Articles by: Chris Crowell

Former SolarCity CFO Joins Mosaic’s Board of Directors

Former SolarCity CFO Joins Mosaic’s Board of Directors

May 21, 2015 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Mosaic, a prominent residential solar financing platform, announced that Robert D. Kelly will be joining its Board of Directors. Kelly recently retired as SolarCity’s chief financial officer. “Bob has unparalleled solar finance experience, including bringing SolarCity public and achieving the solar industry’s first securitization,” said Billy Parish, CEO of Mosaic. “HisRead More

AllEarth Renewables debuts solar tracker dealer training program

AllEarth Renewables debuts solar tracker dealer training program

May 21, 2015 at 11:15 am 1 comment

As technology in the industry rapidly improves and advances, installers need to move in lockstep. To that end, AllEarth Renewables is launching a new dealer training program to support its growing network of solar tracker installers across the country. Those interested in participating will travel to AllEarth’s headquarters and manufacturing facility inRead More

Online Marketplace EnergySage Accelerates Company Growth

Online Marketplace EnergySage Accelerates Company Growth

May 19, 2015 at 10:18 am 1 comment

EnergySage is making a big splash this week. The online solar marketplace provider both detailed its massive growth to this point and announced plans to greatly accelerate further expansion. On the expansion side, EnerygSage opened a $1.5 million Series-A round of funding. Launchpad Venture Group led the round with participationRead More

Report: Clean Energy Investment Shifting to Developing Nations

Report: Clean Energy Investment Shifting to Developing Nations

May 19, 2015 at 9:58 am 2 comments

Clean energy was always a universal proposition, but certain parts of the globe just weren’t ready or able to make the investments necessary. According to some new research, that might be ready to change. The report, Power Shifts—Emerging Clean Energy Markets, from the Pew Charitable Trusts, examines clean energy investmentRead More

sPower Purchases Solar Project from Solairedirect

sPower Purchases Solar Project from Solairedirect

May 19, 2015 at 9:26 am 2 comments

sPower, a prominent renewable energy provider, will be collaborating with Solairedirect to develop and own/operate solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the U.S. Solairedirect is a growing solar company operating across four continents. As a first step, sPower will purchase a 26.5MWdc project named Adera from Solairedirect. The utility scale project, near Fresno, Calif., in MaderaRead More

World Wind & Solar Named Outstanding Business of the Year

World Wind & Solar Named Outstanding Business of the Year

May 19, 2015 at 9:04 am Comments are Disabled

In honor of National Small Business Week, the University of Merced Small Business Development Center Regional Network awarded its “Outstanding Business of the Year” to World Wind & Solar (WWS), an energy service provider in the renewable energy sector. The award was announced at a special event recently in Fresno, CA. “WorldRead More

Exosun Signs a Tracker Supply Contract for PV Project in Sonora

Exosun Signs a Tracker Supply Contract for PV Project in Sonora

May 12, 2015 at 1:35 pm 1 comment

San Francisco, USA – May 12, 2015 – Exosun, leading provider of solar tracking technologies for utility-scale ground-mounted PV plants, has signed a tracker supply contract with Forza Systems, a Mexican solar PV commercial developer and EPC, for a 146 kWp pilot PV plant in Caborca, in the North Mexican stateRead More

SunPower Receives 2015 Guardian Sustainable Business Award

SunPower Receives 2015 Guardian Sustainable Business Award

May 11, 2015 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Recognized for Making a Net Positive Contribution to Communities, Society and the Environment SAN JOSE, Calif.– Acknowledging SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) for efforts that enable customers and the industry to achieve greater sustainability impacts, the Guardian presented the company with a Sustainable Business Award for innovation in the net positiveRead More

SunEdison Launches Consumer-Focused Residential Solar Program

SunEdison Launches Consumer-Focused Residential Solar Program

May 11, 2015 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

SunEdison Inc., the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced the launch of a residential power purchase agreement (PPA) product, the acquisition of LightWing, a comprehensive solar platform solution for utilities and retail energy providers (REPs), and an exclusive sales partnership with Evolve, one of the nation’s largest residentialRead More

Washington Gas Energy Systems Celebrates Completion of Georgia Solar Projects

Washington Gas Energy Systems Celebrates Completion of Georgia Solar Projects

May 11, 2015 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Company Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies in Donalsonville, Richland and Greenville Washington Gas Energy Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of WGL recently announced the completion of 20 solar projects, totaling more than 15 megawatts, that will produce renewable energy for Georgia Power. The company held ribbon cutting ceremonies at their sites inRead More

 
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