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US20100282943 SOLAR TRACKING PLATFORM WITH ROTATING TRUSS  
A platform has a truss frame including at least one frame chord, legs attached to the frame chord, at least one assembly mounted between the legs and the frame chord, the assembly including an...
US20120048340 SOLAR PANEL TRACKING SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED TRACKING SENSOR  
A solar tracking system for active tracking of a solar panel array relative to the sun's position includes at least two photovoltaic (PV) sensors disposed along a common axis at opposite cardinal...
US20150234031 TORSION LIMITER DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS AND SOLAR TRACKERS INCORPORATING TORSION LIMITERS  
A solar tracker assembly comprises a support column, a torsion beam connected to the support column, a mounting mechanism attached to the torsion beam, a drive system connected to the torsion...
US20100243054 CONDENSING SYSTEM OF SOLAR LIGHT FOR NATURAL LIGHTING  
The present invention relates to a solar light condensing system for realization of natural lighting, and more particularly, to a vertical solar light condensing system which is formed on an outer...
US20140034805 Shadow Band Pyranometer with Shadow Band Support  
A shadow band assembly includes a platform and an arcuate shadow arm extending upward from the platform and terminating in a free end above the platform. A sun sensor mounting location is located...
US20150136944 SUNLIGHT TRACKING SENSOR AND SYSTEM  
A sunlight tracking sensor, comprising: a base; a gyroscopic mechanism, for rotating the base; a non-transparent cylindrical profile, mounted on the base; a first pair of punctual light intensity...
US20110198480 SHADOW BAND ASSEMBLY FOR USE WITH A PYRANOMETER AND A SHADOW BAND PYRANOMETER INCORPORATING SAME  
A shadow band assembly includes a platform and an arcuate shadow arm extending upward from the platform and terminating in a free end above the platform. A sun sensor mounting location is located...
US20070272826 Solar tracker stand  
A stand for a solar tracker firmly holds the solar tracker and is movable for easy positioning. Hence, when a place for setting a base for the stand is hard to obtain, a pillar does not need to be...
US20080000515 Automatically Solar Energy Tracking and Collecting System  
An automatically solar energy tracking and collecting system includes a solar energy concentrator and a pedestal for supporting and locating the solar energy concentrator. The pedestal has at...
US20130277532 Shadow Band Pyranometer  
A shadow band assembly includes a platform and an arcuate shadow arm extending upward from the platform and terminating in a free end above the platform. A sun sensor mounting location is located...
US20150153438 SUNLIGHT COLLECTION DEVICE AND METHOD FOR TRACKING SUNLIGHT  
The present invention provide a sunlight collection device, it comprises a concentrator array composed by a plurality of concentrators and a light sensor electrically connected to the controller,...
US20080001059 Solar Energy Current Collection Mechanism  
A solar energy current collection mechanism with a timer and its structure includes a light collector, a retaining base and a base body. The light collector includes a base, a solar panel at the...
US20080164135 Solar Desalination Apparatus  
A desalination apparatus for desalination of seawater or salty water, and purification of non-potable water, the apparatus comprising: a solar concentrator dish; a sun tracking system comprising...
US20120305747 Omnidirectional Sun Position Sensing Device  
A method is provided to track the sun. An omnidirectional sensor is used for acquiring sun's position. The sensor can track sun's position in an omnidirectional way. A controller is also provided...
US20120312959 REFLECTOR, RECEIVER ARRANGEMENT, AND SENSOR FOR THERMAL SOLAR COLLECTORS  
The invention relates to a reflector for uniaxially concentrating thermal solar collectors, comprising an elastic panel and a means that introduces the oppositely directed bending moments from two...
US20090179139 Tracking solar collector  
A tracking concentrator with a positioning system for alternately aiming the tracking solar concentrator based on the sun or a database is disclosed. The preferred positioning system comprises a...
US20120168606 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SOLAR-TRACKING ACCORDING TO SENSOR  
The invention discloses a device and method for solar-tracking according to sensor. The device calculates the angle of incidence and azimuth of the sunray through the illuminance sensed by the...
