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

June 12, 2020 at 9:00 am 0 comments

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

Array Technologies debuts a single-bolt clamp to speed up its DuraTrack installs with First Solar modules

Array Technologies debuts a single-bolt clamp to speed up its DuraTrack installs with First Solar modules

February 21, 2020 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

Array Technologies, market leaders in single-axis solar tracking, announced the launch of RapidClamp, a patent pending single-bolt PV module clamp technology that drastically decreases solar module installation times. “The innovative RapidClamp greatly improves module installation times for EPCs installing First Solar Series 6 modules on DuraTrack single-axis solar trackers. It’sRead More

GEM Energy constructing solar array at Ohio’s Penta Career Center with First Solar Series 6 panels

GEM Energy constructing solar array at Ohio’s Penta Career Center with First Solar Series 6 panels

January 27, 2020 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

Construction begins this spring in Perrysburg, Ohio, on a $2 million solar array that will provide nearly 60 percent of the electricity needs for Penta Career Center, a career technical high school serving 1,400 students in northwest Ohio. The fixed-tilt, ground-mount array will be located on six acres at theRead More

First Solar’s stock dropped last week after a Barclays Capital downgrade

First Solar’s stock dropped last week after a Barclays Capital downgrade

January 20, 2020 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

Investor website Motley Fool noticed that First Solar’s stock was taking a hit last week (9.8% as of their alert) and they traced the reason back to British investment bank Barclays Capital, which “downgraded First Solar two notches — all the way from overweight to underweight, assigning a target priceRead More

Details on a portfolio of five huge solar plants (1.7 GW total) coming to California, Texas via Intersect Power, Signal Energy

Details on a portfolio of five huge solar plants (1.7 GW total) coming to California, Texas via Intersect Power, Signal Energy

October 2, 2019 at 2:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Intersect Power, a utility-scale renewable energy developer, along with Chattanooga, Tenn.-based EPC Signal Energy, has five massive shovel-ready projects, located in California and Texas, ready to begin construction in 2020. Signal and Intersect have been working over the past 18 months to design this large portfolio of solar power plants thatRead More

OMCO’s Field-Fast racking design incorporates value-added touches that leverage its OEM factory-direct capability.

Saving studies for modular, FieldFast ground-mount system reveal big cost reductions

June 14, 2018 at 7:09 am Comments are Disabled

In this uncertain #TrumpTariffs market, many investors have less appetite for newer, less proven systems, seeing that as another avenue of risk in projects where pennies and seconds count more than ever. This puts the spotlight on companies and products that can deliver the most certainty in terms of upfrontRead More

Update on First Solar’s new U.S. manufacturing plant

Update on First Solar’s new U.S. manufacturing plant

May 2, 2018 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Rudolph Libbe Inc., of the Rudolph Libbe Group, will serve as design/build contractor for First Solar Inc.’s new $400 million solar module manufacturing facility in Lake Township, Ohio. Construction is expected to begin in mid-2018 on the 1 million-square-foot facility, which will manufacture Series 6 thin-film PV modules and tripleRead More

First Solar awarded 200-MW project via Georgia Power’s Renewable Energy Development Initiative

First Solar awarded 200-MW project via Georgia Power’s Renewable Energy Development Initiative

February 22, 2018 at 2:16 pm Comments are Disabled

First Solar is set to proceed with the development and construction of a 200-MWac solar power plant in Twiggs County, Ga. First Solar was awarded the installation as part of a 525 MWac RFP for Georgia Power’s Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI). “This is a tremendously exciting opportunity for FirstRead More