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NORESCO starts construction on 1.5-MW solar array at Keesler Air Force Base

NORESCO starts construction on 1.5-MW solar array at Keesler Air Force Base

August 12, 2019 at 10:33 am 0 comments

NORESCO helped break ground for a 1.5-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) carport array to be constructed at Keesler Air Force (AFB), part of a $32.7 million guaranteed energy savings performance contract (ESPC). An on-base ceremony commemorated the start of construction and how the array will move Keesler closer to its renewableRead More

New York prize winner completes install of its solar solution aimed at industrial steam boilers

New York prize winner completes install of its solar solution aimed at industrial steam boilers

August 7, 2019 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

Skyven Technologies completed the installation of its Intelligent Mirror Array at Copses Farms in Valley Falls, N.Y., according to the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). Skyven’s Intelligent Mirror Array is a renewable solution for industrial steam that can be used to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from industrialRead More

Nissan teams with EVgo to install 200 EV fast chargers across the United States

Nissan teams with EVgo to install 200 EV fast chargers across the United States

August 6, 2019 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Nissan and EVgo are expanding the charging network for EV drivers with the installation of 200 direct current fast chargers (DCFC) across the United States. Each of the new fast-chargers is capable of delivering 100kW and have both CHAdeMO and CCS connectors so more EV drivers can benefit. “Nissan is proudRead More

Organic Valley Becomes 100 Percent Renewably Powered

Organic Valley finishes construction of three community solar projects to hit 100 percent renewable power

August 5, 2019 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

Organic Valley, America’s largest cooperative of organic farmers and one of the nation’s leading organic brands, completed construction of three community solar projects totaling 12.67 MWdc, making the cooperative the largest food company in the world to be 100 percent renewably powered. These solar projects are part of the 32Read More

Wisconsin utility expands its role with Badger Hollow Solar Farm, boosts renewable rider program

Wisconsin utility expands its role with Badger Hollow Solar Farm, boosts renewable rider program

August 5, 2019 at 9:33 am 0 comments

Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) is getting more into solar these days, through project acquisitions and its Renewable Energy Rider program. “This addition of cost-effective solar energy will help MGE reach our goal of net-zero carbon electricity by the year 2050 while also helping us to manage long-term costs toRead More

Amazon to add another 45-MW solar farm in Virginia

Amazon to add another 45-MW solar farm in Virginia

August 1, 2019 at 9:23 am 0 comments

Not ready to settle for second place among corporate renewable offtakers, Amazon announced the company’s 65th and 66th renewable energy projects today. Of those two, Amazon’s newest renewable energy project in the U.S. will be located in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, and will be the seventh Amazon Solar Farm in theRead More

This California city is trying a community microgrid to improve resiliency against wildfires, PG&E shutoffs

This California city is trying a community microgrid to improve resiliency against wildfires, PG&E shutoffs

July 30, 2019 at 3:29 pm 1 comment

The City of Calistoga, Calif., is in Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) territory, and therefore subject to PG&E’s Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) during times of high fire danger. The city experienced two PSPS warnings last fall, and a 48-hour shutoff disrupted the city and led to lost revenue for localRead More

C2 Energy Capital to scale up its sheep grazing vegetation maintenance program

C2 Energy Capital to scale up its sheep grazing vegetation maintenance program

July 30, 2019 at 1:27 pm 0 comments

C2 Energy Capital LLC, a rapidly growing investor in renewable energy and storage assets, is scaling up its solar sheep program for vegetation maintenance after a highly successful pilot program launched at a Jacksonville, Fla., solar power generation site. The 7-MW solar project is one of the power suppliers forRead More

This Sopris Homes net-zero new-build used CertainTeed’s integrated Apollo PV tiles for its solar needs

This Sopris Homes net-zero new-build used CertainTeed’s integrated Apollo PV tiles for its solar needs

July 25, 2019 at 10:44 am 1 comment

Boulder, Colorado-based Sopris Homes has been in the business of high-performance luxury homes for the past 25 years. According to Sopris Homes President John Stevens, as more communities desire and even require solar on new home construction, finding solar products that are both functional and attractive is a growing challengeRead More

Comprised of two office towers sharing a below-grade mechanical plant in the Denver Tech Center, Harlequin Plaza demonstrates Unico’s agile capacity for deploying solar on multi-tenant commercial buildings without exposing the property or tenants to risk.

Unico Solar Investors reveals plans for 19 commercial solar projects in Colorado’s Front Range

July 25, 2019 at 9:51 am 0 comments

Unico Solar Investors LLC announced 19 commercial and industrial solar projects across Colorado’s Front Range, totaling 14.75 MW of capacity. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Unico Investment Group LLC, Unico Solar develops, owns and operates solar energy systems for its own real estate portfolio as well as for third-party clients. It was selectedRead More