Ground Mount, Carport Design

Ground Mount, Carport Design

  • Solar panel ground mount IronRidge
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    12 Solar Panel Ground Mounting Kit IronRidge

    IronRidge

    $1,800.00
    This is an easy-to-assemble kit for ground mounted PV solar array holding 12 panels in a four vertical (landscape) by three across setup at 20 degree tilt. The kit includes all the solar mounting hardware needed to install the system (steel posts, rails,...
    XR-1000-168A-GM12
    $1,800.00
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  • Top-of-Pole Mount for 10 Type-G Modules
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    Top-of-Pole Mount for 10 Type-G Modules

    Preformed Line Products

    $2,430.00
    Top-of-Pole solar panel mounts TPM10-G are designed for maximum strength and ease of installation. Their racks are module-specific and not universal, which helps to reduce the number of parts. This simplifies assembly and minimizes assembly errors. The...
    TPM10-G
    $2,430.00
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  • Top-of-Pole Mount for 12 Type-G Modules
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    Top-of-Pole Mount for 12 Type-G Modules

    Preformed Line Products

    $2,680.00
    Top-of-Pole solar panel mounts TPM12-G are designed for maximum strength and ease of installation. Their racks are module-specific and not universal, which helps to reduce the number of parts. This simplifies assembly and minimizes assembly errors. The...
    TPM12-G
    $2,680.00
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  • Solar panel ground mount IronRidge
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    20 Solar Panel Ground Mounting Kit IronRidge

    IronRidge

    $2,700.00
    This is an easy-to-assemble kit for ground mounted PV solar array holding 20 panels in a five vertical (landscape) by four across setup at 20 degree tilt. The kit includes all the solar mounting hardware needed to install the system (steel posts, rails,...
    XR-1000-204A-GM20
    $2,700.00
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  • Top-of-Pole Mount for 10 Type-H Modules
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    Top-of-Pole Mount for 10 Type-H Modules

    Preformed Line Products

    $2,730.00
    Top-of-Pole solar panel mounts TPM10-H are designed for maximum strength and ease of installation. Their racks are module-specific and not universal, which helps to reduce the number of parts. This simplifies assembly and minimizes assembly errors. The...
    TPM10-H
    $2,730.00
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  • Top-of-Pole Mount for 12 Type-H Modules
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    Top-of-Pole Mount for 12 Type-H Modules

    Preformed Line Products

    $3,010.00
    Top-of-Pole solar panel mounts TPM12-H are designed for maximum strength and ease of installation. Their racks are module-specific and not universal, which helps to reduce the number of parts. This simplifies assembly and minimizes assembly errors. The...
    TPM12-H
    $3,010.00
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  • Top-of-Pole Mount for 15 Type-G Modules
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    Top-of-Pole Mount for 15 Type-G Modules

    Preformed Line Products

    $3,620.00
    Top-of-Pole solar panel mounts TPM15-G are designed for maximum strength and ease of installation. Their racks are module-specific and not universal, which helps to reduce the number of parts. This simplifies assembly and minimizes assembly errors. The...
    TPM15-G
    $3,620.00
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  • Solar panel ground mount IronRidge
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    30 Solar Panel Ground Mounting Kit IronRidge

    IronRidge

    $3,900.00
    This is an easy-to-assemble kit for ground mounted PV solar array holding 30 panels in a five vertical (landscape) by six across setup at 20 degree tilt. The kit includes all the solar mounting hardware needed to install the system (steel posts, rails,...
    XR-1000-204A-GM30
    $3,900.00
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  • Solar carport mount
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    Solar Carport Mount for 16 Panels

    Preformed Line Products

    $4,600.00
    The MPM-G2 16 panel carport shade structure can hold all size solar panels for up to a 6.4kW PV power system mounted on a single row of vertical pipes. Provides covered parking for vehicles and includes foundation pipes, cross beam tubes, solar rails,...
    MPM4X4-G2
    $4,600.00
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    40 Solar Panel Ground Mounting Kit IronRidge

    IronRidge

    $5,000.00
    This is an easy-to-assemble kit for ground mounted PV solar array holding 40 panels in a five vertical (landscape) by eight across setup at 20 degree tilt. The kit includes all the solar mounting hardware needed to install the system (steel posts, rails,...
    XR-1000-204A-GM40
    $5,000.00
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    Solar Carport Mount for 24 Panels

    Preformed Line Products

    $6,800.00
    The MPM-G2 24 panel carport shade structure can hold all size solar panels for up to a 9.6kW PV power system mounted on a single row of vertical pipes. Provides covered parking for vehicles and includes foundation pipes, cross beam tubes, solar rails,...
    MPM3X8-G2
    $6,800.00
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    Solar Carport Mount for 32 Panels

    Preformed Line Products

    $8,200.00
    The MPM-G2 32 panel carport shade structure can hold all size solar panels for up to a 12.8kW PV power system mounted on a single row of vertical pipes. Provides covered parking for four vehicles and includes foundation pipes, cross beam tubes, solar...
    MPM4X8-G2
    $8,200.00
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WANT A SOLAR PANEL GROUND MOUNT OR CARPORT AT THE LOWEST COST? START SOLAR DESIGN


Ground mounts, as the name implies, are solar panel mounts that are installed on the ground rather than a roof mount. They have supporting legs which allow you to optimize their tilt orientation for solar exposure. Whether you have 1 acre or 1,000 acres, these ground mounted solar panel systems, from top brands like DPW, IronRidge, or Unirac, will make the most of the available space and sunlight. A larger scale solar solution for landowners, ground mounted solar panel systems maximize efficiency and electric output.

Here are some other facts about ground mounted solar power systems; The mounts can be configured to most any size or configraiton. Some pole mounted ssystems can hold up to 20 panels on a single pole. Heavy-duty modules and hardware can withstand strong winds and 50mph hailstones.

Ground mounted solar panel systems are easy to maintain. Simply rinse with water to remove debris. Ground mounted solar panels are durable and come with a 25 year production warranty.

Ground mount solar panel systems have several advantages including the relative ease of installation and flexibility in terms of tracking the sun across the sky. There are two main types of ground mount systems: pole mounts and roof-ground mounts.

These systems are typically used for rural, off-grid systems. They are less common in cities due to lack of space and aesthetic drawbacks. Many cities and neighborhoods have actually passed ordinances against installation of ground mount panel systems, so be sure to check with your city or neighborhood director before installing one.

Carport Mounts for Solar Panel Systems

Shop carport mounts for solar panel systems. Find solar carport mounts in all configurations. Carport solar panel mounts are made of heavy duty, galvanized steel and aluminum. They are made-to-order and designed to withstand most any wind or snow load rating nationwide.

There are several different styles of solar carport mount to accommodate a range of designs and parking configurations. The most common for smaller systems is the L-design multi-pole mount (MPM) from Preformed Line Products. This mount uses common, off-the-shelf structural materials configured for a specific module and array size. The cement foundations for these mounts is typically within 48 inches deep and 36 inches diameter, although it will vary for local wind and snow conditions.

There are also carports for larger systems greater than 50kW solar arrays. These mounts are custom fabricated for each project. The foundation requirements are much more robust. They include three basic designs; Y-canopy, T-canopy or L-canopy as shown below.

Y-Canopy Carport

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L-Canopy Carport

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T-Canopy Carport

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