Projects

Duke Energy Florida brings massive Hamilton Solar Power Plant online

Duke Energy Florida brings massive Hamilton Solar Power Plant online

January 8, 2019 at 1:18 pm 0 comments

The new 74.9-megawatt (MW) Hamilton Solar Power Plant in Jasper, Fla., is now operation, according to Duke Energy. The plant’s carbon-free power is enough to energize more than 20,000 homes at peak production. The Hamilton plant is part of the company’s strategic commitment to install or acquire 700 MW ofRead More

City of Greenville, Illinois, partners with Sunpin Solar on its first major solar project

City of Greenville, Illinois, partners with Sunpin Solar on its first major solar project

January 7, 2019 at 1:54 pm 0 comments

The City of Greenville, Ill., and signed ab option and lease agreement with the California-based solar developer Sunpin Solar for a potential major solar energy project site within the community. Approximately 70 miles south of Springfield, Ill., this 150-acre solar site will host an approximate 30-40 MW solar system withRead More

This Hawaii housing development to share solar energy via peer-to-peer exchange network

This Hawaii housing development to share solar energy via peer-to-peer exchange network

January 7, 2019 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

EnSync Energy Systems signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Koa’e Workforce Housing, L.P. to include EnSync Smart Home Energy Systems in a new 134-unit housing development. The systems will utilize peer-to-peer energy exchange and smart water heaters to optimize energy efficiency and utilization of solar across the community. TheRead More

California’s Vineyards a good example of how to design, develop with renewable energy focus

California’s Vineyards a good example of how to design, develop with renewable energy focus

January 2, 2019 at 10:57 am 0 comments

With opening a few months away, The Vineyards already is generating anticipation as Southern California’s newest upscale and pedestrian-friendly shopping and entertainment center. What’s more, The Vineyards will also feature some of the region’s latest and most sustainable operating systems and eco-friendly fixtures. Rooftop solar panels will offset tenant electricalRead More

Harvest Energy Solutions solar system installed at Harvest Energy Lenawee in Lenawee County, MI.

Harvest Energy Solutions installs first utility solar project in Michigan’s Lenawee County

January 2, 2019 at 10:14 am 0 comments

Jackson, Mich.-based solar energy provider, Harvest Energy Solutions is the first provider of solar energy to a utility in Lenawee County, Mich., via three large scale solar array projects in the region. The installations are owned by Stateline Farms, Gerken Paving, and Harvest Solar Lenawee. Each of these systems isRead More

How Sunrise Solar saved H.D. Myles farms $160,000 on its yearly electric bills

How Sunrise Solar saved H.D. Myles farms $160,000 on its yearly electric bills

January 2, 2019 at 8:02 am 0 comments

Sunrise Solar is a locally owned and operated solar designer and installer in Chestertown, MD. It specializes in agricultural solar solutions throughout Maryland, Delaware, and New Jersey. In May 2018 it commissioned a 994-kW ground-mount system for H.D. Myles farms in Maryland. The goal was simple – to shave theRead More

Huge commercial solar rooftop system installed at New Jersey-based Aurobindo Pharmaceuticals

Huge commercial solar rooftop system installed at New Jersey-based Aurobindo Pharmaceuticals

December 20, 2018 at 10:35 am 0 comments

Suntuity, a global turnkey solar energy solutions provider headquartered in central New Jersey, has delivered one of the state’s largest contiguous rooftop solar PV systems at Aurobindo Pharmaceuticals’ new half a million square-foot warehouse facility in East Windsor. The installation compliments Aurobindo’s continued commitment to sustainability and reducing their carbonRead More

Massachusetts SMART program kicks off with this 9.8-MW solar + storage portfolio

Massachusetts SMART program kicks off with this 9.8-MW solar + storage portfolio

December 20, 2018 at 10:19 am 0 comments

SunRaise Investments, LLC and Borrego Solar Systems Inc. announced the completion of two of the first solar projects under the new Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) program. The larger of the two projects is a 7.1 megawatt (MW) array located on a gravel pit in Winchendon, Mass. The project isRead More

Green Applications | Gordonsville, Va. | 868 kW 
Green Applications is a printer and distributor of textile merchandise, and this is the largest net-metered distributed generation project in the entire state of Virginia. Projects like these are helping to grow the market in Virginia, showing that C&I solar works financially. Working with the VirginiaSAVES program, Sun Tribe Solar was able to secure investors to move the project forward as a Power Purchase Agreement.

Energy Planners: A low-carbon future starts with partnership

December 20, 2018 at 7:49 am 0 comments

Sustainability directors are faced with increasing pressure to establish ambitious sustainability goals for their companies, but what they often lack are the right partners to help bring them to fruition. Charting a path from sustainability goal inception to completion requires strategic partnerships with industry experts willing to stick by companiesRead More

Solar carports in Southern California for Baja Carports.

How SDC Energy is getting apartment owners to profit from the California Solar Mandate

December 14, 2018 at 1:52 pm Comments are Disabled

SDC Energy, a leading provider of commercial solar financing, launched its Powering Title 24 Program with partners Baja Construction and Grid Technologies to specifically empower apartment builders and owners under California’s New Build mandate. California is the first state in the country to require solar energy on all new residentialRead More