Innovations

During the years Convert has modulated its market approach, starting from UPS and complex Power Systems  for the telecommunication industry to the Renewable Energy, but its company culture has been always based on research, to provide innovative technological and reliable solutions, regarding installations, design and components to the industry, in this case the Photovoltaic one.

01.

Convert: New tracker design for reducing LCOE and LCA

Under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Project, GOPV, Convert is working on reducing the LCOE and LCA of large PV plants. In this vein, it has developed a new tracker and tracking strategy focused on the use of bifacial modules





02.

Tracker TRJ-WS

This year Convert presented the Weathering Steel tracker (TRJ-WS) a single axis tracker made in Weathering Steel. The TRJ-WS is the result of the Research and Development Department of Convert, finalize to reduce the LCOE. The innovation of TRJ-WS respect to the current TRJ tracker stands in the protection against corrosion, obtained by using Weathering Steel (WS) instead of Hot Dip Galvanized Steel or other protective treatment.

Reduction of the production time and easier logistic
Enhanced assembly errors capabilities
No risk of compromising corrosion protection coating
Lower energy requirements and CO2 emissions 8 ÷ 12%
High recyclability thanks to the absence of zinc residual
Corrosion rate about 4-5 times lower than that of a traditional carbon steel

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