Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

July 31, 2014

Nexamp, a leading Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, and NuGen Capital Management, a private equity firm investing in renewable energy and real estate, today marked the first month of operation of its 2.4-MW solar facility at Fairview Farms in Whately, Massachusetts. The project will provide a consistent source of income to theRead More

Inovateus Solar Develops 10-MW Ground Array on Indiana Superfund Site

Inovateus Solar Develops 10-MW Ground Array on Indiana Superfund Site

July 30, 2014

Inovateus Solar LLC, a worldwide developer and installer of commercial and industrial solar power systems, has participated in the development of a ground-based solar array project installed on the newly operational Maywood Solar farm located on 43 acres near the Vertellus Specialties Inc. headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana. The land isRead More

Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

July 31, 2014

Nexamp, a leading Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, and NuGen Capital Management, a private equity firm investing in renewable energy and real estate, today marked the first month of operation of its 2.4-MW solar facility at Fairview Farms in Whately, Massachusetts. The project will provide a consistent source of income to theRead More

REC Solar Installs 102-kW Array at Hampton Inn & Suites in California

REC Solar Installs 102-kW Array at Hampton Inn & Suites in California

July 30, 2014

REC Solar, a national leader in commercial solar electric system design and installation, today announced it has completed a 102 kilowatt array for The Hampton Inn & Suites Bakersfield North-Airport, a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels, in Bakersfield, California. The carport-mounted installation will offset 44 percent of the electricity costs for theRead More

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

July 30, 2014

Nearly everyone enjoys a good beer now and again. A delicious beer sustainably brewed with renewable energy that pours down from the sun might make that happy hour indulgence even more enjoyable. Kyocera Solar Inc. announced today that Sundance Power Systems Inc. has installed 650 kWdc of high-quality Kyocera solar modules onRead More

Meridian Solar Installs 260-kW Rooftop System for LegalZoom in Texas

Meridian Solar Installs 260-kW Rooftop System for LegalZoom in Texas

July 29, 2014

LegalZoom Inc., a provider of online legal help for businesses and families, has partnered with Meridian Solar Inc. to engineer and construct a 260-kW solar electric system at LegalZoom’s Spectrum Drive office in Austin, Texas. LegalZoom’s investment in solar will advance its commitment to corporate sustainability and ultimately reduce operating expenses.Read More

SunEdison Acquires 156-MW Community Energy Solar Project in Colorado

SunEdison Acquires 156-MW Community Energy Solar Project in Colorado

July 24, 2014

SunEdison Inc. announced its acquisition of the 156-MWdc Comanche Solar project from renewable energy developer Community Energy. SunEdison is partnering with Community Energy to complete the final development stage of the project by structuring the financing and providing procurement expertise for the project, following which SunEdison will manage the construction, operation,Read More

SunEdison Secures Financing for 18-MW Solar Project in Ontario

SunEdison Secures Financing for 18-MW Solar Project in Ontario

July 31, 2014

SunEdison, a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has reached financial close with Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale (NORD/LB) for an 18-MWdc solar power plant in Ontario. The project is set to be completed by the end of 2014, at which time itRead More

SolarReserve to Install 20-MW PV Project in El Salvador

SolarReserve to Install 20-MW PV Project in El Salvador

July 28, 2014

SolarReserve, a leading global developer of utility-scale solar power projects and advanced thermal energy storage technology, today announced that it signed a supply contract for its 20-MW Acajutla photovoltaic (PV) solar power project in El Salvador as part of a highly competitive tender solicitation by the local electric distribution companies.Read More

Fixed-Tilt System vs. Single-Axis Tracker O&M Comparison

Fixed-Tilt System vs. Single-Axis Tracker O&M Comparison

July 28, 2014

As price pressure continues to shape the utility-scale PV market, there is a growing focus on understanding and fine tuning the long-term costs of managing these plants through the life of the PPA. Operations and maintenance (O&M) is playing a growing role in the financial modelling of a prospective PVRead More

Rudolph/Libbe Installs 2.1-MW Solar Array for Ohio Zoo

Rudolph/Libbe Installs 2.1-MW Solar Array for Ohio Zoo

July 23, 2014

A 22-acre south Toledo, Ohio, brownfield site that was once in receivership is starting a brand-new life – as home to a 2.1-MW solar array that will supply about 30 percent of the Toledo Zoo’s electricity each year. Bordered by a buffer zone with newly planted trees and green spacesRead More

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

July 30, 2014

Nearly everyone enjoys a good beer now and again. A delicious beer sustainably brewed with renewable energy that pours down from the sun might make that happy hour indulgence even more enjoyable. Kyocera Solar Inc. announced today that Sundance Power Systems Inc. has installed 650 kWdc of high-quality Kyocera solar modules onRead More

