Post Tagged with: "Distributed Solar Development"

DSD and Sunset Development break ground at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, Calif.

DSD and Sunset Development break ground at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, Calif.

April 29, 2021 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

Distributed Solar Development has broken ground on a 1.283-MW solar + 1.34 MWh storage installation at the premiere Bishop Ranch business park and mixed-use development in San Ramon, California. The rooftop and canopy system is expected to offset Bishop Ranch’s energy usage by 90%, while the combined on-site storage system willRead More

Distributed Solar Development secures $150 million to fund its C&I solar pipeline

Distributed Solar Development secures $150 million to fund its C&I solar pipeline

March 3, 2021 at 3:54 pm Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development (DSD) secured a two-year, $150 million construction revolver with Rabobank, a global food and agribusiness bank and leader in sustainability-oriented banking, to finance its expanding pipeline of distributed generation solar projects in the commercial and industrial (C&I) market. The flexible structure of the Rabobank construction revolver alignsRead More

DSD shows off first of eight solar carports for IKEA stores in Maryland and California

DSD shows off first of eight solar carports for IKEA stores in Maryland and California

February 26, 2021 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development­­ (DSD) has completed a custom solar carport designed and built for IKEA Baltimore. Initial results exceeded expectations with the location seeing an 84% decrease in the amount of energy needed to be purchased between September – December 2020, equating to a 57% cost savings for the store.Read More

DSD scoops up two-project community solar portfolio in New York

DSD scoops up two-project community solar portfolio in New York

January 6, 2021 at 12:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development (DSD) has acquired a two-project, 10 MW community solar portfolio in Lenox, New York. Both projects are ground-mounted and were purchased 75% complete from a mid-stage development partner. DSD will oversee project management through the rest of construction, which is being done by High Peaks Solar of Wynantskill,Read More

Distributed Solar Development buys 17 MW community solar portfolio in New York

Distributed Solar Development buys 17 MW community solar portfolio in New York

December 4, 2020 at 9:45 am Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development (DSD) has acquired a three-project, 17-MW community solar portfolio from Source Renewables, a New York State developer focused on community solar assets. The three projects, one of which includes solar and storage, were developed by Source Renewables from greenfield, and are expected to reach commercial operation nextRead More

Financing Trends: Four signs solar is still strong despite the pandemic

Financing Trends: Four signs solar is still strong despite the pandemic

November 5, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Financing is the lifeblood of solar projects, and the key to a sustainable energy future. If you want to understand the health of the solar market and where it’s headed, the state of financing is a good place to start, especially in a year with as much disruption and uncertaintyRead More

Distributed Solar Development acquires Massachusetts community solar portfolio

Distributed Solar Development acquires Massachusetts community solar portfolio

August 10, 2020 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development has acquired a four-project, 3.9 megawatt community solar portfolio in Massachusetts. The four projects are currently under construction and will be among the first Massachusetts SMART program rooftop projects to reach commercial operation, which is expected later this year. “Massachusetts’ growing community solar program demonstrates how statesRead More

Distributed Solar Development adds community solar portfolio via Oak Leaf Energy Partners

Distributed Solar Development adds community solar portfolio via Oak Leaf Energy Partners

July 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Distributed Solar Development has acquired a four-project, 7.9 MW community solar portfolio from Oak Leaf Energy Partners. Located in Arapahoe and Adams counties in the greater Denver area, the portfolio is DSD’s first third-party acquisition from a development partner as the company continues to expand its larger asset acquisitions strategy.Read More

BlackRock, GE-backed DSD closes on funding for $250 million distributed generation project portfolio

BlackRock, GE-backed DSD closes on funding for $250 million distributed generation project portfolio

October 23, 2019 at 12:38 pm 1 comment

Distributed Solar Development (DSD) – a business backed by BlackRock Real Assets’ Global Renewable Power platform and GE Renewable Energy – just announced the closing of a $250 million fund financed by Morgan Stanley, Silicon Valley Bank and Fifth Third Bank to fund a portfolio of distributed generation projects throughRead More

GE Solar sells majority stake in new distributed solar + storage venture to BlackRock

GE Solar sells majority stake in new distributed solar + storage venture to BlackRock

July 18, 2019 at 12:40 pm Comments are Disabled

GE Solar and BlackRock rocked the renewable energy sector with the formation of a new business, Distributed Solar Development, a GE Renewable Energy Venture (DSD). The company will be 80 percent owned by a fund managed by BlackRock Real Assets and 20 percent owned by GE Renewable Energy and willRead More