The steps for installing a solar racking system

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You’ve decided to go solar and plan to install a solar PV system on your rooftop. Let’s get into the necessary steps needed to install the solar racking system onto your roof in order to start reaping the benefits of your new solar-paneled roof. First, you need to make sure that your roof is strong enough for solar installation and … Read More

The importance of solar mounting for your rooftop

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According to IEA’s Sustainable Development Scenario (SDS), renewable energy has a major role to play in curbing global emissions. Renewable capacity additions need to grow by over 300 GW on average each year between 2018 and 2030 to reach the goals of the Paris Agreement. As the solar industry continues to climb and dominate the renewables sector, even minor flaws … Read More

What are the different types of solar mounting systems?

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By now you have a good understanding of what a solar panel is and how a solar photovoltaic system functions. We’ve seen solar panels mounted on roofs, but may wonder how the systems are mounted. Before solar panels can be installed onto your rooftop, you will need to know what the available solar mounting options are.   A solar mounting system … Read More

What industries benefit from solar energy?

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A spike in the demand for solar, falling prices, various tax incentives, and grants, are the advantages and benefits businesses gain from solar energy. Here are some of the industries that can benefit from solar energy. Agriculture: Firstly, agriculture is one of the industries that can benefit from solar energy. As energy costs keep rising, more farmers are turning to … Read More

Solar energy is booming around the world

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Solar power is the faster growing renewable energy source across the world. The global solar capacity has significantly increased over the last few years. As stated by a report by Natural Resources Canada, there are over 420 GW of solar capacity installed worldwide. The leading countries for solar power production are China, United States, Japan, Germany, and Italy.   Solar … Read More

Product Spotlight: Solar Mounting Solutions for Metal Roofs

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Last month, we covered solar mounting solutions for flat roofs. However, don’t feel left out if you’ve got a metal roof and want to adopt solar energy as a renewable resource for your business. KB Racking is known for high-quality, long-lasting products that can work with all sorts of roof types, including metal. Let’s go over some of our metal … Read More

Exploring Seasonal Influences on Solar Panel Efficiency

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There’s no bad time of year to utilize a solar mounting solution, but you should be aware in advance that solar panels behave differently depending on outdoor conditions. This is especially true in seasonal climates where there are dramatic fluctuations in the form of weather events, temperature and humidity changes, and otherwise. Solar Irradiance Before we dive into the effects … Read More

Product Spotlight: Solar Mounting Solutions for Flat Roofs

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Solar Panels on Flat Roofs

Does your property incorporate a flat roof? If you’re looking for a high-efficiency renewable energy resource, you’re in luck. KB Racking is renowned for flat-roof solar power systems that are designed to last and deliver consistent performance. That said, perhaps you’re having a hard time deciding which of our products is best suited to your business’ needs. Today, let’s go … Read More

Why Solar Energy Will Replace Coal Power

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Why Solar Energy Will Replace Coal Power

There’s been a lot of talk of solar power capable of delivering a future without our needing to rely on natural gas as a source of electricity. This clean, reliable means of energy production will become the new standard and replace coal power. Today, let’s explore a little bit of the why and how! Cost-Effectiveness Using a solar mounting solution … Read More

4 Key Benefits of Solar Energy Production

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4 Key Benefits of Solar Energy Production

Renewable energy resources such as solar power are highly beneficial not only to everyday business operations, but also to the world around us. At KB Racking, our goal is to help the world collectively step into a new, cleaner means of power production, one solar mounting solution at a time. Today, let’s examine some essential benefits of making the upgrade … Read More