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Exelon Names Risk Leadership Team for Combined Exelon-Constellation

Exelon Names Risk Leadership Team for Combined Exelon-Constellation

December 14, 2011 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

Exelon today announced that upon closing of the Exelon-Constellation merger, Joseph R. Glace will become senior vice president and chief risk officer for the combined company, reporting to president and CEO Christopher M. Crane. Glace is currently vice president and chief risk officer for Exelon. In his new role, he willRead More

Solar canopies at Caroline Davis Intermediate School generate electricity and provide shaded parking.

Oak Grove School District, Chevron Energy Solutions Unveils PV System

December 14, 2011 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

The Oak Grove School District (Calif.) and Chevron Energy Solutions today celebrates the completion of a state-of-the art solar PV system to save the district more than $13 million in energy costs over the life of the project. Installed at four schools and the district office, the 1.8-MW solar PV system createdRead More

Siemens Solar Energy System Powering California Correctional Facilities

Siemens Solar Energy System Powering California Correctional Facilities

December 14, 2011 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

Merced County officials recently held a ceremony to “throw the switch” on its 1.4-MW solar PV array which will generate enough electricity to power the county’s correctional facilities. The system, developed and installed by Siemens Building Technologies Division began delivering power to the facility located in El Nido, Calif., on OctoberRead More

U.S. Solar Industry Sets Installation Record for 3rd Quarter 2011

U.S. Solar Industry Sets Installation Record for 3rd Quarter 2011

December 14, 2011 at 1:07 am Comments are Disabled

The U.S. solar energy industry achieved a new record for installations and growth in the third quarter of 2011 thanks to utility-scale project completions, a strong residential market, effective policies and the plummeting price of solar panels, according to a report released today by GTM Research and the Solar EnergyRead More

Cenergy Power Completes 472-kW Rooftop Installation at Ready Roast Nut Company Facility

Cenergy Power Completes 472-kW Rooftop Installation at Ready Roast Nut Company Facility

December 13, 2011 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

Ready Roast Nut Company, an industrial supplier and custom processor of whole and manufactured tree nuts, and Cenergy Power, a solar developer with market-leading solar solutions, have completed the construction on a 472-kW solar PV system at Ready Roast Nut Company’s facility in Madera, Calif. “Our new solar PV systemRead More

ESA Renewables Begins Construction on 1.3-MW Rooftop Array

ESA Renewables Begins Construction on 1.3-MW Rooftop Array

December 13, 2011 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

ESA Renewables (ESA), a leading turnkey solar solutions provider, announced it has begun construction on a 1.3-MW commercial rooftop solar project in the city of New Bern in Craven County, N.C. This project is one of the largest rooftop PV arrays in eastern North Carolina, and will help bring clean, renewableRead More

Solyndra Asset Auctioning Dates Announced

Solyndra Asset Auctioning Dates Announced

December 12, 2011 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

Counsel RB Capital Inc., a leader in distressed and surplus capital asset transactions, today announced two upcoming auctions of remaining surplus capital and manufacturing assets of Solyndra, a former leader in the solar panel manufacturing industry. These auctions are scheduled for December 13-14, 2011 and January 25-26, 2012. The DecemberRead More

Phoenix Solar Completes Solar Plant for Dow Corning

Phoenix Solar Completes Solar Plant for Dow Corning

December 12, 2011 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

Phoenix Solar and Dow Corning Corp. jointly announced the completion of a solar installation at Dow Corning’s world headquarters and for both companies to collaborate on efforts to commercialize a total solution using Dow Corning’s structural adhesives.  The adhesives, which  replace the metal clamps, clips and bolts typically used toRead More

Duke Energy Acquires Two Arizona Solar Farms

Duke Energy Acquires Two Arizona Solar Farms

December 12, 2011 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy now owns two large-scale solar farms in Arizona – the company’s first in the American West. Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, purchased the Ajo Solar Project and Bagdad Solar Project from Recurrent Energy in August. Arizona Public Service Co. (APS) will buy all of the output fromRead More

R.I. Dept. of Environmental Management Receives $1.5 Million for Solar

R.I. Dept. of Environmental Management Receives $1.5 Million for Solar

December 12, 2011 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

The Department of Environmental Management has been awarded $1.5 million in federal funds from the RI Office of Energy Resources to install solar panels at nine DEM facilities throughout the state. The solar panels are designed to turn the energy from the sun into electricity that will be used toRead More