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D.C.’s largest solar canopy unveiled at Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus

D.C.’s largest solar canopy unveiled at Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus

April 28, 2021 at 12:49 pm 0 comments

The District’s largest solar canopy was unveiled on the grounds of the Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus (RIC), located on the former Walter Reed Army Medical Center campus. Several representatives from District government and the business community participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the installation, which is partRead More

The historic Thurgood Marshall Center goes solar with New Columbia Solar

The historic Thurgood Marshall Center goes solar with New Columbia Solar

April 27, 2021 at 8:04 am 0 comments

The Thurgood Marshall Center stands tall in the heart of a once segregated Washington, DC as a National Historic Landmark. As the first Black YMCA in the United States, and now the home of Thurgood Marshall Center Trust (TMCT), the next 20 years will be powered by a rooftop solarRead More

New Columbia Solar has built a $75M fund dedicated to Washington, DC solar projects

New Columbia Solar has built a $75M fund dedicated to Washington, DC solar projects

February 24, 2021 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

New Columbia Solar (NCS) has closed its second tax equity deal with Franklin Park Infrastructure as well as a loan facility provided by Amalgamated Bank and Live Oak Bank. The new financing, together with NCS’s own investment into the portfolio, will comprise a $75M portfolio of DC-based solar projects, addingRead More

Top solar organizations launch Renewables Forward, a diversity and inclusion initiative

Top solar organizations launch Renewables Forward, a diversity and inclusion initiative

October 14, 2020 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

A group of leading solar and renewable energy companies and trade organizations have launched an initiative, Renewables Forward, to take action and develop concrete steps to increase workforce diversity and inclusion throughout the industry. Leaders from across the industry have come together to share experiences, evaluate best practices and makeRead 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

New Columbia Solar completes standout solar system atop MLS stadium

New Columbia Solar completes standout solar system atop MLS stadium

September 9, 2020 at 2:20 pm 1 comment

Audi Field, the home of Major League Soccer club, D.C. United, has partnered with New Columbia Solar, a D.C.-based solar energy company, to complete a 627.8 kW-sized solar system across the stadium’s canopies and rooftop. Construction was completed in May of 2020 with the assistance of Commonwealth Power, LLC. ThisRead More

Cool solar project in Washington, D.C., includes financial aid to low-income residents

Cool solar project in Washington, D.C., includes financial aid to low-income residents

August 4, 2020 at 11:50 am Comments are Disabled

George Washington University has begun a new solar project that will increase solar electricity in Washington, D.C. as well as provide financial assistance to low-to-moderate-income residents across the district. The university provided rooftop space on five campus buildings for solar photovoltaic panels, while New Columbia Solar, a D.C.-based solar energyRead More

New Columbia Solar closes huge tax equity deal to finance Washington D.C. PV projects

New Columbia Solar closes huge tax equity deal to finance Washington D.C. PV projects

May 18, 2020 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

New Columbia Solar, a Washington, D.C., independent power producer, closed a $40 million tax equity partnership with Franklin Park Infrastructure to finance DC-based solar projects throughout 2020 and 2021. This investment is the largest known tax equity investment dedicated explicitly to solar projects in the District of Columbia. With overRead More

New Columbia Solar and CleanChoice Energy add 1 MW of new community solar in Washington D.C.

New Columbia Solar and CleanChoice Energy add 1 MW of new community solar in Washington D.C.

September 30, 2019 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

CleanChoice Energy and New Columbia Solar, the District’s largest solar energy company, have opened 1 megawatts of new community solar projects to residents of the District of Columbia. The new community solar portfolio will serve nearly two hundred D.C. residents; allowing more people to save money on their utility billsRead More

DC Sustainable Energy Utility names nine contractors to install 7 MW of lower income solar via Solar for All

DC Sustainable Energy Utility names nine contractors to install 7 MW of lower income solar via Solar for All

May 24, 2019 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

In partnership with the District Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE), the DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) announced plans to work with nine contractors to bring over 7 MW of solar to income-qualified DC residents through its Solar for All program this year. The Solar for All program serves bothRead More