Projects

Sunpin Solar has signed a 70-MWac Power Purchase Agreement with an investment grade offtaker. The energy will be generated from Sunpin’s 98-MWdc Titan Solar 1 Power Plant in Imperial County, California.

Sunpin Solar finds PPA offtaker for full output of the Titan Solar 1 Power Plant

October 14, 2020 at 11:35 am 0 comments

Sunpin Solar, a California-based solar developer, announced a renewable energy power purchase agreement with an investment grade offtaker for the full output of the Titan Solar 1 Power Plant, which began construction in January 2020. The renewable energy PPA covers the full 98 megawatt direct current power capacity of theRead More

Brilliant Capital solar project

Inovateus Solar and partners launch solar financing venture Brilliant Capital

October 14, 2020 at 10:45 am 0 comments

In an effort to continue expansion within the clean energy industry, Inovateus Solar has announced the formation of Brilliant Capital, a solar project financing venture. Brilliant Capital is a joint undertaking of Middleburg Capital Development and LogiKan Group and will augment the core capabilities of Inovateus’ development, engineering, procurement, andRead More

McKinstry, Colorado school district partner on utility savings project with 500-kW solar array

McKinstry, Colorado school district partner on utility savings project with 500-kW solar array

October 8, 2020 at 8:18 am 0 comments

McKinstry, a national construction and energy services firm, continues to expand its K-12 partnerships in Colorado with a new Energy Performance Contract project. McKinstry and Fremont RE-2 School District, in consultation with the Colorado Energy Office, partnered on $3.2 million project that includes a 500-kW solar PV ground-mounted array toRead More

Apple, Amazon, Walmart stay atop solar corporate buyer rankings

Apple, Amazon, Walmart stay atop solar corporate buyer rankings

October 7, 2020 at 7:30 am 0 comments

Tech giants, major retailers and other corporate leaders are making significant investments in clean energy and installed 1,283 megawatts of new commercial solar capacity in the United States in 2019, the second largest year on record according to the latest Solar Means Business report. The annual report, released by theRead More

Entergy New Orleans breaks ground on Louisiana’s largest solar facility with DESRI

Entergy New Orleans breaks ground on Louisiana’s largest solar facility with DESRI

October 6, 2020 at 8:58 am 0 comments

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) and Entergy New Orleans announced the groundbreaking of two projects in Louisiana—the Iris Solar project in Washington Parish and St. James Solar project in St. James Parish. Together, the projects represent the largest solar facility currently under construction in Louisiana and will produce a combined 70 megawattsRead More

New York’s Albany Medical Center joins Nexamp’s Community Solar Program

New York’s Albany Medical Center joins Nexamp’s Community Solar Program

October 5, 2020 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

Albany Medical Center, northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center, has chosen to enroll in the Nexamp community solar program to support local clean energy projects while simultaneously saving money on its electric costs. Under the agreements, Albany Med will receive energy credits generated from four Nexamp solar farmsRead More

EDF Renewables signs PPA to add a 200-MWh battery system at Maverick 6 Solar Project

EDF Renewables signs PPA to add a 200-MWh battery system at Maverick 6 Solar Project

September 30, 2020 at 11:24 am 0 comments

EDF Renewables North America has announced the signing of a storage contract with CleanPowerSF as an expansion to the previously announced 20-year solar Power Purchase Agreement. The 100 megawatt Maverick 6 Solar Project will now be coupled with a 200 megawatt hour battery storage system, which increases EDF Renewables’ battery storageRead More

Fort Bragg adds a floating solar + storage plant via Duke Energy, Ameresco

Fort Bragg adds a floating solar + storage plant via Duke Energy, Ameresco

September 30, 2020 at 11:15 am 0 comments

The U.S. Army’s Fort Bragg in North Carolina will soon be home to the largest floating solar plant in the Southeast – a 1.1-MW system as part of a Utility Energy Service Contract (UESC) awarded to Duke Energy. The $36 million contract will focus on energy resilience and security at FortRead More

These Santa Barbara School District solar microgrids have a resilience model others should copy

These Santa Barbara School District solar microgrids have a resilience model others should copy

September 30, 2020 at 9:59 am 0 comments

In a big win for clean local energy and resilience in the Santa Barbara region, the Santa Barbara Unified School District (SBUSD) Board unanimously voted last week to proceed with Solar Microgrid projects throughout the District, along with additional standalone solar projects. For the Santa Barbara Unified Solar Plus EnergyRead More

Nationwide, Sol Systems acquire largest solar energy project in Louisiana

Nationwide, Sol Systems acquire largest solar energy project in Louisiana

September 30, 2020 at 9:03 am 0 comments

Helios Infrastructure, a joint venture between Nationwide and Sol Systems, announced its acquisition of the largest solar power project in Louisiana. The 50-megawatt system is located in West Baton Rouge Parish, and it is now owned and operated by Helios. This acquisition marks the largest single project investment for HeliosRead More