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Gaston and Catawba counties selected by Duke Energy for North Carolina solar projects

Gaston and Catawba counties selected by Duke Energy for North Carolina solar projects

July 28, 2020 at 7:35 am 1 comment

Continuing its expansion of solar energy to deliver cleaner energy for customers, Duke Energy today announced it has begun construction on two major solar projects in North Carolina. The 69-megawatt (MW) Maiden Creek solar facility, located on Didley Dadburn Road in the Catawba County town of Maiden. The 25-MW GastonRead More

EDF Renewables works with CollectiveSun on solar, battery, EV charging project at a San Diego college

EDF Renewables works with CollectiveSun on solar, battery, EV charging project at a San Diego college

July 27, 2020 at 4:33 pm 0 comments

EDF Renewables North America announced an agreement with Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute and San Diego-based CollectiveSun to design, build, and operate an integrated energy system consisting of rooftop and carport solar, storage and electric vehicle charging. The integrated system consists of 847 kilowatt solar photovoltaic; 800 kWp/1,805 kilowattRead More

Renewable Properties breaks ground on Napa’s Soscol Ferry Solar Project

Renewable Properties breaks ground on Napa’s Soscol Ferry Solar Project

July 27, 2020 at 4:24 pm 0 comments

Renewable Properties, a developer and investor of small-scale utility and community solar energy projects throughout the U.S., begins construction on the Soscol Ferry Road Solar Project in Napa County, after months of development, planning and preparation. “Their willingness to problem-solve, work through challenges and ultimately deliver a project the communityRead More

Switch announces three solar + storage projects as part of CEO’s Gigawatt Nevada vision

Switch announces three solar + storage projects as part of CEO’s Gigawatt Nevada vision

July 27, 2020 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Switch and Capital Dynamics announced three groundbreakings in Nevada as part of Switch Founder and CEO Rob Roy’s Gigawatt Nevada solar energy and battery vision to develop one of the largest solar footprint and battery storage projects in the technology industry. As a result, Capital Dynamics and Switch are proudRead More

Sweet Sunlight: Connecticut Green Bank program helps pastry shop go solar

Sweet Sunlight: Connecticut Green Bank program helps pastry shop go solar

July 22, 2020 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

Using financing from Connecticut Green Bank’s C-PACE program helps Stamford family business save money The DiMare Pastry Shop in Stamford is known for bringing sunshine into customers’ daily lives and special moments through their baked goods, cakes and cookies. Now, the family-owned and operated business will power its 12 LargoRead More

Microsoft, Sol Systems create cool community investment agreement fund as part of solar deal

Microsoft, Sol Systems create cool community investment agreement fund as part of solar deal

July 22, 2020 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Sol Systems, a national solar energy finance and development firm, announced a groundbreaking initiative with Microsoft, Corp. that creates the first community investment fund and the company’s single largest renewable energy portfolio energy purchase agreement. Sol Systems and Microsoft designed the portfolio to maximize its positive environmental, community and societalRead More

Construction begins on first-of-its-kind microgrid at Pittsburgh International Airport

Construction begins on first-of-its-kind microgrid at Pittsburgh International Airport

July 22, 2020 at 9:49 am 0 comments

This week, construction began on the first-of-its kind electrical microgrid that will completely power the Pittsburgh International Airport by summer 2021, improving public safety through power resiliency and redundancy. All permits and regulatory approvals have been received, clearing the way for an energy plant of five natural gas fired generators,Read More

NIPSCO announces two Indiana-grown solar projects with NextEra Energy

NIPSCO announces two Indiana-grown solar projects with NextEra Energy

July 22, 2020 at 9:13 am 0 comments

NIPSCO, a subsidiary of NiSource Inc., announced the next phase of its plans to transition to lower-cost, cleaner energy resources, with the addition of two new solar farms that will be based in central Indiana. The announcement is part of the energy provider’s “Your Energy, Your Future” initiative – aRead More

Florida’s Gainesville Regional Utilities adding its first large-scale solar + storage project

Florida’s Gainesville Regional Utilities adding its first large-scale solar + storage project

July 20, 2020 at 9:58 am 0 comments

Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) and Origis Energy announced a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for FL Solar 6, a new 50-MW large-scale solar project coupled with 12 MWs of energy storage. The project represents the first utility-scale solar and storage project in the GRU service territory. City Commissioners in Gainesville, Fla.,Read More

San Luis Obispo County energizes first solar projects via ForeFront Power

San Luis Obispo County energizes first solar projects via ForeFront Power

July 17, 2020 at 1:29 pm 0 comments

San Luis Obispo, California, July 13th, 2020 The County of San Luis Obispo celebrated the completion of two solar projects at the Department of Parks and Recreation’s Dairy Creek Golf Course and the Department of Social Services. The first of many planned solar projects, these solar parking canopies total 552Read More