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Have some unusable land? Try adding a solar farm like Rock Barn Country Club

Have some unusable land? Try adding a solar farm like Rock Barn Country Club

December 22, 2016 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

Melink Corp. has completed development of a 5.25 MW solar farm in the Charlotte, N.C., metro region. Located on land owned by Rock Barn Country Club & Spa in Conover, the photovoltaic array began operating Nov. 18. The vast array comprises 16,948 solar panels on 28 acres. All of the electricity produced byRead More

Technical school in Massachusetts adds 663-kW solar canopy via Solect Energy

Technical school in Massachusetts adds 663-kW solar canopy via Solect Energy

December 22, 2016 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School (UCT), a public vocational-technical high school in Bourne, Mass., partnered with Solect Energy and Green Seal Environmental to develop and install a 663 kW solar canopy in the school’s existing parking lot. In addition to powering the school, the Bourne Rec Authority will alsoRead More

sPower completes largest operating solar facility in its portfolio

sPower completes largest operating solar facility in its portfolio

December 22, 2016 at 8:29 am Comments are Disabled

sPower and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) kicked off commercial operations of the 107 megawatt (MWdc) Solverde 1 solar farm. The project is located in the City of Lancaster, Calif., in northern LA County. sPower installed more than 330,000 solar modules with a peak construction crew of 250Read More

Ithaca College goes solar with remote-net-metered array

Ithaca College goes solar with remote-net-metered array

December 22, 2016 at 8:12 am Comments are Disabled

Financier Greenwood Energy and installer Borrego Solar Systems completed a 2.9-MW remote-net-metered solar array for Ithaca College. Borrego Solar co-developed, designed and built the array while Greenwood Energy will own and operate it. Located approximately 40 miles from campus on 15 acres of land in the Ontario County Town of Seneca,Read More

Blue Oak Energy, Sun Air Solar complete public-private 259-kW rooftop project

Blue Oak Energy, Sun Air Solar complete public-private 259-kW rooftop project

December 22, 2016 at 8:02 am Comments are Disabled

Blue Oak Energy and Sun Air Solar today completed a 259 kWdc rooftop solar PV system atop a facility occupied by Abbott’s diabetes care business and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Located near Oakland International Airport on Bay Farm Island in San Francisco’s East Bay, a new 259 kWdc rooftopRead More

Case study of Roof Tech rail-less mounting staying strong through hurricane season

Case study of Roof Tech rail-less mounting staying strong through hurricane season

December 20, 2016 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

Solarize Financial was founded in late 2014 and operates from its headquarters in Mount Pleasant, S.C., just outside Charleston. After working with a nationwide solar provider for many years, Petersen believed he could provide a more individualized experience for customers ready to make this important lifestyle change. Today, Solarize servesRead More

New England Solar buys two large-scale Sunpower projects in California

New England Solar buys two large-scale Sunpower projects in California

December 19, 2016 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

New Energy Solar acquired a substantial majority interest in two large-scale solar projects developed/designed by SunPower, totaling over 134 MW, located in Kern County, Calif. SunPower will retain an ownership interest in the projects, which each having a capacity of 67.4 MWs, and provide ongoing operation and maintenance services. StanfordRead More

Nautilus Solar continues New England expansion with 7.4-MW project acquisition

Nautilus Solar continues New England expansion with 7.4-MW project acquisition

December 15, 2016 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

Nautilus Solar Energy, a national solar project development and asset management company, acquired a 7.4 MW ground-mounted solar project located in Massachusetts from Seaboard Solar Holdings LLC. Nautilus has been working with Seaboard through the solar development and acquisition of the project and will now oversee the final development and construction.Read More

Take a look: Illinois hunting club goes solar thanks to Tick Tock Energy

Take a look: Illinois hunting club goes solar thanks to Tick Tock Energy

December 15, 2016 at 8:52 am Comments are Disabled

Collin Cain, owner of Cain Farm and Grassy Lake Hunting Club, recently installed a 29 kW solar PV to generate power for his home, farm, and business. Installation and services were provided by Tick Tock Energy, Inc., a solar contractor based in Effingham, IL. The project included 88 solar modulesRead More

Innovative Solar Systems inks 720 MW of new PPAs in Midwest

Innovative Solar Systems inks 720 MW of new PPAs in Midwest

December 14, 2016 at 5:08 pm Comments are Disabled

Innovative Solar Systems says it was awarded a total of 720 MW of new Purchase Power Agreements (PPAs) from “large credit worthy Power Off-Takers in the Mid-West.” The company’s CEO states that receiving these 25-year contracts from these mystery off-takers will enable ISS to more quickly sell and fund theseRead More