Post Tagged with: "Community Solar"

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 0 comments

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 0 comments

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

New Jersey solar expansion takes next steps through state legislature

New Jersey solar expansion takes next steps through state legislature

April 6, 2018 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Bills that will expand clean energy capacity in New Jersey continue to work their way through the legislature. N.J. Assemblyman John McKeon’s A3723 was passed in the Assembly Appropriations Committee and Senator Bob Smith’s S2314 was passed in the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. The companion bills will stabilize andRead More

CleanChoice Energy debuts slick platform to connect more customers to community solar

CleanChoice Energy debuts slick platform to connect more customers to community solar

April 5, 2018 at 11:24 am 0 comments

An issue for community solar, like most solar projects, is customer acquisition. CleanChoice Energy is looking to solve that with a new solution: CleanChoice Community Solar, a new platform to connect people to local community solar projects. This platform will allow customers to sign-up in less than five minutes, and manageRead More

CIT Group finances nine community solar gardens in Minnesota, developed by Nordic Solar

CIT Group finances nine community solar gardens in Minnesota, developed by Nordic Solar

April 4, 2018 at 9:43 am 0 comments

The Energy Finance unit of CIT Group‘s Commercial Finance division served as sole lead arranger and administrative agent for about $36 million in financing for Nordic Solar LLC, a developer and owner of solar energy facilities, to support the operation of a newly constructed portfolio of nine community solar garden projectsRead More

Connecticut to advance community solar program legislation

Connecticut to advance community solar program legislation

April 3, 2018 at 8:49 am 0 comments

Community solar is really capturing the imagination of state decision-makers lately. Connecticut is the most recent example with its General Assembly’s Energy & Technology Committee approving Senate Bill 336, which will establish Connecticut’s first statewide community solar program. This legislation will enable equitable access to solar energy for Connecticut residentsRead More

Delaware River Solar (PRNewsfoto/Ampion)

Delaware River Solar completes largest community solar project in New York State

April 3, 2018 at 7:33 am 0 comments

Delaware River Solar (DRS), a solar development company in New York State, and Ampion have completed the largest community distributed generation (CDG) solar project in New York State. Serving over 350 customers, the 2.7 MW array will supply clean and affordable power to residents in rural New York. Under CDG,Read More

Largest community solar project in Washington D.C. now online

Largest community solar project in Washington D.C. now online

March 27, 2018 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

WinnCompanies and Ampion announced the completion of Washington D.C.’s largest community solar project. The installation will lower energy bills for nearly 200 low-income residents in the District. “Community solar projects prove that solar is not just a luxury for those that can afford their own panels, but that solar canRead More

Arcadia Power teams with New Columbia Solar to provide community solar option in D.C.

Arcadia Power teams with New Columbia Solar to provide community solar option in D.C.

March 19, 2018 at 10:01 am 0 comments

Arcadia Power and New Columbia Solar, an energy provider to residents and businesses throughout the Washington, D.C., formed a partnership to make community solar accessible for all D.C. residents. The initial project will be the first privately-funded community solar project in D.C. and will feature a completely free, user-friendly sign-up processRead More

Strata Solar is looking to C&I, community solar as part of growth strategy

Strata Solar is looking to C&I, community solar as part of growth strategy

March 8, 2018 at 9:29 am 0 comments

N.C.-based Strata Solar says it has plans to strategically acquire commercial and industrial (C&I) and community solar assets to add to its existing portfolio of utility-scale projects. The move comes as the company, which already owns over 800 MW in assets, aims to expand its long-term ownership portfolio to nowRead More