A solar array that rolls out like a carpet

Renovagen created a solar array that rolls out like a carpet, and makes its installation easier than ever before.

The Roll-Array, by renewable energy company Renovagen, is a solar PV array that rolls out like a carpet.



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Roll-Array is a portable solar energy system, up to 10x more powerful than existing solutions. It’s been successfully demonstrated with NATO and is designed to be used in hard to reach locations such as disaster zones.

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The system can be delivered via air pallets or standard shipping containers and can power a 120 bed medical facility.



Check out the video below to see the new system it in action:

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