A recent study shows that lettuce can be grown in greenhouses that filter out wavelengths of light used to generate solar power, demonstrating the feasibility of using see-through solar panels in greenhouses to generate electricity. “We were a little surprised — there was no real reduction in plant growth or health,” says Heike Sederoff, co-corresponding author of the study andRead more
Monthly Archives: March 2021
Solar FlexRack to Supply Trackers to Namasté Solar for the Largest Agrivoltaic Research Project in the U.S.
Solar FlexRack™, a division of Northern States Metals and an innovative leader in photovoltaic mounting and solar tracker solutions, announced that it has supplied its TDP Turnkey Solar Trackers for Jack’s Solar Garden, a 1.2 MW solar farm project and the largest agrivoltaic research project in the U.S., located in Boulder County, Colorado. The solar installation was designed and built by NamastéRead more
Canadian Solar to Invest in German Off-Grid Solar Pioneer SolarWorX as Part of a Strategic Partnership
Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) and SolarWorX, a Berlin based off-grid solar pioneer, announced today that they entered into a strategic partnership in which Canadian Solar will invest in SolarWorX as part of the start-up’s series A investment round. Canadian Solar, as the lead investor, is joined by co-investors EIT InnoEnergy, one of the leading European investors in sustainable energy innovations,Read more
LONGi has supplied 1.2 MW of innovative Hi-MO 4 solar modules to Sinomachine Technologies, a company powered by a German investment entity. The Morocco based company delivered the project with EPCF model (Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Financing). The plant was developed with 2,663 high-efficiency LONGi Hi-MO 4 solar modules. The system is equipped with smart I-V scanning, AFCI function, and a real zeroRead more