Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

September 2, 2014

Fortinet, a provider of network security appliances, has flipped the switch on a 900-kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, Calif., corporate campus. Fortinet’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now clearly exhibited with the installation of this commercial solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parkingRead More

Minnesota National Guard to Build 10-MW Solar Array at Camp Ripley

Minnesota National Guard to Build 10-MW Solar Array at Camp Ripley

August 27, 2014

Minnesota Power and the Minnesota National Guard will join forces to build a major solar energy project at Camp Ripley, the largest military base in Minnesota. Duluth-based Minnesota Power, a division of ALLETE Inc., and the Minnesota National Guard today signed a memorandum of understanding outlining plans to build a 10-MWRead More

Nexamp Acquires 4.4 MW of Massachusetts Solar Projects

Nexamp Acquires 4.4 MW of Massachusetts Solar Projects

August 19, 2014

Nexamp, a solar solutions provider, announced today its acquisition of a 4.4-MW portfolio of solar projects operating in Massachusetts from Broadway Renewable Strategies. The projects produce enough energy to power 650 homes a year. Nexamp will manage the operating assets, whose power purchase agreements provide clean energy and electricity savings to educational,Read More

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

September 2, 2014

Fortinet, a provider of network security appliances, has flipped the switch on a 900-kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, Calif., corporate campus. Fortinet’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now clearly exhibited with the installation of this commercial solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parkingRead More

Region Solar Completes 150-kW Solar Project for Florida Gardening Business

Region Solar Completes 150-kW Solar Project for Florida Gardening Business

August 28, 2014

Region Solar has just completed a 150.3-kW rooftop and carport solar photovoltaic installation at SimGar, The Simple Garden, in Bradenton, Florida.  SimGar’s rooftop is outfitted with 297 panels, and the carport system is constructed of 204 solar panels.  Not only does SimGar offer that highly-coveted shaded parking so sought afterRead More

Swinerton Chooses Array Technologies Solar Trackers for 35-MW Project

Swinerton Chooses Array Technologies Solar Trackers for 35-MW Project

August 5, 2014

Located about 23 miles south of Tucson, Arizona,  construction on the 35-MW Avalon Solar park has already begun. Swinerton Renewable Energy, one of the solar industry’s premiere construction firms, is building the site and has chosen Array Technologies Inc.’s (ATI) DuraTrack HZ single-axis solar tracker for the project. With trackerRead More

GSSG Solar, Oak Leaf Energy Partners Finish 4.75-MW Project in Denver

GSSG Solar, Oak Leaf Energy Partners Finish 4.75-MW Project in Denver

August 7, 2014

GSSG Solar LLC has completed the financing of a 4.75-MWdc portfolio of solar PV projects in the Denver metro area. The last of the seven ground-mounted, fixed-tilt projects was interconnected in July of 2014 and all are now delivering electricity to the users at costs significantly below retail electricity rates.Read More

Oshawa Power, Panasonic Eco Solutions Kick Off Canadian PV + Energy Storage Project

Oshawa Power, Panasonic Eco Solutions Kick Off Canadian PV + Energy Storage Project

August 5, 2014

Oshawa Power and Panasonic Eco Solutions, together with select strategic technology partners including Tabuchi Electric Co. of Japan and with support from the City of Oshawa, have today kicked off an innovative solar PV and energy management pilot project in the City of Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. The project will involveRead More

Canadian Solar Modules Used In 4-MW NRG Project in U.S. Virgin Islands

Canadian Solar Modules Used In 4-MW NRG Project in U.S. Virgin Islands

August 5, 2014

Canadian Solar Inc. today announced that the Company supplied 4 MW of Canadian Solar PV Modules for the Spanish Town Estate Solar project, recently acquired by NRG Energy Inc. The project is located in St. Croix, in the U.S. Virgin Islands and utilizes 14,400 high-efficiency Canadian Solar CS6X-P 305 PolycrystallineRead More

SnapNrack Achieves Class A Fire Rating with Type 1 Solar Modules

SnapNrack Achieves Class A Fire Rating with Type 1 Solar Modules

August 22, 2014

SnapNrack, a manufacturer of solar panel and racking systems, announced its residential roof mount system, Series 100 UL, is now UL 2703 Code Compliant for bonding and code compliant for fire rating. SnapNrack is among the first racking manufacturers to achieve Class A Fire Rating with Type 1 Modules. The Class ARead More

Bear Republic Brewing Co. Installs Solar Array with Enphase Microinverters

Bear Republic Brewing Co. Installs Solar Array with Enphase Microinverters

August 29, 2014

Enphase Energy announced that North State Solar Energy, a Northern California-based general contractor that specializes in solar-electric installations for residential, commercial and agricultural projects, has installed an Enphase-equipped photovoltaic (PV) system at Bear Republic Brewing Co.’s Cloverdale facility. Both the 30.2-kW rooftop solar array and a second, soon-to-be-installed 136.-kW canopy systemRead More

