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Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

September 17, 2018

Ampion and Lodestar Energy are now offering community solar subscriptions to all Eversource customers in Western Massachusetts. Each subscription will be to one of two 2.9 MW solar farms in Southwick. Ampion will manage the subscriptions while Lodestar will own and operate the facilities. Community solar allows electric users toRead More

Rhode Island’s largest solar project is on the way via Southern Sky Renewable Energy, Conti Solar

Rhode Island’s largest solar project is on the way via Southern Sky Renewable Energy, Conti Solar

September 17, 2018

Conti Solar, a national solar EPC, O&M and energy storage company, is providing full turnkey EPC services for the largest solar installation to date in Rhode Island. Developed by Southern Sky Renewable Energy, the 21.3-MW, Gold Meadow Farms solar project is being constructed in Cranston, Rhode Island. When completed, thisRead More

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

September 17, 2018

SMA America‘s AC-coupled solution for residential energy storage and management, the Sunny Boy Storage-US inverter, is now shipping. “The Sunny Boy Storage-US offers intelligent residential energy storage and is equipped with outstanding features and functions to reduce future electricity bills,” said Nick Morbach, executive vice president for SMA’s Residential andRead More

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

September 17, 2018

Ampion and Lodestar Energy are now offering community solar subscriptions to all Eversource customers in Western Massachusetts. Each subscription will be to one of two 2.9 MW solar farms in Southwick. Ampion will manage the subscriptions while Lodestar will own and operate the facilities. Community solar allows electric users toRead More

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

September 17, 2018

Ampion and Lodestar Energy are now offering community solar subscriptions to all Eversource customers in Western Massachusetts. Each subscription will be to one of two 2.9 MW solar farms in Southwick. Ampion will manage the subscriptions while Lodestar will own and operate the facilities. Community solar allows electric users toRead More

 
GP JOULE 2.7MW Project in Lake Waconia, Minn.

GP JOULE reports triple digit revenue growth after entering U.S. solar market

September 11, 2018

GP JOULE Canada Corp., a subsidiary of GP JOULE GmbH, reports its expansion in the U.S. photovoltaic market resulted in triple-digit revenue growth in 2017, through the combined earnings of its four North American subsidiaries — two in Canada and two in the U.S. The company’s engineering, procurement, and constructionRead More

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

September 17, 2018

SMA America‘s AC-coupled solution for residential energy storage and management, the Sunny Boy Storage-US inverter, is now shipping. “The Sunny Boy Storage-US offers intelligent residential energy storage and is equipped with outstanding features and functions to reduce future electricity bills,” said Nick Morbach, executive vice president for SMA’s Residential andRead More

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

September 17, 2018

Ampion and Lodestar Energy are now offering community solar subscriptions to all Eversource customers in Western Massachusetts. Each subscription will be to one of two 2.9 MW solar farms in Southwick. Ampion will manage the subscriptions while Lodestar will own and operate the facilities. Community solar allows electric users toRead More

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Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

Ampion and Lodestar Energy now offering community solar option to Eversource customers

September 17, 2018 at 10:41 am 0 comments

Ampion and Lodestar Energy are now offering community solar subscriptions to all Eversource customers in Western Massachusetts. Each subscription will be to one of two 2.9 MW solar farms in Southwick. Ampion will manage the subscriptions while Lodestar will own and operate the facilities. Community solar allows electric users toRead More

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

SMA America’s residential storage inverter is now shipping

September 17, 2018 at 10:35 am 0 comments

SMA America‘s AC-coupled solution for residential energy storage and management, the Sunny Boy Storage-US inverter, is now shipping. “The Sunny Boy Storage-US offers intelligent residential energy storage and is equipped with outstanding features and functions to reduce future electricity bills,” said Nick Morbach, executive vice president for SMA’s Residential andRead More

Rhode Island’s largest solar project is on the way via Southern Sky Renewable Energy, Conti Solar

Rhode Island’s largest solar project is on the way via Southern Sky Renewable Energy, Conti Solar

September 17, 2018 at 10:20 am 0 comments

Conti Solar, a national solar EPC, O&M and energy storage company, is providing full turnkey EPC services for the largest solar installation to date in Rhode Island. Developed by Southern Sky Renewable Energy, the 21.3-MW, Gold Meadow Farms solar project is being constructed in Cranston, Rhode Island. When completed, thisRead More

Community solar project in Tompkins County, New York, now operational

Community solar project in Tompkins County, New York, now operational

September 17, 2018 at 10:03 am 0 comments

The largest community solar project in Tompkins County, New York, has been completed and is fully operational and ready to provide 373 households, as well as a local church, with 2.3-MW of solar. The project also complements “Southern Tier Soaring,” the region’s comprehensive strategy to generate robust economic growth andRead More

Ridged Systems awarded Solar Thermal Systems Program certification

Ridged Systems awarded Solar Thermal Systems Program certification

September 17, 2018 at 9:52 am 0 comments

The Solar Rating & Certification Corporation (ICC-SRCC), a program of the ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), has awarded Ridged Systems a certification for several configurations of its innovative Fire and Ice solar hot water systems. The ICC-SRCC OG-300 Solar Thermal System Certification Program certifies that hot water systems demonstrated compliance withRead More

Improve Your Accuracy with the Vermeer PD10

Improve Your Accuracy with the Vermeer PD10

September 17, 2018 at 9:30 am 0 comments

Using a Vermeer PD10 with precise ground drive control, operators can spend less time installing each pile. Learn more.

New York utilities seek demand charges in REV mass market rate design proposals

New York utilities seek demand charges in REV mass market rate design proposals

September 14, 2018 at 8:54 am 1 comment

New York is at an important juncture in its Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) development as a working group is currently assessing proposals for mass market rate design, two of which include demand charges. Considering the whole point of REV is to build toward a distributed future, this raised ourRead More

Arizona regulators reject new solar fixed charges requested by two utilities (but ends net metering)

Arizona regulators reject new solar fixed charges requested by two utilities (but ends net metering)

September 13, 2018 at 2:13 pm 0 comments

Out in Arizona, home of the demand charge, the Arizona Corporation Commission rejected a request by two utilities to subject new solar customers to large monthly fixed charges. As part of their recent rate cases, Tucson Electric Power Company (TEP) and UNS Electric sought a monthly Grid Access Charge andRead More

Sunrun commits to 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing

Sunrun commits to 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing

September 13, 2018 at 12:33 pm 0 comments

Sunrun Inc. is expanding its low- and moderate-income solar offering plans to develop a minimum of 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing — in which 80 percent of tenants fall below 60 percent of the area median income — over the next decade in California. Sunrun’s commitment, whenRead More

Report: Solar capacity added dips in Q2, but data points to big turnaround

Report: Solar capacity added dips in Q2, but data points to big turnaround

September 13, 2018 at 8:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. solar market felt the negative impact of the #TrumpTariffs as installed capacity decreased year over year (- 9 percent) and quarter over quarter (- 7 percent) in Q2 2018 despite decreases in component pricing. But fear not, because the data is pointing to a market turnaround. According toRead More