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8minute Solar Energy’s 67-MW Lotus Solar Farm is now fully operational

8minute Solar Energy’s 67-MW Lotus Solar Farm is now fully operational

September 16, 2020 at 3:22 pm 0 comments

8minute Solar Energy announced the 67-megawatt Lotus Solar Farm in Madera County, Calif., is now fully operational. The Lotus Solar Farm produces energy for more than 12,000 Southern California homes, delivered through a 20-year power purchase agreement with Southern California Edison, and will reduce carbon emissions by more than 48,000 metricRead More

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

September 14, 2020 at 11:59 am 3 comments

Solar Builder readers submitted their coolest, most innovative and noteworthy solar projects of the last 12 months, and after combing through another record amount of submissions, we’ve narrowed the field to these 2020 Project of the Year nominees! This year the field is divided into FIVE categories: Residential (single-family, multi-family)Read More

Largest solar-plus-storage project by a California CCA coming via Clean Power Alliance, 8minute

Largest solar-plus-storage project by a California CCA coming via Clean Power Alliance, 8minute

September 10, 2020 at 4:46 pm 0 comments

8minute Solar Energy  executed a 15-year power purchase agreement with Clean Power Alliance for the 400-MW Rexford 1 Solar & Storage Center in Tulare County — which includes 180 MW/540 MWh of energy storage. When it becomes operational in 2023, Rexford will provide enough energy for over 370,000 Californians, making it the largestRead More

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

July 8, 2020 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

Commercial operation has begun at the 280-megawatt Holstein solar project in Nolan County, Texas, say project leads 8minute Solar Energy and Duke Energy Renewables. This is 8minute’s first solar project to come online in Texas, marking a significant milestone as the company expands its operational footprint outside of California. “WeRead More

8minute Solar Energy signs its first PPA with a California Community Choice provider

8minute Solar Energy signs its first PPA with a California Community Choice provider

June 17, 2020 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

8minute Solar Energy executed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Monterey Bay Community Power Authority (MBCP) and Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), marking 8minute’s first contract with Community Choice Energy (CCE) providers. The 250-megawatt (250 MWdc / 200 MWac) Aratina Solar Center includes 150 megawatt-hours (MWh) of energy storage andRead More

8minute Solar Energy closes credit facility for its 18-GW solar, storage pipeline

8minute Solar Energy closes credit facility for its 18-GW solar, storage pipeline

June 1, 2020 at 4:59 pm Comments are Disabled

8minute Solar Energy closed a $225 million letter of credit (LC) facility from a consortium of five banks, led by CIT as sole coordinating lead arranger with partners KeyBank, HSBC, Rabobank and Nomura Holdings. 8minute will use the LC facility to cost effectively post securities for its power purchase agreementsRead More

8minute Solar Energy added 3-GW of large-scale solar to its pipeline this month

8minute Solar Energy added 3-GW of large-scale solar to its pipeline this month

April 23, 2020 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

8minute Solar Energy has added 3 gigawatts (GW) of large-scale solar projects to its development pipeline this month, for a total of over 18 GW — enough to provide power for 20 million people. The company has attracted additional corporate-level funding to develop the rapidly growing pipeline too, the majorityRead More

Capital Dynamics, 8minute Solar Energy hit record low cost on Eland Solar & Storage Center

Capital Dynamics, 8minute Solar Energy hit record low cost on Eland Solar & Storage Center

January 22, 2020 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

Capital Dynamics’ Clean Energy Infrastructure (CEI) business signed a development partnership with 8minute Solar Energy for the equity financing and acquisition of the Eland Solar & Storage Center — a 400 MWac solar tracker and storage center project in Kern County, California. The project features a 300 MW/1,200 MWh energyRead More

Capital Dynamics, 8minute Solar Energy team up on Eagle Shadow Mountain project acquisition

Capital Dynamics, 8minute Solar Energy team up on Eagle Shadow Mountain project acquisition

January 14, 2020 at 8:35 am Comments are Disabled

  Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, and 8minute Solar Energy, one of the largest independent solar and storage developers in the U.S., announced the acquisition of the Eagle Shadow Mountain Solar Project. Located near Clark County, Nevada, Eagle Shadow Mountain is the first of two cleanRead More

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

November 21, 2019 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

8minute Solar Energy, one of the largest independent solar and storage developer in the U.S., and Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, celebrated the completion and commercial operation of the 450-Megawatt Springbok Solar Cluster in Kern County, California. Elected officials, key executives, and others were on handRead More