SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

October 23, 2014

SunEdison Inc., a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the completion of a 1.7-MWdc roof-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Hesperia, California, that will both provide power to Southern California Edison (SCE) and benefit the landowner, real estate developer ICO Group. SCE isRead More

Inovateus Solar to Install Kanzo Racking on 130-kW Indiana Project

Inovateus Solar to Install Kanzo Racking on 130-kW Indiana Project

October 16, 2014

Inovateus Solar LLC, a worldwide developer and installer of commercial and industrial solar power systems, has announced a finalized partnership with the South Bend, Indiana-based solar racking company Kanzo Inc. Kanzo was established in 2011 and has been installed by Inovateus Solar in small quantities across the Midwest. Kanzo isRead More

Borrego Solar, sPower Break Ground on 6.3-MW Solar Project

Borrego Solar, sPower Break Ground on 6.3-MW Solar Project

October 20, 2014

Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a leading designer, developer, installer and financier of grid-tied solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, and sPower (Sustainable Power Group), a prominent renewable energy provider, today announced that they are commencing construction on a solar project located in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Upon completion, the facility,Read More

SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

October 23, 2014

SunEdison Inc., a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the completion of a 1.7-MWdc roof-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Hesperia, California, that will both provide power to Southern California Edison (SCE) and benefit the landowner, real estate developer ICO Group. SCE isRead More

SolAmerica Energy Completes Two 1-MW Projects in Georgia

SolAmerica Energy Completes Two 1-MW Projects in Georgia

October 22, 2014

SolAmerica Energy, a solar design, development and construction firm announced the completion and sale of two 1-MW ground-mount solar arrays in Perry and Alma, Georgia, respectively. The projects have been acquired by SunEdison Inc. pursuant to 20-year Power Purchase Agreements with Georgia Power, as part of the Georgia Power AdvancedRead More

Standard Solar Completes 1.8-MW Array in New Mexico

Standard Solar Completes 1.8-MW Array in New Mexico

October 21, 2014

Standard Solar Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, continues to expand westward with the completion of another solar project in New Mexico. The 1.8-MW, ground-mounted solar array for the Mora-San Miguel Electric Cooperative, co-developed by Standard Solar and Ute PeakRead More

JinkoSolar Modules to Power 21.5-MW Project Near Las Vegas

JinkoSolar Modules to Power 21.5-MW Project Near Las Vegas

October 13, 2014

JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. will supply 21.5 MW of PV solar modules for the construction of the Searchlight solar project located near Searchlight, Nev., approximately 50 miles south of Las Vegas. The project was acquired by an affiliate of D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) and Bright Plain Renewable EnergyRead More

Panasonic to Acquire 6-MW Ontario Solar Project

Panasonic to Acquire 6-MW Ontario Solar Project

October 7, 2014

Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada Inc. announced that it teamed up with Coronal Group LLC to acquire the 6-MW Balsam Lake Solar Project from Balsam Lake Green Energy. The project, based in the City of Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, is part of the Ontario Power Authority’s Feed-In Tariff Program. The Balsam LakeRead More

Canadian Solar to Power 146 MW of Projects in Honduras

Canadian Solar to Power 146 MW of Projects in Honduras

October 15, 2014

Canadian Solar Inc. one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it executed a sales contract to supply photovoltaic (PV) modules to two utility scale projects totaling 146.4 MWp in Honduras. These two projects, entitled Project Developer/EPC Solar Power S.A. de C.V. (SOPOSA) and Companía Hondurena de EnergiaRead More

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

October 21, 2014

Pinnipeds — the all-encompassing classification for seals, sea lions and similar semiaquatic marine mammals — just want to swim and play and eat fish and live with other marine mammals in peace. But sometimes unfortunate things happen — they may get trapped in nets, injured by fishing hooks or sufferRead More

Bonfiglioli Releases New Designs for RPS TL Ampt Mode Inverter Series

Bonfiglioli Releases New Designs for RPS TL Ampt Mode Inverter Series

October 22, 2014

Bonfiglioli Vectron GmbH today released reference designs for PV systems using its RPS TL Ampt Mode inverter series for the North American market. The optimized reference designs – for 2- and 3-MW block sizes – help system designers more rapidly construct their systems in a way that costs less usingRead More

