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Renewvia Energy Completes Covered Parking System in Arizona

Renewvia Energy Completes Covered Parking System in Arizona

December 7, 2011 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

Renewvia Energy Corp., a provider of solar power systems for owners of investment-grade commercial properties, announced today it has completed a 281-kW solar power system at Casa Carranza, a Mesa, Ariz. apartment complex. The grid-connected PV solar electrical system is currently providing 25 percent of power to the 300-unit apartmentRead More

SPI to Install Second Solar System for Twentieth Century Fox

SPI to Install Second Solar System for Twentieth Century Fox

December 7, 2011 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

SPI Solar, a vertically integrated PV solar developer, announced it has been contracted by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. to install an additional 230 kW of rooftop PV solar to the company’s Century City studio complex. The new solar system will utilize the rooftops of soundstages 26 and 29 and complementRead More

MidAmerican Energy to Acquire 550-MW Farm From First Solar

MidAmerican Energy to Acquire 550-MW Farm From First Solar

December 7, 2011 at 9:46 am 1 comment

Today, MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company announced it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire the Topaz Solar Farm from First Solar Inc. The 550-MW PV power plant being built in San Luis Obispo County, Calif., will have the capacity to generate enough renewable energy to power approximately 160,000 average CaliforniaRead More

5-MW Installation Completed by Main Street Power and Az. Western College

5-MW Installation Completed by Main Street Power and Az. Western College

December 7, 2011 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

Arizona Western College (AWC) and Main Street Power Co. Inc. flipped the switch on a 5-MW solar installation that will provide approximately 100 percent of the college’s daytime electricity needs. Also present were the solar developer and PPA partner MS Solar Solutions Corp. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley), the local utility Arizona PublicRead More

Exelon and Constellation Strengthen Merger Commitments

Exelon and Constellation Strengthen Merger Commitments

December 6, 2011 at 11:34 am Comments are Disabled

Exelon Corporation and Constellation Energy Group filed a brief with the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) that increases the companies’ commitments related to the proposed merger, which is currently under review by the PSC, and offers an enhanced package of benefits, totaling a more than $445 million investment in Maryland,Read More

Solar Companies Join Together to Help Households in Calif. and Nicaragua

Solar Companies Join Together to Help Households in Calif. and Nicaragua

December 6, 2011 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

HelioPower, an integrated energy solutions company with more than 2,000 solar and clean energy systems engineered and installed since 2001, and Power to the People, a 501c3 non-profit organization working with volunteers to bring solar electricity to community buildings in rural areas of the developing world, announced “Help for the Holidays,”Read More

10-kW Systems to be Installed in Florida Schools through SunSmart Program

10-kW Systems to be Installed in Florida Schools through SunSmart Program

December 6, 2011 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

Shaka, a globalization and corporate strategies firm focusing on renewable energy, announcedthat it has entered into the final stages of an agreement with Vergona–Bowersox Electric, a Boca Raton-based corporation. According to the terms of the contract, Shaka will install 10-kW solar systems in various schools throughout Florida as part of the Florida SolarRead More

Floating Racking System Installed Atop N.J. Reservoir

Floating Racking System Installed Atop N.J. Reservoir

December 5, 2011 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

ENERACTIVE Solutions recently completed the installation of a 112-kW solar PV system on a floating racking system atop the reservoir at New Jersey American Water’s (NJAW) Canoe Brook Water Treatment Facility located in Short Hills, N.J. By harnessing the power of the sun, this initiative is anticipated to generate 136,000Read More

Southeast’s Largest Rooftop Project Completed in S.C.

Southeast’s Largest Rooftop Project Completed in S.C.

December 2, 2011 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

South Carolina Electric & Gas and Boeing today officially marked the completion of one of the largest single rooftop solar installations in the United States and the largest in the Southeast, by production capacity. The dedication event signaled the start of renewable energy being generated by the 2.6-MW rooftop PVRead More

Seminole Financial to Fund $18 Million Loan for 5.75-MW PV system

Seminole Financial to Fund $18 Million Loan for 5.75-MW PV system

December 2, 2011 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

Seminole Financial Services announced today the funding of a $18 million construction loan to Southern Sky Renewable Energy, LLC (Southern Sky) to install a 5.75MW photovoltaic ground mounted solar panel installation in Canton, Massachusetts. The installation will utilize approximately 15 acres of the 40 acre closed municipal landfill in Canton,Read More