SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Schuco USA has been growing rapidly and responding to the requests of its dealer base. In the fourth quarter of 2010, Schuco will begin shipping domestically produced polycrystalline PV modules that are ARRA compliant.
The new 235W polycrystalline module is ideal for projects needing to fulfill the "Buy American" clause of the American Reconstruction and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009.
The new ARRA compliant module will meet the needs of commercial projects and will complement Schuco's existing PS09 module. The new module will carry Schuco's standard warranty. The introduction of Schuco's ARRA compliant module will help in the continuation of the rapid growth experienced in the commercial market segment.
Headquartered in Germany since 1951 and with more than 5,000 employees worldwide, Schuco is a world leader in aluminum, steel, PVC-U and energy-efficient solar technology. Schuco's portfolio includes integrated solar electric, solar heating and racking for both residential and commercial applications. Providing the full spectrum of products needed for solar solutions, Schuco obtains planning support and know-how from engineering teams in both the photovoltaic and thermal transfer sectors. Schuco USA, with more than 110 employees and growing, has been successfully operating in the U.S. solar market for over three years with U.S. locations in Newington, CT and Union City, CA.