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Expand the growth of community solar with factory-direct systems

July 12, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

As of Q1 in 2018, there have been 1,023 MW of community solar projects installed across 26 of the 50 U.S. states, with another 3 GW of expansion projected over the coming years. One of the ways this gets easier is by helping Community Solar projects get off the groundRead More

Nautilus Solar debuting 13-MW of community solar in Minnesota

Nautilus Solar debuting 13-MW of community solar in Minnesota

June 27, 2018 at 2:50 pm 0 comments

Nautilus Solar Energy LLC will be cutting the ribbon on a portfolio of 13.3-MW of community solar projects in, surprise: Minnesota, a leading state for community solar. The solar projects are part of Xcel Energy’s Solar*Rewards Community Program and are 100 percent subscribed by a diverse set of regional customersRead More

Crowd Sourced: Details on a plan for drastic cost reductions, wide deployment of community-scale solar

Crowd Sourced: Details on a plan for drastic cost reductions, wide deployment of community-scale solar

June 1, 2018 at 7:30 am Comments are Disabled

Community solar to this point has been more of a riddle than a segment. Generally referring to shared solar development that accepts capital from and provides output credit to subscribers and other investors, the potential of the community solar segment is massive. Removing roof and space constraints from the equation,Read More

And this time, they mean it

Blockbuster New Jersey solar bill raises RPS to 50 percent by 2030, enables community solar

May 24, 2018 at 4:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Surrounded by solar industry and advocates, N.J. Governor Phil Murphy signed a historic bill that will stabilize the solar market through 2021 by (deep breath) … increasing the solar target, losing the current solar renewable energy credit trading program in an orderly way, reducing the overall cost of the currentRead More

Community solar wave sweeps through country — how solar installers benefit

Community solar wave sweeps through country — how solar installers benefit

May 17, 2018 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

A recent article in Forbes Magazine suggested there are 320 GW of untapped solar potential in the United States. To tap the market, however, solar installers have to think outside traditional solar production models. One model gaining traction throughout the United States is community solar, a way to share the benefitsRead More

ForeFront Power has more than a decade of renewable industry experience, serving business, public sector, and wholesale power customers around the world. Our team has developed over 800 MW of capacity across more than 1,000 projects, targeted on assisting public sector agencies and C&I firms to deliver the most impactful behind-the-meter, virtual, and wholesale solutions. (PRNewsfoto/ForeFront Power)

First community solar project in PG&E’s Regional Renewable Choice program on the way

May 14, 2018 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

ForeFront Power will build the first community solar project for PG&E’s Regional Renewable Choice program. The program allows PG&E customers, including those who rent or cannot install on-site solar, the option of purchasing up to 100 percent renewable energy from an off-site location. PG&E’s Regional Renewable Choice program gives residential andRead More

SEPA: Community solar capacity doubled in 2017, driven by third-parties

SEPA: Community solar capacity doubled in 2017, driven by third-parties

May 8, 2018 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Community solar capacity in the United States more than doubled between 2016 and 2017, from 347 megawatts (MW) at the end of 2016, to 734 MW at the end of 2017. At present, 228 utilities in 36 states have active community solar programs. Those figures are part of the findingsRead More

CleanChoice Energy launches its community solar portal for Minnesota

CleanChoice Energy launches its community solar portal for Minnesota

May 8, 2018 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

  CleanChoice Energy Community Solar in Minnesota is now up and running with more than 42 MW of community solar capacity. The new capacity — available for both commercial and residential customers — is being supplied by eight community solar farms owned and operated by Cypress Creek Renewables. The farmsRead More

Sterling, MA residents, elected officials and solar and energy storage professionals joined Origis Energy USA and Sterling Municipal Light Department at today's Sterling Community Solar + Energy Storage project dedication event. The project marked the first solar plus storage project in operation in Massachusetts. (Photo: Business Wire)

Massachusetts’ first community solar plus storage project now operational

April 19, 2018 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

Origis Energy USA and Sterling Municipal Light Department (SMLD) serving the Town of Sterling, Mass., completed the Sterling Community Solar + Energy Storage project, which is the first community solar plus storage and the first operational solar plus storage installation in Massachusetts, the project couples a 1 MWac rooftop solar installationRead More

Clean Energy Collective RooflessSolar program now up and running in New York

Clean Energy Collective RooflessSolar program now up and running in New York

April 10, 2018 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Clean Energy Collective (CEC), North America’s leading community solar developer and solutions provider, is now accepting reservations in New York for its popular RooflessSolar program. One of the most highly sought-after programs in the state, RooflessSolar provides qualified Orange & Rockland and Central Hudson residential electricity customers guaranteed, risk-free savingsRead More