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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

Ecoplexus to construct 25-MW project in North Carolina

Ecoplexus to construct 25-MW project in North Carolina

October 28, 2015 at 3:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Ecoplexus Inc. announced the closing of financing for a 25-MW solar PV project in Whitakers, N.C. The project will be installed with approximately 150,000 Solar Frontier modules and will achieve commercial operation in late 2015. Its completion will mark the ninth Ecoplexus project in North Carolina and a total ofRead More

North Carolina hits 1 GW of solar capacity (we start slow clap)

North Carolina hits 1 GW of solar capacity (we start slow clap)

October 1, 2015 at 11:20 am 3 comments

North Carolina’s growing clean energy industry reached a new milestone this week with the NC Sustainable Energy Association (NCSEA), a leading 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to shaping the state’s clean and efficient energy future, reporting installed solar capacity officially exceeds 1 GW. The state, whose solar industry accounts for moreRead More

Partnership to bring more solar trackers to North Carolina

Partnership to bring more solar trackers to North Carolina

August 20, 2015 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

A new partnership between NC Solar Now and AllEarth Renewables will bring the innovative AllEarth Solar Tracker solar electric system to homeowners and businesses throughout North Carolina. NC Solar Now is one of the leading North Carolina residential solar installers and provides full service solar installation, design, engineering, and energyRead More

Strata Solar hires 188 workers for growing North Carolina solar market

Strata Solar hires 188 workers for growing North Carolina solar market

June 29, 2015 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Strata Solar hired 188 new solar workers from the Fayetteville area to immediately begin work on a solar project in Duplin County. Strata maintains a low impact, standardized approach to solar farm creation that is supported through its vertical divisions, which offer complete turnkey services for the design, construction andRead More

GameChange racking used in 32 MW North Carolina project

GameChange racking used in 32 MW North Carolina project

June 26, 2015 at 2:35 pm 1 comment

GameChange Racking recently completed delivery of a 32 MW project to North Carolina. The system supports over 100,000 panels, was produced in four weeks, and was delivered more than two weeks ahead of schedule. Piles were delivered first, many as much as three weeks early. “GameChange Racking’s efficient operational executionRead More