Tag: robotic cleaning

Acme collaborates with Airtouch Solar for robotic cleaning systems

Airtouch Solar announced signing of a $4 million contract with India based Acme Group for the supply and maintenance of robotic water-free cleaning systems for PV solar panels. The scope of work includes sales, supply, installation, operation, and maintenance of cleaning robots for Acme’s solar plant in Rajasthan.

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Robotic Cleaning of Solar Panels

The use of robotic cleaning solutions is gradually gaining traction and will become more cost effective as project sizes grow larger. Utility-scale developers and operators of solar parks prefer automated clea­ning solutions since the expense of manual labour for cleaning panels increases with the project size. It might take some time before robotic cleaning totally repla­ces manual cleaning due to the low labour costs in some regions, but as the cost of these solutions falls, more developers are opting to use this innovative technology.

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Israeli robotic solar cleaning company raises $18 million through IPO

Israeli robotic solar cleaning service provider, Airtouch Solar, has completed an initial public offering to raise $18 million at a company post-money valuation of $124 million. The shares were purchased primarily from leading institutional investors in the Israeli capital market. Airtouch Solar estimates that the target market for robotic cleaning solutions is worth about $11 billion as only 5 per cent of solar installations in the world operate using robotic cleaning solutions.

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