Friday, February 20, 2015

RBI Solar Partnered with Conti on PSE&G Landfill Solar Project

RBI Landfill Racking System at Kinsley Landfill
RBI Solar has supplied the racking for the 11.18MW-dc Kinsley Solar Farm in Deptford, New Jersey. The solar farm is part of Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s (PSE&G’s) Solar 4 All™ program and covers 32 acres of the closed Kinsley Landfill. Conti Enterprise was the EPC for this landfill project. RBI’s in-house team of engineers worked with Conti to custom design a non-penetrating landfill racking solution that not only meets the wind and snow loading but also matched the financial requirements of the project.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

RBI Solar Celebrates Opening of New Location to Better Serve West Coast Customers

RBI Solar Temecula, CA
RBI Solar, the leading solar racking manufacturer for ground mount and carport solar, today announced it will open an office in Temecula, CA on February 10, 2015. The office will be dedicated to manufacturing solar mounting systems and business development, and will draw upon the wealth of a highly skilled workforce of California.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Residential, Europe on RBI Solar’s Radar Following Renusol Acquisition

Already a leader in utility and commercial ground-mount solar solutions, RBI Solar recently made a big move to become a leader in the roof mount realm as well. The company had two choices: work internally to develop mounting solutions or acquire a company already in that business.

RBI Solar is a sister company to Rough Brothers Inc., a more than 80-year-old designer, manufacturer and installer of commercial greenhouse, garden centers and conservatories. This tradition of excellence carries over to RBI Solar, known for providing best-in-class racking systems, installation and project management services.

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

US EIA Publishes PV Output Tilt Data

A clear majority of PV installed in the US state of California this year has been on fixed mount systems with east-west orientation more popular with commercial users, according to a new report from the US government Energy Information Administration (EIA).

The US EIA has published a study into the orientation, tilt and tracking of PV systems, using California’s installations so far this year as its reference point. It showed that 66% of systems over 10kW were on fixed mount systems, while an even more overwhelming majority, 99%, of systems under 10kW were fixed mount.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Flyover of Main Street Power Company's USVI Solar I project

Flyover of Main Street Power Company's USVI Solar I project, currently under construction in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.