US20080128586 Sun sensor assembly and related method of using  
The present invention includes a sun sensor assembly having an aperture that defines an area that is less than the area of the photo-detecting surface of a corresponding first photo-detector....
US20130056614 MULTI-DIMENSIONAL MAXIMUM POWER POINT TRACKING  
A photovoltaic (PV) generating system that includes a plurality of PV tracker units, each having: a PV panel with a plurality of PV generators connected to output electrical power and an actuator...
US20100023138 SYSTEM TO INCREASE SNR OF CPV-GENERATED POWER SIGNAL  
A system may include acquisition of power information from a signal line in accordance with a first signal characteristic. The power information is associated with power generated by a solar...
US20110163222 LIGHT SOURCE TRACKER  
A tracking device for automatically following a moving light source that is detectable in the presence of ambient light. A carrier platform including one or more radiant energy conversion devices...
US20060131476 Solar sensor having microspheres on the inside face of the protective cap  
A solar sensor is provided that has microspheres on an interior face of a protective cap or of another radiation-transparent area above a transducer of the sensor. The microspheres scatter the...
US20100187400 SOLAR ANTENNA  
A solar antenna having a parabolic reticular structure (1), which represents a solar ray concentration device, which is provided with heliostats (8) and with a solar concentration point (26);...
US20100307563 Sub-Module for Photovoltaic Concentration Modules, Photovoltaic Concentration Module, Solar Power Installation, Packing Method and Position Calibration Method for Photovoltaic Concentration Modules  
The invention relates to a photovoltaic concentration submodule (1) for photovoltaic concentration modules, including solar energy concentrators which are used to capture solar radiation and which...
US20120160991 TERRESTRIAL SOLAR TRACKING PHOTOVOLTAIC ARRAY WITH CHAIN DRIVE  
The terrestrial solar tracking photovoltaic array includes a longitudinal support that may be constructed of discrete sections. The overall length of the array may be adjusted depending upon the...
US20150122308 Calibration System for Solar Collector Installation  
A solar concentrator calibration tool that compensates for inconsistencies in the fabrication, assembly and installation of a solar collector system, permits the solar collector to perform...
US20110017903 Calibration System For Solar Collector Installation  
A solar concentrator calibration tool that compensates for inconsistencies in the fabrication, assembly and installation of a solar collector system, permitting the solar collector to perform...
US20090314926 SOLAR PLATFORM  
A floating solar platform includes a bridge (10, 5, 21) connected to buoyancy elements (11), elements (14, 23) for collecting received solar energy, the elements being associated with the bridge...
US20130118099 HIGH EFFICIENCY CONTERBALANCED DUAL AXIS SOLAR TRACKING ARRAY FRAME SYSTEM  
A high efficiency, environmentally friendly system comprising a plurality of photovoltaic solar collecting panels (PV panels) is disclosed. The system comprises an outer frame to which a plurality...
US20140318598 SUN TRACKING DEVICE AND SOLAR CELL SYSTEM  
A sun tracking device comprises a light sensing module, a processing module, a control module, and a driving module. The light sensing module includes eight light sensors, a pole fixing portion,...
US20120312958 SPATIAL STRUCTURE ASSEMBLIES  
A sun tracking system for tracking the sun in at least two axes, including a base, a rotating system mounted on the base, a spatial structure assembly having a lower portion at a first peripheral...
US20120193512 SUN TRACKING METHOD AND SUN TRACKING SYSTEM  
A sun tracking method is disclosed. The method can track the position of sun continuously, without the need to install an optical sensor, to calculate a sun-tracking solar orbit function, and to...
US20130256506 Laterally-Adjusted Automatic Solar Tracking Device  
Disclosed is a laterally-adjusted automatic solar tracking device. The upper ends of two support posts are fastened to a north-south rotary shaft via which a sunlight collector rack is connected...
