New Jersey Brings First Community Solar Project Online

Gov. Phil Murphy says New Jersey’s first community solar project has been completed. The project, constructed in Perth Amboy by Solar Landscape, was developed as part of the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities’ Community Solar Energy Pilot Program. Established in 2019, as directed by Murphy’s Executive Order No. 28 (2018), the program ensures underserved […]

Wells Fargo, Ameresco to Collaborate on Corporate Solar Installations

Ameresco Inc., an independent provider of renewable energy solutions for businesses and organizations, and Wells Fargo say they are collaborating to develop and install approximately 30 MW of new, on-site solar generation assets at corporate and retail locations in seven states.  The nearly 100 solar photovoltaic (PV) arrays are a combination of rooftop and ground […]

Standard Solar completes 24.6-MW of community solar across Massachusetts, Minnesota

Standard Solar, a development, funding, ownership, and operation company of commercial and community solar assets, announced the financing and operation of 17 community solar projects in Minnesota and Massachusetts totaling 24.6 MW. Massachusetts and Minnesota account for about half of the cumulative capacity of community solar throughout the United States according to the National Renewable… […]

Sigora Solar partners with Virginia county to install solar at 7 schools

Sigora Solar, a residential and commercial solar company in Virginia, announced a partnership with Isle of Wight County Schools to install solar at seven county schools, making them some of the first in the region to transition to clean, reliable energy while saving money and providing educational opportunities for students. The PPA includes little to… […]

Moss Foundation donates $105,000 to high school solar workforce development program

High school students, many from Palm Beach County’s most economically depressed neighborhoods, are one-step closer to career-launching, skilled trade jobs in Florida’s expanding solar industry, thanks to a $105,000 donation from the Moss Foundation to Student ACES’ solar workforce development program. The check presentation took place on Friday, Jan. 29 at the Student ACES Center… […]

Ameresco to install 30 MW of solar for Wells Fargo locations in seven states

Ameresco and Wells Fargo announced a collaboration to develop and install approximately 30 MW of new, onsite solar generation assets at corporate and retail locations in seven states. The nearly 100 solar PV arrays are a combination of rooftop and ground-mount systems at Wells Fargo retail and administrative locations in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Iowa, New… […]

How the boom in solar OEMs has prevented like-for-like performance assessment

By Katie Applebaum, Business Development Manager, Clir Renewables The solar power sector has grown significantly over the past decade. This growth is in part due to falling LCOE driving the development of new projects across Europe and North America. There are a number of reasons for this fall in LCOE, from falling silicon costs to… […]