Post Tagged with: "Texas"

Nucor Corp. signs steel industry’s largest solar PPA with EDF Renewables North America

Nucor Corp. signs steel industry’s largest solar PPA with EDF Renewables North America

November 18, 2020 at 10:06 am 0 comments

EDF Renewables North America and Nucor Corporation, a diversified steel and steel products company, recently announced the signing of a 15-year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement for 250 megawatts of solar energy in Texas. The project, selected by Nucor under a competitive Requests For Proposals process, is expected to begin delivering cleanRead More

Enel Green Power starts operations on largest solar plant in Texas

Enel Green Power starts operations on largest solar plant in Texas

September 2, 2020 at 8:40 am Comments are Disabled

Enel Green Power started operations at the second phase of its Roadrunner solar plant in Upton County, Texas (245 MW). The overall 497 MW project is the largest operational solar farm in Texas and the company’s largest in the United States. The plant’s 1.2 million bifacial photovoltaic (PV) panels willRead 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 Comments are Disabled

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

Candela Renewables signs PPA with Google for Texas solar project

Candela Renewables signs PPA with Google for Texas solar project

August 31, 2020 at 11:34 am 1 comment

Utility-scale solar developer Candela Renewables announced an agreement with Google for a 140-MW power purchase agreement (PPA) in Texas. This agreement is a part of Google’s biggest renewable energy purchase ever, announced by them in September 2019, which is also the largest-ever corporate purchase of renewable power – overall, aRead More

Prospero I, a 379MW solar farm under construction in Andrews County, Texas, is co-owned by Longroad Energy and AIP.  The project, one of the largest in the US, will be comprised of nearly 3.2 million PV panels and is expected to be completed in Q2 2020.

Longroad Energy finances 331-MW Prospero 2 solar project, includes two PPAs

August 27, 2020 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

Longroad Energy Holdings, a US-based renewable energy developer, owner and operator, announced the financial close and commencement of construction of the Prospero 2 Solar Project, a 331 megawatt direct current project located in Andrews County, TX. Longroad will manage construction as well as continue to own the $320 million project,Read More

Pattern Energy starts construction of 105-MW Phoenix Solar Project in Texas

Pattern Energy starts construction of 105-MW Phoenix Solar Project in Texas

August 24, 2020 at 3:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Pattern Energy Group LP has successfully completed financing and started construction of its 105 MWt direct current Phoenix Solar Project located in Fannin County, Texas. ING Capital LLC provided construction and term project financing and tax equity was provided by RBC Community Investments, a subsidiary of RBC. Phoenix Solar is oneRead More

HOLT Renewables adds solar atop this industrial laundry facility in Texas

HOLT Renewables adds solar atop this industrial laundry facility in Texas

August 19, 2020 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

UniFirst, one of North America’s largest uniform and workwear services companies, is now generating solar power at its industrial laundry facility in San Antonio, Texas. HOLT Renewables, a local commercial solar contractor, performed the design, engineering, and construction of the 232.5 kilowatt rooftop solar system, which will offset more thanRead More

Recurrent Energy breaks ground on 144-MW Pflugerville Solar Project in Texas

Recurrent Energy breaks ground on 144-MW Pflugerville Solar Project in Texas

August 19, 2020 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar Inc. announced this week that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Recurrent Energy, LLC, commenced construction on the 144 megawatt alternative current Pflugerville Solar Project located in Travis County, Texas. The Pflugerville Solar Project is expected to create long-term permanent jobs to support the operation and maintenance of the power plant, asRead More

North Central Texas Council of Governments earns SolSmart designation for easing access to solar

North Central Texas Council of Governments earns SolSmart designation for easing access to solar

July 15, 2020 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) has received a Bronze designation from the national SolSmart program for helping local governments across the Dallas-Fort Worth area make it faster, easier and more affordable to go solar. NCTCOG has provided guidance to local governments through solar energy training sessions andRead More

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

8minute Solar Energy has its sights on Texas, brings first project online

July 8, 2020 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

Commercial operation has begun at the 280-megawatt Holstein solar project in Nolan County, Texas, say project leads 8minute Solar Energy and Duke Energy Renewables. This is 8minute’s first solar project to come online in Texas, marking a significant milestone as the company expands its operational footprint outside of California. “WeRead More