Projects

Pine Gate Renewables readies 14 solar sites, just the start of 500 MW coming to Michigan

Pine Gate Renewables readies 14 solar sites, just the start of 500 MW coming to Michigan

September 30, 2020 at 8:38 am 0 comments

Pine Gate Renewables and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P. announced their first wave of solar energy projects into Michigan. The companies have completed development for 14 new solar farms in eight counties which will be constructed as part of a larger initiative to bring more than 500 megawatts of renewableRead More

Capital Dynamics to acquire three solar projects from LS Power

Capital Dynamics to acquire three solar projects from LS Power

September 29, 2020 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, entered into an agreement to acquire interests in three solar PV projects from LS Power. The transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020. The portfolio comprises 316 megawatts of operatingRead More

Nestlé Waters close to a 10-MW solar project at Poland Spring bottling plant

Nestlé Waters close to a 10-MW solar project at Poland Spring bottling plant

September 25, 2020 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

Nestlé Waters North America is looking to construct a 10-MW solar project at its Poland Spring bottling plant in Hollis, Maine. This proposed solar energy installation, currently in the permit application process, will supply enough clean electricity to meet approximately 20-25% of the current energy needs of the facility. Once completed,Read More

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

September 24, 2020 at 10:34 am 0 comments

Ohana Real Estate Investors and Tesla have a plan to take its 1,400-acre master planned community completely off-grid, what Ohana believes to be first-of-its-kind energy solution at the Twin Dolphin community in Los Cabos, Mexico. Developed, owned and operated by Ohana, Twin Dolphin is a 1,400-acre master-planned community that includes Maravilla Los Cabos,Read More

OYA Solar inks $35 million deal with NY Green Bank for three community solar projects

OYA Solar inks $35 million deal with NY Green Bank for three community solar projects

September 23, 2020 at 3:34 pm 0 comments

OYA Solar secured $35 million in construction and interconnection financing from NY Green Bank, a state-sponsored, specialized financial entity and division of NYSERDA. The financing will support the construction of three community solar projects in New York state, the first of which, a 6.8-MW project in Constable, New York, isRead More

Details on over 5 MW of community solar coming online in Maryland, via Standard Solar

Details on over 5 MW of community solar coming online in Maryland, via Standard Solar

September 23, 2020 at 1:48 pm 0 comments

Community solar opens the benefits of solar to anyone who receives an electric bill, including lower-income residents, businesses, municipalities, schools and non-profits. In addition, its cost competitiveness and ability to expand into new markets is driving investments in Maryland communities at a time when they are greatly needed. Community solarRead More

Anthem signs solar PPA with SunEnergy1 as it moves to 100 percent renewable energy by 2025

Anthem signs solar PPA with SunEnergy1 as it moves to 100 percent renewable energy by 2025

September 23, 2020 at 1:31 pm 0 comments

In 2019, Anthem, Inc. made the commitment to invest in and source 100 percent renewable energy by 2025. Now, as a key step in that strategy, Anthem has signed a 15-year power purchase agreement with SunEnergy1, a U.S. solar developer, owner and operator of utility-scale solar projects. The agreement isRead More

Luxury brand CHANEL commits $35 million to low-income solar projects with Sunrun

Luxury brand CHANEL commits $35 million to low-income solar projects with Sunrun

September 23, 2020 at 1:17 pm 0 comments

In innovative renewable investment news, CHANEL (yes, that CHANEL) just committed $35 million toward solar energy projects for low-income multifamily households with Sunrun Inc. — a partnership will expand access to solar for nearly 30,000 low-income residents (30 MW) across California, offering families on average up to $40 to $50 aRead More

Third Sun Solar donates ground-mounted solar array to Women for Recovery of Athens, Ohio

Third Sun Solar donates ground-mounted solar array to Women for Recovery of Athens, Ohio

September 21, 2020 at 10:31 am 0 comments

Third Sun Solar has partnered with Women for Recovery of Athens, Ohio, to provide clean energy to the Serenity Grove Women’s Recovery House. The addition of a solar array to the Serenity Grove facility will greatly reduce the nonprofit’s utility costs for at least the next two decades. “We believeRead More

TerraSmart’s ground screws, turnkey service are building Maine’s utility-scale solar portfolio

TerraSmart’s ground screws, turnkey service are building Maine’s utility-scale solar portfolio

September 17, 2020 at 11:40 am 1 comment

TerraSmart has a robust pipeline of utility-scale solar projects coming soon in the rolling hills of Maine. In July, TerraSmart commenced its turnkey ground screw racking solution on eight record sized projects in the rocky New England state that will aid in Maine’s Renewable Portfolio Standard, a recent policy approvedRead More