The Latest from NEXTracker


Explore by

Key Takeaways from the Solar Asset Management North America 2018 Conference

As the installed capacity of solar grows by gigawatts every month, so too has the importance of asset management and operations and maintenance (O&M) services. With the addition of energy storage to the equation, the global services sector faces even more challenges—and opportunities—to optimize power plant performance for asset owners while reducing their costs. The […]

NEXTracker Achieves 100% On-Time Delivery of 754 MW of Solar Trackers to Enel Green Power’s Villanueva Solar Power Plant

Largest Solar Power Plant in Western Hemisphere on Track for Completion in Spring 2018 FREMONT, CA, USA, March 19, 2018 —  NEXTracker™, a Flex company, announced today that it has successfully delivered 754 megawatts (MW) of solar trackers to the Villanueva solar project—the largest solar facility in the Americas, located in Torreón, Mexico. Enel Green Power selected NEXTracker […]

How NEXTracker ‘decapitated the duck’ with its new solar-plus-storage tracker design

Being the No. 1 tracker worldwide according to GTM Research, I will assume you’ve heard of NEXTracker and its decentralized tracker design by now. What you may not know about is the company’s giant leap into the storage arena with two solutions — NX Drive, a standardized battery enclosure system for generation-plus-storage or stand-alone storage applications, and NX Flow, a modular, integrated […]

Trump Tariffs Bump Up Costs for California Businesses

By David R. Baker | March 8, 2018  Most of the aluminum Claudia Wentworth’s company uses to make rooftop solar panel racks in Walnut Creek comes from the United States. It is precisely the kind of American product that President Trump’s new tariffs on imported aluminum and steel are designed to protect. NEXTracker, a Fremont company that […]

Turning Data into Action for Solar Power Plant Owners

We are awash in a sea of data. Sometimes it seems like we’re drowning in it. Terms like “big data” and “artificial intelligence” conjure up a massive presence, something imposing and forbidding. Yet data has immense value, a value that does not reside in its raw form, but in how we make it useful, glean […]

GTM Research Names NEXTracker Global PV Market Share Leader for Third Consecutive Year

Research shows global trend towards decentralized tracker technology FREMONT, CA, USA, Feb. 22, 2018 —  NEXTracker™, a Flex company, the global leader in solar tracker technology, today announced that it achieved the number one global market share for the third consecutive year among photovoltaic (“PV”) solar tracker manufacturers in 2017. According to GTM Research’s upcoming Global PV Tracker Landscape Report […]

Tracker Market is Adapting to Bifacial Module Technology

Solar tracker makers are bringing specially designed models to the market in order to embrace the coming wave of bifacial panels. While bifacial panels may capture up to 10% more light than monofacial panels, single-axis trackers typically add 25% to that bifacial gain, resulting in a roughly estimated 12.5% gain from the two technologies combined, […]

Webinar: One Size Does Not Fit All – Complexities, Use Cases, & Trends in Energy Storage

Held: 2/6/18  “One Size Does Not Fit All: Complexities, Use Cases, & Trends in Energy Storage”  We were excited to receive so many thoughtful questions during the session, click here to read NEXTracker’s answers to these questions.  Speakers:  Joshua Weiner, Storage Integration Director, NEXTracker Bryan Urban, Executive Vice President, Leclanché  North America  Janice Lin, California Energy Storage […]

Leclanché Selects NEXTracker’s NX Drive Energy Storage System for Behind the Meter Commercial and Industrial Applications

NEXTracker’s NX Drive energy storage system (ESS) to improve stability on Canada’s largest transmission grid by satisfying demand peaks for commercial and industrial (C&I) end-users FREMONT, CA, USA, Feb. 5, 2018 —  NEXTracker™, a Flex company, announced today that Leclanché, a global integrator of energy storage, has selected NEXTracker to supply its NX Drive™ energy storage system […]

Solarplaza Webinar: Understanding and Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks in the Solar Industry

Held: 1/31/2018  “Understanding and Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks in the Solar Industry” Speakers:  Allan Daly, VP of Software Engineering, NEXTracker  Tom Tansy, Chairman, Sunspec Alliance  John Franzino, Director of Grid Security, GridSME  To register for the webinar, click here.  About this webinar: The era of digitization and interconnectedness of devices has put an emphasis on the […]

See how NEXTracker can work for your project