US20100102200 Terrestrial Solar Tracking Photovoltaic Array  
A terrestrial solar tracking photovoltaic array that may include an elongated frame configured to mount solar cell modules in a longitudinally-extending and spaced-apart arrangement. The frame is...
US20120235017 COUNTERBALANCED DUAL AXIS SOLAR TRACKING SYSTEM  
A high efficiency, environmentally friendly system comprising a plurality of photovoltaic solar collecting panels (PV panels) is disclosed. The system comprises an outer frame to which a plurality...
US20130320189 Solar tracking system using peridic scan patterns with a shielding tube  
A solar tracking system and method that use a shielding tube that admits solar radiation and has an absorptive inner surface for absorbing the solar radiation that is incident on it. The system...
US20090159778 SOLAR ENERGY ABSORPTION PLATE WITH ANGLE ADJUSTING ASSEMBLY  
A solar energy absorption plate with an angle adjusting assembly comprises a solar energy plate; a first light sensing element and a second light sensing element at two symmetrical opposite sides;...
US20090302199 Multi-element Concentrator System  
A novel concentrator system is described, which increases the efficiency of collecting sunlight energy and concentrates it on a target. This method uses an array of small movable reflective or...
US20110073748 LIGHT SENSING DEVICE FOR SOLAR TRACKING SYSTEM  
A light sensing device for solar tracking system includes a light blocking plate, a light blocking cover, a light guiding element and a light sensor, wherein the light blocking cover comprises an...
US20150260825 Solar Tracking System using Periodic Scan Patterns with a Shielding Tube  
A solar tracking system and method that use a tube that admits solar radiation and one or more photodetectors for generating a signal related to an intensity of solar radiation at a distal end of...
US20080017784 Apparatus and methods to locate and track the sun  
Apparatus and methods are disclosed that enable a device to locate and track a light source. In certain preferred embodiments, the device is a telescope and the light source is the sun. In some...
US20150226826 SYSTEM FOR POSITIONING A REFLECTIVE SURFACE IN RELATION TO THE SUN, USING A SOLAR SENSOR AND THE REFLECTED LIGHT  
The present invention consists of a system for positioning a reflective surface in relation to the sun by means of a solar sensor in the reflected light, the object of which is for the reflected...
US20130015321 Intelligent Solar Panel Array  
An intelligent solar panel array comprises a master panel and a plurality of client panels connected by a predetermined scheme. All panels further comprise a plurality of solar energy collection...
US20140175260 SOLAR TRACKER, SUN TRACKING METHOD, SOLAR POWER GENERATOR, AND CONTROLLER  
A solar tracker comprises: a measuring section which measures the quantity of electric power generated by a solar panel; a solar position getting section which gets information about the...
US20090184232 Solar Sensor  
The invention pertains to a solar sensor that includes a first modulator that is transparent to electromagnetic waves within a spectrum, and an additional modulator that is at best slightly...
US20100102202 Solar Tracking for Terrestrial Solar Arrays with Variable Start and Stop Positions  
An automated method causes a terrestrial solar cell array to track the sun. The solar cell system includes motors that adjust a position of the array along different respective axes with respect...
US20130306836 TECHNIQUES FOR MONITORING SOLAR ARRAY PERFORMANCE AND APPLICATIONS THEREOF  
An automated method to monitor performance of a terrestrial solar cell array tracking the sun. The solar cell system includes drive means that adjust a position of the array along different...
US20150041624 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COLLECTING AND DISTRIBUTING RADIATION  
A system and method for collecting and distributing generated and/or solar radiation. A pulsed distribution subsystem combining a generated radiation source with a solar radiation collector is...
US20150013751 Suitable Control Method for A System of Photovoltaic Concentration Modules  
The invention relates to a suitable control method for a system of photovoltaic concentration modules, which can be used to maintain the correct orientation of the modules in order to track the...
US20080203274 Solar sensor  
Solar sensors are used, e.g., for generating a signal for controlling air conditioning systems in motor vehicles. To accomplish this, it is necessary that the signal is representative of the...

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