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State Compensation Insurance Fund signs with ENGIE for solar, storage, EV charging across seven sites

State Compensation Insurance Fund signs with ENGIE for solar, storage, EV charging across seven sites

February 24, 2020 at 10:40 am 0 comments

State Compensation Insurance Fund (State Fund) and ENGIE North America are going to build solar PV + energy storage systems + electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across seven different State Fund locations throughout California. ENGIE and JLL jointly designed this comprehensive program to help State Fund embark on the next phaseRead More

Safari Energy hits 60 commercial solar installs in New Jersey

Safari Energy hits 60 commercial solar installs in New Jersey

February 18, 2020 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

Safari Energy has completed its 60th commercial-scale solar project in New Jersey — 28.6 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity total — making it one of the most prolific commercial solar developers in the state. The milestone comes as New Jersey rolls out a temporary solar incentive called the Transitional RenewableRead More

Standard Solar gets creative to finance this 18-rooftop, multi-state solar portfolio for Iron Mountain Inc.

Standard Solar gets creative to finance this 18-rooftop, multi-state solar portfolio for Iron Mountain Inc.

February 17, 2020 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Storing data and information is among the most important functions of our world right now, and Iron Mountain Incorporated is one of the top solutions provider in the space. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world, and with a real estate network of more than 90 million square feetRead More

BYD teams with Apparent to design a 2-MW solar + storage system on its manufacturing plant

BYD teams with Apparent to design a 2-MW solar + storage system on its manufacturing plant

February 6, 2020 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Construction has begun on a 2 MW solar and 2 MWh energy storage project developed by BYD (Build Your Dreams) and Apparent, Inc. at BYD’s Lancaster Coach & Bus manufacturing plant. With this installation in place, the project will serve as a way to cut operational costs and offer aRead More

Safari Energy and Extra Space Storage have teamed up on 100 solar projects

Safari Energy and Extra Space Storage have teamed up on 100 solar projects

February 5, 2020 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

Commercial solar developer Safari Energy sent word that it has completed 100 solar projects with Extra Space Storage, a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, and a member of the S&P 500. This is an example of a great partnership that can be developed between a solarRead More

Stem Partner Program expands via BayWa r.e., Soligent partnerships to broaden C&I storage market

Stem Partner Program expands via BayWa r.e., Soligent partnerships to broaden C&I storage market

January 29, 2020 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

Stem is a leading behind-the-meter energy storage services provider (which we have profiled a few times), and it is ready to make its artificial intelligence (AI)-driven storage smarts widely available to more solar installers via an expanded Stem Partner Program. Today’s announcement opens up its existing solar partner network to includeRead More

Cleveland-based company gets DOE grant money for its new commercial solar racking system Roll-A-Rack

Cleveland-based company gets DOE grant money for its new commercial solar racking system Roll-A-Rack

January 23, 2020 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

Acme Express Inc., a Cleveland-based, technology development company, has been awarded a $1-million Small Business Innovation Research grant by the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office so it can research and develop Roll-A-Rack. Acme Express says this new patent-pending solar-panel racking system would reduce racking and installation costsRead More

Hiding in plain sight: The case for rooftop batteries leading the next era of solar + storage

Hiding in plain sight: The case for rooftop batteries leading the next era of solar + storage

January 21, 2020 at 9:00 am 1 comment

Although self-evident in retrospect, game-changing innovations are rarely immediately obvious. Velcro bindings, wheelie suitcases, and the now-ubiquitous InstaPot are all modest examples of refinements to products that existed for decades before anyone thought, “Couldn’t this be better?” The drive for reliable renewably sourced energy is at a similar crossroad. AlthoughRead More

Exhibit A: This recently completed tracker project in Pierceton, Ind.,

Inside OMCO Solar’s strategy to serve the mid-size solar tracker market

January 20, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Solar trackers are proving to pencil out positively for smaller and smaller solar project sites, which is drawing more interest from developers and EPCs. A problem these interested developers run into though is the lack of interest on the part of larger legacy tracker brands which are scaled to focusRead More

Unirac is taking this new non-penetrating solar mounting system worldwide

Unirac is taking this new non-penetrating solar mounting system worldwide

January 17, 2020 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

Unirac Inc. signed an exclusive global license deal with Solar Stack, a Florida-based manufacturer that has developed non-ballasted, non-penetrating solar mounting solution. With the signing of this technology deal, the two companies are poised to expand on the momentum set by the founders of Solar Stack. The deal with Solar Stack continuesRead More