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Brisbane, Calif. asked for solar production instead of just pricing in this bid and Sunterra Solar delivered

Brisbane, Calif. asked for solar production instead of just pricing in this bid and Sunterra Solar delivered

October 11, 2019 at 9:31 am 0 comments

A new 168-kilowatt solar energy system is now operational in the City of Brisbane, Calif., thanks to Sunterra Solar. The SunPower rooftop PV system was installed on Brisbane’s City Hall as part of the City’s comprehensive sustainability and energy efficiency program. In its first six months of operation, the city’sRead More

Contra Costa County uses SunPower to hedge against peak electric rates

Contra Costa County uses SunPower to hedge against peak electric rates

October 8, 2019 at 8:30 am 0 comments

Contra Costa County in California recently selected SunPower to deploy a mix of Helix Roof and Carport solar systems at 10 locations totaling 3.7 megawatts, which is expected to offset approximately 68 percent grid electricity and save $16.5 million in energy costs over 25 years. Three of those sites willRead More

SunPower debuts its new energy storage platform for homeowners

SunPower debuts its new energy storage platform for homeowners

September 18, 2019 at 10:44 am 0 comments

SunPower announced the next major advancement in the company’s Equinox energy platform — Equinox Storage — which will let homeowners choose to store energy for full- or partial-home backup during blackouts, reduce daily peak electricity consumption, or any combination that best fits their needs. “We’re entering a new solar decadeRead More

SunPower to give homeowners the ability to design their own solar systems with Design Studio

SunPower to give homeowners the ability to design their own solar systems with Design Studio

September 9, 2019 at 3:44 pm 0 comments

Historically, understanding a home’s solar potential required talking to a sales consultant or compromising with one-size-fits-all online calculators. With a new web application called Design Studio, SunPower is looking to give U.S. homeowners the power to create their own solar system design automatically in seconds. In less than 30 seconds,Read More

A SunPower Helix Roof solar project is delivering clean electricity to the Santa Rosa Whole Foods Market where a Helix Storage system is also installed to further decrease demand charges for the organic grocer.

Details on Whole Foods Market’s multi-MW solar projects via SunPower

June 24, 2019 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

The grocery sector is a hot market for solar installations. SunPower reports that its installed more than 2.6 MW at eight Whole Foods Market locations across two states, with one site combining an integrated storage system. These projects are expected to help the natural and organic grocer replace 25 percentRead More

SunPower secures funding to bolster its residential solar lease business

SunPower secures funding to bolster its residential solar lease business

June 19, 2019 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

SunPower has secured financing commitments for its residential solar lease program (with Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital and SunStrong Capital Holdings) that will make its financing provisions “more attractive” and will supplement the solar loan and cash sale alternatives currently offered by the company. SunPower has provided solar lease financing optionsRead More

West Valley-Mission Community College District adds solar + storage system via SunPower

West Valley-Mission Community College District adds solar + storage system via SunPower

June 17, 2019 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

West Valley-Mission Community College District (WVMCCD) recently selected SunPower to deploy a fully integrated solar and storage project across its West Valley and Mission College campuses in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley. SunPower Helix Carport systems installed will total 5.4 megawatts, allowing the District to offset approximately 75 percentRead More

Bed Bath & Beyond adding 500-kW solar system to corporate headquarters via SunPower

Bed Bath & Beyond adding 500-kW solar system to corporate headquarters via SunPower

April 22, 2019 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

In 2010, SunPower installed a 1.2-MW solar power system at the Bed Bath & Beyond headquarters in Union, New Jersey. One decade later, with over 21 megawatts of SunPower solar deployed at 41 locations across six states, Bed Bath & Beyond is continuing to expand its commitment to renewable energyRead More

SunPower tops U.S. PV Leaderboard for commercial solar solutions

SunPower tops U.S. PV Leaderboard for commercial solar solutions

March 26, 2019 at 1:47 pm Comments are Disabled

While solar adoption in the U.S. ticks upward according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, SunPower continues to capture a large share of the distributed generation solar market. In Wood Mackenzie’s latest U.S. PV Leaderboard report made available this month, SunPower remained the No. 1 provider of commercial solar solutionsRead More

Sunpower cell in San Jose, California, Wednesday, February 27, 2019. (Photography by Paul Sakuma Photography) www.PaulSakuma.com

SunPower is promoting a 400-watt residential solar panel, the A-Series

March 5, 2019 at 9:35 am 1 comment

SunPower has launched its Next Generation Technology home solar panel called A-Series, delivering 400 and 415 watts of power. In Europe and Australia, homeowners can also now order a 400-watt solar panel from SunPower called Maxeon 3. Each is the first home solar panel to deliver more than 400 wattsRead More