Projects

Kansas community college adds solar to curriculum and campus via RP Construction Services

Kansas community college adds solar to curriculum and campus via RP Construction Services

November 15, 2018 at 3:26 pm 0 comments

As part of Kansas’ Cloud County Community College’s Solar Energy Technology program, new solar energy courses — spurred by the installation of a new on-campus solar site — will train students for high-tech, high-wage jobs in the exciting, emerging solar industry through innovative teaching and educational partnerships. The site willRead More

ForeFront Power develops solar carport, storage system for University of California, Santa Cruz

ForeFront Power develops solar carport, storage system for University of California, Santa Cruz

November 14, 2018 at 3:13 pm 0 comments

The University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) has partnered with ForeFront Power to develop a 2-MW solar parking canopy structure plus energy storage system that will provide clean, reliable electricity to the campus over a 20-year term. UCSC procured renewable energy with ForeFront Power through a streamlined procurement process viaRead More

Sunfinity installs 200-kW solar system on Texas-based infrastructure development company building

Sunfinity installs 200-kW solar system on Texas-based infrastructure development company building

November 14, 2018 at 11:39 am 0 comments

LBJ Infrastructure Group and NTE Mobility Partners have created some of the most sophisticated traffic tollways in the United States, including nearly $7 billion in three North Texas projects. Neat, huh? What’s this have to do with Solar Builder? Well, their parent company Cintra, a leader in P3 infrastructure development,Read More

Puerto Rico rebuild: Solar, efficiency projects underway at San Juan’s largest market

Puerto Rico rebuild: Solar, efficiency projects underway at San Juan’s largest market

November 14, 2018 at 8:53 am 0 comments

Solar installation and energy efficiency upgrades at the Plaza del Mercado de Río Piedras in San Juan, Puerto Rico, are underway, according to officials from The Solar Foundation, the Clinton Foundation and the municipality of San Juan. The Plaza del Mercado de Río Piedras in San Juan is the largestRead More

Greenskies Renewable Energy completes two community solar projects in Colorado

Greenskies Renewable Energy completes two community solar projects in Colorado

November 12, 2018 at 10:29 am 0 comments

Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC, a Clean Focus company, in partnership with Black Hills Energy, has completed two community solar gardens in Southern Colorado. The projects will distribute clean, renewable energy to Colorado subscribers. Greenskies will maintain and operate the solar gardens, and Clean Focus Yield Limited will own the systemsRead More

Semper Solaris is giving back to military veterans by donating solar systems via Semper Cares Initiative

Semper Solaris is giving back to military veterans by donating solar systems via Semper Cares Initiative

November 6, 2018 at 9:18 am 0 comments

Semper Solaris announced the Semper Cares Initiative “Project Charlie” installation, where the company and program partners including Panasonic Eco Solutions of North America donated and installed a complete solar system to San Diego military veteran Paul Dugas. “Community contribution is a core pillar of the Panasonic business philosophy, and ourRead More

Solar Builder 2018 Gold Project of the Year: Cuyahoga County Landfill

Solar Builder 2018 Gold Project of the Year: Cuyahoga County Landfill

November 6, 2018 at 7:02 am 0 comments

The 2018 Gold Project of the Year is a monument to solar energy as a true local product. The developers are located in state. Over 80 percent of the construction and installation labor was in state. Even the foundations, racking and modules were manufactured in state. But I suppose that’sRead More

Solar Builder 2018 Silver Project of the Year: Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

Solar Builder 2018 Silver Project of the Year: Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

November 6, 2018 at 7:01 am 0 comments

This year’s Silver Project of the Year, the 18-MW Annapolis Renewable Energy Park, is an 80-acre monument to the virtues of civic collaboration. The project’s 54,000 solar panels will generate over 20,000 MWh of clean electricity each year (enough to power more than 12 percent of the city’s homes), generateRead More

Solar Builder 2018 Bronze Project of the Year: Gallup River Plain Solar Farm

Solar Builder 2018 Bronze Project of the Year: Gallup River Plain Solar Farm

November 6, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

Standard Solar Inc., a nationwide solar energy development and financing company, put in a ton of work in all phases of development to complete a 9.8-MW solar project for the City of Gallup, N.M. “We’re excited that our unique ability to finance this project played a role in bringing itRead More

Solar Builder 2018 Projects of the Year: Five projects win Editor’s Choice Awards

Solar Builder 2018 Projects of the Year: Five projects win Editor’s Choice Awards

November 6, 2018 at 6:59 am 0 comments

Nominees for the Solar Builder Projects of the Year are submitted throughout the year by our readers, with the best submissions put up for an open online vote. The top three vote getters are named the Solar Builder Projects of the Year — Gold, Silver and Bronze. The remaining nomineesRead More