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Centrica Business Solutions completes Shelter Creek Condominiums solar system

Centrica Business Solutions completes Shelter Creek Condominiums solar system

November 24, 2020 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Centrica Business Solutions, part of Centrica plc, a global energy and services company, completed a 2.5-MW rooftop solar installation at Shelter Creek Condominiums in San Bruno, Calif. The project, which began in 2017, will offset the facility’s energy usage by 70 percent and is expected to generate 3,632,773 kilowatt-hours annually.Read More

Merit Controls explains its growing turnkey control system, power plant modeling services

Merit Controls explains its growing turnkey control system, power plant modeling services

November 24, 2020 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Merit Controls, a provider of power control systems and grid integration solutions for utility-scale applications, has significantly enlarged its commercial and industrial project portfolio. In addition to the recently announced 284 megawatts Azure Sky solar and storage project with partner Enel Green Power, Merit Controls continues to expand into wind,Read More

California CCAs have signed 6 GW of long-term clean energy deals

California CCAs have signed 6 GW of long-term clean energy deals

November 19, 2020 at 11:15 am 0 comments

The California Community Choice Association (CalCCA) announced today that Community Choice Aggregators in the state have signed long-term power purchase agreements for more than 6,000 megawatts with new-build clean energy resources. The total includes almost 5,000 megawatts in executed renewable energy power purchase agreements – an increase of 1,700 megawatts comparedRead More

Altus Power acquires 2.5-megawatt operating solar project in Vermont

Altus Power acquires 2.5-megawatt operating solar project in Vermont

November 19, 2020 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Altus Power America completed the acquisition of a 2.5-MW operating solar project in Charlotte, Vermont. The acquired project generates approximately 3 million kWh of electricity annually. This project sells energy to VEPP, Inc, a not-for-profit Vermont Corporation that administers two of Vermont’s Renewable Energy Programs under contract with the Vermont Public UtilityRead More

Nucor Corp. signs steel industry’s largest solar PPA with EDF Renewables North America

Nucor Corp. signs steel industry’s largest solar PPA with EDF Renewables North America

November 18, 2020 at 10:06 am 0 comments

EDF Renewables North America and Nucor Corporation, a diversified steel and steel products company, recently announced the signing of a 15-year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement for 250 megawatts of solar energy in Texas. The project, selected by Nucor under a competitive Requests For Proposals process, is expected to begin delivering cleanRead More

GP Joule completes first merchant solar project in Alberta Canada

GP Joule completes first merchant solar project in Alberta Canada

November 18, 2020 at 9:59 am 0 comments

GP JOULE Canada Corp., a subsidiary of GP JOULE GmbH, has completed construction of the 25.43-MW Innisfail Solar project in Red Deer County, Alberta. GP JOULE joined forces with Elemental Energy Inc., the British Columbia-based renewable energy developer, investor, and project owner — along with community stakeholders — to successfully completeRead More

BayWa r.e. Fern Solar project, Edgecombe County, N.C.

BayWa r.e.’s largest U.S. solar plant to power six big-brand businesses via virtual PPA

November 18, 2020 at 9:45 am 0 comments

BayWa r.e. Solar Projects LLC will commemorate the 133.6-MW Fern Solar project in Edgecombe County, North Carolina. Fern is the largest project developed and built to date by BayWa r.e. in the U.S. Featuring more than 353,000 PV panels, it will produce an estimated 238 GWh of clean electricity annually, enough toRead More

Solar photovoltaic panels arrive waiting to be erected for a 842 kilowatt ground mount system at Miyoshi America's manufacturing facility in Dayville, CT.

Dynamic Energy begins construction on solar project for The Miyoshi Kasei Group

November 13, 2020 at 9:36 am 0 comments

Miyoshi America, a leading manufacturer for the global cosmetics industry is building a ground-mounted solar system at its manufacturing facility and US headquarters in Dayville, Conn., with Dynamic Energy. The 842 kilowatt system is projected to meet 38% of the facility’s annual energy needs. By partnering with Dynamic Energy, a full-service solar energyRead More

Land O'Lakes and C2 Energy Capital collaborate for 3 solar community projects

Land O’Lakes teams with C2 Energy Capital on three community solar projects

November 12, 2020 at 10:39 am 0 comments

C2 Energy Capital LLC, a rapidly growing investor in renewable energy and storage assets, recently announced that Land O’Lakes, Inc. has subscribed to three of its completed community solar garden projects near the farmer-owned agricultural cooperative’s Minnesota headquarters. Offering farmers resources to help mitigate environmental impacts while increasing profit margins,Read More

Pivot Energy secures its largest community solar subscription to-date with Banner Health

Pivot Energy secures its largest community solar subscription to-date with Banner Health

November 11, 2020 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

Pivot Energy, Colorado’s leading community solar developer and national solar provider, entered into an agreement with Banner Health for a 5.9-megawatt community solar subscription — the single largest community solar commitment the company has secured to-date. The subscription represents Pivot’s first community solar offering within the healthcare industry, expanding theRead More