Dane County Regional Airport switches on largest solar project in Wisconsin

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi and Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) announced the 9-MW solar array at the Dane County Regional Airport is fully operational and delivering locally generated, sustainable energy to MGE’s distribution system. The array will generate enough carbon-free electricity to provide Dane County with about 40% of the energy used by all… […]

EPRI, Partners Receive Funding to Research DER Grid Integration

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Schneider Electric, General Electric and Smarter Grid Solutions, have received a $2.2 million award to develop a distributed energy resource management system (DERMS) to mitigate potential issues caused by integrating distributed energy resources (DER) with the electric grid. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) awarded […]

Broad Reach Power Adds Montana Solar Project to Portfolio

Broad Reach Power, a Houston-based independent power producer (IPP), has acquired a 250 MW wind project and a 250 MW solar project – both located in Montana. “I am looking forward to developing these projects as we continue investing in Montana,” says Daniel Zolnikov, power developer at Broad Reach.  “Once completed, these projects will provide […]

What the Biden administration could mean for solar and storage

By Mike Hall, CEO; and Ilan Gutherz, VP of policy and strategy, Borrego Solar The election results are in, and Joe Biden will become the 46th U.S. president. Like many in our industry, we expect the incoming Biden-Harris administration to adopt a strong clean energy and climate agenda that will stand in stark contrast to… […]

McCarthy completes 128-MW solar project in Utah

McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy and Storage Group recently celebrated the completion of construction and final commissioning of the 128-MWdc Milford Solar I Project in Beaver County, Utah. The project is situated on 750 acres just north of Milford, Utah. McCarthy served as EPC contractor for the project, which is owned by US Solar Fund (USF).… […]