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Borrego Solar Completes 2.4-MW Roof-Mount System at Anaheim Convention Center

Borrego Solar Completes 2.4-MW Roof-Mount System at Anaheim Convention Center

October 7, 2014 at 4:00 am Comments are Disabled

Today the City of Anaheim held a dedication ceremony celebrating the recently completed 2.4-megawatt (MW) solar panel system on the Anaheim Convention Center. The $5.7 million project managed by Anaheim Public Utilities was completed mid-August by Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a leading designer, developer, installer and financier of grid tiedRead More

Soligent to Acquire Conergy’s U.S. Solar Distribution Division

Soligent to Acquire Conergy’s U.S. Solar Distribution Division

October 6, 2014 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Soligent and Conergy, two recognized leaders in the solar market around the world, are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Soligent is acquiring the U.S. solar distribution division of Conergy. With this acquisition, Soligent Distribution, the industry leader in solar distribution in theRead More

NRG Energy Acquires Pure Energies Group, Strengthens Residential Solar Business

NRG Energy Acquires Pure Energies Group, Strengthens Residential Solar Business

October 2, 2014 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

NRG Energy Inc. has acquired Pure Energies Group Inc., a residential solar industry leader in the critical area of web-based customer acquisition. Pure Energies completes the residential solar capabilities NRG has been working to assemble and perfectly complements NRG’s acquisition earlier this year of Roof Diagnostics Solar, a leader inRead More

Cornell University Accepts 2-MW Solar Array to Campus Grid

Cornell University Accepts 2-MW Solar Array to Campus Grid

October 1, 2014 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Today, Sol Systems announced it has successfully financed Cornell University’s Snyder Road Solar Farm, consisting of a 2-MW array on eleven acres of Cornell property in the Town of Lansing. The capital sources for the transaction included sponsor equity from Building Energy Holding USA and a tax equity investment managedRead More

North Carolina Announces Contest for Schools to Win a Solar Array

North Carolina Announces Contest for Schools to Win a Solar Array

October 1, 2014 at 2:45 pm Comments are Disabled

One Asheville City or Buncombe County school will win a free solar demonstration system by participating in a new contest announced today by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the NC Green Schools Program. Called “The Solar Schools Challenge,” the competition encourages students, parents, teachers and administrators to takeRead More

California Firearms Store Installs 13.7-kW Solar PV System

California Firearms Store Installs 13.7-kW Solar PV System

October 1, 2014 at 8:40 am Comments are Disabled

Owners of The Shootist in historic Murrieta, California, grew frustrated with their ever-rising electric bill from Southern California Edison and engaged Ambassador Energy to install a solar photovoltaic system on the roof of their ranch. The system was mounted on an unusual “7V” metal roof and was comprised of 42 panelsRead More

RGS Energy to Exit Large Commercial Business, Focus Only on Residential Solar

RGS Energy to Exit Large Commercial Business, Focus Only on Residential Solar

September 30, 2014 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

RGS Energy, a nationwide provider of turnkey solar energy solutions for residential and commercial customers, announced today its strategy to focus on its core residential solar engineering, procurement and construction business. To provide greater financial resources for its Residential and Sunetric business segments, the company decided today to exit itsRead More

APS Now Shipping New Three-Phase Microinverter

APS Now Shipping New Three-Phase Microinverter

September 30, 2014 at 2:07 pm Comments are Disabled

APS, a global leader in solar microinverter technology, will showcase its new YC1000 microinverter for the domestic market at Solar Power International, Oct. 20-23 in Las Vegas. The YC1000 is the industry’s first true 3-phase solar microinverter, handling 277/480 grid voltages with 900 watts maximum output, ZigBee communication and anRead More

Enphase Introduces New Comprehensive Solar Solution for Commercial Market

Enphase Introduces New Comprehensive Solar Solution for Commercial Market

September 30, 2014 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

Enphase Energy Inc. announced today a new solar energy solution for the commercial market. The new offering combines the advantages of Enphase’s intelligent microinverter technology with a comprehensive set of services and partnerships to assist the owner and installer of a commercial solar project from concept through implementation and eventually toRead More

Sol Systems Finances 944-kW California Church Solar Project

Sol Systems Finances 944-kW California Church Solar Project

September 25, 2014 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

Sol Systems announced today that it successfully financed a 944-kW solar project in partnership with its investor client Washington Gas Energy Systems (WGES), a subsidiary of WGL. The operational solar energy system is located at Valley Baptist Church in Bakersfield, Calif., and A-C Electric served as the engineering, procurement andRead More