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Coronavirus impact: Best case scenario is 2 GW of solar project development delays in 2020

Coronavirus impact: Best case scenario is 2 GW of solar project development delays in 2020

April 1, 2020 at 9:27 am 0 comments

The coronavirus pandemic is likely to have a material impact on utility-scale solar installations in the U.S. this year, and perhaps even into 2021. In its Coronavirus: US Solar PV Supply Chain and Utility-Scale Market Risk report, Wood Mackenzie says that, in a best-case scenario, the market could see upRead More

Lendlease sells Wallingford Renewable Energy solar project to NextEra Energy Resources

Lendlease sells Wallingford Renewable Energy solar project to NextEra Energy Resources

March 31, 2020 at 11:41 am 0 comments

Lendlease, a leading international property and infrastructure group, announced the sale of the 16-MW Wallingford Renewable Energy solar project to a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources. The solar project is located in Wallingford, Conn., with a portion of the project to be built on a landfill. The project has 20-yearRead More

Seeking institutional financing for solar projects? Three things you need to know

Seeking institutional financing for solar projects? Three things you need to know

March 26, 2020 at 8:07 am 0 comments

As solar becomes a top energy source for electricity generation in the U.S. and Europe, and capital costs to install renewable energy decline, institutional investors are starting to take notice. Renewable energy technology – and solar in particular – has made exponential gains in efficiency in recent years, enough toRead More

Old Dominion Electric Cooperative contracts with EDF Renewables for additional 30 MW of solar

Old Dominion Electric Cooperative contracts with EDF Renewables for additional 30 MW of solar

March 25, 2020 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC) and EDF Renewables North America have bumped up their previously announced partnership to develop a portfolio of distributed solar projects across Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. Originally signed in 2019 for 30 MWac of solar power on 10-12 prospective sites, there are now 15 projects expectedRead More

Lightsource BP closes on financing for 260-MW solar project in Texas

Lightsource BP closes on financing for 260-MW solar project in Texas

March 25, 2020 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

Lightsource BP closed on a $250 million financing package for its Impact Solar project located in Lamar County, Texas, 120 miles northeast of Dallas. The energy generated by the 260 MW project will be traded through a long-term agreement with BP. Dev Sanyal, incoming EVP Gas and Low Carbon Energy,Read More

HSGS completes 4-MW solar project for NASA facility in Virginia

HSGS completes 4-MW solar project for NASA facility in Virginia

March 13, 2020 at 10:22 am 0 comments

Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS) completed the construction of over 4 megawatt (MW) of solar energy systems for NASA at the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The systems include a 4-MW single-axis tracker solar photovoltaic (PV) system from Array Technologies and a 262 kilowatt (kW) solar PV parking canopy. Single-axisRead More

Solar One, PowerMarket team on multi-family-focused community solar project in New York

Solar One, PowerMarket team on multi-family-focused community solar project in New York

March 12, 2020 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

  PowerMarket partnered with Solar One to provide Con Edison customers guaranteed savings on their electric bills by developing a new community solar project on a mixed income, multi-family building near Coney Island – Nostrand Community Solar. Solar One is a nonprofit whose mission is to design and deliver innovative education,Read More

Safari Energy strikes deal with ShopCore Properties (and its 20 million sq ft of real estate)

Safari Energy strikes deal with ShopCore Properties (and its 20 million sq ft of real estate)

March 4, 2020 at 9:34 am 0 comments

Commercial solar developer Safari Energy announced a new partnership to develop several commercial solar projects for ShopCore Properties, a leading owner and operator of community, power and grocery anchored centers throughout the country. Part of The Blackstone Group, ShopCore Properties owns over 20 million square feet of real estate, withRead More

Soltage raises debt facility for 110-MW, six-state solar portfolio via Fifth Third Bank

Soltage raises debt facility for 110-MW, six-state solar portfolio via Fifth Third Bank

March 3, 2020 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

Independent power producer Soltage raised a $142 million senior construction-to-term credit facility with Fifth Third Bank, National Association to fund a 110-MW solar portfolio of utility-scale solar assets across six states: Oregon, Illinois, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, North Carolina and South Carolina. Fifth Third served as Administrative Agent and Lead ArrangerRead More

The completed Phase 2 of Bartlett's Farm's solar installation makes it the largest one on Nantucket.

Dynamic Energy finishes phase 2 in Bartlett’s Farm solar site construction

March 2, 2020 at 10:18 am 0 comments

Bartlett’s Farm is widely known as the oldest and largest family-owned farm on Nantucket Island in Massachusetts. Seven generations of Bartlett’s have been farming the same land since William Bartlett arrived on Nantucket in the early 1800’s. Bartlett’s Farm Market is synonymous with quality and variety in all that isRead More