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92-MW Sempra U.S. Gas & Power Solar Project Dedicated

92-MW Sempra U.S. Gas & Power Solar Project Dedicated

March 18, 2013 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Boulder City Mayor Roger Tobler joined Sempra U.S. Gas & Power officials and community leaders Friday to dedicate the state’s newest solar energy project, the 92-MW first phase of the company’s Copper Mountain Solar 2 facility in Boulder City. Copper Mountain Solar 2 is oneRead More

ReneSola Modules to Power Retail Center in Massachusetts

ReneSola Modules to Power Retail Center in Massachusetts

March 18, 2013 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

ReneSola announced it has been contracted to provide 460 kW of its high-efficiency solar modules to Cummings Properties, one of the most prominent full-service commercial real estate development and property management organizations in Massachusetts. The solar modules will make up the rooftop solar system of Cummings Center, a two-million square footRead More

REC Solar Brings 3.5 MW of Solar Energy to 12 Arizona Public Schools

REC Solar Brings 3.5 MW of Solar Energy to 12 Arizona Public Schools

March 14, 2013 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

REC Solar, a leader in solar system design and installation, today announced the completion of solar installations totaling 3.5 MW on 12 Arizona public schools. The systems, which were developed and installed by REC Solar, will provide enough power to reduce the schools’ electricity bills by up to 20 percentRead More

Advanced Energy Inverters Used in 6-MW Solar Farm in PA

Advanced Energy Inverters Used in 6-MW Solar Farm in PA

March 14, 2013 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

Advanced Energy Industries Inc. today announced that its utility-scale AE 500NX-HE solar inverters were used for the Keystone Solar Project in Pennsylvania, which was one of three projects picked by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) as a “Project of Distinction” at the 2013Read More

U.S. Solar Market Grew 76% in 2012, Added 3.3 GW of Capacity

U.S. Solar Market Grew 76% in 2012, Added 3.3 GW of Capacity

March 14, 2013 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today released U.S. Solar Market Insight: Year-in-Review 2012, the definitive analysis of solar power markets in the United States. With another record-breaking year, solar is the fastest growing energy source in the U.S., powering homes, businesses and utility grids across the nation.Read More

DOI Approves Three Renewable Energy Projects in California, Nevada

DOI Approves Three Renewable Energy Projects in California, Nevada

March 14, 2013 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to continue to expand domestic energy production, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today announced the approval of three major renewable energy projects that, when built, are expected to deliver 1,100 MW to the grid – enough to power more than 340,000Read More

Revolution Energy, Dynamic Energy Complete 1.6-MW Project

Revolution Energy, Dynamic Energy Complete 1.6-MW Project

March 13, 2013 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

Dynamic Energy Solutions LLC and Revolution Energy LLC are pleased to announce the completion of a 1.6-MW portfolio of solar projects in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Most recently, Dynamic Energy and Revolution Energy completed a 487-kW solar array on the municipal Fairhaven Landfill located in the Town of Fairhaven, Massachusetts.Read More

SolarCity Powers Eight Schools with Solar Energy with 1.5-MW Project

SolarCity Powers Eight Schools with Solar Energy with 1.5-MW Project

March 13, 2013 at 9:18 am Comments are Disabled

SolarCity today announces a 1.5-MW solar power project that will bring renewable energy to eight Barstow Unified School District (BUSD) schools and facilities. The solar installations are expected to save the California school district $112,000 in their first year and roughly $5.3 million over the next 20 years, which will directlyRead More

Clean Power Finance Expands Range of Residential Solar Financing

Clean Power Finance Expands Range of Residential Solar Financing

March 12, 2013 at 4:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Clean Power Finance (CPF), the online marketplace for residential solar financing and leading provider of solar sales software, today announced partnerships with Roof Diagnostics Inc. and Trinity Solar. Over the next few months, the new partnerships will expand the range of residential solar financing options available to installers in Connecticut,Read More

Fronius Launches IG Plus Advanced Inverter for Smart Grid Integration

Fronius Launches IG Plus Advanced Inverter for Smart Grid Integration

March 12, 2013 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Fronius USA Solar Electronics Division, a leader in energy conversion technologies, today announced the launch of its IG Plus Advanced Inverter, a true engineering innovation in PV inverter technology. Fronius created the IG Plus Advanced Inverter with arc-fault protection and advanced features for smart grid integration. The new high-frequency inverterRead More