Baker-Polito Administration Steers Massachusetts to Net-Zero GHG Emissions

Building on its commitment to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Massachusetts by 2050, the Baker-Polito Administration has detailed policies and strategies to equitably and cost-effectively reduce emissions and combat climate change in two reports – the Massachusetts 2050 Decarbonization Roadmap Report and an interim 2030 Clean Energy and Climate Plan (CECP). “The people […]

Clearway Energy Group completes 192-MW Rosamond Central solar project

Clearway Energy Group announced that it completed construction and reached commercial operation on the 192-MW Rosamond Central solar project in Kern County, California. Rosamond Central is contracted under PPAs with East Bay Community Energy and Clean Power Alliance, both Community Choice Aggregators providing a diverse range of power options to regional customers, and the City… […]

Radix IoT, REIG Launch Monitoring Platform for Solar Installations

Radix IoT, a company that specializes in monitoring and management services, and Renewable Energy Integration Group (REIG), a design, engineering and DAS/SCADA hardware provider for utility-scale solar developers, have partnered to launch REvolution IoT, a DAS/SCADA monitoring and control software platform for solar installations. As a tailored version of Radix IoT’s Mango platform, included in […]

Agilitas Energy developing 8.9-MW Massachusetts solar project on protected land

Agilitas Energy, an energy developer with a portfolio in the Northeast, has acquired an 8.9-MW solar + energy storage project in Rochester, Massachusetts on 38 acres of land. The project is currently under construction. Agilitas is working in with Rochester’s Planning Board and the Conservation Committee to sustainably construct the solar project. The project is… […]

Peck Company to change name to iSun Energy after EV/smart city solution acquisition

Peck Company Holdings, a solar EPC, has entered into a binding term sheet with iSun, a solar and smart city solution provider, in which Peck will acquire iSun in an all-stock transaction. Peck will change its name to iSun Energy and trade on NASDAQ under the ticker “ISUN.” Peck has been executing a disciplined growth… […]

How Do You Install Module-Level Power Electronics on Your Solar PV System?

Module-Level Power Electronics (MLPE), such as microinverters and optimizers help improve the performance and energy production of your solar PV system design. MLPE can be installed when using rails or direct-attach™ (rail-less) mounting to metal roofs. By Kimberly Reichert, Content Writer, S-5! The perfect solar design is hard to come by. With every project, certain… […]

Solar Alliance developing 56-MW solar + storage project for Illinois data center

Solar Alliance Energy has signed a letter of intent on Monday with Green Data Center Real Estate for the design and construction of a 56-MW solar project located in Illinois. The project will include battery storage capabilities and generator-based backup power. The capital cost of the solar portion of the project is expected to be… […]

Radix IoT and Renewable Energy Integration Group launch SCADA monitoring platform

Radix IoT and Renewable Energy Integration Group (REIG) have joined forces in launching REvolution IoT. The new DAS/SCADA monitoring platform is a tailored version of Radix IoT’s Mango platform included in REnergyWare, REIG’s new division providing packaged hardware assemblies. The REvolution IoT software platform and RESource digital O&M services will reduce operational costs, maximize return… […]

Bouncing forward in 2021: Assess your talent for the new year

By Wendy Sheaffer, Chief Product Officer, The Omnia Group The ball drops. As they ring in the New Year, people are going to be making resolutions on things they want to improve. Most of those resolutions will be forgotten by the end of January, not surviving contact with the reality of whatever the year will bring.… […]

Are states on track to meet early renewable energy goals?

The United States is entering a new era where the dangers of climate change are more apparent with every record-breaking wildfire, flood and hurricane that comes to pass. At the same time, a new presidential administration has committed to taking steps to combat the issue and work toward a goal of zero carbon emissions by… […]