Design Considerations for Efficient, Safe, and Profitable Large-Scale PV Systems

Technical Considerations for Realizing a Return on Your Investment at Solar Power International Attending Solar Power International (SPI) is an exercise in prioritizing your goals.  The sheer volume of potential activities presents a decision-making challenge for most attendees. SPI, for most companies, also represents a significant investment of time and resources.  Sourcing and utilizing training to contribute to revenue generation must be top on the list of ways to realize a return on that capital. Fortunately for SPI attendees, training comes in

SEIPS Case Study: Honduras Commercial Solar PV System Commissioning

SEIPS Case Study: Honduras Commercial Solar PV System Commissioning In the winter of 2015 SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) performed the commissioning of a 3.03 MW grid-tied, roof-mounted PV power plant on a commercial bottling facility in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.  This project is the largest roof-mounted PV system in Latin America at the time of installation. A team of two SEIPS technicians worked for 7 days alongside staff from local EPC Smart Solar and an inverter manufacturer technician to verify system performance

SEIPS Case Study: Bahamas Rooftop Solar PV System

SEIPS Case Study: Bahamas Rooftop Solar PV System During the summer of 2014, SEIPS assisted with the installation of a 36 kW roof and wall mount PV system.  Our tasks included a review of the system design and balance of system per the specifications, management of the system installation with a local subcontractor, verification of system performance and system commissioning. While the system is relatively small, the services performed cover the entire spectrum of what SEIPS offers.  The design was reviewed to