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

September 2, 2014

Fortinet, a provider of network security appliances, has flipped the switch on a 900-kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, Calif., corporate campus. Fortinet’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now clearly exhibited with the installation of this commercial solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parkingRead More

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Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

Blue Oak Energy Installs 900-kW Rooftop/Carport Solar System

September 2, 2014 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

Fortinet, a provider of network security appliances, has flipped the switch on a 900-kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, Calif., corporate campus. Fortinet’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now clearly exhibited with the installation of this commercial solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parkingRead More

Bear Republic Brewing Co. Installs Solar Array with Enphase Microinverters

Bear Republic Brewing Co. Installs Solar Array with Enphase Microinverters

August 29, 2014 at 9:19 am 0 comments

Enphase Energy announced that North State Solar Energy, a Northern California-based general contractor that specializes in solar-electric installations for residential, commercial and agricultural projects, has installed an Enphase-equipped photovoltaic (PV) system at Bear Republic Brewing Co.’s Cloverdale facility. Both the 30.2-kW rooftop solar array and a second, soon-to-be-installed 136.-kW canopy systemRead More

Fluor Completes 170-MW Solar Project in California

Fluor Completes 170-MW Solar Project in California

August 29, 2014 at 9:11 am 0 comments

Fluor Corp. has completed the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for both phases of LS Power’s new Centinela Solar Energy Facility, one of the largest of its kind in the United States. Located near El Centro, California, the 170-MW photovoltaic solar project will provide clean, renewable energy in the southwestern UnitedRead More

SunEdison, TerraForm Power Complete Solar Projects at California Prison, Hospital

SunEdison, TerraForm Power Complete Solar Projects at California Prison, Hospital

August 28, 2014 at 9:32 am 0 comments

SunEdison Inc. a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services and its affiliate TerraForm Power, Inc. a global renewable energy company, today announced the completion and interconnection of a 2.6-MWdc system at the Coalinga State Hospital and a 1.6-MWdc system at the Pleasant Valley State Prison. The systemsRead More

Region Solar Completes 150-kW Solar Project for Florida Gardening Business

Region Solar Completes 150-kW Solar Project for Florida Gardening Business

August 28, 2014 at 9:22 am 0 comments

Region Solar has just completed a 150.3-kW rooftop and carport solar photovoltaic installation at SimGar, The Simple Garden, in Bradenton, Florida.  SimGar’s rooftop is outfitted with 297 panels, and the carport system is constructed of 204 solar panels.  Not only does SimGar offer that highly-coveted shaded parking so sought afterRead More

REC Group Signs 85-MW Solar Panel Supply Agreement for U.S. Projects

REC Group Signs 85-MW Solar Panel Supply Agreement for U.S. Projects

August 27, 2014 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

REC Group, a leading global provider of solar energy solutions, announced today that it has signed solar panel supply agreements totaling 85 MW with a major U.S. engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company for utility-scale projects in the United States. The multimillion-dollar deal underscores REC’s accelerating momentum in the U.S.Read More

Rosendin Electric, Array Technologies Install Solar Tracking System in California

Rosendin Electric, Array Technologies Install Solar Tracking System in California

August 27, 2014 at 11:06 am 0 comments

Array Technologies Inc. (ATI) and turnkey solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company Rosendin Electric have joined together to bring a 24-MW DuraTrack HZ solar tracking system to Lancaster, California. The Western Blue Sky Ranch project will see nearly 80,000 solar modules mounted on ATI’s single-axis solar tracker within theRead More

Minnesota National Guard to Build 10-MW Solar Array at Camp Ripley

Minnesota National Guard to Build 10-MW Solar Array at Camp Ripley

August 27, 2014 at 9:17 am 0 comments

Minnesota Power and the Minnesota National Guard will join forces to build a major solar energy project at Camp Ripley, the largest military base in Minnesota. Duluth-based Minnesota Power, a division of ALLETE Inc., and the Minnesota National Guard today signed a memorandum of understanding outlining plans to build a 10-MWRead More

Financing Closed on 30-MW Solar Project at NC Airport

Financing Closed on 30-MW Solar Project at NC Airport

August 26, 2014 at 3:04 pm 0 comments

Seminole Financial Services, a national lender in renewable energy, announced today that with the closing of the 29.6-MWdc Halifax County Old Airport Solar Project located in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, Seminole has committed over $533 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward solar and wind installations located throughout theRead More

Innovative Solar Systems Obtains Financing for 200 MW in North Carolina

Innovative Solar Systems Obtains Financing for 200 MW in North Carolina

August 26, 2014 at 9:02 am 0 comments

Innovative Solar Systems LLC has obtained construction financing for just more than 200 MW of the companies already approved and construction ready solar farms in North Carolina. Construction will start almost immediately on these projects states John Green, CEO for ISS. The company is excited to have obtained construction financingRead More