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

October 21, 2014

Pinnipeds — the all-encompassing classification for seals, sea lions and similar semiaquatic marine mammals — just want to swim and play and eat fish and live with other marine mammals in peace. But sometimes unfortunate things happen — they may get trapped in nets, injured by fishing hooks or sufferRead More

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SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

SunEdison Completes 1.7-MW Rooftop Solar Project in California

October 23, 2014 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

SunEdison Inc., a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the completion of a 1.7-MWdc roof-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Hesperia, California, that will both provide power to Southern California Edison (SCE) and benefit the landowner, real estate developer ICO Group. SCE isRead More

SunEdison Awarded 17.7 MW of Solar Projects in California

SunEdison Awarded 17.7 MW of Solar Projects in California

October 22, 2014 at 3:47 pm 0 comments

SunEdison Inc. a leading solar developer and technology provider, has been awarded 17.7 MWdc of distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects through the Regional Renewable Energy Procurement Project (R-REP) led by the County of Alameda. SunEdison will be working with 9 different public agencies in the Counties of Alameda, ContraRead More

Bonfiglioli Releases New Designs for RPS TL Ampt Mode Inverter Series

Bonfiglioli Releases New Designs for RPS TL Ampt Mode Inverter Series

October 22, 2014 at 3:44 pm 0 comments

Bonfiglioli Vectron GmbH today released reference designs for PV systems using its RPS TL Ampt Mode inverter series for the North American market. The optimized reference designs – for 2- and 3-MW block sizes – help system designers more rapidly construct their systems in a way that costs less usingRead More

SolAmerica Energy Completes Two 1-MW Projects in Georgia

SolAmerica Energy Completes Two 1-MW Projects in Georgia

October 22, 2014 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

SolAmerica Energy, a solar design, development and construction firm announced the completion and sale of two 1-MW ground-mount solar arrays in Perry and Alma, Georgia, respectively. The projects have been acquired by SunEdison Inc. pursuant to 20-year Power Purchase Agreements with Georgia Power, as part of the Georgia Power AdvancedRead More

DOE Announces $53 Million to Cut Cost of Solar Power

DOE Announces $53 Million to Cut Cost of Solar Power

October 22, 2014 at 3:31 pm 0 comments

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to cut carbon pollution and continue U.S. leadership in clean energy innovation, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced more than $53 million for 40 innovative research and development (R&D) projects that aim to drive down the cost of solar energy, tackling key aspectsRead More

sPower Begins Construction of 7-MW Project in California

sPower Begins Construction of 7-MW Project in California

October 22, 2014 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

sPower (Sustainable Power Group), a leading renewable energy provider, announced today recently breaking ground on the 7-MWdc Little Rock Solar Facility in Palmdale, Calif. The project is expected to begin commercial operation mid-December 2014. sPower will use First Solar, Inc Modules Plus equipment, which includes the company’s photovoltaic (PV) thinRead More

Solar Builder 2014 Project of the Year Winners Released

Solar Builder 2014 Project of the Year Winners Released

October 21, 2014 at 5:05 pm 0 comments

Solar Builder magazine, the leading publication covering solar photovoltaic construction in North America, has announced the winners of its 2014 Project of the Year awards. Projects are awarded in two categories — ground-mount and roof-mount — and chosen by Solar Builder readers. (View winning stories here!) The Ground-Mount Project ofRead More

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Solar for Seals

October 21, 2014 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

Pinnipeds — the all-encompassing classification for seals, sea lions and similar semiaquatic marine mammals — just want to swim and play and eat fish and live with other marine mammals in peace. But sometimes unfortunate things happen — they may get trapped in nets, injured by fishing hooks or sufferRead More

2014 Ground-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Anthony Wayne Solar Array

2014 Ground-Mount Project of the Year Winner: Anthony Wayne Solar Array

October 21, 2014 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

Zoos do more than just offer a central place to see unique and exotic animals in replicated natural habitats. They are also proponents for conservation and research of animals and the planet we all share. The Toledo Zoo in Northwest Ohio is dedicated to caring for its animals — thoseRead More

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Runner-Up: Grow Community

2014 Roof-Mount Project of the Year Runner-Up: Grow Community

October 21, 2014 at 4:59 pm 0 comments

If you could create the perfect community to live in, what would it look like? What would be essential to your happiness? A group from Bainbridge Island, Wash., asked these questions when embarking on a new housing development a few years back. Stacked apartment complexes and cookie-cutter houses had beenRead More