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Ontario Rooftop Installations to Use Heliene Panels

Ontario Rooftop Installations to Use Heliene Panels

May 10, 2012 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Moose Power Inc., a leading rooftop solar developer in Ontario, announces that Heliene Inc. has been chosen to supply 1-MW of solar panels for MPI’s rooftop solar installations in Ontario. The investment will strengthen the relationship between Moose Power and Heliene Inc., a manufacturer of ISO:9001 certified PV solar modules.Read More

Largest Non-Utility Owned Solar Project Dedicated in N.J.

Largest Non-Utility Owned Solar Project Dedicated in N.J.

May 10, 2012 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Lincoln Renewable Energy (LRE), a leading developer of solar and wind projects, yesterday held the official dedication ceremony for its 12.5-MW N.J. Oak Solar Project. Local officials joined LRE management at the project site in Cumberland County, N.J., which consists of approximately 53,000 solar panels constructed on a 100-acre site.Read More

Westinghouse Solar and CBD Energy Sign Merger Agreement

Westinghouse Solar and CBD Energy Sign Merger Agreement

May 9, 2012 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

Westinghouse Solar Inc., a designer and manufacturer of integrated rooftop solar power systems, and CBD Energy Ltd., a diversified renewable energy company, today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement. The merger has been approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies and consummation is targeted forRead More

D.C. High School to Install 500-kW Array

D.C. High School to Install 500-kW Array

May 9, 2012 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

Solar Solution LLC is proud to announce that it has been awarded the contract to install a solar PV array at the newly constructed Dunbar High School. The 500-kW solar array will consists of both PV panels and thin-film modules that will be situated on its newly constructed roof. TheRead More

First Solar Project on State-Owned Landfill Dedicated in New Jersey

First Solar Project on State-Owned Landfill Dedicated in New Jersey

May 8, 2012 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) today joined the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) and SunDurance Energy to dedicate the Kearny Landfill Solar Farm, the first solar project on a state-owned landfill. The 3-MW installation is part of PSE&G’s Solar 4 All program and was built on a 13-acre cappedRead More

SPI to Install 6.4 MW at Waterpark and Ski Resort

SPI to Install 6.4 MW at Waterpark and Ski Resort

May 8, 2012 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

SPI Solar today announced it has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreement with a subsidiary of KDC Solar to design and build multiple solar energy facilities (SEF) for KDC Solar at the Mountain Creek Resort and Grand Cascades Golf Resort in Vernon, N.J. KDC Solar will own andRead More

Secretary Speaks with First Solar and Enbridge leadership at the Enbridge Silver State North solar project in Nevada. (Tami A. Heilemann-Office of Communications, DOI)

First Large-Scale Solar Facility on Public Lands Goes Online in Nevada

May 8, 2012 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above approach to energy, yesterday Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar “flipped the switch” on the Enbridge Silver State North solar project, the first large-scale solar energy facility on U.S. public lands to deliver power to American consumers. This milestone is in line with theRead More

Tennessee Stove Company Installs 200-kW Solar System

Tennessee Stove Company Installs 200-kW Solar System

May 8, 2012 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

Brown Stove Works Inc., located in Cleveland, Tenn., completed the interconnection of a 199.64-kW solar field to the Cleveland Utilities Board power grid in April. The Chattanooga-based solar installer for this system was Lawson Electric Company. The system, installed on property adjacent to Brown Stove Works’ manufacturing facility, will generate more thanRead More

Johns Hopkins University Installs 818-kW System on 7 Buildings

Johns Hopkins University Installs 818-kW System on 7 Buildings

May 7, 2012 at 4:17 pm Comments are Disabled

The Johns Hopkins University has teamed with leading solar energy development companies Eastlight Renewable Ventures and RGS Energy to self-generate solar electricity, the companies announced today. This partnership is the university’s first solar energy generation project. Johns Hopkins University recently brought online an 818-kW solar PV system on seven buildings on three of itsRead More

Iron Mountain to Install Solar at Storage Facilities

Iron Mountain to Install Solar at Storage Facilities

May 7, 2012 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

Iron Mountain Inc. announced plans today to install solar panels on the roofs of eight of its document storage facilities in Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Jersey. This is the information management company’s first solar panel installation, but not its last. With nearly 1,000 facilities around the world, the company has ample roofRead More