Arizona Solar Carport Report: 5 Year Performance Review – Backlund CPA Solar Installation

September 2016 will mark the 5 year anniversary of Royal Solar’s covered parking solar installation for Brett V Backlund CPA PC in Gilbert, AZ. Let’s take a look at the solar system’s production. The solar carport installation consists of (60) Sharp 235 watt solar panels and (60) Enphase Energy M250 micro inverters.  The resulting system is a 14.10 kWp-DC solar system installed over 6 parking spaces at the […]

Solar Carport Installation: 1 Year Performance Review – Marten Transport

October 2015 marked the 1 year anniversary of Royal Solar’s covered parking solar installation for Marten Transport in Phoenix, AZ. Let’s take a look at the solar system’s production. The Marten Transport carport solar installation consists of (600) LG 275 watt solar panels and (600) Enphase Energy M215 micro inverters.  The resulting system is a 165 kWp-DC solar system installed over 60 parking spaces at […]

Solar Electric Carport 3 Year Performance Review: Aero-Zone Chandler

November 8, 2015 marks the 3 year operational anniversary of Royal Solar’s “Smart Carport” installation for Aero-Zone Inc. in Chandler, AZ. Now that the solar carport system has been running for 3 years, let’s take a look at the solar system’s production. The Aero-Zone Inc. Smart Carport consists of (120) LG 260 watt solar panels and (120) Enphase Energy M215 micro […]

How to design a solar carport

There are many factors to consider when designing a solar carport, but here are 3 primary factors to evaluate: How much space do you have?  How many parking spaces do you want to cover? How much electricity do you want to produce?  Do you want to offset a specific portion of your electric bill or is […]

Solar Electric Carport 5 Year Performance Review: Kovach Inc

May 25, 2010 marked the commissioning of Royal Solar’s first solar covered parking structure – the Kovach Inc. “Smart Carport” installation. Now that the solar carport system has been running for 5 years, let’s take a look at the solar system’s production. The Kovach Inc. Smart Carport consists of (90) Sharp 230 watt solar panels and (90) […]

Marten Transport in Phoenix, AZ Goes Solar!

Royal Solar of Arizona is proud to announce that we have been able to help Marten Transport in Phoenix, AZ toward their renewable energy goals by installing a 165 kW solar electric system on a new solar electric carport.  This system is comprised of LG 275 watt solar panels with Enphase Energy microinverters. The new solar carport utilizes […]

Solar Carport Completed: Phoenix, AZ

Royal Solar of Arizona has completed another solar electric carport project in Phoenix, Arizona.  Below you can find some pictures of the recently installed project. The solar carport covers 60 parking spaces and incorporates 600 solar panels to provide the shaded parking.  The solar production will be used to offset the electricity usage of the […]

The Smart Carport

Solar carports are quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to integrate solar electricity into business facilities in the Phoenix, Arizona area. Royal Solar of Arizona has been installing solar carports for almost 5 years now, and we have coined a term to describe our solar carport product: The Smart Carport. The Smart Carport […]

Covered Parking using Solar Carports in Phoenix, AZ

As another Arizona summer rolls around drivers throughout Phoenix wish they had covered parking at work.  Those who are able to park in shaded spots don’t take it for granted – it makes a world of difference to avoid leaving your car out in the hot sun all day! If you are considering adding covered parking to your […]

30kW Solar Carport Completed in Chandler, Arizona

Several weeks ago we posted pictures of a 30kW Solar Carport that was under construction, and today are following that post up with pictures of the completed solar carport.  As is typical with solar carports designed and built by Royal Solar of Arizona, we have mounted the solar panels on a steel framework that will […]