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Maine’s largest solar array now operational

Maine’s largest solar array now operational

October 11, 2017 at 10:20 am 0 comments

The largest solar array in the state of Maine is now fully operational at the Madison Business Gateway. Madison Electric Works (MEW) is a municipality-owned utility in Madison, Maine that serves 2,500 residential, commercial and industrial customers located in Madison and three neighboring towns. MEW contracted with IGS Solar, aRead More

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, GRID Alternatives partner on grid-tied solar system

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, GRID Alternatives partner on grid-tied solar system

October 11, 2017 at 10:08 am 0 comments

Where other industries tried to divide and conquer, the solar industry has made friends. Standing Rock Sioux Tribe member Stephanie Yellow Hammer and her family will benefit from clean, free energy from the sun thanks to a solar electric system installed on her home last week. The project, a partnershipRead More

West Hills Construction to develop 20-MW of rooftop solar tracker projects

West Hills Construction to develop 20-MW of rooftop solar tracker projects

October 11, 2017 at 10:01 am 0 comments

West Hills Construction, a fourth-generation family owned design/build general construction firm, is developing up to 20 MW of commercial and industrial rooftop solar projects utilizing Edisun’s rooftop tracking technology, PV Booster. The first project developed under this partnership is a 1 MW solar array installed on 368,000 square feet of a 528,000Read More

DuraTrack goes down under: Array Technologies to support six new Australian solar projects

DuraTrack goes down under: Array Technologies to support six new Australian solar projects

October 11, 2017 at 9:54 am 0 comments

The DuraTrack HZ v3 from Array Technologies, the top supplier of centralized solar tracking systems, was selected for six new Australian solar projects. The projects, scheduled for commercial operation in 2018, total 586 MW of new solar power in Australia and will provide reliable, clean power to 238,000 homes across QueenslandRead More

RP Construction partners with Renesola Power Services on 7-site solar tracker portfolio

RP Construction partners with Renesola Power Services on 7-site solar tracker portfolio

October 3, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

RP Construction Services Inc. (RPCS) is kicking off of another portfolio of single-axis tracker projects for Array Technologies, partnering with Renesola Power Services. The partnership will include the tracker procurement and mechanical construction of 7 sites, all commencing simultaneously. RPCS is Array Technologies Inc.’s Value Added Reseller and leading installerRead More

Soltage, Republic Services construct 13.5-MW solar project on three Mass. landfill sites

Soltage, Republic Services construct 13.5-MW solar project on three Mass. landfill sites

October 2, 2017 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Republic Services and renewable energy company Soltage sent word of a 13.5 MW project constructed on three former landfill sites, or brownfields, in Massachusetts. Based on preliminary estimates, this project is expected to produce enough electricity to power 1,900 local households. When complete, the project will be comprised of 41,000 solarRead More

Ohio family farm turns to solar to reduce energy expenses

Ohio family farm turns to solar to reduce energy expenses

September 27, 2017 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Third Sun Solar is in the midst of making a major change to one of Trumbull County’s largest dairy farms. Michelle Greenfield, co-founder, Third Sun Solar, said the Athens-based solar energy provider has installed 480 solar panels at Kibler Dairy Farm in Warren, OH. Greenfield said the panels would provide 163.2Read More

FINAL ROUND: Vote here for the 2017 Solar Builder Project of the Year

FINAL ROUND: Vote here for the 2017 Solar Builder Project of the Year

September 25, 2017 at 8:00 am 0 comments

  The two-week Round 1 voting scrum has ended and we have our Project of the Year Finalists from the three categories of C&I, Utility-scale and Solar + Storage! Check them out below. But there can only be one. Think about them carefully because it’s time to vote one lastRead More

Solar FlexRack selected for Superfund solar site in Vermont

Solar FlexRack selected for Superfund solar site in Vermont

September 21, 2017 at 10:41 am 0 comments

The Elizabeth Mine Solar Project on the Superfund site in Strafford and Thetford, Vermont, selected Solar FlexRack’s FlexRack Series B3P-X fixed tilt system to support the 7-MWdc PV plant. The project is being developed by Greenwood Energy, Brightfields Development and Wolfe Energy and installed by Conti Solar (the turnkey EPC contractor).Read More

Soltec supplies 13 MW of solar trackers to PV plant in Oregon

Soltec supplies 13 MW of solar trackers to PV plant in Oregon

September 20, 2017 at 4:44 pm 0 comments

Soltec is supplying complete tracker equipment to the 13-MW Eagle Point solar PV plant located in the state of Oregon by leading project developer Cypress Creek Renewables. “Our trackers require the fewest piles per megawatt and keep earth grading operations to a minimum, preserving the site’s wetlands and fragile ecosystem,”Read More