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Schletter EVP Eddie Bugg Discusses New Technology and Trends in the Energy Sector

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on March 28, 2018

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Eddie Bugg is the Executive Vice President of Product Technologies and Applications at Schletter, Inc. He joined the MarketScale Energy Industry podcast recently to talk about new technology in the energy sector. Eddie discusses the changing material usage in the industry, the increasing focus on construction efficiency, and a new application of technology that follows the sun. He brings a unique perspective to the industry, having worked for Alcoa for 30 years and then First Solar for 5 years, Eddie is no stranger to the solar industry. He saw several trends in the quickly-changing solar energy industry around optimization and efficient practices.

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Zoltenko Farms: A G-Max Success Story

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on March 20, 2018

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Zoltenko Farms Inc. is a family-owned and operated commercial boar stud company located in Courtland, Kansas. This hog farm was founded in 1917 and morphed into the boar stud business in 1998. Owned by James and Sherryl Zoltenko, this 1200 head multi-site operation is run by their son and partner, Lannin Zoltenko.

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Meet Your Schletter Team - Justin Smith

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on March 14, 2018

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As North America's premier provider of solar mounting systems for utility-scale PV plants, commercial and residential PV installations, and PV carports, Schletter could not be prouder of the remarkable individuals who work hard each and every day to ensure our customers have successful solar mounting projects. For years, Schletter has offered top-notch services including engineering and geotechnical testing along with quality solar mounting systems. We want you to get to know every one of the folks on our team a little bit better, so we produced a fun video series to capture the unique personalities of Schletter’s people.

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Step-by-Step Pro Tips from Schletter for Aligning Purlins on G-Max

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on March 07, 2018

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Installation of the next generation G-Max racking solution by Schletter is known for being easy to do. Over the last month, we have shared with you our video series on ramming posts, single person girder assembly, and purlin layout.

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The Wadesboro Solar Farm Touts Quick Installation and Big Benefits for the Community

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 27, 2018

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Wadesboro Solar Farm in Anson County, North Carolina, built on 50 acres, was just completed to great fanfare and a deep sense of satisfaction on the part of all of its stakeholders. Duke Energy Progress will distribute the electricity generated here to schools, homes, and businesses in the area during daylight hours for decades to come, offsetting more than 14 million pounds of coal. A project of Cornelius-based O2 EMC, the farm produces no emissions, noise or smell. After the 30-year life of the solar farm concludes, the land can be used for agriculture.

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Installing G-Max Purlins is a Simple Two-Step Process

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 20, 2018

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Schletter is North America's leading provider of solar mounting systems for utility-scale PV projects, commercial and residential PV installations, and PV carports. G-Max by Schletter, the next generation of racking, is known for its exceptional ease of installation in the field.

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The Cummins Carport Project — A Park@Sol Success Story

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 14, 2018

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Not all solar energy applications for businesses are created equal. Off-the-shelf solar energy panels simply don’t work for many sites because of custom requirements. Fortunately, there is an alternative. Park@Sol from Schletter is a carport system that provides solar energy while creating much-needed shade for parking or pedestrian areas. Let’s take a look at the Cummins carport project, a recent Park@Sol success story.

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Schletter Completes Challenging Installation in China

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 13, 2018

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Schletter Group has completed another ambitious major project in China. The 35 MW Anhui Jin solar farm in Anhui Province was individually designed for hilly terrain with slopes up to 30 degrees. The mounting system used for the solar panels was Schletter Group’s FS Uno.

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Meet Your Schletter Team - Christian Savaia

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 07, 2018

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As North America's premier provider of solar mounting systems for utility-scale PV plants, commercial and residential PV installations, and PV carports, Schletter could not be prouder of the remarkable individuals who work hard each and every day to ensure our customers have successful solar mounting projects. For years, Schletter has offered top-notch services including engineering and geotechnical testing along with quality solar mounting systems. We want you to get to know every one of the folks on our team a little bit better, so we produced a fun video series to capture the unique personalities of Schletter’s people.

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G-Max Girder Assembly Stands Out for Ease of Installation

Posted By: Schletter Inc. on February 01, 2018

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As the premier manufacturer of high-grade steel solar mounting systems, Schletter offers the next generation of racking with G-Max. G-Max’s fixed-tilt construction is ideally suited for utility-scale installations, and exceptional ease-of-assembly in the field and competitive pricing distinguish this American-made steel mounting system from their competitors. In fact, widely recognized for its thoughtful, streamlined design and components that are known for their strength and safety, the G-Max system’s fast and easy installation is so simple that a single person can install the girder, head adapter, and strut without assistance.

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