SunMaxx Solar recently recently worked with partner company Intelligent Green Solutions (IGS) to provide the materials for the installation and commissioning of a new solar hot water system at the Suds & Shine Car Wash in Oneonta, NY. The solar hot water system will offset about 33% of the total hot water usage at the car wash. The system is built using 4 ThermoPower-VHP30 (30 tube) evacuated tube solar collectors. SunMaxx Solar provided the solar collectors and other solar system components (including the system controller and storage tank). IGS provided all of the engineering and installation services for the system. […]
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SunMaxx recently worked with partner company Intelligent Green Solutions (IGS) to provide a solar hot water system installed on the Huron Campus – the office building in Endicott, NY run by Huron Real Estate Associates. SunMaxx provided all of the solar materials for the solar hot water system installation, including 10 TitanPower-ALH32HP flat plate solar collectors, ConnectMaxx free-standing mounting hardware, a StorMaxx solar storage tank and more. SunMaxx additionally provided engineering and on-site support assistance during installation. The solar system for the Huron Campus is designed to provide about 48% of the total hot water needs of the building and […]
LONDON | Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:58am EDT LONDON (Reuters) – Former Vice President Al Gore will renew his 30-year campaign to convince skeptics of the link between climate change and extreme weather events this week in a 24-hour global multi-media event. “24 Hours of Reality” will broadcast a presentation by Al Gore every hour for 24 hours across 24 different time zones from Wednesday to Thursday, with the aim of convincing climate change deniers and driving action against global warming among households, schools and businesses. The campaign also asks people to hand over control of their social networking accounts […]
http://www.cleanenergyauthority.com/solar-energy-news/solar-energy-news-recap-082911/ Chris Meehan Aug 29, 2011 The solar industry was on a roller-coaster ride last week, echoing in many ways the larger market turbulence the world’s been experiencing since early August. Some companies filed for bankruptcy and others changed their strategies to remain competitive. But elsewhere plans, plants and projects moved forward, showing the industry is not facing a long, steep drop, but rather a lot of bumps. Evergreen Solar Inc. and SpectraWatt Inc. have recently filed for bankruptcy following a dismal second quarter driven by lower silicon costs and increased market competition. Evergreen’s proprietary string ribbon silicon technology was […]
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