Solar Irrigation System for Cagayan Farmers

Cagayan farmers receive solar-powered irrigation from DAR   The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)-Region 2 recently turned-over a solar-powered irrigation system to San Esteban agrarian reform community (ARC) in this town to increase the local farmers’ productivity....

DOE to Agree on Abolishing Renewable Energy Perks Under TRAIN Law

DOE likely to accede to scrapping of Renewable Energy perks under TRAIN-2 The Department of Energy (DOE) will likely throw its support to the proposal to scrap the value-added tax (VAT) zero rating incentives for renewable energy (RE) projects under package 2 of the...

5 Common Solar Installation Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Common Solar Installation Mistakes You Need to Avoid   Solar energy is now getting its pace as a booming energy market here in the Philippines. As more and more people understand how solar energy will make their life better, more and more electricians and engineers...

OptiQuote – Free Solar Quoting Tool.

Optiquote is a free Solar quoting tool that is targeted at Solar developers around the world. This is the first release of the tool & we will be expanding this tool constantly into the future. optiquote.com.au How it works. First, you login to the...

Kinds of Solar Racking System

What are the types Solar Racking System? Solar racking system is extremely important part of installing a solar system. A solar racking system secures solar panels to your roof or to the ground, depending on the type of solar energy system being installed. If you’re...

The Difference Between MPPT vs PWM

MPPT vs PWM Before solar panels became interesting for people that are on the grid, there were only 36-cell ones for charging 12 Volt batteries (and if you had a 24V battery you’d need two panels in series, to make 72 cells). With 36 cells the panel runs at about 18...

Decade-long brownouts in Mindoro town is now over

Town of Paluan in Occidental Mindoro is now completely brownout-free   This solar project in Mindoro is now considered the largest Solar-Battery Micro-Grid in Southeast Asia. With 2 megawatts (MW) of solar panels, 2 MW hour of batteries and 2 MW of diesel backup, it...

P10.9 Billion Worth of Energy Projects for Mindanao

EU allots P10.9-B aid for Mindanao, energy projects nationwide PHP10.88 billion development assistance for Mindanao and energy projects all over the Philippines will be up for negotiation with the Philippine government by the European Union (EU). Tefano Marservisi,...

Understanding How Inverters Work

People often ask, what is an inverter? Inverters play a crucial role in any solar energy system and are often considered to be the brains of a project, whether it’s a 2-kW residential system or a 5-MW utility power plant. An inverter’s basic function is to “invert”...