Post Tagged with: "Texas"

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

Fossil fuel developer jumps into massive solar project in Texas

Fossil fuel developer jumps into massive solar project in Texas

May 5, 2020 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

Solar Plus Development, a subsidiary of Plus Renewable Technologies, Limited, and Avondale Solar LLC have entered into an agreement with J-POWER USA Development Co. to jointly develop a 350 MWac solar PV project in Wharton County, Texas — Red-Tailed Hawk Solar — that they have been developing via their equallyRead More

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San Antonio’s Go Smart Solar wins award for its solar carport projects for Worth & Associates

April 15, 2020 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

The City of San Antonio Office of Sustainability has awarded Go Smart Solar and Worth & Associates with the SA Tomorrow Sustainability William R. Sinkin Solar Award for their work installing solar carports and electric vehicle chargers at four area Worth & Associates properties. The award recognizes local programs, projectsRead More

Lightsource BP closes on financing for 260-MW solar project in Texas

Lightsource BP closes on financing for 260-MW solar project in Texas

March 25, 2020 at 3:52 pm Comments are Disabled

Lightsource BP closed on a $250 million financing package for its Impact Solar project located in Lamar County, Texas, 120 miles northeast of Dallas. The energy generated by the 260 MW project will be traded through a long-term agreement with BP. Dev Sanyal, incoming EVP Gas and Low Carbon Energy,Read More

Duke Energy’s Lapetus Solar project in Andrews County, Texas, is now operational

Duke Energy’s Lapetus Solar project in Andrews County, Texas, is now operational

January 30, 2020 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

The 100-MWac Lapetus Solar project in Andrews County, Texas, began commercial operation in December 2019, according to Duke Energy Renewables. It is Duke Energy’s second solar project in commercial operation in Texas and the first large-scale solar project in Andrews County. Texas ranks fourth in the country for solar energy.Read More

RWE announced commercial operation on its West of the Pecos solar project, located in Reeves County, Texas, approximately 75 miles southwest of Midland-Odessa. West of the Pecos is a 100 MWac solar plant located on more than 700 acres. The project utilizes nearly 350,000 solar modules on a surface of 550 football pitches. It marks RWE’s first solar project in the state and is the latest expansion of a growing U.S. footprint.

RWE’s West of the Pecos Texas solar project is now online

January 7, 2020 at 1:07 pm Comments are Disabled

RWE announced it has achieved commercial operation on its West of the Pecos solar project, located in Reeves County, Texas, approximately 75 miles southwest of Midland-Odessa. West of the Pecos is a 100 megawatt (MWac) solar plant located on more than 700 acres leased from Texas Pacific Land Trust andRead More

Car dealership in Dallas installs 37 solar canopies for both revenue generation, inventory protection

Car dealership in Dallas installs 37 solar canopies for both revenue generation, inventory protection

February 4, 2019 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Dallas-based El Dorado Chevrolet / Mazda of McKinney, has collaborated and contracted with Sunfinity Renewable Energy of Dallas and The Ratliff Group of Coppell in an innovative program that turns solar power into a tool for generating positive cash flow that can be used for a variety of corporate growthRead More

Texas to improve its Smart Meter Texas portal, making it easier to access distributed generation

Texas to improve its Smart Meter Texas portal, making it easier to access distributed generation

May 10, 2018 at 2:48 pm 1 comment

The Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) approved recommended improvements to streamline the Smart Meter Texas (SMT) portal at the Commission’s Open Meeting. Implementation of the approved changes will make it easier for customers in competitive electricity areas of Texas to choose energy management providers for services such as energyRead More