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Bank of America blows out its solar energy commitment with 10 deals in 3 states

Bank of America blows out its solar energy commitment with 10 deals in 3 states

July 8, 2020 at 10:13 am 0 comments

Bank of America signed 10 agreements to purchase solar electricity for its operations in three states, including North Carolina, home to the company’s headquarters, partnering with Duke Energy, NRG Energy, 3Degrees, NativeEnergy and Birdseye Renewable Energy to get it done. “These unique projects and partnerships build on our achievement of carbonRead More

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

July 8, 2020 at 8:53 am 0 comments

Commercial operation has begun at the 280-megawatt Holstein solar project in Nolan County, Texas, say project leads 8minute Solar Energy and Duke Energy Renewables. This is 8minute’s first solar project to come online in Texas, marking a significant milestone as the company expands its operational footprint outside of California. “WeRead More

SUNY Fredonia Rendering

Construction of solar, battery project starts on New York college campus

July 8, 2020 at 8:19 am 0 comments

The State University of New York at Fredonia (SUNY Fredonia) started construction on its first solar/battery project, enabling the Chautauqua County campus in Western New York to lead by example in reducing its carbon footprint with innovative energy efficiency and renewable energy technology. The New York Power Authority (NYPA), asRead More

RECON Corp. tabs RPCS for 8 MW of solar tracker projects in Illinois

RECON Corp. tabs RPCS for 8 MW of solar tracker projects in Illinois

July 1, 2020 at 11:59 am 0 comments

RP Construction Services, Inc. (RPCS) and RECON Corporation announced earlier this week their partnership to build 8 MWdc of solar tracker projects in Illinois this year.  RECON Corporation, a solar photovoltaic EPC contractor based in Michigan, will be building three ground mount solar tracker projects, utilizing the DuraTrack HZ v3 single-axisRead More

Idemitsu Renewables secures $71 million in tax equity for solar projects in California, Colorado

Idemitsu Renewables secures $71 million in tax equity for solar projects in California, Colorado

July 1, 2020 at 11:46 am 0 comments

This week, Idemitsu Renewables closed tax equity financing for its 50 MWp Central 40 solar project in Stanislaus County, California, and its 80 MWp Pioneer Solar project in Adams County, Colorado. Both projects are under construction and will begin operating in the fall of 2020. The tax equity syndicate was arrangedRead More

Standard Solar secures $105 million in tax equity for solar projects in five states

Standard Solar secures $105 million in tax equity for solar projects in five states

July 1, 2020 at 11:27 am 0 comments

Standard Solar, Inc. closed a tax equity commitment this week for up to $105 million to finance distributed generation (DG) solar projects located in Arizona, California, Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island. The financing was secured through tax equity commitments from Fifth Third Bank, National Association and IBERIABANK. The portfolioRead More

HSGS to build a solar canopy at North Little Rock VA Medical Center

HSGS to build a solar canopy at North Little Rock VA Medical Center

July 1, 2020 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS) was selected to build several solar PV parking canopies totaling 330 kW at the VA Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. The parking canopies will be funded via an Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) with the Department of Veteran Affairs. ESPCs are designed to provideRead More

EDF Renewables constructs solar carports at Cox Communications headquarters

EDF Renewables constructs solar carports at Cox Communications headquarters

July 1, 2020 at 10:52 am 0 comments

EDF Renewables North America was chosen by Cox Communications to design and build an integrated 360 kilowatt (kW) solar photovoltaic and 560 kW / 1,360 kilowatt hour (kWh) onsite behind-the-meter battery storage solution at the primary Cox Communications’ corporate office in San Diego. The carport and rooftop solar installation combinedRead More

Ballasted Solar FlexRack installed by Signal Energy

Resolving Complexities in a Landfill Community Solar Project, part 3: The COVID-19 Challenge

July 1, 2020 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Located on the outskirts of Beverly, Mass., in Essex County, the Beverly Community Solar Project was four and a half years in the making. Early challenges included waiting for an open incentive program that would make the project economically viable. In late 2018, Massachusetts introduced its new solar incentive program,Read More

Logansport Municipal Utility to replace 120-year-old coal plant with this sustainable solar project

Logansport Municipal Utility to replace 120-year-old coal plant with this sustainable solar project

June 30, 2020 at 10:45 am 0 comments

Inovateus Solar is developing a landmark solar project for the people of Logansport, Indiana. For over 120 years, the city has relied on a Logansport Municipal Utility (LMU) coal-fired power plant that was recently retired. With the support and vision of the City of Logansport, this will be the first-ever solarRead More