solar energy sensor News

  • A dirt sensor for solar plants

    The mirrors that incorporate the heliostats, parabolic concentrators or solar device are exposed to the toughest of atmospheric conditions and, in some cases, endure extreme conditions owing to the places where they are located, chosen to make the most of the hours of sunlight. The inclemency of the weather, like rain, wind or dust cause impurities and dirt to accumulate on the mirrors and the ...

  • New High-Accuracy Solar Radiation Sensor Integrated with Weather Station

    On a recent project for Swinerton Renewable Energy, Columbia Weather integrated the newly released Hukseflux SR20 solar sensor into a new weather monitoring system. SR20 is a pyranometer of the highest category in the ISO 9060 classification system: secondary standard. This solar radiation sensor is used where the highest measurement accuracy is required. The weather station utilizes an Acromag ...

  • Instruments to measure solar radiation in the field of renewable energy

    In recent years, we have seen a marked increase in the demand for the construction of plants for the production of energy from renewable sources. Many efforts have been undertaken for the production of energy from sunlight, ...


    By Delta OHM S.r.L.

  • Climatronics goes “GREEN” with meteorological wind sensors and systems for the renewable energy sector

    Climatronics Corporation now offers an array of meteorological instruments and systems for worldwide renewable energy (wind) applications. The Wind Energy Sonic Anemometer (WESA) can be mounted on wind turbines which use the WESA data to optimize turbine performance.  Several anemometers are available for use in wind energy site prospecting and evaluation, and can be used with Climatronics’ or ...


    By Climatronics Corporation

  • Integrated Solar LED Lights Launched by Greco Green Energy

    Greco Green Energy Co., Ltd. (the Company) announced that it is going to introduce an innovative high-tech solar powered LED light to the market, the ‘all-in-one integrated solar LED light’. The company’s all-in-one integrated solar LED lights, ranging from 5 watt to 60 watt, are suited to illuminate various outdoor areas including streets, parks, roads, gardens, squares and so ...


    By Greco Green Energy Co., Ltd

  • MIT team wins Clean Energy Prize for solving solar’s shade problem

    Original story at MIT News An MIT team whose integrated chip restores lost power to partially shaded solar panels — achieving double the energy capture improvement of similar technologies — won big on Monday night at the seventh annual MIT Clean Energy Prize (CEP) competition. ...

  • OPEL Solar, Inc. and IG Solar Partner

    OPEL Solar Inc. and OPEL Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OPL) (collectively "OPEL" or "the Company"), a leading global supplier of high concentration photovoltaic ("HCPV") solar panels and solar tracker systems, and a semiconductor device and process developer, announced today that it has signed an agreement with IG Solar of Madrid, Spain to expand the territory coverage to sell OPEL's high ...


  • Introducing the solar tree

    The streets of Europe could soon be lit by solar energy as a solar tree prototype recently passed a key test phase. The solar trees went on display for four weeks in October on a busy street - the Ringstrasse - in Vienna, Austria. They were able to provide enough light during the night-time even when the sun did not show for as much as four days in a row. "The solar cells on the tree were ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Wireless Energy Harvesting Markets 2019: Sensor Applications Analysis in New Research Report

    The 2013 study “Energy Harvesting: Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, 2013 to 2019” has 597 pages, 288 tables and figures. Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as the Energy Harvesting is used inside telemedicine systems and m-health initiatives as a way to implement ruggedized handset communications for all clinicians. Energy ...


  • OPEL Solar Announces Turnkey Solar Installation for the Town of Newtown, CT, USA

    OPEL Solar International Inc.(TSX VENTURE: OPL)("OPEL Solar," or "the Company") a leading developer and supplier of ground-based and rooftop solar tracker systems and high concentration photovoltaic ("HCPV") solar panels announced today that they will provide a 95 kilowatt ("kW") turnkey solar PV ("photovoltaic") installation for the Town of Newtown's Waste Water Treatment Facility ("Newtown ...


  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces up to $30 Million for Projects to Integrate Solar into the Nation's Electric Grid

    Recently (1/31), the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) SunShot Initiative announced up to $30 million in new projects to support the integration of solar energy into the nation's electric grid, while diversifying the nation's electricity sources and improving the reliability and security of the electric grid. SunShot will fund 13 projects with a total of up to $30 million to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • OPEL Solar, Inc. Enhances Solar Project for Aquarion Water Company

    OPEL Solar International Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OPL) ("OPEL" or "the Company"), a leading global developer and supplier of ground-based and rooftop photovoltaic tracker systems, and high concentration photovoltaic ("HCPV") solar panels, announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement to install a tracker-based solar system at the Aquarion Water Company's ("Aquarion") D.W. Loiselle ...


  • OPEL Solar International Director Resignation

    OPEL Solar International Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OPL) ("OPEL" or "the Company") today announced the resignation of Mr. David Slomka as a Director of the Company for personal reasons. Mr. Slomka, who resigned on April 30th, served on the Board since June 2007 and was also the Chairman of the Compensation Committee. We wish him well on his future endeavors. The Board intends to fill the vacancy thus ...


  • OPEL Solar Inc. Coming to Solar Power International 2011 Showcasing Its Hallmark TF-800 Solar Tracking Systems

    OPEL Solar Inc. and OPEL Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OPL) (collectively "OPEL" or "the Company"), a leading global supplier of high concentration photovoltaic ("HCPV") solar panels and solar tracker systems, and a semiconductor device and process developer, announced today that it will be exhibiting at Solar Power International Conference (the "Show") in Booth 6219 next week in Dallas, Texas. ...


  • Locus Energy to Launch Virtual Irradiance™ - a Break-Through Software Service for Real-Time and Historical Solar Irradiance Modeling

    Locus Energy is preparing to launch Virtual Irradiance™ -- a patent pending software service providing highly accurate estimates of historical and real-time solar irradiance across North America. The service will be offered as an add-on for all users of the company's web-based residential and commercial monitoring platform. Using patent pending algorithms, Locus ...


    By Locus Energy

  • 750W solar water pump for fountains

    This type of 750W solar water pump is designed for fountains, so called “solar water pump”.750W solar submersible pump is consist of 750W/380V three phase deep water pump,1000watt  ...

  • 3000W solar power water pump

    3000W solar power water pump is design for irrigation, 3000W solar power water pump is consist of 3000watt 380V three phase deep pump,3000watt solar pump inverter, and 4500 solar panel, the head l ...

  • Heraeus Debuts New SOL9600 Series to European Market at 27th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition

    The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit will highlight its new SOL9600 Series of front-side metallization pastes at this year's 27th Annual European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (PVSEC) from September 24-28 in Frankfurt, Germany. "Heraeus is eagerly anticipating the European debut of SOL9600," said Andy London, Global Manager of the Photovoltaics Business Unit. "This series ...


    By Heraeus

  • SMA Sunny Tripower Inverters Energize O2 Energies’ 4.25 MW Rockwell Solar Farm

    O2 Energies has flipped the switch on its 4.25 MW Rockwell Solar Farm in North Carolina. The utility-scale PV plant is powered by decentralized inverter solutions by SMA, including 145 ...


    By SMA America, LLC

  • Weather Monitoring Aids in Expansion of Solar Power

    Weather has always been a challenge for solar. The growth of the industry is pushing it into territories where shifting weather conditions impact their effectiveness. Advanced weather monitoring is critical. It allows solar systems to adapt to their environment. Columbia Weather Systems, a professional weather monitoring system manufacturer located in Hillsboro, Oregon, offers weather stations ...

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