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Fiera Axium Completes Acquisition of 45-MW Solar Power Portfolio

Fiera Axium Completes Acquisition of 45-MW Solar Power Portfolio

July 10, 2012 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

Fiera Axium Infrastructure Canada L.P. is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of a 100 percent equity interest in four operational solar photovoltaic (PV) projects from EDF EN Canada Inc. The projects sell power to the Ontario Power Authority pursuant to 20-year Power Purchase Agreements under theRead More

Standard Solar Completes 1.5-MW Solar Array for Kent County

Standard Solar Completes 1.5-MW Solar Array for Kent County

July 10, 2012 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Today, the Kent County Commissioners, the Superintendent of the Kent County Board of Education, other elected officials and community stakeholders dedicated the largest aggregate, net-metered solar array on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The 1.5-MW Worton solar array, installed by Standard Solar Inc. and owned and operated by Washington Gas Energy ServicesRead More

CBD Energy to Act as EPC for Solar Energy Project in NJ

CBD Energy to Act as EPC for Solar Energy Project in NJ

July 10, 2012 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

CBD Energy Limited, a diversified renewable energy company, has signed its first solar PV installation contract in the United States. The project is a design, engineering, procurement and construct (EPC) contract to build a solar energy system for a school in New Jersey. Westinghouse Solar Inc. will partner with CBD’s EPCRead More

Add Another 977-kW Solar Array to IKEA’s Growing List

Add Another 977-kW Solar Array to IKEA’s Growing List

July 10, 2012 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its Detroit-area store in Canton, Mich. — the state’s largest such photovoltaic array. The 122,200-square-foot PV array consists of a 977.6-kW system, built with 4,160 panels. IKEA Canton’s program will produce approximately 1,114,943 kWhRead More

NESL Unveils First Phase of Cummings Center 650-kW Solar Power System

NESL Unveils First Phase of Cummings Center 650-kW Solar Power System

July 10, 2012 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

NESL-USA, a solar PV provider, participated in the opening of an EPA Energy Star Certified model facility featuring NESL solar panels in Beverly, Mass . On July 1, 2012 Governor Deval Patrick, a major advocate of clean energy, attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Cummings Center corporate campus in recognitionRead More

Hertz Announces Two New Solar Power Installs

Hertz Announces Two New Solar Power Installs

July 9, 2012 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

The Hertz Corp. announced the upcoming construction of two new solar installation sites this year as the initial launch of Phase Two of the company’s solar energy program: Newark International Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport. Combined, the new locations will generate more than 800,000 kWh of renewable energy andRead More

SOLON Begins Construction on 460-kW Solar Power System in Arizona

SOLON Begins Construction on 460-kW Solar Power System in Arizona

July 9, 2012 at 3:28 pm Comments are Disabled

SOLON Corp., a provider of turnkey solar power plants and PV products in the United States, today announced it has begun construction on a 460-kW photovoltaic system for the Town of Gila Bend’s Reverse Osmosis (RO) Water Treatment Facility in Arizona. SOLON will engineer, design, construct and commission the fixed-tiltRead More

SCHOTT Solar to Close New Mexico Manufacturing Plant

SCHOTT Solar to Close New Mexico Manufacturing Plant

July 9, 2012 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Story originally from New Mexico’s KOB-TV Channel 4. See original story here.   Solar power industry in New Mexico took a hit, and nearly 250 people will soon be looking for new jobs. Schott Solar managers told employees on Thursday, June 28, the Albuquerque solar panel production plant will beRead More

Tioga Energy Completes Financing for 4.4-MW Solar Power Program

Tioga Energy Completes Financing for 4.4-MW Solar Power Program

July 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Tioga Energy, a leading provider of renewable energy services to commercial, government and non-profit organizations, today announced it has closed construction and long-term financing with Wells Fargo & Company and De Lage Landen (DLL) for the first tranche of projects completed as part of Tioga’s 4.4-MW, multi-site solar PPA programRead More

IKEA Finishes Latest Solar Power Project in Houston

IKEA Finishes Latest Solar Power Project in Houston

July 9, 2012 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its store in Houston, which, when combined with IKEA projects atop stores in Frisco and Round Rock, will make IKEA the state’s largest solar owner. IKEA Houston’s 116,400-square-foot PV array consists of a 813-kWRead More