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Los Angeles Lakers training facility now powered by LG solar panels

Los Angeles Lakers training facility now powered by LG solar panels

August 22, 2018 at 9:57 am 0 comments

The Los Angeles Lakers, LG Electronics USA and Vaha Energy have partnered to power the state-of-the-art headquarters of the Lakers, the UCLA Health Training Center, with renewable energy coming via LG solar panels. The 120,000-square-foot LEED Platinum certified facility serves as both the Lakers’ training facility and the home courtRead More

Maryland’s Francis Scott Key Mall adds 2-MW rooftop solar system via Safari Energy

Maryland’s Francis Scott Key Mall adds 2-MW rooftop solar system via Safari Energy

August 22, 2018 at 9:47 am 0 comments

The solar rooftop system at Francis Scott Key Mall in Frederick, Maryland is now operational. The 2-MW capacity project is currently providing clean energy to power the Class A shopping destination, owned by PREIT, a leading real estate investment trust. The project is Safari Energy’s eighth in the state, bringingRead More

Constellation reveals plans for 10-MW solar site near Ocean City, Md.

Constellation reveals plans for 10-MW solar site near Ocean City, Md.

August 21, 2018 at 12:14 pm 0 comments

Constellation, an Exelon company, is breaking ground on a 10-MWdc solar energy project that will account for around 20 percent of the Town of Ocean City’s annual energy use. Sited about 10 miles west of downtown Ocean City, the solar array will provide energy for several of the town’s keyRead More

The Bay Street Senior Housing solar project, designed and installed by Quixotic Systems Inc. for the Arker Companies, will offset the building's electricity use for shared areas by 87 percent.

Quixotic Systems installs solar systems for low-income apartments in New York

August 17, 2018 at 9:42 am 0 comments

As the solar industry continues its expansion to serve lower income communities, a New York solar leader, Quixotic Systems Inc. (QSI), has partnered with affordable housing developer Arker Companies to design and install rooftop solar energy systems for two low-income communities in the New York City area. The first project,Read More

Greenbacker Renewable Energy tabs McCarthy Building Companies for 12 Colorado solar projects

Greenbacker Renewable Energy tabs McCarthy Building Companies for 12 Colorado solar projects

August 8, 2018 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy Team was selected as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for 12 solar projects throughout Colorado, totaling 17.4 MWAC / 23.2 MWDC of renewable energy. The projects are owned by Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC. The projects will break ground in August 2018 and areRead More

FPL Energy update: Four new solar plants coming online, battery-storage pilots underway

FPL Energy update: Four new solar plants coming online, battery-storage pilots underway

August 2, 2018 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

Florida Power & Light Company started construction on four new solar power plants this week, adding to the 14 major solar power plants it already operates and more than 200 smaller solar installations, totaling more than 935 megawatts of universal solar capacity currently powering customers. In addition, FPL and otherRead More

North Carolina’s Sunfarm V and VI solar projects find their EPC

North Carolina’s Sunfarm V and VI solar projects find their EPC

July 31, 2018 at 9:00 am 0 comments

McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy Team was named the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor on the Sunfarm V and VI solar projects, which represent a total of 10 MWac of solar energy in Hertford, N.C. The projects – 5 MWac each – are owned by ET Capital Solar Partner Inc.,Read More

Fresno school district breaks ground on 8.2-MW solar canopy project (and how it got here)

Fresno school district breaks ground on 8.2-MW solar canopy project (and how it got here)

July 30, 2018 at 11:42 am 0 comments

ForeFront Power and Fresno Unified School District broke ground on 8.2-MW of solar parking canopy systems across eight District facilities. This project dates back to Fall 2017, when the School Project for Utility Rate Reduction (SPURR) and Fresno USD conducted a statewide request for proposal process to select the bestRead More

Fruit wholesaler adds a third PV system to one of its facilities via Borrego Solar

Fruit wholesaler adds a third PV system to one of its facilities via Borrego Solar

July 30, 2018 at 10:11 am 0 comments

Coast Citrus Distributors, a wholesaler of fruits and vegetables in the United States and Mexico since 1950, completed the latest solar system installation on one of its facilities — a 432 kilowatt (kW) roof-mount solar energy system in Union City, Calif. The company’s solar portfolio also includes a 1.1 megawattRead More

Duke Energy launches Shared Solar Program option for residents in South Carolina

Duke Energy launches Shared Solar Program option for residents in South Carolina

July 25, 2018 at 9:48 am 1 comment

Duke Energy Progress is launching an affordable Shared Solar Program option for customers in South Carolina. Available to all qualified Duke Energy Progress residential and nonresidential customers, including those who live in multifamily housing or rent homes, the goal is to enable them to share in the economic benefits fromRead More