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Huawei launches next-generation FusionSolar residential smart PV solution

Oct 15, 2020

Huawei launched for the first time its full suite of smart PV solutions for residential market combining reliable inverter and robust energy storage for the best experience for both installers and home owners. In this TechTalk webinar, Huawei provided a comprehensive understanding of the latest and most advanced residential smart PV solution to meet the rapidly evolving needs of the residential PV market, while future-proofing the ability for customers to achieve and maintain the highest self-consumption capabilities.

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The new Solis 255kW string inverter heralds a new era of powerful, utility-scale PV plant capabilities

Sep 29, 2020

In this 30-minute TechTalk Product Series webinar, Ginlong Solis launched its latest utility-scale string inverter for the European market. The 255kW High Voltage inverter is a game changing solution, with the highest single unit power and largest number of MPPTs in the world. With up to 14 MPPTs and 28 string input capabilities, it can effectively solve problems associated with complex application scenarios in large-scale power station projects and reduce string mismatch issues, while adopting and harnessing the yield advantages of bifacial modules.

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Maximizing PV Power Plant ROI with Modular Solar Monitoring Weather Stations

Sep 16, 2020

This 30-minute TechTalk Product Series webinar with RainWise was designed to help PV project developers and asset owners and interested parties increase their understanding of the latest benefits and features of module weather stations that can have a direct positive impact on plant ROI and reduce weather related risks.

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DSM Retrofit AR coating; Unlock higher solar farm returns. With DSM, SternEnergy and Encavis

Sep 09, 2020

Rethink repowering or replacing while there is a much more elegant, low risk and retrofit solution available: retrofitting with AR coating. In this second TechTalk webinar, DSM and its ecosystem partners, SternEnergy and Encavis discussed all the relevant aspects of in-field retrofit AR coating technology and step-by-step procedures from the perspective of investors, maintenance engineers, and asset owners.

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New Solis 3-phase hybrid PV inverter offers key energy storage solutions

Aug 20, 2020

This PV Tech TechTalk Product Series webinar gives you the understanding of why, when, and how to install this new product, while covering its key functionality aspects and benefits. The unique features, such as multiple operating modes in small 3-phase projects that offer self-consumption, time of use and grid back-up, all fully programmable via the integrated energy management system.

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Trina Solar launches next-gen Vertex 550W/600W panel series for utility-scale PV power plants

Aug 13, 2020

In this TechTalk Product Series webinar, ‘Solar Module Super League’ (SMSL) member, Trina Solar provided a comprehensive introduction to its latest high-performance Vertex panel series for the global utility-scale PV power plant market, that will be its key product offering in 2021 and beyond.

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Eliminating catastrophic PV tracker system damage due to extreme wind conditions

Jul 30, 2020

PV Tech hosted a TechTalk Product Series webinar with Soltec and RWDI to provide further insight into the design requirements of utility-scale PV power plants deploying tracker systems in the new-era of large-area utility-scale PV panels and the impact on systems experiencing high-wind loads.

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Meeting rooftop system performance needs with superior solar module aesthetics

Jul 23, 2020

PV Tech and Seraphim Solar hosted a 30-minute TechTalk Product Series webinar on the 23rd July providing attendees with a comprehensive introduction to Seraphim’s S2 full-black half-cell series modules and their rooftop applications, an overview on how half-cell and half-module cell to module losses are minimised, protecting against potential shading issues and an overview on how module performance and system needs are met with superior aesthetics.

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What is the impact of Tiger PRO modules on the LCOE of utility scale projects?

Jul 20, 2020

Leading ‘Solar Module Super League’ supplier, JinkoSolar has teamed with experts from TÜV NORD and Soltec to provide as usual a technically driven PV Tech ‘TechTalk’ series webinar to further understand the Tiger PRO modules impact on LCOE metrics.

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LONGi Solar launches next generation Hi-MO 5 module series

Jul 17, 2020

This PV Tech TechTalk Product Series webinar is designed to provide an overview of this new module that has 540Wp performance with gallium-doped, newly defined M10 (182mm x 182mm) wafers, half-cut monocrystalline PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) cells and 9BB (busbar) ‘Smart Soldering’ cell interconnect technology.

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Meet the microinverter with record power density designed for today’s high-performing PV panels

Jul 06, 2020

This TechTalk Product Series webinar with Huayu New Energy was designed to help installers, PV project developers, asset owners and interested parties to increase their understanding of the HY-2000-Plus microinverter and its ability to meet the need for more cost effective inverter solutions that deliver higher performance and safety. This webinar was presented by Andy Tang, the overseas sales director for Huayu New Energy, with 10 years of global sales experience with solar inverters.

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Understanding & benefiting from the rapid shift to larger PV panel sizes for utility-scale projects

Jun 24, 2020

In this TechTalk, JA Solar maps a path to lowering the Levelized Cost of Electricity (LCOE) of utility-scale PV power plants, through a greater understanding of the choices available in the era of multiple large-area solar panels with peak power ratings ranging from 400Wp to above 500Wp. JA also introduces its highest performing large-area PV panel series, DEEPBLUE 3.0, which integrates a number of key technologies to provide power outputs of over 525Wp.

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Introducing Tiger PRO, the world’s first 580 Wp solar panel for utility scale projects

Jun 08, 2020

In this TechTalk Product Series Webinar, JinkoSolar presents its tiling ribbon TR technology for the new high-end Tiger Pro series on June 8th, pressing ahead with plans to shift to a 500+ Wp range. As the first 580Wp utility solar panel, boasting an efficiency of 21.6%, Tiger PRO has been described as the world’s most powerful commercialised panel.

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Top-Performing PV Modules: 2020 PV Module Reliability Scorecard

May 28, 2020

In this TechTalk, Tristan Erion-Lorico, head of PV module business at PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), will share 2020's top-performing PV modules and discuss key findings from PVEL’s PQP testing, with a special focus on the performance of bifacial PV modules. Dr. Dana Olson, global solar segment leader at DNV GL will offer an analysis of trends in PV module quality and discuss how PVEL’s test data is used by DNV GL as part of a module useful life analysis. Mark Osborne of PV Tech will also join the webinar to cover his top highlights from the 2020 Scorecard as compared to the previous editions.

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Spring-cleaning your solar park? Why not boost its energy output too with DSM’s Retrofit AR

May 27, 2020

This TechTalk Product Series will cover everything from the science behind DSM’s turnkey Retrofit AR coating to industrial-scale use cases done in Germany, Italy, and the Czech Republic. Also, the practical application process and all other aspects of this turnkey service in detail, from pre-inspection and business case definition to full data analysis of the plant, pre- and post-application. Finally, DSM will share the outcomes of two recent bankability reports: an in-depth cleaning study by DSM and a performance study by TÜV Rheinland.

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