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1. (WO2018083598) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DEBRIS REMOVAL

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/083598    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2017/056773
Publication Date: Sat May 12 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Nov 01 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: H02S 40/10
H02S 40/12
Applicants: SNOLAR TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
Inventors: NOVOTNY, Peter R.
KULCHECKI, Layne
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DEBRIS REMOVAL
Abstract:
A system and method for removing debris from solar modules in a solar module array. The system includes an air supply for providing pressurized air to a debris removal wing, a support art configured to support the debris removal wing proximate a solar module, and a support base fixing the support arm to a vehicle, the vehicle operable to advance the debris removal wing along the solar module array. The debris removal wing includes a first air outlet for directed pressurized air to remove debris from the solar modules. The debris removal wing may include a second air outlet for directing pressurized air to at least partly hovering the debris removal wing proximate the solar modules.