Tag Archives: Solar Power

Best of Both Worlds: Agrivoltaics Boosts Yields of Crops and Solar While Saving Water

published 2019 年 09 月 06 日 0:00 | editor | category News
Credit: Peggy Choucair from Pixabay Not one, but two research teams from the U.S. found that agrivoltaics is a win-win for the crops and the solar modules. According to one of the studies from Oregon State University, agrivoltaics thrive in environments such as cropland, grasslands, and wetlands. The other study from the University of Arizona has gone even further and proved that Agrivoltaics can also flourish in dryland. ...  more

UK to Ditch Diesel for Solar-Powered DC Railways

published 2019 年 09 月 04 日 0:00 | editor | category News
Credit: Flickr/zak zak The UK has been searching for ways to directly supply the railway system through solar energy since some of the UK's railway systems run on direct current (DC), which solar modules produce. Thus, there is no need to convert solar energy into alternating current. ...  more

APS Brings Battery Storage to Rural Arizona

published 2017 年 08 月 14 日 11:13 | editor | category News
Instead of rebuilding about 20 miles of transmission and distribution poles and wires, Arizona Public Service (APS) will install two battery storage systems in rural Punkin Center, Arizona, making it one of the first e...  more

LONGi: Distributed PV Formally Enters 3.0 Era

published 2017 年 07 月 25 日 9:19 | editor | category News
In 2016, China's newly installed capacity of distributed PV was 4.24 million kilowatts, an increase of 200% year on year. In 2017, according to an analysis of major enterprises by China National Renewable Energy Ce...  more