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PV design tool updated

16th January 2020 A number of new features have been added to a Web-based photovoltaic (PV) design tool. The updates aim to make commercial solar design faster and easier for large PV systems. 

Ground mount system for the solar industry

10th October 2019 A ground mount system promising less material per kW of installed capacity, a faster assembly and a higher load-bearing capacity, has recently been unveiled. High-tensile steel, usually used in the automotive and the mechanical engineering industry, is being used for the pile driven foundations,... 

Renewable energy mounting system offers environment-friendly solution

13th August 2019 A new solar photovoltaic (PV) mounting solution offers a flexible way to build a solar energy system, without the use of obstructing substructures that are potentially damaging to the environment. By mounting solar modules on specially-designed ropes, which are attached to walls or pillars, a... 

New roof hook added to solar offerings

23rd July 2019 A new type of roof hook is available for use in solar installations. The roof hooks are welded in one piece and come in 6 mm or 8 mm bar thickness. They are made of high-strength steel grade S700MC in accordance with European Standards 10149-2: 2013-12 and have been granted European Technical... 

Bifacial tracking system for solar modules

23rd July 2019 A new tracking system has been optimised for bifacial modules, which are solar units designed to allow light to enter from both sides. The reverse side of the module tables have been adjusted so that the units can be installed without creating shade from metal struts or similar structures.... 


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