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Duke Energy denied in attempt to raise fixed rates on customers in North Carolina

Duke Energy denied in attempt to raise fixed rates on customers in North Carolina

June 25, 2018 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy had big plans in North Carolina for a $13 billion capital reinvestment plan to modernize the grid and requested a $472 million rate hike to fund it (about 8.5 percent on average). The details of the plan and the increased rates didn’t sound too “modern” to North CarolinaRead More

Solar FlexRack supplies G3-X fixed tilt system for 71-MW project in North Carolina

Solar FlexRack supplies G3-X fixed tilt system for 71-MW project in North Carolina

June 12, 2018 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar FlexRack’s reputation within the solar industry continues to grow. A division of Northern States Metals, Solar FlexRack has completed shipments of its G3-X fixed tilt racking system to Brantley solar farm, a large-scale solar project in North Carolina. The 71 MWdc project, which is about 30 miles east ofRead More

Duke Energy’s solar rebate program approved in North Carolina

Duke Energy’s solar rebate program approved in North Carolina

April 16, 2018 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy’s $62 million solar rebate program – which will help North Carolina customers with the upfront cost of installing solar panels on their property – was approved this month by the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC). The program is part of 2017’s Competitive Energy Solutions for North Carolina law –Read More

One of the 12 new utility-scale LG solar farms in North Carolina, developed by LG Electronics with Cypress Creek Renewables. (PRNewsfoto/LG Electronics USA)

LG Electronics, Cypress Creek complete large portfolio of solar-plus-storage projects in North Carolina

April 3, 2018 at 8:22 am Comments are Disabled

LG Electronics joined Cypress Creek Renewables, the nation’s fastest-growing solar farm developer, to celebrate the official opening of one of largest solar-plus-storage installations in the continental United States – an 8.5 megawatt portfolio of utility-scale solar projects, with storage capacity of 12 megawatt hours, in North Carolina. All told, 21,900Read More

Duke Energy proposes awesome solar rebate program in North Carolina

Duke Energy proposes awesome solar rebate program in North Carolina

January 22, 2018 at 1:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Now this is the type of thing we are talking about when we say utilities should step up. Duke Energy today proposed a $62 million solar rebate program designed to help its North Carolina customers with the upfront cost of installing solar panels on their property. This is the firstRead More

How Dominion Energy went from zero to 1.3 GW of solar in Virginia, North Carolina in two years

How Dominion Energy went from zero to 1.3 GW of solar in Virginia, North Carolina in two years

January 10, 2018 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

Backed by an ongoing $1 billion investment, Dominion Energy has grown its solar fleet in Virginia and North Carolina over the last two years from near zero to approximately 1,350 MW in service, in construction or under development. That is enough clean energy to power nearly 340,000 homes during peak sunshine.Read More

Appeals court eases pathway for utility-scale solar development in North Carolina

Appeals court eases pathway for utility-scale solar development in North Carolina

August 10, 2017 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

In a unanimous decision issued June 6, 2017, the North Carolina Court of Appeals held that the application for issuance of a conditional use permit (CUP) by Innovative Solar 55 LLC to construct a solar farm was wrongfully denied by the Robeson County Board of County Commissioners. This is onlyRead More

ET Solar modules selected for 84-MW projects in North Carolina

ET Solar modules selected for 84-MW projects in North Carolina

March 15, 2016 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

Capital Dynamics, a global private asset manager, has selected ET Solar as its module provider for 14 solar power projects in North Carolina, with a combined capacity of 84.4 MW. As a Tier 1 solar panel manufacturer, ET Solar has been chosen to supply ET-P672 310/315Wp Modules for the 14 ground-mounted PVRead More

North Carolina solar installations took off in 2015

North Carolina solar installations took off in 2015

January 21, 2016 at 10:41 am 1 comment

2015 marked a banner year for solar power in North Carolina as Duke Energy companies set a record for the amount of solar energy they added in the state — more than 300 MW, enough to power about 60,000 average homes at peak production. In its regulated service territory, DukeRead More

Google, Duke Energy team on big PPA for North Carolina data center

Google, Duke Energy team on big PPA for North Carolina data center

November 25, 2015 at 10:06 am 2 comments

In one of the largest solar projects undertaken in North Carolina, Google will benefit from Duke Energy Carolinas’ Green Source Rider program – meeting a portion of the power demand from the company’s data center in Lenoir with solar energy. A 61-MW solar project will be constructed in Rutherford County in DukeRead More