB
icenter@intertek.com
www.intertek.com/solar


A. O. Smith Cirrex®
A Whole Home Solution

A. O. Smith’s innovative Cirrex® Solar Thermal Water Heating System is available in 16 different package systems for a custom fit to almost any consumer application.
A. O. Smith provides all of the components, so contractors have one point of contact for all of their product support, sales and service needs. Visit www.hotwater.com to find the right Cirrex System for your home.
Microsemi: Industry-leading PV Solutions

Our innovative PV solutions deliver the performance and reliability required for demanding power harvesting, power management, power switching, and power monitoring applications. To learn more about our
award-winning bypass solutions, low-profile switching modules, smart meter power management capabilities, and mixed-signal, low-power
cSoC and FPGA solutions, please visit www.actel.com/products/ solutions/solar.
High Performance Stability -
SCHOTT Solar
Over the years every technical device experiences a decline in performance – even solar modules. The question here though is how much – or better yet: How little? In a long-term study conducted by the renowned Fraunhofer-Institute the SCHOTT Solar modules still achieved over 90% of their performance even after 26 years.
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