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Edwards Air Force Base’s Solar Array Uses Suntech Panels

Edwards Air Force Base’s Solar Array Uses Suntech Panels

April 12, 2012 at 9:18 am Comments are Disabled

Suntech Power Holdings Co. recently supplied 3.4-MW of solar panels for a solar installation at Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California. The solar installation at Edwards Air Force Base was designed, financed, and installed by Borrego Solar, a leading national solar solutions provider, at no upfront cost to Edwards Air ForceRead More

Walmart to Build 5 MW of Solar Power at Colorado Stores

Walmart to Build 5 MW of Solar Power at Colorado Stores

April 11, 2012 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

Walmart today announced six SolarCity projects on stores in Colorado, marking the company’s 100th solar power installation in the U.S. and moving it closer to its long-term goal of using 100-percent renewable energy for all its retail and distribution facilities.   “Like the state of Colorado, Walmart has set ambitiousRead More

1.5-MW Solar Array in New Mexico to be Completed by May

1.5-MW Solar Array in New Mexico to be Completed by May

April 11, 2012 at 8:14 am Comments are Disabled

Kit Carson Electric Cooperative (KCEC) announced that with the addition of a new 1.5-MW solar array, anticipated to be completed in May 2012, all businesses and residences in north central New Mexico will receive electricity provided by solar power on sunny days. It is the largest area of land withRead More

Infinite Solar Training Classes Use Sollega Products

Infinite Solar Training Classes Use Sollega Products

April 10, 2012 at 2:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Infinite Solar Inc., an innovative provider of solar training in the United States, is proud to announce integration of revolutionary InstaRack from Sollega into its hands-on solar PV installation classes. The Sollega InstaRack will be used for demonstration and training purposes in Infinite Solar’s 5-Day Entry Level Solar PV DesignRead More

Zentric Acquires 1.6-MW Solar Project in North Carolina

Zentric Acquires 1.6-MW Solar Project in North Carolina

April 10, 2012 at 2:15 pm Comments are Disabled

William Tien, President of Zentric Inc., announced Zentric has entered into an agreement to purchase Innovative Solar I LLC and Innovative Solar II LLC, each the owner/developer of separate 800-kW solar power plants in Leicester, N.C., valued at $4 million each to build.  The purchase of each LLC includes associatedRead More

Nextronex Inverters Selected for 4.2-MW Project in Ohio

Nextronex Inverters Selected for 4.2-MW Project in Ohio

April 10, 2012 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

Nextronex Inc. is proud to partner with the American Municipal Power’s (AMP) newest solar field build in Napoleon, Ohio. The new 4.2-MW solar installation will provide an ideal opportunity for Nextronex’s 1,000 V DC center-of-array placement and advanced low light harvesting technology to generate higher energy output while reducing wireRead More

Tecta Solar Completes 1.9-MW Ground Mount in Massachusetts

Tecta Solar Completes 1.9-MW Ground Mount in Massachusetts

April 10, 2012 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

Tecta Solar, a division of Tecta America Corp., recently completed the installation of 1,970-kW of solar photovoltaics in Barre, Mass. The multi-phase ground mounted project includes two 985-kW systems, and will be expanded with an additional 1,800 kW of capacity to be installed this year. In its first year ofRead More

Three California Solar PPAs Announced for Silverado Power

Three California Solar PPAs Announced for Silverado Power

April 10, 2012 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

Silverado Power has announced signing new power purchase agreements (PPA) with Southern California Edison for three solar energy projects in Victorville, Calif. Each project will generate 2 MW of clean power. The agreements will extend for 20 years.  The development of these projects will contribute toward meeting California’s aggressive renewableRead More

IKEA Finishes 17th Installation at New Jersey Store

IKEA Finishes 17th Installation at New Jersey Store

April 10, 2012 at 8:47 am 1 comment

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its store in Paramus, N.J. The 132,000-square-foot PV array consists of a 1,063-kW system, built with 4,620 panels. IKEA Paramus’ program will produce approximately 1,359,100 kWh of clean electricity annually, the equivalent of reducingRead More

California Almond Processor Installs 586-kW PV System

California Almond Processor Installs 586-kW PV System

April 9, 2012 at 8:42 am Comments are Disabled

Cenergy Power, one of California’s leading commercial solar developers, has completed a 586-kW solar PV system for Hughson Nut at their 50,000 square foot almond processing facility in Hughson, Calif. Hughson Nut is a market-leading almond processor for the confectionery, bakery, cereal, health and snack food industries.  The newly constructed 586-kWRead More