Post Tagged with: "utility-scale"

Meet PV PlantProtect: An insurance program to reduce utility-scale solar project risk

Meet PV PlantProtect: An insurance program to reduce utility-scale solar project risk

December 5, 2019 at 9:37 am 0 comments

PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), Lloyd’s of London syndicate Ariel Re (a member of Argo Group), and Beecher Carlson Insurance Services, are teaming up on an innovative new insurance program that integrates technical due diligence practices to reduce the financial risk for utility-scale solar project developers. Known as PV PlantProtect, theRead More

Utility-scale solar, storage developer Savion launches with 8 GW already in its pipeline

Utility-scale solar, storage developer Savion launches with 8 GW already in its pipeline

November 22, 2019 at 11:51 am 0 comments

Savion announced its official launch as a new utility-scale solar and energy storage project development company this week. Backed by Macquarie’s Green Investment Group, Savion consists of a veteran team of developers, bringing a history of proven experience and more than 8 gigawatts (GW) of utility-scale solar and energy storageRead More

When disaster stikes your site, who you gonna call?

Solar Support launches inverter support, plant restoration service for utility-scale solar sites

November 21, 2019 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

Solar Support, an engineering services company, is launching a cool integrated equipment and plant restoration and recovery solution. The goal for Solar Support is to combine their deep inverter expertise with construction management acumen to resolve complex issues for utility systems. By working with some of the leading O&M providersRead More

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

8minute Solar Energy, Capital Dynamics cut ribbon on 450-MW Springbok Solar Cluster

November 21, 2019 at 10:01 am 0 comments

8minute Solar Energy, one of the largest independent solar and storage developer in the U.S., and Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, celebrated the completion and commercial operation of the 450-Megawatt Springbok Solar Cluster in Kern County, California. Elected officials, key executives, and others were on handRead More

SunDAT solar site modeling tool now includes solar project cost estimation, financial projections

SunDAT solar site modeling tool now includes solar project cost estimation, financial projections

November 18, 2019 at 11:20 am 0 comments

With every week seeming to bring a new record low PPA price to the PV industry, extracting every cent of value from a project is crucial. Last year, FTC Solar’s introduction of the SunDAT Web Service brought cloud-based PV design software to connected users wherever they are, facilitating rapid generationRead More

What is frost heave and how does it affect ground-mount solar projects?

What is frost heave and how does it affect ground-mount solar projects?

November 14, 2019 at 11:00 am 0 comments

The following is an excerpt from a whitepaper produced by TerraSmart. You can request to download the full version here. As the demand for renewable energy grows across North America, an increasing number of utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) projects are being deployed in regions that experience severe winter conditions, including deepRead More

SenseHawk says it benchmarked the condition of this 780-MW solar site in record time (less than three weeks)

SenseHawk says it benchmarked the condition of this 780-MW solar site in record time (less than three weeks)

October 21, 2019 at 11:45 am 0 comments

SenseHawk, a leader in AI-powered software for the entire solar lifecycle, benchmarked the condition of 2.5 million solar modules at one of the world’s largest solar sites, the Kamuthi Solar Power Project in India, with its drones and cloud-based software in less than three weeks, which the company says isRead More

Terabase Energy launches to cut solar project soft costs for EPCs by 25 percent

Terabase Energy launches to cut solar project soft costs for EPCs by 25 percent

October 14, 2019 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

At Solar Power International in Salt Lake City this year, Terabase Energy a new solar technology company led by CEO Matt Campbell and a team of long-time solar industry executives (many from SunPower), unveiled its Terabase Platform aimed at dramatically reducing solar project development and deployment costs and timelines. “WeRead More

Wood Mac: The top 10 global PV asset owners have over 22 GW of total solar capacity

Wood Mac: The top 10 global PV asset owners have over 22 GW of total solar capacity

October 7, 2019 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

According to Wood Mackenzie’s inaugural global solar photovoltaic (PV) asset ownership ranking (excluding China), the world’s top 10 solar PV asset owners now hold over 22 gigawatts (GW) of cumulative solar capacity. Collectively, the top 10 added around 2.5 GW of new capacity in 2018. “The global solar market remainsRead More

Ginlong Solis to debut a new utility-scale solar inverter at SPI 2019

Ginlong Solis to debut a new utility-scale solar inverter at SPI 2019

September 11, 2019 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Ginlong Technologies, a global leader in photovoltaic string inverter manufacturing, expands its Solis portfolio with a new utility-scale solution for the U.S. solar market. The Solis 125-kW 1500V three-phase string inverter will make its debut at the Solar Power International exhibit Sept. 23 through 26 in Salt Lake City, Utah.Read More