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Oklahoma Gas and Electric is doubling the PV at Choctaw Nation, OG&E Solar Energy Center

Oklahoma Gas and Electric is doubling the PV at Choctaw Nation, OG&E Solar Energy Center

April 21, 2021 at 5:28 pm 0 comments

Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OG&E), a subsidiary of Oklahoma City-based OGE Energy Corp. (OGE), is expanding its Choctaw Nation/OG&E Solar Energy Center in Durant, Okla., by an additional 5 MW, bringing the total solar capacity to 10 MW. OG&E will construct, own and operate the additional 5 MW expansion, which is expected toRead More

Top Five Overlooked Service Considerations in Utility PV Plants: What You Need to Know

Top Five Overlooked Service Considerations in Utility PV Plants: What You Need to Know

April 21, 2021 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

Register here Tue, May 25, 2021 2 p.m. EDT Maintaining a fully operational PV plant to ensure maximum uptime is a major undertaking that often comes with unforeseen challenges. Wouldn’t you like the insight to proactively identify potential issues and develop a mitigation strategy? You’re in luck! In our nextRead More

Energix and RPCS working on over 90 MW of solar tracker projects

Energix and RPCS working on over 90 MW of solar tracker projects

April 21, 2021 at 4:11 pm 0 comments

RPCS has partnered with Energix for the installation of trackers at three of Energix’s solar projects, Hollyfield II (17 MW), Mt. Jackson (22 MW), Buckingham II (28 MW), and Leatherwood (25 MW), and intends to collaborate on two additional projects, totaling approximately 50 MW. RPCS, a trusted partner of leadingRead More

Amazon signs PPA with Lightsource bp for 375-MW solar project in Ohio

Amazon signs PPA with Lightsource bp for 375-MW solar project in Ohio

April 21, 2021 at 4:07 pm 0 comments

Lightsource bp has executed a power purchase agreement with Amazon for a new 375 MWdc solar project under development in Ohio, as part of Amazon’s long-term commitment to power its global infrastructure with renewable energy. Once complete, the solar facility is expected to deliver nearly 600,000 MWh annually of additionalRead More

Baltimore County converts two landfills into solar energy via SunPower

Baltimore County converts two landfills into solar energy via SunPower

April 21, 2021 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

SunPower announces plans with Baltimore County, Maryland to cover two closed landfills with solar panels. These projects are expected to generate approximately 30 MW of clean energy, equivalent to the power used by one third of the County’s municipal buildings including government facilities.   “Electricity savings from solar can help municipalitiesRead More

ForeFront Power completes solar install at San Luis Obispo County Operations Center

ForeFront Power completes solar install at San Luis Obispo County Operations Center

April 21, 2021 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

The County of San Luis Obispo and ForeFront Power celebrates the completion of a 1.2 MWdc solar energy project at the County Operations Center. The project includes a total of 3,294 solar modules ground-mounted on 6 acres of land behind the County Honor Farm and parallel to Calif. State HighwayRead More

Prairie Grove, Arkansas and Entegrity turn on 498-kW solar array

Prairie Grove, Arkansas and Entegrity turn on 498-kW solar array

April 21, 2021 at 9:01 am 0 comments

A Flip the Switch ceremony by the city of Prairie Grove, Ark., and Entegrity celebrated the city’s new solar array. Entegrity designed and installed the 498-kW array that will generate $28,000 in yearly savings for Prairie Grove. The array is located onsite where the majority of the city’s energy usageRead More

Clearway completes first Illinois community solar farm

Clearway completes first Illinois community solar farm

April 21, 2021 at 8:58 am 0 comments

Clearway Energy Group announces the completion of its first Illinois community solar farm, energizing the 3 MWdc Southland Solar Farm, just outside of Kankakee, and will activate eight more community solar farms in the coming months. Each of Clearway’s Illinois solar farms is subscribed to roughly 350 residential customers, withRead More

CleanCapital acquires 63 MW of operating solar projects via Manulife commitment

CleanCapital acquires 63 MW of operating solar projects via Manulife commitment

April 21, 2021 at 8:52 am 0 comments

CleanCapital inked a corporate investment from Manulife Investment Management to grow its portfolio of clean energy assets. Manulife Investment Management’s $300 million commitment was sourced for the John Hancock Life Insurance Company balance sheet as well as third party managed accounts. CleanCapital will use the investment from Manulife to accelerateRead More

National Grid Renewables signs three PPAs for Noble Project in Texas

National Grid Renewables signs three PPAs for Noble Project in Texas

April 20, 2021 at 4:33 pm 0 comments

As part of this year’s Earth Day celebration, National Grid Renewables has signed three solar PPAs for the Noble Project currently under construction in Denton County, Texas. Noble consists of 275 MW of solar and 125 MWh of battery storage. The Home Depot and NRG have both executed individual 100 MW solarRead More