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Solar power is a force to be reckoned with as a contender in the race for fueling our daily lives with more sustainable electricity. Solar panel technology has been around for decades, but it’s only in recent years that we have seen an increase in investment towards building and maintaining solar power globally. Crowddroning is paving the road for drones to make sure our solar power is built to last.
Matilda Waara Holmqvist
Head of Marketing GLOBHE
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Solar Energy is brightest with drones

At GLOBHE, we are constantly inspired by the pioneering spirit and commitment to sustainability exemplified by industry leaders like Svea Solar. As we navigate the challenges and opportunities in the renewable energy sector, we recognize the crucial role of innovation and collaboration in driving forward our shared vision of a sustainable future. With this ethos at our core, we're proud to delve into how our crowddroning technology is revolutionizing the solar energy landscape.

Solar power is rapidly evolving into a cornerstone of sustainable electricity globally. This transformation, decades in the making, is now accelerating thanks to significant global investment and technological advancements. At the heart of this progress is crowddroning, a groundbreaking approach that GLOBHE champions to ensure the resilience and efficiency of solar installations.

The vast solar farms stretching across countries like China, India, and the United States symbolize the immense potential of solar energy. In these expansive settings, drones emerge as transformative tools, reshaping the economics and logistics of solar projects. Insights from Energy Live News underscore the impact of drone technology, which can reduce the costs of solar design projects by up to 70% and shorten the time required for site scouting by 90%. This efficiency underscores the harmonious relationship between drone technology and the solar industry, enhancing every aspect of planning, building, and maintaining solar infrastructures.

Traditionally, the industry has relied on satellite imagery for such tasks, but its limitations in accuracy and timeliness are starkly evident when compared to the immediate, precise data offered by drones. GLOBHE's recent initiative in Cyprus, providing drone data for accurate elevation mapping of future solar farms, exemplifies the unparalleled precision of this technology. Drones not only identify potential sites but do so with remarkable accuracy in topographical assessments, ensuring the optimal placement of panels for maximum efficiency.

But our commitment extends beyond installation. Routine drone inspections are integral to the maintenance of solar panels, identifying potential issues and addressing damages or malfunctions. This vigilance ensures that each solar installation not only operates at peak efficiency but also endures over time, reducing the frequency of panel replacement. This is crucial, considering the environmental ramifications of discarding solar panel materials, which often contain hazardous elements.

In conclusion, at GLOBHE, we believe that a successful foray into sustainable solar energy starts with precision and meticulous planning from the outset. Drone technology, with its unmatched accuracy and detail, is pivotal throughout all phases of solar installation. By collaborating with our Crowddroning community, we're not just participating in the solar power industry; we are actively shaping a brighter, more sustainable future for all.

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