2019 In Review

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For RPCS, 2019 has been a banner year. The California-based solar project design and installation firm completed well over half a gigawatt in 2019 alone—an increase of more than 200%...
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March 26, 2020 in News, Resources

FOLLOW THE SUN: A Look at the Benefits of Solar Tracking Technology

To track or not to track? There’s no denying that this has been a decades-old question in the ground mount solar industry. While choosing between fixed-tilt and tracker systems is… Read More
March 24, 2020 in News

In Response to COVID-19

These are indeed uncertain times brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. Like many others, we are taking each day as it comes. The health, safety, and well-being of our staff… Read More
March 5, 2020 in #BetterCallPaul, News

#BetterCallPaul: Your Engineering Questions Answered (No. 2, March)

Meet Paul Towber RPCS Project Analyst   Welcome to RPCS's #BetterCallPaul segment! Every month, I'll be answering your frequently asked engineering-related questions while offering unique insights into RPCS's project design… Read More
February 27, 2020 in News

RPCS Strengthens Partnership with Today’s Power, Inc. in 2020 Pipeline

MONTEREY, Calif., February 27, 2020—RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) has strengthened their partnership with electric cooperative subsidiary Today’s Power, Inc. (TPI) by announcing their 2020 pipeline of projects to be… Read More
February 20, 2020 in News

RPCS Welcomes Mario Colecchia as Senior Structural Engineer

RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) is pleased to welcome Mario Colecchia as Senior Structural Engineer   Mr. Colecchia joins RPCS from AZTEC Engineering Group, where he was previously a structural… Read More
January 2, 2020 in News

2019 In Review

For RPCS, 2019 has been a banner year. The California-based solar project design and installation firm completed well over half a gigawatt in 2019 alone—an increase of more than 200%… Read More
December 26, 2019 in News

RPCS Welcomes Sean Du Fosee as Director of Training and Development

RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) introduced Sean Du Fosee as the company’s new Director of Training and Development this week. Du Fosee joins RPCS as a third-generation contractor and entrepreneur… Read More
December 10, 2019 in News

RP Construction Services, Inc. Surpasses 1GW Milestone

California-based solar project design and installation firm RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) is proud to announce their completion of more than 1GW of solar projects.   For RPCS, 2019 was… Read More
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March 5, 2020 in #BetterCallPaul, News

#BetterCallPaul: Your Engineering Questions Answered (No. 2, March)

Meet Paul Towber RPCS Project Analyst   Welcome to RPCS's #BetterCallPaul segment! Every month, I'll be answering your frequently asked engineering-related questions while offering unique insights into RPCS's project design… Read More
January 29, 2020 in #BetterCallPaul

#BetterCallPaul: Your Engineering Questions Answered (No. 1, February)

Meet Paul Towber RPCS Project Analyst   Welcome to the very first post of the brand new #BetterCallPaul segment! Every month, I'll be answering your frequently asked engineering-related questions while… Read More
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RESOURCES

March 26, 2020 in News, Resources

FOLLOW THE SUN: A Look at the Benefits of Solar Tracking Technology

To track or not to track? There’s no denying that this has been a decades-old question in the ground mount solar industry. While choosing between fixed-tilt and tracker systems is… Read More
June 28, 2019 in News, Resources

The Solar Investment Tax Credit and “Safe Harbor”

In recent news, calls for an extension of the Investment Tax Credit are intensifying for some of the US solar industry after the Trump administration finalized new standards that allow… Read More
March 20, 2019 in News, Resources

SOLAR + WILDLIFE: The Surprising Symbiosis Behind Responsibly Developed Utility-scale Solar Sites

A jackrabbit on a site outside California’s urban Bay Area takes a peak at the camera before taking cover between the solar tracker rows. Photo by RPCS. When responsibly and… Read More
February 7, 2019 in News, Resources

Interview with RPCS’s Founder and CEO Eben Russell (Energy CIO Insights Magazine)

RPCS Founder and CEO Eben Russell Energy CIO Insights is on a constant quest to identify the emerging players in the technology and energy landscape and showcase their expertise, products,… Read More
January 29, 2019 in News, Resources

On the Origin of EPCs: How the EPC-Supplier Relationship Influences the Evolution of Solar Development [Excerpt]

  Tracker systems are abundant now, and many of your favorite racking manufacturers that don’t have one (or aren’t yet promoting one) likely will be in the coming year. This… Read More
January 28, 2019 in News, Resources

Contractors Corner: RPCS Has Mastered Trackers in the Mid-sized Utility-scale Market

Trackers dominate the utility-scale market. The Berkeley Lab found that tracking systems were installed on nearly 80% of all new installations in 2017, and that number is expected to grow as trackers… Read More
November 1, 2018 in News, Resources

CASE STUDY: Statewide Renewable

HISTORIC SOUTH TEXAS RANCH GOES SOLAR    "Texas has the largest solar resource in the country and Texans are putting it to good use for reliable cost-competitive power.” CHARLIE HEMMELINE Executive… Read More
July 13, 2018 in News, Resources

Solar Trackers Taking Over the Market: An Interview with Eb Russell, RPCS | PV Magazine

In this interview, RPCS founder and president Eb Russell explores the factors behind how solar trackers are taking over the utility-scale market, as well as giving insights on the solar… Read More
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