29 Oct '13, 1pm

Interesting #Innovation: #Solar Canopy to Extend Energy Independence Beyond the Rooftop #CleanTech

Interesting #Innovation: #Solar Canopy to Extend Energy Independence Beyond the Rooftop #CleanTech

by Staff Writers Chicago IL (SPX) Oct 28, 2013 NRG Energy through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar - one of the nation's largest solar developers - has announced the offering of the fully customizable, freestanding NRG Solar Canopy. The introduction marks a major step forward in expanding the viability of solar installations beyond large rooftop structures. The canopy can provide supplemental power on and/or off the grid (dependent on configuration) to help manage energy costs along with usable shade and shelter. Using a modular kit produced by Sunora Energy Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of NRG Solar LLC, the modular design reduces cost and time of installation without sacrificing customization to meet each customer's unique requirements. "In the wake of Hurricane Sandy's devastation, NRG began to take a more urgent look at providing a solution that could meet ...

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