Utilizing state of the art technology and lean manufacturing methods, Kern Solar Structures and the management team bring over 1.4 GW of Solar PV and CSP manufacturing expertise. Rest assured, your solar structure needs will be taken care of when you select us as your solar structure fabricator.

Commercial Solar Carports

Kern Solar Structures' CarPorTs™ integrate the  Solar Speed RaX™ system of shared rails for swift installation in the field. A robust design to withstand the rigors of wind, rain and snow.

Long Span Carports

Kern Solar Structures' LongSpaN™ Carport is designed to cover large areas with a single structure in order to maximize coverage and offer several PV Module mounting options.  This carport offering is highly customizable to fit any project requirements.

Residential Solar Carports

Kern Solar Structures' Resi-PorT™ is the first residential solar carport kit offered by a major carport manufacturer.  It utilizes the Solar Speed RaX™ system to increase flexibility and reduce installation times wile accepting most full frame PV modules, making it an ideal solution for many residential solar projects.

Coated Utility Piles

Kern Solar Structures' X-Piles™, an epoxy coated steel pile, the alternative to galvanizing for utility scale projects in highly corrosive soils. The perfect solution for extreme corrosion protection and maximizing the product life expectancy.

Utility Ground Mounts

Kern Solar Structures' MaX™ Ground Mounts are a shared rail fixed ground mount system that is designed to significantly reduce installation costs through reduction in field labor costs. It is a super durable system, even in the most extreme weather conditions.

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Supporting better Solar

By offering a Tier 1 Product and practicing improved design and construction techniques, Kern Solar Structures strives to support better solar.  These practices are most evident when looking at the Solar CarPorT™ System. The Solar CarPorT™ System takes advantage of these techniques to decrease manufacturing, installation, and delivery times in order to manage soft costs for the installer.

Protect Your Asset

Solar carports are not immune to corrosion.  Even in a mild environment corrosion occurs.  In order to maximize your investment, and protect your asset, the proper type of coating should be applied to your solar structure.  Offering both Protective and Sacrificial coatings, Kern Solar Structures will make sure your asset is covered.

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Pre-configured Kits

The standardized MaX™ Ground Mount Utility Table has been optimized for minimal installation time.  This modular table can be sized in increments of 18 modules, maxing out at a table size of 90 modules, and is optimized to fit the majority of Utility Solar installations nation wide.  By maintaining the focus on both the asset owner and the installer, Kern Solar Structures' MaX™ Utility Table is an ideal fit for any utility scale project.

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Kern Solar Structures' Resi-PorT™ is now available.  Learn about how the Resi-PorT™ is constructed,  installed, and the components that are included in the kit.  By joining the news letter you will always stay up to date on new product releases, accessory releases, Solar Industry News, and everything Kern Solar Structures.

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What are Solar SPeed Rax?


Solar Speed RaX™ are the unsung heroes of Kern Solar Structures.  It is a shared insertion rail that can reduce module installation time by upwards of 50%.  Learn how this racking system works and how it can help cut down on your installation times.

About Kern Solar Structures

Kern Solar Structures is leading the industry in revolutionary design and construction practices that can reduce time and save money when properly implemented.  Furthermore, Kern Solar Structures provides Solar Installers and Developers of all sizes with premium grade solar structure solutions, no matter the complexity or scale of the job.

To get the full story and learn more about Kern Solar Structures visit the Why KSS page!








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