Post Tagged with: "Sol Systems"

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 0 comments

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

Nationwide, Sol Systems acquire largest solar energy project in Louisiana

Nationwide, Sol Systems acquire largest solar energy project in Louisiana

September 30, 2020 at 9:03 am 0 comments

Helios Infrastructure, a joint venture between Nationwide and Sol Systems, announced its acquisition of the largest solar power project in Louisiana. The 50-megawatt system is located in West Baton Rouge Parish, and it is now owned and operated by Helios. This acquisition marks the largest single project investment for HeliosRead More

Helios Infrastructure buys 47 MW Texas solar portfolio from Cypress Creek

Helios Infrastructure buys 47 MW Texas solar portfolio from Cypress Creek

September 1, 2020 at 2:31 pm 0 comments

Nationwide and Sol Systems announced their joint venture, Helios Infrastructure, completed the purchase of four operating Texas solar projects totaling 47 megawatts from Cypress Creek Renewables. A few weeks ago, Nationwide, Sol Systems and Cypress Creek announced the final portfolio sale in a 148 megawatt master purchase agreement of 20Read More

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign starts solar project construction, expects to turn on this winter

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign starts solar project construction, expects to turn on this winter

August 10, 2020 at 9:06 am Comments are Disabled

Construction is underway on the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign’s Solar Farm 2.0, with a commercial operation date expected for early 2021. The new 54-acre, 12.1 megawatt solar array is located north of Curtis Road, between First Street and U.S. Route 45, next to the Village of Savoy. OnceRead More

Microsoft, Sol Systems create cool community investment agreement fund as part of solar deal

Microsoft, Sol Systems create cool community investment agreement fund as part of solar deal

July 22, 2020 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

Sol Systems, a national solar energy finance and development firm, announced a groundbreaking initiative with Microsoft, Corp. that creates the first community investment fund and the company’s single largest renewable energy portfolio energy purchase agreement. Sol Systems and Microsoft designed the portfolio to maximize its positive environmental, community and societalRead More

How to deliver solar safely (and successfully) during COVID-19

How to deliver solar safely (and successfully) during COVID-19

May 28, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

In any scenario, the construction phase of a solar energy project brings with it a slew of logistical challenges and decision points for the delivery team. During the COVID-19 crisis, that list has understandably grown. COVID-19 has impacted all aspects of construction, both administrative and in the field. Where solarRead More

Solar farm to be installed at a University of Illinois campus via PPA with Sol Systems

Solar farm to be installed at a University of Illinois campus via PPA with Sol Systems

December 17, 2019 at 9:03 am Comments are Disabled

Sol Systems announced the execution of a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Prairieland Energy, Inc. (PEI), a University of Illinois-related organization. This 20-year PPA supports the development, construction, and operation of a 12.1 MW solar farm at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The system is projected to produce approximatelyRead More

Sol Systems, Under Armour, and Greenbacker, along with government officials cut the ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the 3 MW solar project in Capitol Heights, MD

Under Armour goes solar via 3-MW Sol Systems, Greenback project

December 3, 2019 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

Under Armour joins the ranks of corporations prioritizing renewable energy and sustainability goals. Increasingly, top U.S. corporations like Under Armour are choosing solar to power their operations, save on electricity, and reduce their carbon emissions. In fact, corporations drove nearly 25% of the total amount of solar energy capacity thatRead More

Sol Systems awarded SRECs for 80 no-cost solar systems in Washington, D.C.’s Solar for All program

Sol Systems awarded SRECs for 80 no-cost solar systems in Washington, D.C.’s Solar for All program

May 13, 2019 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

The DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) announced that Sol Systems has been awarded a five-year strip of Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) generated by an anticipated 80 rooftop solar energy systems installed on single-family households throughout the District. All 80 homes will receive their solar systems at no cost throughRead More

New solar in operation: Two facilities developed by Pine Gate Renewables

New solar in operation: Two facilities developed by Pine Gate Renewables

January 24, 2017 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Charlotte-based solar developer Pine Gate Renewables says it has achieved commercial operation for two 14 MW solar facilities on opposites ends of the country— Darlington Solar in Darlington County, S.C., and Collier Solar in Deschutes County, Ore. The projects, both financed by Pine Gate partners Live Oak Bank and Sol Systems, willRead More