Thursday, April 30, 2015

RBI Solar Receives DSA Pre-Check Design Approval for Solar Canopy Structures

RBI Solar Carports
RBI Solar is pleased to announce that we have received approval from the California Division of State Architect (DSA) on a Pre-Check (PC) solar carport structure design. The typical structural plan review process can be quite involved, and with a DSA project can extend project schedules for months in some cases. This PC will allow for expedited permit approval on California school projects and includes multiple configurations to offer additional array design flexibility.

Friday, April 24, 2015

PV EXPO 2015 & PV SYSTEM EXPO 2015 Reflect Ongoing Solar Business Boom in Japan

PV system installation continues to increase in Japan and the solar boom endures. As thought to portray the booming market condition and increasing competition, the scale of Japan's largest PV industry event - PV EXPO and PV SYSTEM EXPO is expanding and exhibitors are generally participating with bigger sized booths. The net exhibit space of the two exhibitions combined will in fact a record breaking size. 500 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors (including visitors of concurrent shows) are expected to participate.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

RBI Solar Launched New Mobile Optimized Website

RBI Solar mobile view
RBI Solar is pleased to announce the launch of our new mobile-optimized website. As more customers use mobile devices as their primary internet access point, the need for a mobile optimized website became extremely evident. This is the next step taken by RBI to stay ahead of emerging technologies after launching the solar shading app last year. The new website design brings a richer experience to the home page and throughout the website. This new design will make the RBI Solar website easier to use and enhance the multi-device user experience. The very popular and complementary solar shading app is still accessible from the new site.

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.