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Tennessee Food Bank to Save Costs with 200-kW Rooftop Install

Tennessee Food Bank to Save Costs with 200-kW Rooftop Install

February 13, 2012 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

Phoenix Solar Inc. and Silicon Ranch Corp. today announced plans to build a 200-kW solar system on the roof of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. For Phoenix Solar, the Second Harvest project is its largest rooftop installation in the United States.  Construction on the rooftop is currently underway withRead More

California Transportation Group Installs 2.1 MW at Bus Parking Canopies

California Transportation Group Installs 2.1 MW at Bus Parking Canopies

February 2, 2012 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), in partnership with SunPower Corp., Joint Venture Silicon Valley and Wells Fargo, installed solar parking canopy systems, totaling 2.1 MW, at its three bus maintenance divisions. Using a Power Purchase Agreement to finance the systems, it is anticipated that VTA will save $2.7 million inRead More

Arizona High Schools Dedicate 4.29-MW System

Arizona High Schools Dedicate 4.29-MW System

January 31, 2012 at 4:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Constellation Energy and the Buckeye Union High School District, today announced the completion of an aggregate 4.29-MW (DC) solar generation project. Baltimore-based Constellation Energy’s retail business owns and will maintain the solar power systems. In return, the school district will purchase and receive all of the electricity generated by the solarRead More

Fluor Corp. Awarded EPC Contractor for 125-MW Project in Arizona

Fluor Corp. Awarded EPC Contractor for 125-MW Project in Arizona

January 31, 2012 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

Fluor Corp. announced today that Arlington Valley Solar Energy II LLC (AVSE II), a member of LS Power Group, has awarded the company a lump-sum engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract, as well as a separate contract for ongoing operations and maintenance services (O&M) for its new nominal 125-MW solar PVRead More

The 44 MAGE POWERTEC PLUS 230W modules are installed on a ballasted racking system on the restaurant’s flat roof. © Craftsman Energy Solutions

Family Restaurant in Cincinnati Installs 10-kW System on Rooftop

January 27, 2012 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

MAGE SOLAR, part of the globally operating MAGE GROUP, announced that 44 of its high-performance MAGE POWERTEC PLUS 230W modules are powering the legendary Silver Spring House restaurant in Cincinnati. The installation has been part of a major energy efficiency upgrade the restaurant owners, Joe Smith and Joe Kendall, undertookRead More

Cincinnati’s IKEA Powers-Up 1-MW system

Cincinnati’s IKEA Powers-Up 1-MW system

January 24, 2012 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its Cincinnati-area store in West Chester, Ohio. The 128,000-sq-ft PV array consists of a 1,026-kW system, built with 4,186 panels. IKEA West Chester’s program will produce approximately 1,334,300 kWh of clean electricity annually, theRead More

Two Ground-Mount PV Systems Completed for N.J. School District

Two Ground-Mount PV Systems Completed for N.J. School District

January 18, 2012 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy Renewables, Integrys Energy Services and Smart Energy Capital today announced the completion of two ground-mounted PV systems for the Central Regional School District in Bayville, N.J.  The PV solar arrays at Central Regional Middle School and Central Regional High School can collectively produce approximately 1.5 MW of zero-emissionRead More

California State University Powers Up 1.16-MW System

California State University Powers Up 1.16-MW System

January 16, 2012 at 9:51 am 1 comment

REC Solar, a leading provider of home, commercial and government solar electric systems in the United States, and AECOM Technology Corporation as the Design Builder, unveiled a 1.16-MW installation at the California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) campus. Local politicians and solar advocates attended a flip-the-switch event to celebrate the completionRead More

Making the Best Better

Making the Best Better

January 9, 2012 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

A special racking system pushes a California city closer to its renewable goals.

Dept. of Interior Approves More Projects in California, Oregon

Dept. of Interior Approves More Projects in California, Oregon

January 3, 2012 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced the approval of two renewable energy projects that further advance President Obama’s initiative for a rapid and responsible move to utility-scale production of renewable energy. The projects – a solar plant in California and a wind farm in Oregon – will be builtRead More