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Talmage Completes 2.2-MW Solar Power Install in Vermont

Talmage Completes 2.2-MW Solar Power Install in Vermont

July 31, 2012 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

Talmage Solar Engineering Inc., an installer of solar PV modules, today announced the completion of its largest project in the United States to date: a 2.2-MW solar power plant in Sharon, Vt. The system incorporates 9,562 Upsolar UP-M230 polycrystalline modules equipped with Tigo Energy Maximizers. The Sharon project is backedRead More

MAGE Solar Panels Used in University of Georgia Project

MAGE Solar Panels Used in University of Georgia Project

July 31, 2012 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

MAGE SOLAR announced today its MAGE POWERTEC PLUS modules are powering the Solar Demonstration Project at the University of Georgia in Athens. The 19-kW solar-PV rooftop array is located on the former Visual Arts Building which has been refurbished to serve as a living laboratory for the College of  EnvironmentRead More

Three More Solar Power Systems for IKEA in Philadelphia

Three More Solar Power Systems for IKEA in Philadelphia

July 31, 2012 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in solar energy systems installed at its two Philadelphia-area stores (in Conshohocken and South Philadelphia) as well as atop its U.S. Service Office also in Conshohocken, bringing the total number of completed U.S. solar energy projects for IKEA to 29. Additionally,Read More

Walmart Unveils 100th California Solar Installation

Walmart Unveils 100th California Solar Installation

July 30, 2012 at 1:35 pm 1 comment

Walmart’s College Avenue store in San Diego was today unveiled as the 100th California Walmart store now using rooftop solar panels to generate power, contributing to the company’s broader goal of being supplied 100 percent by renewable energy. Walmart’s investment in solar power typically generates an average of 48 contract positions perRead More

Talesun and Origis Complete 1-MW Solar Project

Talesun and Origis Complete 1-MW Solar Project

July 30, 2012 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

Talesun Solar USA Ltd., the U.S. subsidiary of Zhongli Talesun Solar, a globally positioned, premium producer of solar modules and systems, announced the successful completion of the Georgia Power grid connected 1-MW Upson Project that is owned by its partner Origis Energy on July 19. Talesun Solar signed the supplyRead More

2-MW Ground-Mount Solar Energy System Commissioned in Massachusetts

2-MW Ground-Mount Solar Energy System Commissioned in Massachusetts

July 30, 2012 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

Quabbin Solar is proud to announce the development and commissioning of its Vernon Avenue solar farm in Barre, one of the largest ground mounted solar farms in Massachusetts, with a total capacity of 2 MW. Modeling has indicated that it will generate 2,500,000 kWh of electricity annually for the nextRead More

Blue Earth to Build 497-kW Solar Power Project in Hawaii

Blue Earth to Build 497-kW Solar Power Project in Hawaii

July 27, 2012 at 9:06 am 2 comments

Blue Earth Inc., a renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced today that it acquired the rights to construct a 497-kW solar PV project in Hawaii. The project is valued at approximately $2 million and consists of a solar power system mounted on the ground. The project has aRead More

Tecta Solar Completes 2.24-MW Solar Power Install

Tecta Solar Completes 2.24-MW Solar Power Install

July 26, 2012 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Tecta Solar, a division of Tecta America Corp., recently completed the installation of a 2,248-kWp solar power system in Coachella, Calif. The ground-mounted project, located on the Augustine Band of the Cahuilla Indian reservation, is an expansion of a 2008 project. The total installed capacity on site is 3,348 kWp,Read More

SolarCraft Installs 122-kW Solar Energy System at Apartment Complex

SolarCraft Installs 122-kW Solar Energy System at Apartment Complex

July 26, 2012 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

Novato and Sonoma-based SolarCraft announced that it has completed the design and installation of a 122-kW solar electric installation for the Altamont Apartments in Rohnert Park, Calif. All common areas, including lighting, pool, spa, elevators and a movie theater will be powered by clean, solar energy. The project consists ofRead More

Utah’s IKEA Now Has 1-MW Solar Power System

Utah’s IKEA Now Has 1-MW Solar Power System

July 26, 2012 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar power system installed at its Salt Lake-area store in Draper, Utah — the state’s largest private commercial solar project. The 180,500-square-foot PV array consists of a 1,015-kW system, built with 4,228 panels, and represents the state’. IKEA Draper’sRead More