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Electriq Power supplies PowerPod 2 systems for Caribbean Utilities Company solar initiative

Electriq Power supplies PowerPod 2 systems for Caribbean Utilities Company solar initiative

May 3, 2021 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

The Cayman Islands Government’s Energy Policy requires 70% of electricity to come from renewable energy sources by 2037. Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) studies have shown that a substantial amount of front-of-meter and behind-the-meter battery storage will be needed to integrate more solar and wind energy. To test the efficacy ofRead More

GP JOULE breaks ground on Concord Pacific’s 106-MW solar portfolio

GP JOULE breaks ground on Concord Pacific’s 106-MW solar portfolio

May 3, 2021 at 11:52 am 0 comments

GP JOULE North America has broken ground on a 106-MW solar PV portfolio for Canada’s largest community builder, Concord Pacific. Experience building projects in challenging climates with durable technology that provides a lower cost of energy were key drivers in choosing GP JOULE for the three PV projects, each 35Read More

Roofers can access more solar install services via GAF Energy

Roofers can access more solar install services via GAF Energy

May 3, 2021 at 10:54 am 0 comments

GAF Energy is expanding the level of solar services available to its roofing partners. GAF Energy, which provides a roof-integrated solar solution, will now allow local roofer partners to access solar specific expertise and staffing when installing a GAF Energy roof-integrated solar system. Services include: electrical installation, system design, proposalRead More

APsystems to license Tigo rapid shutdown tech as part of settlement

APsystems to license Tigo rapid shutdown tech as part of settlement

May 3, 2021 at 10:39 am 0 comments

Tigo has reached a settlement with APsystems over a lawsuit regarding Tigo’s intellectual property. As part of the settlement, APsystems obtain a license to use Tigo’s rapid shutdown technology. While APsystems denies any kind of infringement and complies with Sunspec RSD requirements, to avoid the expenses and inconvenience of litigation,Read More

Choosing the right pile driver for your jobsite

Choosing the right pile driver for your jobsite

April 30, 2021 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Applications for pile driving equipment have expanded beyond the traditional uses, creating a growing need for smaller, more nimble models. Find the right one for your needs. Learn more.

FlexGen debuts project feasibility reporting tool for energy storage projects

FlexGen debuts project feasibility reporting tool for energy storage projects

April 29, 2021 at 4:48 pm 0 comments

Energy storage integrator FlexGen has a new project feasibility reporting product for developers, Independent Power Producers (IPPs) and asset owners to accelerate the analysis of energy storage asset viability. This FlexGen DigitalTwin application is built to determine a potential project’s revenue opportunity and lifecycle costs, model multiple scenarios as wellRead More

Hoosier Solar Holdings targets Indiana’s ‘Opportunity Zones’ for solar projects

Hoosier Solar Holdings targets Indiana’s ‘Opportunity Zones’ for solar projects

April 29, 2021 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

A cool new venture, Hoosier Solar Holdings LLC, is developing solar power facilities in economically distressed, rural communities across Indiana that have been designated as Qualified Opportunity Zones. Several solar and battery storage projects that collectively have the potential to generate over 1,600 MW (enough to power 285,000 homes), areRead More

MCS Industries adds 894-kW rooftop solar system at Pennsylvania distribution facility

MCS Industries adds 894-kW rooftop solar system at Pennsylvania distribution facility

April 29, 2021 at 3:01 pm 0 comments

MCS Industries announced the commissioning of an 894 kW roof mounted solar power generating system at their new and distribution facility in Easton, PA. The 894 kW solar system is expected to generate approximately 1.1 MWhs of electricity annually, avoiding the emission of 828 metric tons of CO2, equivalent to removingRead More

DSD and Sunset Development break ground at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, Calif.

DSD and Sunset Development break ground at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, Calif.

April 29, 2021 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

Distributed Solar Development has broken ground on a 1.283-MW solar + 1.34 MWh storage installation at the premiere Bishop Ranch business park and mixed-use development in San Ramon, California. The rooftop and canopy system is expected to offset Bishop Ranch’s energy usage by 90%, while the combined on-site storage system willRead More

Advanced Power closes on 140-MWdc Cutlass Solar project in Texas

Advanced Power closes on 140-MWdc Cutlass Solar project in Texas

April 29, 2021 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

Advanced Power closed on the financing of Cutlass Solar, a 140-MWdc PV solar facility located in Fort Bend County, Texas. Advanced Power, together with its co-investors, ENEOS Corporation and Fuyo General Lease Co., are the owners of the facility. Bechtel will act as EPC contractor. CIT Bank, N.A., Credit Agricole CorporateRead More