Turnkey Capital acquiring Southeast installer Affordable Solar

Turnkey Capital has signed a letter of intent to acquire Affordable Solar Solutions, a solar PV design and installation firm currently servicing the southeastern United States. “The U.S., especially the Southeast, is leading the way in the development and adoption of clean, renewable energy. As the solar industry grows, jobs are created, and people are… […]

Esdec qualifies as Intertek product quality assurance lab

Esdec, a global rooftop solar mounting solutions provider, has become an Intertek Satellite Lab for its North American solar racking and mounting brands. The move allows EcoFasten, IronRidge and Quick Mount PV to be under the same industry certification provider of “Total Quality Assurance.” Intertek’s network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in 100-plus… […]

The National Science Foundation Funds Study to Better Understand DERs

The National Science Foundation has awarded $39 million to a team of engineers and computer scientists at UC San Diego to build a first-of-its-kind testbed to better understand how to integrate distributed energy sources such as solar panels, wind turbines, smart buildings and electric vehicle batteries into the power grid.  The goal is to make […]

Cypress Creek Completes Refinancing on North Carolina Solar Portfolio

Cypress Creek Renewables, a company that develops, finances, owns and operates utility-scale and distributed facilities, has completed a tax equity buyout and refinancing of project-level debt for 92 MW of its solar energy portfolio across North Carolina, making Cypress Creek the sole owner of these projects.  In the renewable energy industry, project sponsors are typically […]

Green Lantern Solar installs 150-kW ground-mount solar project for Vermont market

Vermont-based Green Lantern Solar recently completed construction of a 150-kWAC solar array in Stamford, Vermont providing Healthy Living Market & Café with significant savings annually in net-metering credits. Sixty-six towns across Vermont now host Green Lantern arrays adding nearly 40 MW of in-state, renewable power to Vermont’s grid. Projects constructed under Vermont’s impactful net-metering program… […]