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Englert unveils major solar PV rooftop powering manufacturing, corporate headquarters

Englert Inc. announced a new roof-integrated photovoltaic (PV) system on its New Jersey field service center in Perth Amboy is up and running and generating thousands of kilowatt hours of electricity powering the company’s roll forming and slitting operations as … Read more »

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Kyocera offers Diamond Partner Program for solar PV installers

Kyocera Solar Inc. announced the Kyocera Diamond Partner Program for new and existing installers who offer Kyocera solar modules and peripheral photovoltaic system products. The benefit program offers first access to the Company’s latest products and technology innovations, best price … Read more »

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MBCI offers photovoltaic solutions

MBCI recently introduced its photovoltaic solutions to the marketplace. MBCI offers two different photovoltaic systems. The first is a rigid glass-based polycrystalline silicon module which can be installed on standing seam metal roofs using a non-penetrating clamp that mechanically attaches … Read more »

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SFS intec introduces new attachment products for metal panel roof systems

SFS intec Inc., a manufacturer of fastening systems for the construction industry, introduced two new products for attachment to metal panel roof systems. For standing-seam roof systems, the AceClamp provides a method for anchoring solar installations and other products that … Read more »

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Englert gets latest on PV roofing installation, financial support

Englert general and architectural sales representatives and architectural support staff came to the company’s Perth Amboy, New Jersey headquarters from all over the country earlier this month for a two-day seminar on new developments in solar roofing technology. The two-day … Read more »

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RISE announces CSRP test date

Roof Integrated Solar Energy Inc. will hold its next Certified Solar Roofing Professional exam Feb. 24, 2012. The CSRP designation is a voluntary certification for professionals who plan and oversee the installation of roof-mounted photovoltaic systems. The credential evaluates whether … Read more »

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Federal lab installs metal solar air-heating roof to save money, meet energy goals

The 16,000 square foot roof of a Federal office building at the Army Research Lab had reached the end of its useful life. After ongoing leaks and years of patching, the building managers decided the building needed a new roof. … Read more »

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Drexel donates metal roof to UMASS Solar Decathlon home.

Drexel Metals Inc. donated all of the materials for the students at UMASS to install a cool energy efficient metal roof system on their Solar Decathlon home. The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is an award-winning program that challenges … Read more »

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NRCA offers PV class in Denver

The National Roofing Contractors Association will hold its one-day class, Photovoltaic Roof Systems: Energizing Your Business, Oct. 13 in Denver. Class participants will learn about the terminology, benefits, design considerations, construction details, electrical considerations, code compliance, and business and legal … Read more »

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RISE announces Certified Solar Roofing Professionals

Roof Integrated Solar Energy, Inc. has announced its newest Certified Solar Roofing Professionals. The CSRP designation is a voluntary certification for professionals who plan and oversee the installation of roof-mounted photovoltaic systems. The credential evaluates whether candidates have the underlying … Read more »

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