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optimizers for system and overall system performance

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So I saw answers that your panels do not require optimizers? So in the event of a panel failure or heavy sun blockage (snow, organic materials, etc) your system performance of other panels connected to same inverter will not be negatively impacted Without the use of an optimizer?
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July 27, 2015
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Anderson, CA, USA
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Do you have power/voltage effeciency vs angle of incidence AOI curves ?

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Pasadena, CA, USA
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I am trying to model my system (I am an engineer), and would like to take into account cutoff voltages, and other inefficiencies in the model. If Sunpower had raw efficiency curves for the panel performance I could incorporate them into my (software analysis) model.
Please show me where I could find such data.

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July 15, 2015
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Pasadena, CA, USA
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I want to add a sunroom. Can solar panels be used for this purpose to also produce electricity and beautify my home at the same time?

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Tennessee, USA
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July 15, 2015
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Tennessee, USA
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Does Sun Power have any job shadowing or externships opportunities for teachers?

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Sacramento, CA, USA
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July 7, 2015
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does sunpower sell the 24% efficiency solar panel yet.

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San Diego, CA, USA
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July 2, 2015
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Power generation

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Corona, CA, USA
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I bought a 8.5kw system but my max I ever got was 5kw. Is this like MPG in the best of the best conditions that's what I can get. How do I get an 8kw system? Can I add more panels?
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June 30, 2015
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Can a solar Installer not registerd under Sunpower installers list install a sunpower system?

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June 28, 2015
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Can I parallel online solar system with utility grid and diesel generator?

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Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
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I have 500 KW diesel generator as a standby power if grid fails. I want to put 500 KW on-grid solar to support load and feed if any excess energy back to grid. What precautions one should take to safe guard to have a smooth operation?
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June 18, 2015
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Upgrading existing Sunpower system

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I purchased a new home with a 2.3kw (10 panel) system and I am thinking about adding an additional 10 panels. Does Sunpower do upgrades? and if so is financing offered for upgrades?
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June 13, 2015
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Good Afternoon!

Yes, you can add an additional 10 panels to your existing SunPower system. As long as you have the necessary roof space, and an electrical system that can accommodate the additional solar backfeed. If you would like to get more information, or schedule a consultation with one of our consultants, please don't hesitate to contact us for a customized, no obligation quote.

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June 18, 2015
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Does the Solar Panels save the produced electricity ?

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Hi All,

Does the Solar Panels save the produced electricity ?

if I had enough efficiency of the solar panel system,

will the produced power be saved until tomorrow ?

Thank you

Regards.
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