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Module Buyer’s Guide: 10 modules to know in 2019

Module Buyer’s Guide: 10 modules to know in 2019

February 25, 2019 at 11:03 am 0 comments

For our 2019 Module Buyer’s Guide (included in the Jan/Feb issue of Solar Builder magazine) we rounded up profiles on the newest modules on the market and also surveyed solar module manufacturers on the trends they are seeing and some of the new technology to watch. The seven insights areRead More

Solar Builder 2018 Silver Project of the Year: Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

Solar Builder 2018 Silver Project of the Year: Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

November 6, 2018 at 7:01 am Comments are Disabled

This year’s Silver Project of the Year, the 18-MW Annapolis Renewable Energy Park, is an 80-acre monument to the virtues of civic collaboration. The project’s 54,000 solar panels will generate over 20,000 MWh of clean electricity each year (enough to power more than 12 percent of the city’s homes), generateRead More

Hawaiian Electric Company, U.S. Navy break ground on solar farm in O’ahu

Hawaiian Electric Company, U.S. Navy break ground on solar farm in O’ahu

April 19, 2018 at 8:24 am Comments are Disabled

REC Solar and Hawaiian Electric Co. broke ground on a 20-megawatt (MW), fixed-tilt solar facility, located at the U.S. Navy’s Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam West Loch Annex. Once completed, the West Loch solar farm will produce the lowest-cost renewable energy in the state at less than 8 cents per kilowatt-hour.Read More

REC Solar debuts new solar farm for Cal Poly, develops student education program

REC Solar debuts new solar farm for Cal Poly, develops student education program

February 6, 2018 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

Cal Poly’s new solar farm, the university’s first major energy project since announcing a goal of climate neutrality, was dedicated at a Jan. 24, ceremony at the site. The 18.5-acre solar farm will generate more than 11 million kWh per year — enough to power more than 1,000 homes, orRead More

IKEA reveals plans for PV system atop Jacksonville location

IKEA reveals plans for PV system atop Jacksonville location

June 6, 2017 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

IKEA announced plans to install solar panels atop its future Jacksonville store opening Fall 2017. Panel installation will begin this summer, with completion expected in early Fall for what will be the fifth IKEA solar array in the State of Florida. The Jacksonville store’s 251,206-square-foot solar array will consist ofRead More

REC Solar completes installation of Hawaii’s largest solar project

REC Solar completes installation of Hawaii’s largest solar project

March 22, 2017 at 7:10 am Comments are Disabled

REC Solar completed the installation of 27.6 MW of solar at the Eurus WaianaeSolar Project. The utility-scale project, whose yearly energy output is equivalent to the electricity used by 11,000 homes, is owned and operated by Eurus Energy, an independent power producer and global developer of utility scale wind andRead More

Check out the largest PV plant in Hawaii (Exosun trackers commissioned)

Check out the largest PV plant in Hawaii (Exosun trackers commissioned)

February 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Exosun, worldwide leading supplier of advanced, cost-effective solar tracking solutions for ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) plants, has successfully commissioned its solar trackers on the 40 MWp EE Waianae Solar Project in Hawaii. The Waianae solar plant, developed by Eurus Energy America, with project design and construction by REC Solar, situated inRead More

IKEA reveals plans for its latest solar installation

IKEA reveals plans for its latest solar installation

December 8, 2016 at 4:01 pm Comments are Disabled

Forward-thinking companies aren’t adding solar to their rooftops just for the financial payback — they are doing it to make a statement. (Do you know which retailer came out on top for solar capacity this year?).  IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, is one such company and announced plansRead More

SolarWorld installers now have access to project financing via REC Solar, Duke Energy

SolarWorld installers now have access to project financing via REC Solar, Duke Energy

September 13, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

U.S.-based crystalline-silicon solar technology manufacturer SolarWorld is partnering with REC Solar, a California-based leading provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, to provide financing, procurement and other services for SolarWorld installers developing commercial projects. The partnership program is designed to accelerate development of commercial projects between 50 kW and 2Read More

Watch your assets: Solar O&M tips for maximizing site ROI

Watch your assets: Solar O&M tips for maximizing site ROI

August 15, 2016 at 11:00 am 3 comments

The prodigious growth of solar power in the United States has turned what was once a boutique industry into a multibillion-dollar asset class. Cumulative installed solar PV capacity now exceeds 20 GW, with thousands of projects scattered across the country. With gigawatts now in play, this burgeoning stable of solarRead More