Unfortunately, solar Natural Catastrophe (Nat Cat) events have been on the rise over the past several years. Per GCube’s Sept 2022 North American Nat Cat report, the dominant share of these damaging events was outside the traditional categories of earthquake, hurricane, and flood. While the industry has been applying standard building code-based engineering and equipment certifications, more must be done to address Nat Cat risk.
Well-engineered tracking systems with intelligent stowing and enhanced weather event management tools will be part of the solution, in combination with appropriate PV panel technology selection and robust operational practices. NX Navigator™ empowers system operators with the industry’s most advanced weather event planning & response tools. NX Horizon™ features the most capable and responsive active stowing functionality in the industry, including integrated UPS for backup stowing power as standard. And NX Horizon Hail Pro™ offers additional hardware upgrades, expanded software tools, and support services specifically tailored for hail.Download PDF