Post Tagged with: "First Solar"

Merit Controls explains its growing turnkey control system, power plant modeling services

Merit Controls explains its growing turnkey control system, power plant modeling services

November 24, 2020 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Merit Controls, a provider of power control systems and grid integration solutions for utility-scale applications, has significantly enlarged its commercial and industrial project portfolio. In addition to the recently announced 284 megawatts Azure Sky solar and storage project with partner Enel Green Power, Merit Controls continues to expand into wind,Read More

High school student gets solar industry partners to donate full PV system to a New Jersey food pantry

High school student gets solar industry partners to donate full PV system to a New Jersey food pantry

November 18, 2020 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

The Flemington Area Food Pantry, serving Hunterdon County, N.J., celebrated and unveiled their brand new solar array installation this week — a project was made possible by a collaborative donation effort among notable solar industry leaders and community volunteers, each supplying their individual components. Among all of the parties who contributedRead More

Alliance forms to promote ‘low-carbon’ solar PV module production

Alliance forms to promote ‘low-carbon’ solar PV module production

October 12, 2020 at 12:47 pm 0 comments

So, this is interesting: Some solar industry manufacturers teamed up to form a new alliance to promote the deployment of ultra low-carbon solar energy. The Ultra Low-Carbon Solar Alliance, including companies such as Hemlock Semiconductor, First Solar, NorSun, Q CELLS, REC Silicon and Wacker, plan to promote market awareness around howRead More

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

September 14, 2020 at 11:59 am 5 comments

Solar Builder readers submitted their coolest, most innovative and noteworthy solar projects of the last 12 months, and after combing through another record amount of submissions, we’ve narrowed the field to these 2020 Project of the Year nominees! This year the field is divided into FIVE categories: Residential (single-family, multi-family)Read More

Big deal: Kinect Solar is bringing First Solar PV modules to the distributed generation market

Big deal: Kinect Solar is bringing First Solar PV modules to the distributed generation market

September 9, 2020 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

Kinect Solar has entered into an agreement with First Solar to serve the distributed generation (DG) market with high-performance photovoltaic (PV) modules designed and engineered in America. A leader in the utility-scale market, First Solar is America’s largest PV module producer, shipping over 25 gigawatts (GW) of American solar technologyRead More

Prospero I, a 379MW solar farm under construction in Andrews County, Texas, is co-owned by Longroad Energy and AIP.  The project, one of the largest in the US, will be comprised of nearly 3.2 million PV panels and is expected to be completed in Q2 2020.

Longroad Energy finances 331-MW Prospero 2 solar project, includes two PPAs

August 27, 2020 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

Longroad Energy Holdings, a US-based renewable energy developer, owner and operator, announced the financial close and commencement of construction of the Prospero 2 Solar Project, a 331 megawatt direct current project located in Andrews County, TX. Longroad will manage construction as well as continue to own the $320 million project,Read More

This Ohio school district solar project via C2 Energy Capital highlights value of partnerships

This Ohio school district solar project via C2 Energy Capital highlights value of partnerships

July 29, 2020 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

C2 Energy Capital LLC, a rapidly growing developer and investor in renewable energy and storage assets, announced the completion of a 1-MW solar power project for the Otsego Local School District located near Bowling Green, Ohio. The company financed, owns and operates the project. The first clean energy project ofRead More

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First Solar alumni form REPlantSolutions to provide plant controls, trunk bus products

June 12, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

REPlantSolutions, an Arizona start-up founded by First Solar alumni, launched this week to support the needs of solar developers and asset owners with field-proven solutions under license from First Solar. “We have brought together some of the most experienced technologists in the industry to lead the transition to dispatchable, cost-optimizedRead More

A key to solar’s growth in Arkansas? Supplier partnerships

A key to solar’s growth in Arkansas? Supplier partnerships

April 30, 2020 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Entegrity Energy Partners is a Little Rock, Ark.-based Energy Service Performance contractor with a rich history of working with public school districts and deep roots in Arkansas going back to 1949 with partner company Nabholz Construction. As an energy performance contractor, Entegrity business is focused on saving its clients moneyRead More

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Two California CCAs sign solar, storage agreements with First Solar

April 22, 2020 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

First Solar signed two 15-year Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Community Choice Aggregators (CCAs) Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP) and Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE). The project will be powered by First Solar’s proprietary thin film module technology, designed and developed at the Company’s research and development (R&D) centers inRead More