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Duke Energy begins construction of new solar capacity in North Carolina

Duke Energy begins construction of new solar capacity in North Carolina

August 3, 2020 at 9:32 am 0 comments

Continuing its expansion of solar energy, Duke Energy started construction on two major solar projects in North Carolina last week. The projects: The 69-megawatt Maiden Creek solar facility, located on Didley Dadburn Road in the Catawba County town of Maiden and the 25-megawatt Gaston solar facility located on Neal RoadRead More

Gaston and Catawba counties selected by Duke Energy for North Carolina solar projects

Gaston and Catawba counties selected by Duke Energy for North Carolina solar projects

July 28, 2020 at 7:35 am 0 comments

Continuing its expansion of solar energy to deliver cleaner energy for customers, Duke Energy today announced it has begun construction on two major solar projects in North Carolina. The 69-megawatt (MW) Maiden Creek solar facility, located on Didley Dadburn Road in the Catawba County town of Maiden. The 25-MW GastonRead More

CIT leads financing on 112-MW North Carolina solar project

CIT leads financing on 112-MW North Carolina solar project

July 14, 2020 at 10:03 am 0 comments

CIT Group Inc. announced that its Power and Energy business served as lead arranger on a $118.5 million financing for the utility-scale Harts Mill Solar project in Edgecombe County, North Carolina. The project is owned by Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors L.P., a leading alternative investment manager, and marks their firstRead More

North Carolina roofer Alpha Omega Construction now offers solar via GAF Energy

North Carolina roofer Alpha Omega Construction now offers solar via GAF Energy

June 30, 2020 at 10:19 am 0 comments

Southeast roofing contractor Alpha Omega Construction Group Inc., becomes the first roofing company in North Carolina to offer GAF Energy’s roof-integrated solar systems for homeowners. Alpha Omega customers can now install an energy-generating solar roof and decrease their reliance on utility power. With a GAF Energy solar roof installed byRead More

How North Carolina’s solar industry has weathered the pandemic better than other states (for now)

How North Carolina’s solar industry has weathered the pandemic better than other states (for now)

May 18, 2020 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

From Energy News Network: The solar industry is weathering the pandemic better in North Carolina than in most states, data released today by the Solar Energy Industries Association show. The Tar Heel State will see 19% fewer solar workers than expected in June, according to the nonprofit trade group —Read More

Cypress Creek Renewable, Solar FlexRack team up on 105-MW solar plant in North Carolina

Cypress Creek Renewable, Solar FlexRack team up on 105-MW solar plant in North Carolina

December 10, 2019 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar FlexRack is installing a fixed-tilt solar racking system at a 105 MW solar power generation plant in North Carolina. Cypress Creek Renewables developed the project and is providing the engineering, procurement and construction services as well as the ongoing operations and maintenance services. The project is owned by CubicoRead More

NextEnergy Capital acquires 99 percent of a Recurrent Energy solar project in North Carolina

NextEnergy Capital acquires 99 percent of a Recurrent Energy solar project in North Carolina

November 18, 2019 at 9:04 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy closed a sale of 99 percent of its Class B membership interest in a 102 MWp NC 102 solar photovoltaic project, located in Cabarrus County, N.C., to NextEnergy Capital. NextEnergy Capital indirectly acquired 99 percent of the interests through NextPower III, itsRead More

Duke Energy gets go-ahead for solar + storage microgrid in North Carolina’s Madison County

Duke Energy gets go-ahead for solar + storage microgrid in North Carolina’s Madison County

May 23, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Madison County will soon be home to an innovative microgrid installation after the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) approved Duke Energy’s renewable energy project. In the town of Hot Springs, the company will proceed with a solar and battery-powered microgrid system that will help improve electric reliability, provide services toRead More

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Duke Energy proposes electric vehicle infrastructure investments in North Carolina

April 1, 2019 at 1:19 pm Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy is proposing the largest investment in electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure ever in the Southeast – a $76 million initiative to spur EV adoption across the state. Duke Energy outlined its program in a filing with the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC), which needs to approve the three-year program.Read More

Microsoft Corp. signs 15-year PPA for this 75-MW solar project in North Carolina

Microsoft Corp. signs 15-year PPA for this 75-MW solar project in North Carolina

March 11, 2019 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

Microsoft Corp. and Invenergy are moving ahead with a 74-megawatt solar project in North Carolina, the Wilkinson Solar Energy Center, which will be constructed, owned and operated by Invenergy. Via the 15-year power purchase agreement, Microsoft will become the sole offtaker of the energy generated at the Wilkinson Solar EnergyRead More