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Renewable Energy Provides 25% of All New U.S. Electric Generation

Renewable Energy Provides 25% of All New U.S. Electric Generation

July 19, 2013 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

According to the latest “Energy Infrastructure Update” report from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Office of Energy Projects, renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, solar, water, wind) accounted for 24.93% of all new domestic electrical generating capacity installed in the first six months of 2013 for a total of 2,144Read More

California Fruit Grower Installs 2.2-MW System Installed by Cenergy

California Fruit Grower Installs 2.2-MW System Installed by Cenergy

July 18, 2013 at 2:08 pm Comments are Disabled

HMC Farms, one of the largest grower-shipper-packer of numerous varieties of tree fruit and table grapes, has taken a huge green leap forward by moving forward with Cenergy Power on a 10 acre solar photovoltaic (PV) farm. The large 2.2-MW solar system will span across 390,000 square feet of groundRead More

LG Selects Xnergy to Install 60-kW Solar System at Mobile Communication Facility

LG Selects Xnergy to Install 60-kW Solar System at Mobile Communication Facility

July 18, 2013 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

Blue Earth Inc.,  a renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Xnergy Inc. was selected by LG Electronics to engineer and install a solar PV system at its Mobile Communication facility in San Diego. The approximately 60-kW installation is the latest of many constructionRead More

Legrand Delta Strut System Used in Charlotte Transit System Solar Project

Legrand Delta Strut System Used in Charlotte Transit System Solar Project

July 17, 2013 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

With their expansive roofs, bus maintenance facilities in major metropolitan areas represent significant opportunities for solar power. The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) in North Carolina now produces electricity on the roofs of its bus maintenance facility after a Sept. 2012 installation. “The nine bus canopies comprise about an acreRead More

Fiera Axium Acquires Four Solar Projects in Ontario

Fiera Axium Acquires Four Solar Projects in Ontario

July 17, 2013 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

Fiera Axium Infrastructure Canada II L.P. is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of a 100 percent equity interest in four solar PV projects from Ontario Solar PV Fields Inc. a joint venture formed between Q-Cells SE and Photowatt, a subsidiary of ATS Automation Tooling Systems. OnceRead More

Gehrlicher Solar Breaks Ground on 3-MW Solar System on Landfill Site

Gehrlicher Solar Breaks Ground on 3-MW Solar System on Landfill Site

July 17, 2013 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

Gehrlicher Solar America Corporation, in cooperation with Main Street Power Company Inc., an owner and operator of solar assets, MS Solar Solutions Corp., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley, project developers Syncarpha Capital and Brightfields Development LLC along with the town of Scituate, Mass., celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony ofRead More

New Compact MV Power Platform Introduced by SMA

New Compact MV Power Platform Introduced by SMA

July 16, 2013 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

SMA has introduced an improved, re-engineered version of its Medium-Voltage Power Platform. The new Compact MV Power Platform is an integrated, comprehensive power conversion solution for utility-scale PV plants in the North American market. It maximizes energy production while minimizing risk to EPCs, utilities and investors. Available in 1.0- toRead More

NRG Solar Completes Two Projects Totaling 40 MW in California

NRG Solar Completes Two Projects Totaling 40 MW in California

July 12, 2013 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

NRG Energy Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, today announced that two of the solar photovoltaic (PV) facilities the company acquired from Recurrent Energy earlier this year have reached commercial operation. The two California based solar PV facilities, totaling 40MW (AC), deliver electricity to Southern California Edison (SCE)Read More

Tecta Solar Completes 934-kW Installation at Community College

Tecta Solar Completes 934-kW Installation at Community College

July 11, 2013 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Tecta Solar, a division of Tecta America Corp., recently completed the installation of 934-kWp of solar PV at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Md. This roof mounted project includes four arrays on rooftops across campus. Joppa Hall, the Susquehanna Center, the Chesapeake Center, and the Student Center will purchaseRead More

Intersolar North America 2013 AWARD Winners Announced

Intersolar North America 2013 AWARD Winners Announced

July 11, 2013 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

Intersolar North America, the most attended industry exhibition and conference for solar professionals to exchange information and develop business connections in North America, announced the winners of its 2013 Intersolar AWARD program, which recognizes landmark Solar Projects in North America and exemplary PV Production Technologies. “The Intersolar AWARD program honorsRead More