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Michigan’s largest solar power plant installed with Solar FlexRack fixed-tilt racking

Michigan’s largest solar power plant installed with Solar FlexRack fixed-tilt racking

January 31, 2017 at 12:25 pm 1 comment

The G3-X smart fixed-tilt racking product from Solar FlexRack was just installed in the largest solar power generation project in Michigan. Recognized for its adaptability, speed and ease of installation, Solar FlexRack says its G3-X racking system reduces labor time and overall solar project costs. Solar FlexRack, is a division of NorthernRead More

Mass. Blue Cross Blue Shield signs PPA deal for five community solar projects

Mass. Blue Cross Blue Shield signs PPA deal for five community solar projects

January 31, 2017 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is going to be the big off-taker in a PPA agreement for 2.6 MW of net metering credits from five community solar projects located in Hopedale and Mendon, Mass. These projects, owned by Ameresco, Inc. of Framingham, Mass, and co‐developed with BlueWave Capital will enableRead More

Check out this ‘solar wall’ installed on the side of a New York hospital

Check out this ‘solar wall’ installed on the side of a New York hospital

January 27, 2017 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

New York City solar installer Quixotic Systems has designed an innovative solar solution in the heart of the Bronx at Urban Health Plan’s Simpson Pavilion. Unlike most rooftop systems, the 37-kW array has been installed on the side of the building – a “solar wall” that will optimize the facility’s cleanRead More

BlueRock Solar partners with Renovus Solar on New York community solar project

BlueRock Solar partners with Renovus Solar on New York community solar project

January 26, 2017 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

BlueRock Solar, a subsidiary of BlueRock Energy, announced a joint venture with Ithaca-based Renovus Solar on a new community solar project in Millport, N.Y. BlueRock and Renovus will be installing 2,054 solar panels across three and a half acres to bring affordable, clean energy options to NYSEG delivery customers inRead More

Georgia Power expects to add 1,600 MW of renewables by 2021

Georgia Power expects to add 1,600 MW of renewables by 2021

January 25, 2017 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

Georgia Power added more than 2 million solar panels to the state’s energy landscape through its various programs last year and will continue this growth in 2017. Through implementation of the Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI), approved by the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) in 2016, as well as otherRead More

Apple, NV Energy agree to 200-MW solar PPA

Apple, NV Energy agree to 200-MW solar PPA

January 25, 2017 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

NV Energy and Apple have reached an agreement to build 200 MW of additional solar energy in Nevada by early 2019. The projects will support Apple’s renewable energy needs for its Reno data center. In the coming weeks, NV Energy will file an application with the Public Utilities Commission of NevadaRead More

New solar in operation: Two facilities developed by Pine Gate Renewables

New solar in operation: Two facilities developed by Pine Gate Renewables

January 24, 2017 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Charlotte-based solar developer Pine Gate Renewables says it has achieved commercial operation for two 14 MW solar facilities on opposites ends of the country— Darlington Solar in Darlington County, S.C., and Collier Solar in Deschutes County, Ore. The projects, both financed by Pine Gate partners Live Oak Bank and Sol Systems, willRead More

WATCH: Savannah Distributing adds 113-kW system to its roof via Hannah Solar

WATCH: Savannah Distributing adds 113-kW system to its roof via Hannah Solar

January 24, 2017 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Savannah Distributing partnered with Hannah Solar on a 113 kilowatt (kW) roof-mount system atop their facility this past November, making them the first beverage distributor in the state to “go green” with solar panels. The installation generates an average of 169,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) annually from 342 solar panels —producingRead More

PSEG buys two solar facilities from BayWa r.e.

PSEG buys two solar facilities from BayWa r.e.

January 23, 2017 at 1:08 pm Comments are Disabled

PSEG Solar Source today announced it has acquired two North Carolina solar facilities from BayWa r.e., with a total capacity of 47 MWs-dc, representing a total investment of $74.6 million. The PSEG Cork Oak Solar Energy Center and the PSEG Sunflower Solar Energy Center are under construction and scheduled toRead More

TeraFlex saves $30,000 per year with Legend Solar

TeraFlex saves $30,000 per year with Legend Solar

January 20, 2017 at 8:03 am Comments are Disabled

Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation and a leading competitive retail energy supplier, and Mohave Electric Cooperative (Mohave Electric), completed a 13.8-MW (DC) solar generation project in Fort Mohave, Ariz. The ground-mounted solar power system is located across 84 acres and fitted with a single-axis tracking system. “This project offersRead More