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sPower wins 68.8-MW Southern California Public Power Authority

sPower wins 68.8-MW Southern California Public Power Authority

October 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

sPower, a prominent renewable energy provider, has been awarded a 20-year PPA with Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA) to provide 68.8 MW DC of solar power. Participating member agencies are the cities of Azusa, Colton, Riverside and Vernon. The sPower Antelope DSR 1 and 2 facilities will be constructed on roughlyRead More

SunEdison completes 2-MW solar plant in Maryland

SunEdison completes 2-MW solar plant in Maryland

October 22, 2015 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

SunEdison, Inc. completed construction on a 2-MW solar power plant for the Town of Elkton, Md. The mayor and commissioners approved a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with SunEdison to buy the solar power generated by the system and estimate that it will save the town more than $2 million on electricityRead More

Niner Wine Estates achieves net-zero energy via REC Solar

Niner Wine Estates achieves net-zero energy via REC Solar

October 14, 2015 at 2:03 pm 1 comment

REC Solar, a national provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, announced the interconnection of two solar energy arrays totaling 388 kW at Niner Wine Estates in Paso Robles, Calif. Together, the systems will provide enough clean energy to power 100 percent of Niner’s 46-acre Heart Hill Vineyard, including theRead More

AET to provide racking system for 252 kW Microgrid Energy rooftop project

AET to provide racking system for 252 kW Microgrid Energy rooftop project

October 14, 2015 at 10:57 am 3 comments

  Applied Energy Technologies (AET), a preferred supplier of commercial and utility-scale racking systems and one of the top 10 solar racking companies in the United States, was selected by Microgrid Energy to supply its Rayport-B ECO roof ballast system for a 252 kW project in Joliet, Ill. The buildingRead More

Take a look at Utah’s largest privately owned solar array

Take a look at Utah’s largest privately owned solar array

October 9, 2015 at 2:45 pm 3 comments

Rio Tinto Stadium, the home of Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake as well as the USL Real Monarchs, flipped the ceremonial switch on the state of Utah’s largest privately-owned solar array. The 2-MW system was installed by Auric Solar. (Lots of pics at the end of the story). The solarRead More

Michigan breaks ground on largest community solar project

Michigan breaks ground on largest community solar project

October 5, 2015 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Officials from Consumers Energy and Grand Valley State University celebrated their collaboration to expand renewable energy in Michigan, breaking ground on a new, 17-acre community solar project. “We thank Grand Valley State University for helping us take a Michigan-first approach to a sustainable future for our state,” said Dan Malone,Read More

Skylar Resources acquires rights to develop 180-MW Nevada solar project

Skylar Resources acquires rights to develop 180-MW Nevada solar project

October 5, 2015 at 9:52 am 1 comment

Skylar Resources L.P. acquired 100 percent interest in the option rights to develop the 180-MW Townsite PV project that KOWEPO Americas developed in Boulder City, Nev. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Located 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas, the Townsite project is shovel-ready, fully permitted and ITC eligible. The projectRead More

NEXTracker ships self-powered solar trackers to big SunEdison project in Latin America

NEXTracker ships self-powered solar trackers to big SunEdison project in Latin America

October 1, 2015 at 5:44 pm 1 comment

NEXTracker, designer and manufacturer of advanced single axis PV trackers, completed a 110 MW DC shipment of its Self-Powered Tracker (SPT) to SunEdison’s Quilapilún power plant in the Santiago metropolitan region of Chile. Once completed, the project will be SunEdison’s largest in South America and the first such project in aRead 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

Bristol Community College shows off 3.2 MW solar parking canopy

Bristol Community College shows off 3.2 MW solar parking canopy

September 24, 2015 at 12:25 pm 2 comments

When students returned this fall to the campus of Bristol Community College they were met with a dazzling sight—New England’s largest solar parking canopy. The 3.2 megawatt solar array, which can produce enough power to meet half of the campus’ energy needs, covers 800 parking spaces on the Fall River,Read More