Post Tagged with: "agrivoltaics"

First U.S. solar sites built over cranberry bogs to be developed by end of 2021

First U.S. solar sites built over cranberry bogs to be developed by end of 2021

April 7, 2021 at 8:43 am 0 comments

Pine Gate Renewables has closed financing on two new dual-use solar projects that will bring 9 MW of solar energy and storage to the community of Carver, Mass., while also maintaining the ground for cranberry farming. These are Pine Gate’s first projects in the state of Massachusetts and will addRead More

BlueWave Solar sells agrivoltaic solar project in Maine to Navisun

BlueWave Solar sells agrivoltaic solar project in Maine to Navisun

March 29, 2021 at 11:04 am 0 comments

BlueWave Solar, a Boston-based solar developer and community solar service provider, announced the sale of a 4.2 MW, 10 acre agrivoltaic solar project on a wild (lowbush) blueberry farm in Rockport, Maine to Navisun, a solar power producer that owns and operates distributed and small utility-scale solar projects. Having successfully developed over 130Read More

Why Blue Horizon Energy is opening an office in Marcus, Iowa

Why Blue Horizon Energy is opening an office in Marcus, Iowa

March 24, 2021 at 10:33 am 0 comments

  In an interesting move, Blue Horizon Energy, a Twin Cities-based full service clean energy development company, is opening an office in Marcus, Iowa. Why is a big-city solar provider eyeing this small town in Iowa? Local farmers and business owners in Marcus have welcomed solar and continue to driveRead More

September 25, 2020 - Byron Kominek, owner of Jack’s Solar Garden in Longmont, Colo., drives a tractor away following a kickoff event for the farm. Jack’s is one of 30 agrivoltaics research sites being studied by the Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA) research partners at NREL and Colorado State University as part of the Innovative Site Preparation and Impact Reductions on the Environment (InSPIRE) project. (Photo by Werner Slocum / NREL)

This agrivoltaics solar project from Namasté Solar, Solar FlexRack is packed with great concepts

March 17, 2021 at 10:14 am 0 comments

Jack’s Solar Garden is a 1.2 MW solar farm project and the largest agrivoltaic research project in the U.S., located in Boulder County, Colorado. Jack’s is a community solar garden that produces enough power for over 300 homes, and it sits on five acres of farmland for the dual use of agricultureRead More