Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

July 28, 2014

The Ross Solar Group has completed a 38-kW SunPower solar power system on behalf of the Diocese of Bridgeport at the St. Rose of Lima (St. Rose) church campus in Newtown, Conn.  The system was installed at the newly constructed Faith Formation Center and will meet 100 percent of the building’s electricityRead More

AEP Energy Begins Construction of 101-kW Solar Array at Ohio State University

AEP Energy Begins Construction of 101-kW Solar Array at Ohio State University

July 28, 2014

AEP Energy today began installation of a 101-kW solar array on the roof of The Ohio State University’s Student Life Recreation and Physical Activities Center (RPAC). AEP Energy will fund, build, own and operate the approximately 10,000-square-foot array, made up of 367 solar panels arranged in a configuration similar toRead More

Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

July 28, 2014

The Ross Solar Group has completed a 38-kW SunPower solar power system on behalf of the Diocese of Bridgeport at the St. Rose of Lima (St. Rose) church campus in Newtown, Conn.  The system was installed at the newly constructed Faith Formation Center and will meet 100 percent of the building’s electricityRead More

APS America Microinverters Enter California Market with Partnership

APS America Microinverters Enter California Market with Partnership

July 23, 2014

Leading California solar distributor Bland Solar & Air will carry APS microinverters, under a new strategic partnership between the two companies. The agreement introduces APS microinverter products to customers in California’s Central Valley, a dynamic market where solar adoption far outpaces other metropolitan areas nationwide. In adding the APS microinverterRead More

Dominion Virginia Power to Install 800-kW Solar System on Two Roofs

Dominion Virginia Power to Install 800-kW Solar System on Two Roofs

July 15, 2014

Dominion Virginia Power will install more than 3,000 solar panels capable of generating more than 800 kW of electricity – enough to power nearly 200 homes – at the Prologis Concorde Distribution Center in Sterling, Va. The panels will be installed on the rooftops of two adjacent buildings on its campusRead More

IES Installs HatiCon Solar Mounting System on Marine Corps Carport Project

IES Installs HatiCon Solar Mounting System on Marine Corps Carport Project

July 16, 2014

The United States Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) located in Yuma, Arizona  has installed a HatiCon Solar’s alTite penetrating flat roof mounting system for a solar carport project. Independent Energy Solutions (IES), finished the construction of the solar carport project located at MCAS. The completion of this system has transformed aRead 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

Recurrent Energy Completes 10-MW Project in Ontario

Recurrent Energy Completes 10-MW Project in Ontario

July 8, 2014

Recurrent Energy, a leading North American solar project developer, today announced the commercial operation of the 10-MWp/7-MWac Sunningdale solar project. This is the final project to reach commercial operation in the 20 project portfolio, totaling 220 MWp, developed by Recurrent Energy in Southern Ontario. “The completion of the Sunningdale solarRead 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

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

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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

Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

Ross Solar Group Installs 38-kW System for Connecticut Church Campus

July 28, 2014 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

The Ross Solar Group has completed a 38-kW SunPower solar power system on behalf of the Diocese of Bridgeport at the St. Rose of Lima (St. Rose) church campus in Newtown, Conn.  The system was installed at the newly constructed Faith Formation Center and will meet 100 percent of the building’s electricityRead More

AEP Energy Begins Construction of 101-kW Solar Array at Ohio State University

AEP Energy Begins Construction of 101-kW Solar Array at Ohio State University

July 28, 2014 at 11:59 am 0 comments

AEP Energy today began installation of a 101-kW solar array on the roof of The Ohio State University’s Student Life Recreation and Physical Activities Center (RPAC). AEP Energy will fund, build, own and operate the approximately 10,000-square-foot array, made up of 367 solar panels arranged in a configuration similar toRead More

SolarReserve to Install 20-MW PV Project in El Salvador

SolarReserve to Install 20-MW PV Project in El Salvador

July 28, 2014 at 9:24 am 0 comments

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

SunEdison Acquires 156-MW Community Energy Solar Project in Colorado

SunEdison Acquires 156-MW Community Energy Solar Project in Colorado

July 24, 2014 at 9:25 am 0 comments

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

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 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

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

APS America Microinverters Enter California Market with Partnership

APS America Microinverters Enter California Market with Partnership

July 23, 2014 at 2:33 pm 0 comments

Leading California solar distributor Bland Solar & Air will carry APS microinverters, under a new strategic partnership between the two companies. The agreement introduces APS microinverter products to customers in California’s Central Valley, a dynamic market where solar adoption far outpaces other metropolitan areas nationwide. In adding the APS microinverterRead More

PSEG Solar Source Acquires 3.6-MW Vermont Project from juwi

PSEG Solar Source Acquires 3.6-MW Vermont Project from juwi

July 23, 2014 at 12:52 pm 0 comments

PSEG Solar Source today announced that it will acquire the ERWR Whitcomb Farm Solar project from juwi solar (JSI). The facility, which will now be known as the PSEG Essex Solar Energy Center, has a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Vermont Electric Power Producers Inc., as part of theRead More

Suniva to Open Second U.S. Solar Modules Manufacturing Facility

Suniva to Open Second U.S. Solar Modules Manufacturing Facility

July 22, 2014 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

Suniva, Inc., a metro-Atlanta based manufacturer of high-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells and modules, announces today that it is opening a second U.S. manufacturing facility, to be located in Saginaw Township, Michigan.  Construction will begin in August, with production in the 4th Quarter of 2014 and will provide up to 200MWRead More

SunEdison to EPC 14-MW Solar Plant in Nevada for SNWA

SunEdison to EPC 14-MW Solar Plant in Nevada for SNWA

July 22, 2014 at 9:13 am 0 comments

SunEdison Inc. announced it has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA).  The power purchase agreement enables SNWA to lock in a significant portion of its energy costs at a fixed rate, providing an effective hedge against future increases. As part of the agreement,Read More