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McCarthy named EPC for two utility-scale solar farms in Texas by Lightsource bp

McCarthy named EPC for two utility-scale solar farms in Texas by Lightsource bp

March 2, 2021 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Lightsource bp selected McCarthy Building Companies as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for two utility-scale solar farms in Texas: the 163-megawatt Elm Branch Solar Farm located approximately 40 miles south of Dallas in Ennis, Texas, and the 153-megawatt Briar Creek Solar Farm located 60 miles south of Dallas inRead More

7X Energy partners with Nestlé on 250 MW Taygete I Solar in Texas

7X Energy partners with Nestlé on 250 MW Taygete I Solar in Texas

December 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

7X Energy, Inc. has partnered with Nestlé to be the sole tax equity investor for its 250 megawatts Taygete I Energy Project located in Pecos County, Texas. 7X has now successfully originated 1,350 megawatts of solar projects either in operation or under construction in Texas. The projects combined represent a capitalRead More

When complete, the Erath community solar project will be similar in size to recent Navisun and TurningPoint Energy solar project in Danville, VA (above).

United Cooperative Services, Navisun and TurningPoint building 10-MW community solar project in Texas

December 9, 2020 at 4:19 pm Comments are Disabled

United Cooperative Services (United), Navisun, and TurningPoint Energy (TPE) started construction on the Erath Solar project in Erath County, TX. The 10-MW AC community solar plant is scheduled for completion in early February of next year. This is the second community solar project partnership between United and TPE. The first project,Read More

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 Comments are Disabled

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