Solar energy

Meeting the demand for power

Solar energy
The world's demand for solar energy is rapidly increasing. Generating as much power as possible while minimizing costs is critical. Success requires high reliability of functions and sub-systems supply.
Maximize solar energy from sunrise to sunset with SKF
Whether you use photovoltaics (PV), concentrating photovoltaics (CPV) or concentrating solar power (CSP), SKF can help increase efficiency. We develop reliable actuators for precise solar tracking. Our advanced bearing, sealing and lubrication systems help increase equipment service life in harsh, extreme temperature environments.
OEM benefits
  • Design assistance, simulation and testing of new systems
  • Improved quality through manufacturing efficiency
  • Enhanced reputation for long service life in the field
  • Increased customer satisfaction and reduced warranty work
End user benefits
  • Lower lifetime system costs
  • Less downtime and greater power generation
  • Limit backlash in high wind conditions
  • Virtually eliminate failures due to contamination of the drives
  • Reduce maintenance time and costs
  • Increase reliability, resulting in maximum availability and productivit

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