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Solar Builder names Editor’s Choice Award winners for 2020

Solar Builder names Editor’s Choice Award winners for 2020

November 18, 2020 at 8:00 am 0 comments

After the Solar Builder readers cast their votes to choose our annual Project of the Year winners, Solar Builder’s editor gets to pick his favorites among the Project of the Year field of nominees. In a variety of categories from the Most Resilient to the Coolest Carport, here are the 2020 SolarRead More

Solar + Storage Project of the Year 2020: Amesbury Landfill

Solar + Storage Project of the Year 2020: Amesbury Landfill

November 12, 2020 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Amesbury, Mass. | 4.5 MW solar, 3.8 MWh storage Developer: Kearsarge Energy, LP Contractor: CS Energy Modules: Hanwha Group Inverters: Sungrow Storage: NEC Mounting: RBI Solar The 2020 Solar + Storage Project of the Year, as voted on by the readers of Solar Builder, is the Amesbury Landfill Project inRead More

Soltage, Basalt invest in 28-MW solar portfolio across New Jersey, Illinois, South Carolina

Soltage, Basalt invest in 28-MW solar portfolio across New Jersey, Illinois, South Carolina

July 29, 2020 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

Independent power producer Soltage LLC and infrastructure equity investment fund Basalt Infrastructure Partners are investing in a 28-MW solar portfolio that includes 10 solar projects located in New Jersey, Illinois and South Carolina. All projects are under construction and will be placed in service in 2020 and 2021. The investment was fundedRead More

Ballasted Solar FlexRack installed by Signal Energy

Resolving Complexities in a Landfill Community Solar Project, part 3: The COVID-19 Challenge

July 1, 2020 at 8:00 am 5 comments

Located on the outskirts of Beverly, Mass., in Essex County, the Beverly Community Solar Project was four and a half years in the making. Early challenges included waiting for an open incentive program that would make the project economically viable. In late 2018, Massachusetts introduced its new solar incentive program,Read More

Beverly Landfill Solar Project

Resolving Complexities in a Landfill Community Solar Project, part 2: Construction

June 25, 2020 at 8:01 am Comments are Disabled

Located on the outskirts of Beverly, Mass., in Essex County, the Beverly Community Solar Project was four and a half years in the making. Early challenges included waiting for an open incentive program that would make the project economically viable. In late 2018, Massachusetts introduced its new solar incentive program,Read More

Kearsarge Energy retains GZA to support brownfield solar project in Massachusetts

Kearsarge Energy retains GZA to support brownfield solar project in Massachusetts

June 3, 2020 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Kearsarge Energy and the Town of Montague, Mass., have tabbed the engineering serviced of GZA to support the brownfield development of a new 3-MW solar energy farm. The project will also involve capping a long-abandoned landfill in the Western Massachusetts community. The new Montague project will include over 7,000 PV panelsRead More

PSE&G landfill solar farm named New Jersey Renewable Energy Project of the Year

PSE&G landfill solar farm named New Jersey Renewable Energy Project of the Year

September 29, 2015 at 5:17 pm Comments are Disabled

The New Jersey Association of Energy Engineers (NJAEE) has selected Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s (PSE&G’s) Kinsley Solar Farm as its 2014 renewable energy project of the year. The award was presented at the NJAEE annual awards gala held in Woodbridge, NJ. The 11.18-MW DC Kinsley Solar Farm is locatedRead More

GameChange mounting 25-MW of systems in landfills across three states

GameChange mounting 25-MW of systems in landfills across three states

August 25, 2015 at 11:08 am 1 comment

GameChange Racking will be shipping 25-MW of its Pour-in-Place Ballasted Ground Systems for installation on landfill sites in Maryland, Connecticut and New Jersey over the next two months. “Our Pour-in-Place Ballasted Ground System is suitable not only for landfill applications but also for rocky sites which make installing piles challenging,” said Derick Botha,Read More

OnForce Solar Installs GameChange Racking on 2.5-MW Landfill Project

OnForce Solar Installs GameChange Racking on 2.5-MW Landfill Project

November 6, 2014 at 3:57 pm 1 comment

GameChange Racking today announced the Pour-in-Place Ballasted Ground System was utilized in the installation of a landfill solar system. OnForce Solar, a leading provider of solar energy systems, recently completed construction of the large-scale 2.364-MW solar array built on a decommissioned, capped landfill in West Nyack for the Town ofRead More

OnForce Solar Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array on NY Capped Landfill

OnForce Solar Completes 2.4-MW Solar Array on NY Capped Landfill

October 29, 2014 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

OnForce Solar, a leading provider of solar energy systems, announced that they have completed construction on a large-scale, 2.364-MW solar array built on 13 acres of a decommissioned, capped landfill in West Nyack for the Town of Clarkstown. This solar installation is the first of its kind built on aRead More