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STI Norland to Supply 474 MW of Dual-Row Solar Trackers to the Sol do Sertão Bifacial PV Plant

STI Norland to Supply 474 MW of Dual-Row Solar Trackers to the Sol do Sertão Bifacial PV Plant

The project will be one of the largest solar plants in Latin America, occupying an area equivalent to 700 football fields

STI Norland is supplying 474 MWp of its solar equipment to a PV project located in Oliveira dos Brejinhos, in the Brazilian state of Bahia.

STI Norland's solar trackers will move towards the sun more than a million bifacial panels, which capture solar irradiance on both sides of the panel. STI Norland accumulates an experience in...

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STI Norland organizes an open webinar on how to design PV projects to optimize bifacial gains

STI Norland organizes an open webinar on how to design PV projects to optimize bifacial gains

Webinar: 8 July at 17:00 CEST

More and more gigawatts of bifacial PV projects are being installed across the world to reduce the solar LCOE as markets become more competitive. The site layout and tracker configuration can have a great effect in helping deliver the extra energy gains promised by bifacial technology, but they are not the only factors. 

This webinar looks at how projects need to be planned, designed, built, and maintained to optimize for...

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Tracker configuration, the key to reducing the solar LCOE

Tracker configuration, the key to reducing the solar LCOE

Álvaro Achaerandio, Business Development Director at STI Norland

The solar tracker market is increasingly more focused on the role of wind as a decisive factor leading to reduced solar project power generation.

The solar industry faces challenges relating to the need to optimize resources with the aim of reducing the levelized cost of energy (LCOE). In this sense, solar tracker selection and solar tracker suitability for the specific conditions...

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STI Norland, jury in the Public University of Navarra's Renewable Challenge

STI Norland, jury in the Public University of Navarra's Renewable Challenge

60 students from the master’s in industrial engineering and the master’s in renewable energy have participated

The Renewable Challenge is part of the Energy Week organized once a year by the Public University of Navarra (UPNA). It consists of laying out a problem that must be solved within 24 hours by engineering students. This year, the proposal was to convert one of the UPNA campuses into a ...

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STI Norland increases by 84% the supply of its solar trackers

STI Norland increases by 84% the supply of its solar trackers

The European company becomes the largest manufacturer of solar trackers in the Southern Hemisphere

Pamplona (Spain), April 22, 2020 - STI Norland, manufacturer of single-axis solar trackers and fixed structures, has become the top supplier of equipment for PV projects in the whole Southern Hemisphere, according to a report published by the consultancy Wood Mackenzie.

STI Norland supplied 1,558 MW of its equipment for solar plants in 2019,...

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