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ok here goes.  I have one 260 watt panel but with the pwm I am getting max of 115 wats and 8 amps.  Can I connect a second pwm charge controller to the same panel and the same battery bank to...
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10/22/2017
  • GS Battery Energy Storage
  CivicSolar does not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. This material has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for, tax,...
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10/18/2017
  • Split cell technology
  In its most basic sense, split cell technology is a new cell architecture that increases voltage by halving the size of the silicon chips.   Split cell panels provide the following advantages:...
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10/18/2017
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Hi; My name is Nelson Santiago. I will like to know base on your expertise if what I have in mind is worth it and what materials I need to make it happen. As you may know in Puerto Rico we are having...
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10/16/2017
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I have JKM310P panels,  I need an extension cable to connet them to my inverter,  what is the type of connectors I need on the extension cable  
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10/4/2017
  • MPPT Algorithm
  1. Constant Voltage   Constant voltage maximum power point tracking was one of the first ever created algorithms and has the most limitations. Constant voltage MPPT simply measures the ambient...
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9/13/2017
  • Yaskawa Solectria XGI
  Yaskawa Solectria Solar recently announced the launch of the XGI 1000 and XGI 1500 string inverters for commercial and utility-scale applications. The new inverters are engineered, designed and...
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9/13/2017
  • Aerocompact Ground Mount
  Similar to ballasted racking’s meteoric rise as the go-to solution for flat roofs, ballasted systems are slowly gaining popularity on the ground. Solar continues to proliferate in rural and...
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9/13/2017
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The link to the data sheet on this page is dead - https://www.civicsolar.com/product/lg-chem-98kwh-63ah-400v-lithium-ion-b... Can you fix and provide?
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8/22/2017
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I've been poring over manufacturing datasheets and reliability documents for hours and feel like I'm getting nowhere. What are the main criteria I should be looking for to ensure my modules will last...
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8/1/2017
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I am modeling a hybrid AC-coupled PV-diesel system using the SMA Sunny Design Web and saw that one of the parameters used in the portal to check the system compatibility is the ratio between the...
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8/1/2017
  • UL 1741
For the first time since 1984 energy generated by renewable sources outweighed nuclear generation in March and April of this year. Although strong springtime solar and wind production coupled with...
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7/28/2017
  • Solaredge Monitoring
  To solar integrators robust solar monitoring provide the following advantages:   1)    Allows contractors to provide transparency and education in customer conversation. 2)    Gives more responsive...
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7/27/2017
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If I'm using a Schneider Combox do I also need to install a Systems Control Box? 
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6/30/2017
  • solar panel beautiful installation
As the number of U.S. solar installations has proliferated in the past decade, solar contractors are under increasing pressure to complete more installations in less time. This is a good problem for...
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6/30/2017
  • Solectria
  The Problem Many inverters installed in the last 10+ years are now failing and are no longer protected by the original product warranty. With limited possibilities of extending warranty coverage,...
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6/13/2017

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