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Kresge Foundation makes a $3 million commitment to solar + storage development in disadvantaged communities

Kresge Foundation makes a $3 million commitment to solar + storage development in disadvantaged communities

January 16, 2020 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

The Kresge Foundation, Clean Energy Group (CEG) and New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation (NYCEEC) announced groundbreaking $3.3 million commitment this week – through a Kresge loan guarantee and connected grants – to accelerate the market development of solar PV plus battery storage (solar+storage) technologies in historically underserved communities. TheRead More

How supplier financial stability protects your business

How supplier financial stability protects your business

January 16, 2020 at 8:03 am Comments are Disabled

As the lifeblood of a solar company’s operations, your suppliers must be fully reliable, and that means being financially stable and secure. Making sure your suppliers are fully vetted for reliability and financial stability could actually be the most important task undertaken to ensure business success and growth in theRead 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

Greenbacker and Encore Renewable Energy reach agreement on a 14 project solar portfolio sale

Greenbacker and Encore Renewable Energy reach agreement on a 14 project solar portfolio sale

December 16, 2019 at 2:45 pm Comments are Disabled

  Through a wholly-owned subsidiary, Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC  signed the rights to purchase a 27.7 MWdc, 14 project solar portfolio from Encore Renewable Energy and closed a $4 million equipment loan facility with Encore to support safe harbor efforts ahead of the investment tax credit (ITC) phasedown scheduledRead More

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Leyline Renewable Capital nets $150 million investment to pump into U.S. solar project development

October 22, 2019 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Newlight Partners LP announced a $150 million investment in Leyline Renewable Capital, a provider of development financing across several renewable energy sectors. Leyline says it plans to identify and provide development-stage debt and equity to support renewable energy projects throughout the United States. To date, the Leyline team has developed, financedRead More

Acciona enters U.S. solar market with big project development portfolio buy from Tenaska

Acciona enters U.S. solar market with big project development portfolio buy from Tenaska

October 21, 2019 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

Spain-based renewable energy infrastructure company Acciona signed an agreement with Tenaska to acquire a portfolio of greenfield photovoltaic (PV) solar and energy storage projects in the U.S. The development portfolio comprises approximately 3 GW of utility-scale solar and 1 GW of co-located solar and energy storage. The transaction includes 20Read More

SenseHawk adds applications to handle solar plant design, construction and O&M

SenseHawk adds applications to handle solar plant design, construction and O&M

September 30, 2019 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

AI-powered solar software provider SenseHawk announced three new applications to SenseHawk Core, its cloud-based platform for solar, at Solar Power International. SenseHawk Core is a completely integrated set of applications to support everything from solar plant design and construction to operation and maintenance. The three new applications are: SenseHawk App forRead More

Hey renewable energy developers — PG&E has issued a call for project proposals

Hey renewable energy developers — PG&E has issued a call for project proposals

April 27, 2017 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) sent out call for proposals for renewable energy developers to build new projects for a clean energy program available to PG&E customers. The sites are for PG&E’s Regional Renewable Choice program that will expand renewable energy access by enabling customers to work directly withRead More

IGS Solar partners with financial group to work on new portfolio of solar projects

IGS Solar partners with financial group to work on new portfolio of solar projects

March 29, 2017 at 8:02 am Comments are Disabled

Financial services group ORIX USA formed a partnership with IGS Solar (IGS), a turnkey commercial and residential solar provider. Together, ORIX and IGS will develop, acquire and operate a nationwide portfolio of commercial and industrial solar energy generation products across the United States. Committed to growing its renewable energy businessRead More

Reasons investors should leave oil and gas behind in favor of solar farms

Reasons investors should leave oil and gas behind in favor of solar farms

January 10, 2017 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Investors who would have traditionally turned to oil and gas are quickly turning to investing in large solar farm projects in the U.S., according to Innovative Solar Systems (ISS), which makes sense because of the high returns and the fact that there is no guess work as to which sites willRead More