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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

Standard Communities leads public-private partnership adding solar PV to Foothill Villas Apartments

Standard Communities leads public-private partnership adding solar PV to Foothill Villas Apartments

March 24, 2021 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

  Standard Communities has led a public-private partnership that acquired Foothill Villas Apartments, a 100% affordable community comprising 239 units in 37 residential buildings on a 22-acre site in San Bernardino, CA. Standard Communities completed this transaction in partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and theRead More

Solect Energy completes 273 kW of rooftop solar installations in Winchester, Massachusetts

Solect Energy completes 273 kW of rooftop solar installations in Winchester, Massachusetts

March 24, 2021 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

Town Manager Lisa Wong has announced that Solect Energy has completed the installation of three different rooftop solar energy systems which total over 273 kW in the Town of Winchester, Massachusetts. Safari Energy owns the new installations that include 69-kW DC at the Winchester Vinson Owen School, 76-kW DC at WinchesterRead 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

Two Ameresco solar sites will save Rhode Island Airport Corp. over $790K annually

Two Ameresco solar sites will save Rhode Island Airport Corp. over $790K annually

March 24, 2021 at 9:53 am 0 comments

Ameresco has achieved commercial operation at its solar energy site in Tiverton, Rhode Island, and mechanical completion at its site in Cumberland, Rhode Island. Both milestones mark meaningful steps in the advancement of solar energy resources within the state. Commercial operation of the Cumberland project is expected to be achievedRead More

Colorado State University to double solar production with Namasté Solar project

Colorado State University to double solar production with Namasté Solar project

March 19, 2021 at 10:27 am 0 comments

In October 2020, Colorado State University awarded a renewable energy project to Namasté Solar and financial partner Solaris Energy. Namasté Solar will develop, design, and construct the 5.5-MW of solar power across 21 sites on the CSU campus in Fort Collins, with Solaris Energy funding the project. Sites include the JohnsonRead More

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

Russelectric debuts Advanced Microgrid Control Solution

March 8, 2021 at 4:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, announced its Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, adding value to a facility’s infrastructure through power quality, resiliency, cost reduction, carbon minimization and grid market transaction participation. At the core of the Advanced Microgrid Control Solution, Russelectric’s transfer switches, switchgear, and power controllers provide hardware, data, and controlRead More

Time to revisit standalone solutions to solve rapid shutdown system design

Time to revisit standalone solutions to solve rapid shutdown system design

March 8, 2021 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Rapid shutdown probably feels like old news at this point, but the product market is just now hitting its stride. Initially, the NEC 2017 and 2020 code changes directly favored the technology of certain module-level power electronic brands, and early versions of inverter-agnostic rapid shutdown devices that paired with stringRead More

Hershey’s big environmental plans include two utility-scale solar PPAs

Hershey’s big environmental plans include two utility-scale solar PPAs

March 4, 2021 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

The Hershey Co. announced a slew of commitments to advance its environmental progress and contribute to global climate action. In 2019, the company committed to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to audit its operations and develop targets to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions in line with the best available climateRead More

Target and its major suppliers sign PPAs for two solar projects in Texas

Target and its major suppliers sign PPAs for two solar projects in Texas

March 4, 2021 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

In 2019, Target said it planned to source 100% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030. This week, the retail giant shared the next steps: three new renewable energy projects that will address nearly a quarter of its electricity use, two of which are solar. Along with its existingRead More