Post Tagged with: "REC Solar"

REC Solar partner program makes small commercial financing easier

REC Solar partner program makes small commercial financing easier

July 11, 2016 at 6:30 pm Comments are Disabled

REC Solar is expanding its channel partner program to accelerate the commercial solar market. PwC recently reported that 72 percent of corporations are actively pursuing renewable energy, with 63 percent of companies becoming more inclined to purchase solar in the past six months. To meet this growing demand for solar fromRead More

SunEdison files for bankruptcy, solar industry comments

SunEdison files for bankruptcy, solar industry comments

April 22, 2016 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

SunEdison, Inc. announced that it has “commenced a process to restructure its balance sheet and position the company for the future.” Translation is the company has filed for chapter 11 — a move that had been rumored for awhile now. You may recall its Vivint deal falling through in March, butRead More

REC Solar, Sungevity form strategic partnership

REC Solar, Sungevity form strategic partnership

April 7, 2016 at 1:24 pm Comments are Disabled

REC Solar, a national provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, and Sungevity, a leader in the global solar market, announced a strategic partnership to help businesses of all sizes reduce energy costs. As part of the deal, the two leading solar providers will share sales leads appropriate to eachRead More

Have a drink on solar: Castoro Cellars winery completes 625-kW install

Have a drink on solar: Castoro Cellars winery completes 625-kW install

January 27, 2016 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Castoro Cellars has completed an installation of a massive new solar project that will allow the winery to run 100 percent on solar power. The 625-kW installation, which covers nearly three acres, will have an annual production of over 1 million kWh and eliminate an estimated $20,000 per month electricity bill. This marks theRead More

PVComplete, REC Solar team up to accelerate solar project design

PVComplete, REC Solar team up to accelerate solar project design

December 14, 2015 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

PVComplete, a solar design software provider, announced that it has selected by REC Solar as their PV project design platform. REC Solar, a national provider of commercial solar and energy solutions based in San Luis Obispo, Calif., serves customers nationwide in the retail, manufacturing, agriculture, technology, government and nonprofit sectors.Read More

Duke Energy ready to promote commercial solar+storage solution

Duke Energy ready to promote commercial solar+storage solution

December 8, 2015 at 4:29 pm 3 comments

Solar+storage gets a lot of buzz, but it is still an unknown (as we noted in this cover story). Is the tide starting to turn? Duke Energy Renewables, for one, is ready to jump in. The utility is increasing savings for commercial solar customers through an alliance with Green ChargeRead More

U.S. Army Reserve installs two solar carports totaling 280 kW

U.S. Army Reserve installs two solar carports totaling 280 kW

December 1, 2015 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

The U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) and REC Solar announced the interconnection of two solar energy carports totaling 280 kW at USAR offices in Arizona and California. The solar arrays support the Department of Defense’s (DoD) mandate of procuring 25 percent of its total facility energy from renewable sources by 2025.Read More

REC Solar connects Hawaii’s largest solar project (5 percent of Kauai’s energy)

REC Solar connects Hawaii’s largest solar project (5 percent of Kauai’s energy)

November 2, 2015 at 2:25 pm 2 comments

REC Solar announced the interconnection of a 12 MW AC solar array for Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC). The utility-scale system is the largest in the state of Hawaii and REC Solar’s largest project to date. Located in Anahola, Kaua‘i, the 60-acre PV system will generate 20 percent of the island’sRead 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

Stellar’s strong presence in the ag sector fits nicely in REC’s mid-market development wheelhouse, like this Dole Plantation in Oahu.

New Financing Model, Acquisition Position REC Solar for Commercial Success

October 1, 2015 at 1:24 pm 5 comments

The solar industry is ripe with new opportunity, both in terms of previously underserved verticals and new technology, but getting the financials in place can still be a hurdle for mid-market customers. All of these storylines intersect with what’s going on at REC Solar. REC Solar is in growth mode,Read More