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Hawaiian Electric Company, U.S. Navy break ground on solar farm in O’ahu

Hawaiian Electric Company, U.S. Navy break ground on solar farm in O’ahu

April 19, 2018 at 8:24 am Comments are Disabled

REC Solar and Hawaiian Electric Co. broke ground on a 20-megawatt (MW), fixed-tilt solar facility, located at the U.S. Navy’s Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam West Loch Annex. Once completed, the West Loch solar farm will produce the lowest-cost renewable energy in the state at less than 8 cents per kilowatt-hour.Read More

REC Solar debuts new solar farm for Cal Poly, develops student education program

REC Solar debuts new solar farm for Cal Poly, develops student education program

February 6, 2018 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

Cal Poly’s new solar farm, the university’s first major energy project since announcing a goal of climate neutrality, was dedicated at a Jan. 24, ceremony at the site. The 18.5-acre solar farm will generate more than 11 million kWh per year — enough to power more than 1,000 homes, orRead More

IKEA reveals plans for PV system atop Jacksonville location

IKEA reveals plans for PV system atop Jacksonville location

June 6, 2017 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

IKEA announced plans to install solar panels atop its future Jacksonville store opening Fall 2017. Panel installation will begin this summer, with completion expected in early Fall for what will be the fifth IKEA solar array in the State of Florida. The Jacksonville store’s 251,206-square-foot solar array will consist ofRead More

REC Solar completes installation of Hawaii’s largest solar project

REC Solar completes installation of Hawaii’s largest solar project

March 22, 2017 at 7:10 am Comments are Disabled

REC Solar completed the installation of 27.6 MW of solar at the Eurus WaianaeSolar Project. The utility-scale project, whose yearly energy output is equivalent to the electricity used by 11,000 homes, is owned and operated by Eurus Energy, an independent power producer and global developer of utility scale wind andRead More

Check out the largest PV plant in Hawaii (Exosun trackers commissioned)

Check out the largest PV plant in Hawaii (Exosun trackers commissioned)

February 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Exosun, worldwide leading supplier of advanced, cost-effective solar tracking solutions for ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) plants, has successfully commissioned its solar trackers on the 40 MWp EE Waianae Solar Project in Hawaii. The Waianae solar plant, developed by Eurus Energy America, with project design and construction by REC Solar, situated inRead More

IKEA reveals plans for its latest solar installation

IKEA reveals plans for its latest solar installation

December 8, 2016 at 4:01 pm Comments are Disabled

Forward-thinking companies aren’t adding solar to their rooftops just for the financial payback — they are doing it to make a statement. (Do you know which retailer came out on top for solar capacity this year?).  IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, is one such company and announced plansRead More

SolarWorld installers now have access to project financing via REC Solar, Duke Energy

SolarWorld installers now have access to project financing via REC Solar, Duke Energy

September 13, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

U.S.-based crystalline-silicon solar technology manufacturer SolarWorld is partnering with REC Solar, a California-based leading provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, to provide financing, procurement and other services for SolarWorld installers developing commercial projects. The partnership program is designed to accelerate development of commercial projects between 50 kW and 2Read More

Watch your assets: Solar O&M tips for maximizing site ROI

Watch your assets: Solar O&M tips for maximizing site ROI

August 15, 2016 at 11:00 am 3 comments

The prodigious growth of solar power in the United States has turned what was once a boutique industry into a multibillion-dollar asset class. Cumulative installed solar PV capacity now exceeds 20 GW, with thousands of projects scattered across the country. With gigawatts now in play, this burgeoning stable of solarRead More

REC Solar partner program makes small commercial financing easier

REC Solar partner program makes small commercial financing easier

July 11, 2016 at 6:30 pm Comments are Disabled

REC Solar is expanding its channel partner program to accelerate the commercial solar market. PwC recently reported that 72 percent of corporations are actively pursuing renewable energy, with 63 percent of companies becoming more inclined to purchase solar in the past six months. To meet this growing demand for solar fromRead More

SunEdison files for bankruptcy, solar industry comments

SunEdison files for bankruptcy, solar industry comments

April 22, 2016 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

SunEdison, Inc. announced that it has “commenced a process to restructure its balance sheet and position the company for the future.” Translation is the company has filed for chapter 11 — a move that had been rumored for awhile now. You may recall its Vivint deal falling through in March, butRead More