Post Tagged with: "commercial"

Voltus wins big demand response auction in California

Voltus wins big demand response auction in California

January 15, 2020 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

Voltus Inc., the leading demand response provider to commercial and industrial customers, has won the right to deliver nearly 50 MWs of new demand response resources to the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) under its demand response auction mechanism (DRAM) in the Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Southern CaliforniaRead More

Eliminate small commercial demand charges with just solar and Extensible’s new HardCap feature

Eliminate small commercial demand charges with just solar and Extensible’s new HardCap feature

January 15, 2020 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

Extensible Energy has released new features for DemandEx, its demand charge reduction software that works without energy storage. The most notable improvement is HardCap, an intelligent algorithm that automatically blocks demand spikes over a pre-set kilowatt level. When enabled, HardCap allows small solar PV buildings to limit demand spikes andRead More

JLC Infrastructure acquires Greenskies Renewable Energy with plans to rebrand and grow it

JLC Infrastructure acquires Greenskies Renewable Energy with plans to rebrand and grow it

January 15, 2020 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

JLC Infrastructure (JLC) has placed a big investment into Greenskies Renewable Energy, a commercial and industrial solar developer. The Greenskies team will draw on its long track record, deep technical expertise, JLC capital, and JLC’s unique relationships in the municipal sector to build a renewable independent power producer.The transaction will bringRead More

McElroy Metal Manufacturing Facility, Clinton, Ill. Photo courtesy of McElroy Metal.

Project profile: A complex solar installation on two different metal roof types

January 13, 2020 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

Metal roof attachment provider S-5! recently worked on a complex solar conversion project at a manufacturing facility in Clinton, Illinois. This large-scale, multi-faceted project at the McElroy Metal plant required a two-fold approach as the facility consisted of two different metal roof types: a face-attached trapezoidal profile on one sectionRead More

The 965 kW rooftop system generates solar energy for Wacoal America's headquarters and distribution center in Lyndhurst, NJ.

Wacoal America adds near 1-MW rooftop solar system to its headquarters via Dynamic Energy Solutions

January 13, 2020 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

Dynamic Energy Solutions completed the installation of a 965-kW rooftop solar array for Wacoal America at their headquarters and distribution center in Lyndhurst, N.J. Wacoal America is a subsidiary for the Americas of Wacoal Holdings, a global manufacturer of women’s apparel products. Investing in this rooftop solar facility underscores Wacoal America’sRead More

Nonprofits and utility changes: Does solar still make sense?

Nonprofits and utility changes: Does solar still make sense?

January 9, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Nonprofit organizations make our communities better. They provide vital services and bridge gaps that business and government cannot. These organizations need electricity to operate, just like the rest of us, and many have implemented or are considering implementation of on-site solar projects. Several financing solutions for nonprofits have proven effectiveRead More

Details on new features added to the SolarEdge commercial Designer tool

Details on new features added to the SolarEdge commercial Designer tool

January 6, 2020 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

SolarEdge sent word that it’s introducing an extended feature set on its free web-based Designer tool that specifically supports commercial PV systems at every stage of the design process. What’s new? To help maximize self-consumption in commercial projects, users can now select the most suitable consumption profile from a listRead More

Bank OZK makes largest solar energy investment by an Arkansas-based bank

Bank OZK makes largest solar energy investment by an Arkansas-based bank

December 16, 2019 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

Bank OZK announced plans for a significant investment for the construction of a solar power plant which will provide enough renewable energy to power its new corporate headquarters and up to 40 other Arkansas locations, according to Tim Hicks, Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Director of Investor Relations. The Bank’sRead More

Huntsinger Farms gains grant money to add 100-kW solar array on Wisconsin farm

Huntsinger Farms gains grant money to add 100-kW solar array on Wisconsin farm

December 11, 2019 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

Huntsinger Farms, the world’s largest grower and processor of horseradish and the parent company of Silver Spring Foods, has won a $28,902.60 Focus on Energy grant to subsidize a new solar power installation on its Eau Claire, Wis., farm. Carlson Electric of Hudson, Wis., will install the solar farm inRead More

Rendering of the solar farm at St. Elmo, IL Conagra facility

Wish-Bone salad dressing to be produced by solar energy via 15-year SolAmerica agreement

December 9, 2019 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Conagra Brands, Inc. entered into a 15-year service agreement with SolAmerica Energy to place eight acres of solar panels on the company’s St. Elmo, Ill. facility property. The energy generated by the photovoltaic array will be equivalent to the amount needed to produce approximately 35 percent of all Wish-Bone salad dressingsRead More