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PSEG Dedicates Delaware’s Largest Solar Farm

PSEG Dedicates Delaware’s Largest Solar Farm

April 17, 2013 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

Delaware Governor Jack Markell today joined with PSEG Solar Source, Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC), juwi solar Inc. (JSI) and Sunolar Power  to dedicate the PSEG Milford Solar Farm. The 15-MW facility, located in Milford, Del., is the state’s largest solar farm. The 80-acre PSEG Milford Solar farm uses approximately 62,000 crystalline-silicon solarRead More

Sunvalley Solar to Install 129.5-kW Array at Amerifreight

Sunvalley Solar to Install 129.5-kW Array at Amerifreight

April 17, 2013 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

Sunvalley Solar Inc., a solar power technology and solar system integration company, announced today that it has been awarded a new 129.5-kW solar system installation contract from Amerifreight Inc in City of Industry, Calif. The 129.5-kW contract is for a system capable of generating 190,688 kWh of electrical power annually. TheRead More

500-kW Project by Chevron Energy Solutions to Save College $11 Million

500-kW Project by Chevron Energy Solutions to Save College $11 Million

April 17, 2013 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

Hartnell College and Chevron Energy Solutions announced today they have broken ground on a solar energy project that is expected to save the community college in Salinas, Calif., more than $11 million. The project will include over half a megawatt of solar PV generating capacity, and is expected to be completedRead More

SEIA Offers Recommendations for ‘Pro-Growth’ Tax Reform

SEIA Offers Recommendations for ‘Pro-Growth’ Tax Reform

April 16, 2013 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Calling for “stable, reliable, well-structured tax policy,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has weighed into the tax reform debate by offering extensive insight and comments to the House Ways and Means Committee, which is tasked with overhauling the federal tax code. Today, solar is one of the fastest-growing industriesRead More

U.S. DOE Supports truSolar Working Group

U.S. DOE Supports truSolar Working Group

April 16, 2013 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and DOE’s Sandia National Laboratories extend their support for the truSolar Working Group’s efforts to develop uniform open source risk scoring standards and rating criteria for solar projects that will facilitate lower transaction and capital costs, and improve projectRead More

Krannich Solar Partners with Talesun Solar

Krannich Solar Partners with Talesun Solar

April 16, 2013 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

Krannich Solar USA is thrilled to announce their most recent and dedicated supply-partnership with Talesun Solar USA. Both companies are well-established overseas and plan to expand their experience with high-quality solar products across the United States. Talesun Solar USA built and operates the world’s largest, fully automated manufacturing facility (688,800Read More

Maryland’s Largest Rooftop Solar Array Finished at IKEA

Maryland’s Largest Rooftop Solar Array Finished at IKEA

April 16, 2013 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its distribution center in Perryville, Md. The 768,972-square-foot PV array consists of a 2,674.9-kW system, built with 18,576 panels, and is the state’s largest rooftop array. The IKEA distribution center will produce approximately 3,397,178Read More

First 17 MW of Foothills Solar Power Plant in Arizona Completed

First 17 MW of Foothills Solar Power Plant in Arizona Completed

April 16, 2013 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Arizona Public Service Co. and AMEC, an international engineering and project management company, announced the completion of the first 17 MW of the Foothills Solar Power Plant — the fifth APS AZ Sun facility and the first ever solar project to be built on Arizona State Trust Land. The plantRead More

Two SunPower Systems Under Construction in California

Two SunPower Systems Under Construction in California

April 16, 2013 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

SunPower Corp. announced construction is underway on two solar power projects for Yolo County, Calif. The projects are expected to generate 5.8 MW of emission-free solar power for county facilities, worth an estimated $1.5 million in electricity costs the first year of operation. The projects include one array built at theRead More

S&C Electric Chooses ReneSola Modules for 1.8-MW Project

S&C Electric Chooses ReneSola Modules for 1.8-MW Project

April 15, 2013 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

ReneSola has been contracted to provide 7,200 of its 250-watt high-efficiency polycrystalline solar PV modules for a solar project to be built by S&C Electric Company, a Chicago-based provider of equipment and services for electric power systems, in Roswell, N.M., this year. “We understand the importance of picking our projectRead More