Post Tagged with: "California"

Eight California CCAs join up on huge long-duration storage request for offer

Eight California CCAs join up on huge long-duration storage request for offer

October 21, 2020 at 2:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Eight Community Choice Aggregators (CCAs) launched a joint Request for Offers (RFO) this week to procure up to 500 megawatts (MWs) of long- duration storage. The RFO is seeking a minimum 10-year contract for grid-charged technologies. Central Coast Community Energy, CleanPowerSF, Marin Clean Energy, Peninsula Clean Energy, Redwood Coast EnergyRead More

k12 Energy installs a solar system for PBS on top of a California mountain

k12 Energy installs a solar system for PBS on top of a California mountain

October 20, 2020 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

PBS and their member stations are America’s largest classroom, the nation’s largest stage for the arts and a trusted window to the world. In addition, PBS’s educational media helps prepare children for success in school and opens up the world to them in an age-appropriate way. Recently, k12 Energy, specializingRead More

Sage Energy Consulting issues RFP for Temecula Valley School District solar, storage microgrids

Sage Energy Consulting issues RFP for Temecula Valley School District solar, storage microgrids

October 20, 2020 at 2:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Sage Energy Consulting continues work with the Temecula Valley Unified School District on sustainability initiatives and resiliency with the issuance of a request for proposals for two new solar and storage microgrids. The request for proposals includes two schools in the District that will host these innovative projects, including theRead More

Sunpin Solar has signed a 70-MWac Power Purchase Agreement with an investment grade offtaker. The energy will be generated from Sunpin’s 98-MWdc Titan Solar 1 Power Plant in Imperial County, California.

Sunpin Solar finds PPA offtaker for full output of the Titan Solar 1 Power Plant

October 14, 2020 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

Sunpin Solar, a California-based solar developer, announced a renewable energy power purchase agreement with an investment grade offtaker for the full output of the Titan Solar 1 Power Plant, which began construction in January 2020. The renewable energy PPA covers the full 98 megawatt direct current power capacity of theRead More

Verdant Microgrids to deploy Eos Energy Storage’s Zynth Zinc Hybrid batteries in California

Verdant Microgrids to deploy Eos Energy Storage’s Zynth Zinc Hybrid batteries in California

October 12, 2020 at 1:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Eos Energy Storage LLC is working with custom microgrid provider Verdant Microgrid to supply its Znyth Zinc Hybrid Cathode Technology, the core of its Aurora stationary energy storage system, to Verdant’s California-based microgrids beginning in the fourth quarter of 2020. In addition to the current applications, Eos and Verdant anticipateRead More

EDF Renewables signs PPA to add a 200-MWh battery system at Maverick 6 Solar Project

EDF Renewables signs PPA to add a 200-MWh battery system at Maverick 6 Solar Project

September 30, 2020 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

EDF Renewables North America has announced the signing of a storage contract with CleanPowerSF as an expansion to the previously announced 20-year solar Power Purchase Agreement. The 100 megawatt Maverick 6 Solar Project will now be coupled with a 200 megawatt hour battery storage system, which increases EDF Renewables’ battery storageRead More

Capital Dynamics to acquire three solar projects from LS Power

Capital Dynamics to acquire three solar projects from LS Power

September 29, 2020 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, entered into an agreement to acquire interests in three solar PV projects from LS Power. The transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020. The portfolio comprises 316 megawatts of operatingRead More

California’s PUC just made huge changes to its Rule 21 solar, storage interconnection policy

California’s PUC just made huge changes to its Rule 21 solar, storage interconnection policy

September 25, 2020 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) just issued sweeping changes to Rule 21, the rules under which distributed energy resources, like solar power and energy storage, may interconnect to the grid. The revisions encompass many issues but three of the most noteworthy include: 1) the plan to incorporate data on theRead More

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

Ohana Partners with Tesla on Los Cabos Sustainable Energy Project

September 24, 2020 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

Ohana Real Estate Investors and Tesla have a plan to take its 1,400-acre master planned community completely off-grid, what Ohana believes to be first-of-its-kind energy solution at the Twin Dolphin community in Los Cabos, Mexico. Developed, owned and operated by Ohana, Twin Dolphin is a 1,400-acre master-planned community that includes Maravilla Los Cabos,Read More

Luxury brand CHANEL commits $35 million to low-income solar projects with Sunrun

Luxury brand CHANEL commits $35 million to low-income solar projects with Sunrun

September 23, 2020 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

In innovative renewable investment news, CHANEL (yes, that CHANEL) just committed $35 million toward solar energy projects for low-income multifamily households with Sunrun Inc. — a partnership will expand access to solar for nearly 30,000 low-income residents (30 MW) across California, offering families on average up to $40 to $50 aRead More