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DLL to Finance $52.5 Million in SunEdison Solar Energy Projects

DLL to Finance $52.5 Million in SunEdison Solar Energy Projects

December 4, 2012 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

SunEdison, a leading global solar energy services provider, and subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials Inc., announced that De Lage Landen Financial Services Inc., a subsidiary of Rabobank Group, has committed to invest $52.5 million into a sale-leaseback fund. This fund will deliver financing to distributed generation solar PV projects developed by SunEdison withinRead More

Chevron Installs 1-MW Ground-Mount at Wastewater Plant

Chevron Installs 1-MW Ground-Mount at Wastewater Plant

December 4, 2012 at 8:54 am Comments are Disabled

City of Hanford, Calif., and Chevron Energy Solutions today announced completion of a transformative solar program expected to reduce energy costs at the city’s wastewater treatment plant and save more than $7 million over the program’s life. The installation uses a 1-MW ground-mounted single-axis solar tracking system, which automatically positions solar panelsRead More

AETI’s 1-MM, 1,000-volt solar inverter has receieved certification as outline in UL 1741.

Siemens-Owned Solar Project Installs AETI 1-MW Inverter System

December 3, 2012 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

American Electric Technologies Inc. announced today that it supplied Siemens Industry Inc. with a 1.0-MW Integrated Solar Inversion Station (ISIS) as part of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the City of Atwater, Calif. The Siemens-owned and -operated 20-year solar project, which powered up in October 2012, is projected to saveRead More

24-MW Puerto Rico Project Installs Yingli Solar Modules

24-MW Puerto Rico Project Installs Yingli Solar Modules

December 3, 2012 at 9:21 am Comments are Disabled

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited, a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand Yingli Solar, today announced that its subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Americas, supplied 24 MW of solar PV modules to the largest solarRead More

Capital Dynamics Acquires 12.8 MW of Long Island Solar Power

Capital Dynamics Acquires 12.8 MW of Long Island Solar Power

November 30, 2012 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

Capital Dynamics, a global private asset manager, and EDF Renewable Energy are pleased to announce that the Capital Dynamics US Solar Energy Fund has acquired a 12.8 megawatt peak (MWp) portfolio of solar energy projects in Long Island, N.Y., from EDF Renewable Energy (formerly known as enXco). The 12.8 MWpRead More

California GM Dealership Installs Solar Tree Carport Systems

California GM Dealership Installs Solar Tree Carport Systems

November 30, 2012 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

Envision Solar International Inc. (EVSI), a leading sustainable infrastructure product designer and developer, will kick off a nationwide initiative with General Motors next month at the Fremont, Calif., Cadillac Buick GMC location. The dealership will be the first to deploy the company’s Solar Tree array and generate approximately 33,000 kWh ofRead More

Kindorf Solar Panel Fittings Designed for Quick Installation

Kindorf Solar Panel Fittings Designed for Quick Installation

November 29, 2012 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

Kindorf Solar Panel Fittings from Thomas & Betts come with Solar Panel Hold-Down Clamps and a Solar Panel Grounding Washer, with design features that enable fast and easy installation. Kindorf Solar Panel Hold-Down Clamps, available in “T” and “L” configurations, feature hardware that is pre-assembled on the clamp and a self-oriented channelRead More

Electric Power Research Institute Tests Solar Technology, Performance

Electric Power Research Institute Tests Solar Technology, Performance

November 29, 2012 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) today announced that its 60-kW flat-plate solar photovoltaic (PV) demonstration project is now generating electricity at the Solar Technology Acceleration Center (SolarTAC) in Aurora, Colo. Researchers are assessing the technologies’ installation, commissioning, performance, reliability, and operations and maintenance requirements. Anticipated versus actual production, dailyRead More

D.E. Shaw, Bright Plain Acquire SunPower’s 5-MW Kalaeloa Solar Farm

D.E. Shaw, Bright Plain Acquire SunPower’s 5-MW Kalaeloa Solar Farm

November 29, 2012 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) and Bright Plain Renewable Energy (BPRE) announced the acquisition of the Kalaeloa solar farm from SunPower Corp. The 5-megawatt (AC) solar farm was developed by SunPower in West Oahu, Hawaii, and has been acquired by an affiliate of DESRI in partnership with BPRE. ConstructionRead More

SunEdison to Constuct 20-MW Solar Project for Riverside, California

SunEdison to Constuct 20-MW Solar Project for Riverside, California

November 29, 2012 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

SunEdison, a leading worldwide solar energy services provider and a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials,  announced a new 25 year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to deliver 20 MW to Riverside Public Utilities (RPU), the municipal electric utility of the City of Riverside, Calif. SunEdison will construct the 20-MW North Lake IRead More