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New Jersey extends Solar 4 All program (will invest $80 million in brownfield, landfill projects)

New Jersey extends Solar 4 All program (will invest $80 million in brownfield, landfill projects)

December 6, 2016 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has approved an extension to PSE&G’s Solar 4 All program. The approval authorizes PSE&G to invest up to $80 million over the next three years to build an additional 33 MWdc of solar farms on landfills and brownfields in PSE&G’s electric service territory.Read More

New distributed generation fund launched by Empower Energies, WGL Energy Systems

New distributed generation fund launched by Empower Energies, WGL Energy Systems

December 6, 2016 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Empower Energies and WGL Energy Systems, which operates distributed generation systems in 19 states and the District of Columbia, have launched a Distributed Generation Fund for PV solar projects, together with a leading global strategic tax equity investor. With a two-year funding commitment, Empower and WGL Energy Systems plan to originate,Read More

Open Energy closes $1.6 million loan to fund offsite solar development in New York

Open Energy closes $1.6 million loan to fund offsite solar development in New York

July 5, 2016 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Open Energy, a provider of debt financing solutions for commercial solar projects, has announced the closing of a loan totaling $1.6 million to an affiliate of EnterSolar, a provider of solar photovoltaic solutions to the commercial marketplace. The loan provides project financing for an offsite, ground mount solar installation thatRead More

Innovative Solar Systems looking for investors to expand

Innovative Solar Systems looking for investors to expand

December 7, 2015 at 2:11 pm 1 comment

One of the largest developers of utility scale solar farm projects in the United States, Innovative Solar Systems LLC, is seeking to raise capital to expand operations. ISS has a portfolio of projects that total over 2 GW and has plans to increase its portfolio to over 5 GW by 2018.Read More

Solar Frontier sells 15-MW project to Southern Power, Turner Renewable Energy

Solar Frontier sells 15-MW project to Southern Power, Turner Renewable Energy

October 27, 2015 at 12:30 pm 2 comments

Solar Frontier, a CIS solar energy solutions provider, reports that its sold a 15-MW PV solar project to Southern Power and Turner Renewable Energy. Southern Power is a subsidiary of Southern Co., a national leader in providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy, and Turner Renewable Energy is an investorRead More

ClearGrid Energy partners with Mass. solar developer to find new sites

ClearGrid Energy partners with Mass. solar developer to find new sites

October 23, 2015 at 11:03 am 1 comment

ClearGrid Energy, a community and utility-scale solar developer, is partnering with Citizens Energy Corp., a major solar power developer in Massachusetts, to find sites for solar installations across Massachusetts. ClearGrid finds solar sites by using a proprietary algorithm-driven site acquisition engine and is currently raising a round of investment toRead More

Michigan breaks ground on largest community solar project

Michigan breaks ground on largest community solar project

October 5, 2015 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Officials from Consumers Energy and Grand Valley State University celebrated their collaboration to expand renewable energy in Michigan, breaking ground on a new, 17-acre community solar project. “We thank Grand Valley State University for helping us take a Michigan-first approach to a sustainable future for our state,” said Dan Malone,Read More

Skylar Resources acquires rights to develop 180-MW Nevada solar project

Skylar Resources acquires rights to develop 180-MW Nevada solar project

October 5, 2015 at 9:52 am 1 comment

Skylar Resources L.P. acquired 100 percent interest in the option rights to develop the 180-MW Townsite PV project that KOWEPO Americas developed in Boulder City, Nev. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Located 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas, the Townsite project is shovel-ready, fully permitted and ITC eligible. The projectRead More

GeoCF’s Smart Power Maps evaluates utility-scale solar development #SPIcon

GeoCF’s Smart Power Maps evaluates utility-scale solar development #SPIcon

September 16, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

GeoCF, the Austin, TX-based software company specializing in geospatial software solutions, introduced Smart Power Maps, a comprehensive software platform for utility-scale solar project evaluation and development. Smart Power Maps gives solar developers, utilities and investors the ability to bring large-scale solar projects to market faster with lower cost of capital. GeoCFRead More

SolyMoly launches online shopping for solar energy

SolyMoly launches online shopping for solar energy

September 2, 2015 at 12:40 pm 1 comment

The solar industry is drawing interest across the United States. The Obama administration is trying to push solar more and more, and Google announced its interest in solar planning. What’s bigger than those two things? But turning interest and curiosity into a solar install still brings a lot of unknowns. SolyMoly, theRead More