Projects

Canadian Solar wins largest public sector solar procurement bid in Canada this year

Canadian Solar wins largest public sector solar procurement bid in Canada this year

February 25, 2019 at 10:33 am 0 comments

Canadian Solar Inc. won three solar power contracts with Alberta’s Ministry of Infrastructure, for a total of 94 megawatts (MWp) of solar power system in southeast Alberta, with an average contracted PPA price of $48.05 (Canadian dollars) per megawatt-hour. When in operation, these solar plants will provide 55 percent ofRead More

In construction: Outlets at Tejon adding 600-kW solar carport in parking lot

In construction: Outlets at Tejon adding 600-kW solar carport in parking lot

February 25, 2019 at 10:11 am 0 comments

Located at Tejon Ranch, Calif., the Outlets at Tejon is currently installing a new solar electric system in its parking lot. The 600 kW-AC rated system will cover five rows of stalls (approximately 1.85 acres) in the center’s southwest parking field, protect shoppers from the hot sun and occasional rainRead More

McCarthy Building Companies to employ new recycling plan while constructing three solar projects in Mississippi

McCarthy Building Companies to employ new recycling plan while constructing three solar projects in Mississippi

February 25, 2019 at 9:13 am 0 comments

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. recently began construction on three solar projects in Meridian, Miss.  Meridian I and II encompass a 6 MWdc solar project located on 38 acres of the Naval Air Station (NAS) Meridian in Lauderdale County, and Meridian III is a 75 MWdc solar project on approximately 650Read More

The largest bifacial solar module, tracker project in the U.S. to be built in Mitchell County, Georgia

The largest bifacial solar module, tracker project in the U.S. to be built in Mitchell County, Georgia

February 25, 2019 at 8:15 am 0 comments

The largest bifacial+tracker power generation project in the United States will be built up in Mitchell County, Georgia, with a capacity of 224 MW, for which LONGi will supply bifacial PERC modules. The project, which is expected to be completed by the end of 2019, will provide adequate clean electricity toRead More

Watch: EcoMen Solar constructs PV system to offset tenant loads at this New Jersey plaza

Watch: EcoMen Solar constructs PV system to offset tenant loads at this New Jersey plaza

February 20, 2019 at 8:25 am 0 comments

EcoMen Solar completed a 75.6 kW PV system for Poet’s Square Plaza in Freehold, N.J. The installed solar systems for this property take care of the common load as well as the tenant load for multiple buildings. In this case, there are 4 distinct systems installed on 3 of theRead More

Nexamp completes community solar project in Seneca, New York, part of state’s Green New Deal

Nexamp completes community solar project in Seneca, New York, part of state’s Green New Deal

February 18, 2019 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced the completion of Nexamp’s 2.6 MW community solar project in the Town of Seneca, N.Y., of which 1 MW will be used to provide no-cost solar subscriptions in New York State Electric and Gas Corporation’s (NYSEG) utility territory. NexampRead More

Kim Willingham, Senior Manager of Safety for Comcast's Greater Boston Region plugs in an electric vehicle (EV) for charging at the newly completed solar carport installation in Plymouth, MA.

Solar carport at Massachusetts Comcast call center enough to offset 95 percent of consumption

February 18, 2019 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Comcast completed a 1,170-panel carport solar installation that will help power its regional call center at 35 Resnik Road in Plymouth, Mass.. The system will generate enough onsite clean energy – as much as 600,000 kilowatt hours of power annually, or the equivalent of 60 homes’ worth of electricity –Read More

This nearly 100-MW California solar PPA was enabled by energy service provider Direct Energy Business

This nearly 100-MW California solar PPA was enabled by energy service provider Direct Energy Business

February 18, 2019 at 10:28 am 0 comments

Sunpin Solar, a California-based solar developer, and Direct Energy Business, part of Direct Energy, one of North America’s largest energy and energy-related services providers, and a subsidiary of Centrica PLC, announced a renewable energy power purchase agreement (PPA) for the full output of the recently completed ColGreen North Shore PowerRead More

Carolina Panthers football stadium to add solar panels via POWERHOME Solar

Carolina Panthers football stadium to add solar panels via POWERHOME Solar

February 18, 2019 at 9:46 am 0 comments

POWERHOME Solar will begin installing solar panels on Bank of America Stadium, home of the Carolina Panthers, within the next few weeks. These new panels will help reduce energy costs as well as the stadium’s carbon footprint. In 2018, the NFL joined the Green Sports Alliance to support sustainability efforts acrossRead More

RPCS solar tracker project

Pine Gate Renewables connects 57-MW solar tracker site in South Carolina

February 13, 2019 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

Pine Gate Renewables, a national utility-scale solar developer, owner, and operator, energized its Peony solar project in Orangeburg County, South Carolina, last week. Peony is a 57-MW site spanning 334 acres. It can generate more than 97,400 MWh per year, equivalent to powering over 9,300 homes. Project partner NARENCO, a leadingRead More