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Adapture Renewables completes 10 solar projects across Portland, Oregon

Adapture Renewables completes 10 solar projects across Portland, Oregon

April 14, 2021 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

Adapture Renewables has completed a portfolio of 10 solar projects totaling 33 MWdc across the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area. Adapture Renewables acquired the portfolio in early 2019 and successfully brought all of the projects to commercial operation by February 2021. With these projects the company increases its portfolio of solar energyRead More

RFP alert: Pennsylvania utility PECO launches big solar credit RFP

RFP alert: Pennsylvania utility PECO launches big solar credit RFP

April 14, 2021 at 12:33 pm 0 comments

PECO, Pennsylvania’s largest electric and natural gas utility, is establishing a long-term, solar renewable energy credit procurement program. This will provide a new market for Pennsylvania-based solar alternative energy credits (AECs) and will double the number of solar credits purchased by PECO in 10-year agreements.  Details: Starting April 20, PECORead More

Aerocompact debuts COMPACTGround Ram-X for mid-sized solar projects

Aerocompact debuts COMPACTGround Ram-X for mid-sized solar projects

April 14, 2021 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

Austrian manufacturer of PV mounting systems AEROCOMPACT presents its new COMPACTGround RAM-X product range for solar parks with more than 500 kWp output. In addition to the high energy density, the company hypes the quick assembly and maximization of available space in the series, which will be available worldwide fromRead More

Social, environmental justice grow as renewable RFP requirements, says LevelTen Energy

Social, environmental justice grow as renewable RFP requirements, says LevelTen Energy

April 14, 2021 at 11:57 am 0 comments

LevelTen Energy released its Q1 2021 PPA Price Index, which includes the latest wind and solar prices for North America and Europe on the world’s largest renewable PPA marketplace. LevelTen also released the results of its Marketplace Developer Survey showing that corporate preferences for social and environmental justice are shapingRead More

Palmetto’s renewable energy marketplace now open for Southern California

Palmetto’s renewable energy marketplace now open for Southern California

April 14, 2021 at 11:36 am 0 comments

Clean energy technology company Palmetto launched operations in Southern California this week, specifically in service areas covered by Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric (approximately 5.7 million customers). Palmetto’s proprietary technology, marketplace business model, and consumer mobile application are all designed to simplify and democratize access to cleanRead More

OYA finds first big public sector community solar subscriber in New York

OYA finds first big public sector community solar subscriber in New York

April 13, 2021 at 3:16 pm 0 comments

OYA Solar announced that Rensselaer County has subscribed for 7.4 MWdc of clean energy from OYA’s community solar projects in New York State. The county is the first major public sector entity in New York to subscribe to OYA’s community solar portfolio and is expected to save approximately $3 millionRead More

Q CELLS secures investment for 81-MW Kellam Solar project in Texas

Q CELLS secures investment for 81-MW Kellam Solar project in Texas

April 13, 2021 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Q CELLS has secured tax equity investment for its Kellam Solar Project, located in Van Zandt County, Texas. RBC Community Investments arranged the tax equity and will retain investment oversight in the project. The project comprises 193,620 Q.PEAK DUO L-G8.3 and L-G8.2 solar modules, 20 inverters and will produce enoughRead More

Zara Realty installs solar on every building it owns in Queens, New York

Zara Realty installs solar on every building it owns in Queens, New York

April 13, 2021 at 10:52 am 0 comments

A Queens landlord has installed solar technology on over half the buildings it owns in the borough, part of an ambitious project that will eventually transform its entire portfolio and produce enough clean energy to offset the greenhouse gas emissions of 5 million vehicle miles driven each year. Zara RealtyRead More

Maine-Endwell school district goes 100 percent solar via Renovus Solar

Maine-Endwell school district goes 100 percent solar via Renovus Solar

April 13, 2021 at 10:33 am 0 comments

The Maine-Endwell Central School District in New York completed a solar energy project that will generate 100 percent of the district’s electricity. The district will see savings immediately as well. The system was fully activated by NYSEG on March 23. It is located on district-owned property adjacent to Maine MemorialRead More

Astral Power selected for Solarize Chatham community solar campaign

Astral Power selected for Solarize Chatham community solar campaign

April 12, 2021 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

The New York town of Chatham selected Astral Power for its upcoming Solarize Campaign. The Chatham Climate Smart Community task force spent several months developing a plan for a Community Solar outreach campaign and “we couldn’t be more proud to be chosen,” says Cara Humphrey, VP of Sales & StrategyRead More