Projects

Nautilus Solar Energy adds 5.4-MW community solar project to portfolio

Nautilus Solar Energy adds 5.4-MW community solar project to portfolio

October 26, 2017 at 2:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Nautilus Solar Energy, a national solar project development, acquisition and asset management company, acquired a 5.4 MW community solar portfolio from Clean Energy Collective (CEC). The fully-constructed and subscribed community solar portfolio is in the rapidly expanding Massachusetts community solar market and is expected to be online by the endRead More

Nuance Energy installs 530-kW system at Flag City RV Resort thanks to unique anchor ground-mount

Nuance Energy installs 530-kW system at Flag City RV Resort thanks to unique anchor ground-mount

October 25, 2017 at 10:40 am Comments are Disabled

Nuance Energy, manufacturer of the patent-pending Osprey PowerPlatform and developer of distributed generation solar projects through its Central Valley California AgWell Solar division, has installed 530 kW of solar power at the Flag City RV Resort in central California. Nuance Energy handled the installation directly owing to the project’s complexity,Read More

Powering Puerto Rico: Solar industry helps restore, maintain power post hurricanes

Powering Puerto Rico: Solar industry helps restore, maintain power post hurricanes

October 25, 2017 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

The solar industry has been active in efforts to supply Puerto Rico with power after the devastation of hurricanes Irma and Maria. Sunnova Energy Corp. has been particularly active, as the largest residential solar provider in Puerto Rico (just under 10,000 systems installed), by sending energy storage systems (batteries) toRead More

One-year later: Horizon Goodwill says its PV system is exceeding expectations

One-year later: Horizon Goodwill says its PV system is exceeding expectations

October 23, 2017 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

Just over one year ago, Horizon Goodwill Industries brought a 958 kW solar generating array online that was built in partnership with RER Energy Group, New Energy Equity, Pfister Energy and WGL Energy. The engineering calculations estimated the first full year of operation would have a generating capacity of 1.2Read More

Standard Solar to build, own 2.5-MW PV array for Maryland park system

Standard Solar to build, own 2.5-MW PV array for Maryland park system

October 18, 2017 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

Standard Solar has been selected by Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), to construct, own and operate the 2.5-MW combined ground-mount arrays at South Germantown Recreational Park and Rock Creek Regional Park. The 3,978 panel, 1.32 MW array at South Germantown Recreational Park isRead More

This Palomar Solar PV design is one of our favorites.

Creative installations: Three solar project designs with aesthetics in mind

October 16, 2017 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

With the right customer, a new PV system can be more than just a way to reduce an electric bill and even become an aesthetic calling card. As we prep our Project of the Year issue, we thought we’d share a few of these concepts. New Hope Community Church InstalledRead More

Maine’s largest solar array now operational

Maine’s largest solar array now operational

October 11, 2017 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

The largest solar array in the state of Maine is now fully operational at the Madison Business Gateway. Madison Electric Works (MEW) is a municipality-owned utility in Madison, Maine that serves 2,500 residential, commercial and industrial customers located in Madison and three neighboring towns. MEW contracted with IGS Solar, aRead More

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, GRID Alternatives partner on grid-tied solar system

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, GRID Alternatives partner on grid-tied solar system

October 11, 2017 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

Where other industries tried to divide and conquer, the solar industry has made friends. Standing Rock Sioux Tribe member Stephanie Yellow Hammer and her family will benefit from clean, free energy from the sun thanks to a solar electric system installed on her home last week. The project, a partnershipRead More

West Hills Construction to develop 20-MW of rooftop solar tracker projects

West Hills Construction to develop 20-MW of rooftop solar tracker projects

October 11, 2017 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

West Hills Construction, a fourth-generation family owned design/build general construction firm, is developing up to 20 MW of commercial and industrial rooftop solar projects utilizing Edisun’s rooftop tracking technology, PV Booster. The first project developed under this partnership is a 1 MW solar array installed on 368,000 square feet of a 528,000Read More

DuraTrack goes down under: Array Technologies to support six new Australian solar projects

DuraTrack goes down under: Array Technologies to support six new Australian solar projects

October 11, 2017 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

The DuraTrack HZ v3 from Array Technologies, the top supplier of centralized solar tracking systems, was selected for six new Australian solar projects. The projects, scheduled for commercial operation in 2018, total 586 MW of new solar power in Australia and will provide reliable, clean power to 238,000 homes across QueenslandRead More