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Solar Companies Partner Together to Help with Hurricane Relief Efforts

Solar Companies Partner Together to Help with Hurricane Relief Efforts

November 13, 2012 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar One, SolarCity and Consolidated Solar are partnering to help power relief efforts in New York communities hit hard by Hurricane Sandy. They have deployed five 10-kW mobile solar generators to help residents and relief workers get much-needed temporary electricity, with the first two installed over the weekend in RockawayRead More

Carports Installed at California Car Dealer

Carports Installed at California Car Dealer

November 13, 2012 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

In early October 2012, one of the largest privately owned solar installations in Riverside County, Calif., quietly broke ground at Palm Springs Motors in Cathedral City. The new photovoltaic system will service the entire property and includes more than 50,000-sq.ft. of new carports that serve as the platforms for theRead More

Soltas Energy Begins Construction on 3.5-MW Solar Power Install

Soltas Energy Begins Construction on 3.5-MW Solar Power Install

November 13, 2012 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

Soltas Energy announced commencement of construction for a 3.5-MW solar power plant in Northern Central Massachusetts. The system utilizes over 12,000 panels and will cover over 17 acres land. In addition, inverters from Solectria Renewables in Lawrence, Mass., as well as racking components supplied by Gamechange Racking, manufactured in Hudson,Read More

Army Community to Receive 13.2-MW Solar Project from SolarCity

Army Community to Receive 13.2-MW Solar Project from SolarCity

November 13, 2012 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Balfour Beatty Communities LLC and SolarCity have announced plans to provide up to 4,700 military homes with solar energy systems at Balfour Beatty-managed residential communities on Fort Bliss, Texas, and the adjacent White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) in New Mexico. The 13.2-MW project is an equipment lease arrangement, primarily financedRead More

Invenergy Chooses White Construction to Build Two Ontario Solar Farms

Invenergy Chooses White Construction to Build Two Ontario Solar Farms

November 12, 2012 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

H.B. White Canada Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of White Construction Inc., has been selected as the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor for Invenergy’s Sandringham and Woodville solar projects. When completed, these utility-scale solar facilities will consist of two 10-MW AC sites, both located in the city of KawarthaRead More

Lightway Solar to Supply 22 MW of Panels for Suntuity Projects

Lightway Solar to Supply 22 MW of Panels for Suntuity Projects

November 12, 2012 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Lightway Solar America Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Lightway Green New Energy Co. Ltd., and Suntuity have entered in an agreement for Lightway to supply 22 MW of solar panels for 31 of Suntuity’s solar projects located throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania and California. The projects range in various sizes includingRead More

PV America East Conference to be in Philadelphia this February

PV America East Conference to be in Philadelphia this February

November 9, 2012 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Registration is now open for PV America East 2013 being held Tuesday, February 5 through Thursday, February 7, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pa.  PV America East offers a forum for the U.S. solar photovoltaic (PV) industry including installers, project developers, designers and suppliers from the mid-Atlantic and New England regions toRead More

Cupertino Completes 1.2-MW Solar Power System for School

Cupertino Completes 1.2-MW Solar Power System for School

November 9, 2012 at 3:44 pm Comments are Disabled

The Energy Alternatives Division of Cupertino Electric Inc. (CEI) today announced the completion of a ground-mount and parking lot canopy-based 1.2-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) system for the Golden Valley Unified School District in Madera, Calif. The district’s solar system was designed and built by CEI and was installed on canopiesRead More

Chevron Energy Installs Two Solar Power Systems in California

Chevron Energy Installs Two Solar Power Systems in California

November 9, 2012 at 1:24 pm Comments are Disabled

Today, the City of Gonzales (Calif.)  joined with Chevron Energy Solutions to ceremonially “flip the switch” on a transformative public-private program that is expected to support the city’s carbon reduction, climate action, and resource conservation goals, and significantly reduce the city’s energy and maintenance costs. The program consists of publicRead More

MAGE Solar Introduces 3-kW Emergency PV Kit for Grid Outages

MAGE Solar Introduces 3-kW Emergency PV Kit for Grid Outages

November 9, 2012 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

MAGE SOLAR is introducing a convenient 3-kW emergency kit that is designed as a stand-alone solution to provide reliable power during grid outages. Geared mainly toward the residential home or small commercial market, the emergency kit contains the company’s signature MAGE POWERTEC PLUS modules, a pitched roof mounting solution, andRead More