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Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

Nexamp, NuGen Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array in Massachusetts

July 31, 2014 at 9:26 am 0 comments

Nexamp, a leading Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, and NuGen Capital Management, a private equity firm investing in renewable energy and real estate, today marked the first month of operation of its 2.4-MW solar facility at Fairview Farms in Whately, Massachusetts. The project will provide a consistent source of income to theRead More

SunEdison Secures Financing for 18-MW Solar Project in Ontario

SunEdison Secures Financing for 18-MW Solar Project in Ontario

July 31, 2014 at 9:21 am 0 comments

SunEdison, a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has reached financial close with Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale (NORD/LB) for an 18-MWdc solar power plant in Ontario. The project is set to be completed by the end of 2014, at which time itRead More

REC Solar Installs 102-kW Array at Hampton Inn & Suites in California

REC Solar Installs 102-kW Array at Hampton Inn & Suites in California

July 30, 2014 at 11:33 am 0 comments

REC Solar, a national leader in commercial solar electric system design and installation, today announced it has completed a 102 kilowatt array for The Hampton Inn & Suites Bakersfield North-Airport, a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels, in Bakersfield, California. The carport-mounted installation will offset 44 percent of the electricity costs for theRead More

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

Sierra Nevada Brewery Installs Kyocera Solar Modules in 650-kW System

July 30, 2014 at 11:22 am 0 comments

Nearly everyone enjoys a good beer now and again. A delicious beer sustainably brewed with renewable energy that pours down from the sun might make that happy hour indulgence even more enjoyable. Kyocera Solar Inc. announced today that Sundance Power Systems Inc. has installed 650 kWdc of high-quality Kyocera solar modules onRead More

Inovateus Solar Develops 10-MW Ground Array on Indiana Superfund Site

Inovateus Solar Develops 10-MW Ground Array on Indiana Superfund Site

July 30, 2014 at 10:17 am 0 comments

Inovateus Solar LLC, a worldwide developer and installer of commercial and industrial solar power systems, has participated in the development of a ground-based solar array project installed on the newly operational Maywood Solar farm located on 43 acres near the Vertellus Specialties Inc. headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana. The land isRead More

Vista Solar Installs 153-kW SunPower System for California Church

Vista Solar Installs 153-kW SunPower System for California Church

July 30, 2014 at 8:51 am 0 comments

Vista Solar today announced the completion of a 153-kW solar power system for WestGate Church in San Jose, Calif. The system, which was designed and installed by Vista Solar, is expected to offset WestGate’s electricity bill by nearly 95 percent, and generate more than 250,000 kilowatt-hours of clean energy eachRead More

Direct Energy Acquires Astrum Solar to Enter U.S. Residential Solar Market

Direct Energy Acquires Astrum Solar to Enter U.S. Residential Solar Market

July 29, 2014 at 10:14 am 0 comments

Direct Energy, one of North America’s largest energy and energy-related services companies, has acquired Astrum Solar, a leading full-service residential solar installer, for $54 million. The acquisition of Astrum Solar launches Direct Energy’s entry into the U.S. residential solar market and expands Direct Energy’s product offerings to new and existingRead More

SunPower Starts Construction on 135-MW Solar Project in California

SunPower Starts Construction on 135-MW Solar Project in California

July 29, 2014 at 10:10 am 0 comments

SunPower Corp. today announced it has started construction on the 135-MW Quinto Solar Project in Merced County, Calif. The system will generate power for Southern California Edison’s customers, under a long-term power purchase agreement.  In accordance with the company’s recently announced holdco strategy, SunPower expects to own and operate the solar powerRead More

Meridian Solar Installs 260-kW Rooftop System for LegalZoom in Texas

Meridian Solar Installs 260-kW Rooftop System for LegalZoom in Texas

July 29, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

LegalZoom Inc., a provider of online legal help for businesses and families, has partnered with Meridian Solar Inc. to engineer and construct a 260-kW solar electric system at LegalZoom’s Spectrum Drive office in Austin, Texas. LegalZoom’s investment in solar will advance its commitment to corporate sustainability and ultimately reduce operating expenses.Read More

Fixed-Tilt System vs. Single-Axis Tracker O&M Comparison

Fixed-Tilt System vs. Single-Axis Tracker O&M Comparison

July 28, 2014 at 1:37 pm 0 comments

As price pressure continues to shape the utility-scale PV market, there is a growing focus on understanding and fine tuning the long-term costs of managing these plants through the life of the PPA. Operations and maintenance (O&M) is playing a growing role in the financial modelling of a prospective PVRead More