EMCORE Soliant 1000 Commercial Rooftop Concentrator Photovoltaic (CPV) System DATASHEET | APRIL 2012 With the EMCORE Soliant 1000 you get: More energy output. You can nearly double your rooftop’s energy production* with the Soliant 1000’s high-efficiency solar cells, dual axis TipTilt TrackingTM, and superior temperature coefficient. SOLAR POWER The EMCORE Soliant 1000 delivers smart energy EMCORE’s Soliant 1000 delivers the most powerful, reliable and cost-effective solar solution for commercial rooftops with high-energy demands and limited space. Critical peak-hour energy output stays strong with EMCORE’s patent-pending TipTilt TrackingTM dual-axis technology. The Soliant 1000 gives you unsurpassed energy output, long-term reliability and the lowest cost of energy. Lowest cost of energy. Because the Soliant 1000 gives you much more energy output, you get the lowest cost of energy on the market. Take control of your energy costs Low installation cost. Save even more money with 60% fewer panels, 60% more watts per string, and 60% fewer DC strings.** Maintenance-free tracking components. Get 25+ years life with EMCORE’s smart, reliable, robust design. Low wind profile. Save construction costs with the Soliant 1000’s low wind profile design offering reduced lift and drag. * Compared to conventional thin film PV. ** Compared to conventional PV. TipTilt TrackingTM precision gives you the lowest cost of energy and the highest energy output per area. EMCORE’s reliable, field-proven materials and components are efficient, compact and lightweight. Installed less than 2 feet tall, the Soliant 1000 generates more than 500 watts peak with EMCORE’s proprietary highpowered receiver and Fresnel lens. And EMCORE’s TipTilt TrackingTM system tracks the sun’s movement throughout the day within 1/10 of one-degree precision. EMCORE’s reliable peak-hour performance is unsurpassed. The Soliant 1000 continues to generate power during crucial afternoon peak hours while other systems lose power. Soliant 1000 38” (97 cm) East to West Spacing. Others 10° tilt, South facing. Lowest Cost of Energy Highest Energy Output Per Area Most Reliable Peak-Hour Performance | REV 2012.04 Information contained herein is deemed reliable and accurate as of the issue date. EMCORE reserves the right to change the design or specification at any time without notice. EMCORE Soliant 1000 Specifications DATASHEET | APRIL 2012 SOLAR POWER ELECTRICAL DATA - TRACKING PANEL Pmax STC 504 W Pmax PTC 471 W Voc 47.7 V Isc 13.2 A Vpmax 39.8 V Ipmax 11.8 A 1000, 600 V Max V IEC, UL Series Fuse Rating 25 A NOCT 61 °C Temp. coeff. Power -0.2 %/°C 5 mA/°C Temp. coeff. Voc -9.2 mV/°C Module Efficiency 25.3 % Temp. coeff Isc (900 W/m2 DNI) (800w/m2, 20°C, AM 1.5, WS = 1 m/s) module (900 W/m2 DNI) Measured at performance test conditions (PTC). Irradiance of 900 W/m2 DNI, Ambient Temp. 20°C, 4 m/s wind speed. MECHANICAL DATA Cell Type Triple-junction high-efficiency solar cells on Ge substrate Panel Construction Lens (silicone), composite housing, aluminum heat sink Integrated Tracker Coated steel and 304SS construction, TipTilt Tracking Output Cables 80 inch (2m) length with locking connectors Grounding Integrated to mount, or optional factory-installed lug Roof Load 5 lbs/ft (0.0024 kg/cm ) high density array, 2 lb/ft (0.0009 kg/cm ) low density array 2 2 TM closed loop tracking, fits most PV mounting systems 2 2 2 Max Load 50 lbs/ft (2394 Pa) Wind Performance 130 mph (208 km/h) non-penetrating or penetrating Operating and Storage Temp. 15°F to130°F (-9°C to 54°C) Cells Per Module 8 Modules Per Panel 8 Cells Per Panel Assembly 64 Concentration Ratio 1000x Weight 198 Ibs (90 kg) Dimension (see diagram) Area* 27.7 ft2 (2.6 m2) *Includes internal tracking components. Tracking Panel Assembly CERTIFICATIONS Pending WARRANTY 25-year limited power warranty, 5-year limited product warranty CAUTION Read safety and installation instructions before using this product | REV 2012.04 Information contained herein is deemed reliable and accurate as of the issue date. EMCORE reserves the right to change the design or specification at any time without notice.