Post Tagged with: "PPA"

How EnSync completed a complex solar PPA for a multi-family residential community

How EnSync completed a complex solar PPA for a multi-family residential community

January 11, 2018 at 4:13 pm 0 comments

The latest deal from distributed energy resources (DER) developer EnSync Energy Systems cracked the code on multi-family residential PV projects, which is one of toughest segments to sell. The 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) is for a 792-kW solar project for a residential community in Hawaii to an undisclosed buyer. The projectRead More

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Drive more commercial solar projects with these new documents from SEIA

January 3, 2018 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Commercial solar has a ton of potential, and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) wants to make that potential clearer for customers and investors, today making two documents available to spur investment. The first document is a contract that combines the benefits of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with PropertyRead More

Check out this 1.6-MW solar install for California’s Gilroy Unified School District

Check out this 1.6-MW solar install for California’s Gilroy Unified School District

December 8, 2017 at 8:59 am 0 comments

If you need a reminder of the booming solar + school trend, Gilroy Unified School District (GUSD), a K-12 school district with more than 11,300 students, just completed a 1.6 MW PV system PPA expected to save $1.5 million in energy costs over 25 years. The three solar shade structure installations atRead More

Free PPA Rate Finder tool for solar developers launched by SolRiver Capital

Free PPA Rate Finder tool for solar developers launched by SolRiver Capital

August 2, 2017 at 8:18 am Comments are Disabled

SolRiver Capital, a Colorado-based solar investment fund, announced the launch of its free PPA Rate Finder tool for solar developers. Developers enter a desired purchase price for their solar project into the Rate Finder. Then it tells them the PPA rate needed to get that price. “Solar developers often askRead 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

Details on solar PPA deal for Brandeis University coming in spring 2017

Details on solar PPA deal for Brandeis University coming in spring 2017

January 17, 2017 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

Four solar project partners — Competitive Energy Services, Kenyon Energy, Borrego Solar Systems and AEW Capital Management — developed a collaboration with Brandeis University on a solar energy system that will directly reduce Brandeis’ electricity costs. The system is expected to be operational in spring 2017. Under the program, BrandeisRead More

Ithaca College goes solar with remote-net-metered array

Ithaca College goes solar with remote-net-metered array

December 22, 2016 at 8:12 am Comments are Disabled

Financier Greenwood Energy and installer Borrego Solar Systems completed a 2.9-MW remote-net-metered solar array for Ithaca College. Borrego Solar co-developed, designed and built the array while Greenwood Energy will own and operate it. Located approximately 40 miles from campus on 15 acres of land in the Ontario County Town of Seneca,Read More

SunEdison now helping to save water in California too

SunEdison now helping to save water in California too

February 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

SunEdison signed a solar power purchase agreement with Stockton East Water District in Northern California and will install 2.2 MW of high-performance SunEdison solar panels on the water district’s property. By going solar, the district expects to save more than $9.5 million on energy costs over the next 20 years and 20 millionRead More

Johns Hopkins taps SolarCity, Direct Energy, OneEnergy Renewables for 13.6-MW solar install

Johns Hopkins taps SolarCity, Direct Energy, OneEnergy Renewables for 13.6-MW solar install

January 7, 2016 at 4:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Johns Hopkins says it is time to start producing some of its own affordable, reliable energy. But due to lack of roof or ground space on current facilities for such a large-scale solar project, Johns Hopkins chose a remote solar arrangement that could still provide its facilities with affordable power.Read More

PPA deal: Solect Energy, IGS Solar install 457-kW system for large steel manufacturer

PPA deal: Solect Energy, IGS Solar install 457-kW system for large steel manufacturer

January 7, 2016 at 10:30 am 1 comment

Mass Tank, the largest steel tank manufacturer in New England, has partnered with Solect Energy of Hopkinton, Mass., and IGS Solar to install a 457-kilowatt (kW) system on the corporation’s 60,000-sq-ft manufacturing facility in Middleborough, Mass. The solar energy generated from the array will be sold to Middleborough Gas &Read More