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Huntsinger Farms gains grant money to add 100-kW solar array on Wisconsin farm

Huntsinger Farms gains grant money to add 100-kW solar array on Wisconsin farm

December 11, 2019 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Huntsinger Farms, the world’s largest grower and processor of horseradish and the parent company of Silver Spring Foods, has won a $28,902.60 Focus on Energy grant to subsidize a new solar power installation on its Eau Claire, Wis., farm. Carlson Electric of Hudson, Wis., will install the solar farm inRead 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 0 comments

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

Rendering of the solar farm at St. Elmo, IL Conagra facility

Wish-Bone salad dressing to be produced by solar energy via 15-year SolAmerica agreement

December 9, 2019 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Conagra Brands, Inc. entered into a 15-year service agreement with SolAmerica Energy to place eight acres of solar panels on the company’s St. Elmo, Ill. facility property. The energy generated by the photovoltaic array will be equivalent to the amount needed to produce approximately 35 percent of all Wish-Bone salad dressingsRead More

UPS hub in Massachusetts goes solar this holiday delivery season thanks to Key Solar

UPS hub in Massachusetts goes solar this holiday delivery season thanks to Key Solar

December 9, 2019 at 11:43 am 0 comments

Key Solar, New England’s fastest growing commercial solar energy installer and developer, completed (on time and on budget) the rooftop array portion of a 3 MW solar project at United Parcel Service’s (UPS) Chelmsford Hub. This is the 44th project Key Solar has completed in New England since 2016. “AsRead More

McElroy Metal adds solar system with roof recover at its third manufacturing plant

McElroy Metal adds solar system with roof recover at its third manufacturing plant

December 3, 2019 at 2:53 pm 0 comments

After completing successful solar panel installations with roof recovers at plants in Peachtree City, Ga., and Adelanto, Calif., McElroy Metal recently completed a third solar conversion with its plant in Clinton, Ill. Inovateus Solar installed 1,116 Hanwha Q-Plus L-G42 350W panels on the facility in Clinton. The system is ratedRead More

Six Flags in Northern California becomes first solar-powered theme park

Six Flags in Northern California becomes first solar-powered theme park

December 3, 2019 at 10:19 am 0 comments

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, the Thrill Capital of Northern California, in partnership with sPower and Borrego Solar Systems, made the official switch to solar power at a special event to kick off the park’s 12th annual Holiday in the Park, the first to be powered by renewable energy. The eventRead More

Sol Systems, Under Armour, and Greenbacker, along with government officials cut the ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the 3 MW solar project in Capitol Heights, MD

Under Armour goes solar via 3-MW Sol Systems, Greenback project

December 3, 2019 at 9:44 am 0 comments

Under Armour joins the ranks of corporations prioritizing renewable energy and sustainability goals. Increasingly, top U.S. corporations like Under Armour are choosing solar to power their operations, save on electricity, and reduce their carbon emissions. In fact, corporations drove nearly 25% of the total amount of solar energy capacity thatRead More

Rhode Island community solar project underway via Nautilus, TurningPoint, DEPCOM Power

Rhode Island community solar project underway via Nautilus, TurningPoint, DEPCOM Power

November 25, 2019 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

TurningPoint Energy and Nautilus Solar Energy broke ground on the King community solar project in North Smithfield, Rhode Island. The project, originally developed by TurningPoint Energy and now owned by Nautilus, is being constructed by DEPCOM Power as part of the State of Rhode Island’s Community Net Metering Pilot Program.Read More

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

November 21, 2019 at 10:01 am 0 comments

8minute Solar Energy, one of the largest independent solar and storage developer in the U.S., and Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, celebrated the completion and commercial operation of the 450-Megawatt Springbok Solar Cluster in Kern County, California. Elected officials, key executives, and others were on handRead More

Target celebrates reaching 500 solar installations

Target celebrates reaching 500 solar installations

November 18, 2019 at 2:58 pm 0 comments

It may not be a cool enough chain to win a Project of the Year award, but Target has long been a champion of solar energy. Back in 2015, Target made the promise to add rooftop solar panels to 500 locations by 2020. At the time it sounded ambitious. CutRead More