Post Tagged with: "C&I"

Solving C&I Solar: How boutique financing is growing this underserved solar segment

Solving C&I Solar: How boutique financing is growing this underserved solar segment

October 24, 2017 at 8:10 am 0 comments

Boutique financiers armed with massive databases and complex algorithms are changing the way that small commercial and industrial (C&I) solar projects get financed. Typically targeting projects under 250 kW, these financiers have automated and accelerated as much of the underwriting chore as possible. The result is that old back-office costsRead 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 Comments are Disabled

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

Details on how Sunwealth’s Solar Impact Fund looks to scale commercial solar

Details on how Sunwealth’s Solar Impact Fund looks to scale commercial solar

August 17, 2017 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Sunwealth is an innovative clean energy investment firm looking to bring commercial solar to scale with its Solar Impact Fund. The fund offers investors two compelling ways to invest – via tax equity or a bond offering – in the vastly untapped commercial solar asset class. Sunwealth seeks to createRead More

Are solar-powered data centers just a PR stunt? What the numbers say

Are solar-powered data centers just a PR stunt? What the numbers say

February 2, 2017 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

In 2016, we’ve heard a lot of news about solar powered data centers, 100 percent renewably powered data centers, net-zero data centers and other similarly worded constructions that make companies sound good. However, those who actually know how much energy a data center guzzles every day are surely skeptical aboutRead More

SEIA explores expanding C&I solar sector with new committee, report

SEIA explores expanding C&I solar sector with new committee, report

November 16, 2016 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

The Commercial and Industrial (C&I) sector represents an extraordinary opportunity to deploy solar energy, but has experienced relatively slow growth due to a wide range of complexities in ownership structure, creditworthiness of the end-consumer, and other issues. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and an array of industry experts –Read More

Top solar projects of the week (Sept. 19-23 edition)

Top solar projects of the week (Sept. 19-23 edition)

September 23, 2016 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

Swiss Re to build solar power plant for Americas’ headquarters At the beginning of Climate Week NYC, Swiss Re announces concrete plans to further reduce the carbon footprint of its US-based operations by building and operating its own solar power plant at the company’s U.S. headquarters in Armonk, New York. ConstructionRead More

New coalition hopes to empower companies to go solar (to deploy 60 GW by 2015)

New coalition hopes to empower companies to go solar (to deploy 60 GW by 2015)

May 17, 2016 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

Four non-governmental organizations have come together to form the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA), a new coalition to empower multinational companies to transform electricity systems with renewable energy. REBA aims to help facilitate and deploy 60 GWs of new corporate renewable energy in the United States by 2025. REBA is ledRead More