SEIPS Case Study: Bedford Solar – 3MW Solar PV with Single-axis Tracking in Bedford, Virginia

SEIPS Case Study: Bedford Solar – 3MW Solar PV With Single-Axis Tracking In Bedford, Virginia Project Summary: The undulating terrain of this 58-acre parcel with a project area of 16.2 acres made this a challenging site for a single-axis tracker, however our engineering team worked closely with the racking manufacturer and civil engineer to optimize the site for installation and system performance. Design Highlights: Layout takes advantage of the slight southern facing slope of the parcel, while varied east to west

SEIPS Case Study: Testing and Inspecting the Solar Microgrid at Palmyra Atoll for The Nature Conservancy

SEIPS Case Study: Testing And Inspecting The Solar Microgrid At Palmyra Atoll For The Nature Conservancy Palmyra Atoll, a spectacular marine wilderness in the vast equatorial Pacific, is a U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service National Wildlife Refuge and a Nature Conservancy center for world-class ocean and climate research. The Conservancy’s Research Station is supported by a three-phase microgrid that includes solar electric, diesel generators, and battery banks for energy storage. Electrical loads are distributed between the science laboratory, offices, kitchen and

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