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  1. Alternative Energy Forum
    Has anyone out there had experience with solar modules from REC having marks on them that look like a grease mark but turn out to actually be under the glass due to a manufacturer defect? The solar company that I work for in New England has seen a few dozen of these. Some have installed them for...
  2. Alternative Energy Forum
    I thought readers would be interested to see recent data on the fastest growing solar markets. Can't post a link, but site is OhmHome and article is under News - Las Vegas and Miami Top Ohm Analytics’ 2017 Fastest Growing Solar Cities List The solar installers we talk to in large markets...
  3. Looking To Hire
    Ever consider solar? Publicly traded and well managed residential solar installation company looking for ME in several counties who are willing to become an employee/officer. Will consider someone with management experience for new branch in Long Island. :thumbup: We work hard and have fun...
  4. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    I am the lone electrician at a chemical manufacturing facility and I've been asked to repurpose a 30 amp solar system to supply backup power (in case of a utility outage) to our server rack. I have a 750 watt PV array feeding 6 2volt deep solar storage batteries. I've successfully managed to...
  5. Looking To Hire
    I'm looking to hire licensed journeymen electricians in Taunton, Springfield, and Hopkinton. The links go to the online application. I work with a recruiters in MA, NY, PA, MD, and CA, and while we have needs in all of those states, the greatest is in MA. I am available to answer any...
  6. UK Electrical Forum
    Hi I'm just wondering, what reaction do you normally get when you offer your customers energy efficiency related upgrades? We've just set up a new investment arm to our business, which is there to help contractors secure more business from their customers, without being so reliant on their...
  7. General Electrical Discussion
    So I am researching solar systems and installations for a friend of mine who wants to install at his appliance store. It looks like he will need available space for a 40amp load (at least that is what we believe to be necessary for an 8.1kW system) at his electrical box to host this system. We...
  8. UK Electrical Forum
    Obviously there seems to be a high subsidy at the moment, but lets face it the Uk is not very sunny. Also how long are the panels likely to last before they deteriorate or pack in and you have to re invest ?
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