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New Jersey Radio Station Installs 28-kW Solar Power System

New Jersey Radio Station Installs 28-kW Solar Power System

August 14, 2013 at 8:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Trinity Solar has successfully completed the installation of a solar electric system at the studios of New Jersey 101.5 — New Jersey’s most listened to radio station. This station’s dedication to the betterment of the Garden State drove the decision to switch to solar. Its 28-kW system will save about 22Read More

1.1 Million Trina Solar Modules to Power 345-MW Copper Mountain Solar 3

1.1 Million Trina Solar Modules to Power 345-MW Copper Mountain Solar 3

August 13, 2013 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar Limited (TSL), a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) modules, solutions and services, today announced it has been chosen to provide 1.1 million of its high-quality PV multi-crystalline modules to the 345* MW Copper Mountain Solar 3 Project in Boulder City, Nevada. The project is owned and operated byRead More

Borrego Solar to Design, Build 5.5 MW of Projects in Massachusetts

Borrego Solar to Design, Build 5.5 MW of Projects in Massachusetts

August 13, 2013 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

Borrego Solar Systems, Inc., a leading designer, installer and financier of grid-tied solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell 5.5 MW-DC of solar energy projects to Greenwood Energy. The projects will be designed and built by Borrego Solar in the cities ofRead More

NY Harley Davidson Dealership Installing 166-kW PV Array

NY Harley Davidson Dealership Installing 166-kW PV Array

August 12, 2013 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

Arista Power has received an order valued at $574,000 for a 166-kW solar photovoltaic (PV) array from Stan’s Harley-Davidson dealership in Batavia, New York. Stan’s Harley-Davidson is a second generation retail and service dealership occupying a 28,000 square foot facility on the north side of Batavia, New York. The solar system will beRead More

Solar Costs Continue to Fall as Installations Increase

Solar Costs Continue to Fall as Installations Increase

August 12, 2013 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

As solar energy installations spring up on rooftops and major power plants across the United States, the average cost of going solar continues to fall, according to a report released today by the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Solar industry advocates applauded the report’s results and reflected onRead More

First Solar Set to Install 1 GW of PV Systems in 2013

First Solar Set to Install 1 GW of PV Systems in 2013

August 12, 2013 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

First Solar Inc. is living up to its name this year, with the No.1-ranked company expected in 2013 to become the first engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firm ever to install 1 GW worth of solar or photovoltaic (PV) power systems in a single year. The U.S.-based company is forecastRead More

2.3-MW Rooftop Install in Ontario Utilizes Enphase Microinverter System

2.3-MW Rooftop Install in Ontario Utilizes Enphase Microinverter System

August 12, 2013 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Enphase Energy Inc. today announced a 2.3-MW (2-MW AC) solar project at Vine Fresh Produce, Ltd., in Ontario, Canada, utilizing the Enphase System. The three-phase commercial system is the largest rooftop solar PV array as part of the province’s Feed-in-Tariff (FIT) program. Sentinel Solar of Vaughan, ON, managed the installation ofRead More

JA Solar to Supply 38.6 MW of Modules to Georgia’s Largest Solar Project

JA Solar to Supply 38.6 MW of Modules to Georgia’s Largest Solar Project

August 7, 2013 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

JA Solar Holdings Co., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, today announced that it will supply 38.6 MW of solar modules to Phoenix Solar Inc. for the Simon Solar Farm in Georgia. Situated on 161 acres of land about 30 miles east of Atlanta, theRead More

Four of Six Solar Projects in 130-MW Program in Ontario Now Operational

Four of Six Solar Projects in 130-MW Program in Ontario Now Operational

August 7, 2013 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

Northland Power Inc. announced that the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) has now confirmed that four of six projects in the first phase of Northland’s 130-MW ground-mounted solar program achieved commercial operations on June 21st, 2013. The facilities, located in eastern Ontario in the municipalities of Crosby, Rideau Lakes and Belleville,Read More

GE, First Solar to Partner on Solar Module Technology

GE, First Solar to Partner on Solar Module Technology

August 7, 2013 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

GE and First Solar announced a technology partnership to advance thin-film solar cells and modules. First Solar has acquired GE’s global cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar intellectual property portfolio, setting a course for significant advancement of photovoltaic (PV) thin-film solar technology. GE received 1.75 million shares of First Solar common stock as partRead More