NIPSCO, Invenergy Sign Build Transfer Agreement for Fairbanks Solar

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. LLC (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc., and Invenergy, a developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions, have signed a build transfer agreement to bring 250 MW of solar energy to Indiana with the Fairbanks Solar project. Located in Sullivan County, the project is expected to begin commercial operations in […]

Soltec has bundled total solar system hardware with SolarFighter

Soltec has launched SolarFighter, a product package designed for photovoltaic distributed generation projects up to 12 MW. SolarFighter comprises all equipment required to build a photovoltaic tracking plant, including solar trackers, modules adapted to specific project requirements, inverters, cabling, the balance of plant systems and communications and the option for batteries in storage projects. SolarFighter… […]

Namasté Solar starts work nearly doubling Colorado State University’s solar energy capacity

Work has begun on a Colorado State University (CSU) solar energy project that will help reduce the institution’s carbon footprint. In October 2020, CSU awarded the renewable energy project to builder Namasté Solar and financial partner Solaris Energy. Namasté Solar, an employee-owned cooperative based in Colorado, will develop, design and construct the 5.5 MW of… […]

Schletter’s new line of pitched roof solar mounts entering US market soon

Schletter Group is launching a pitched roof system that has been redeveloped from scratch. The “ProLine” system is lighter and more load-bearing than its predecessor, thanks to its new profile geometries and connecting elements. The new product line is available now in Europe and will be appearing in the other markets in the next few… […]

Nautilus Investment Expands Mainer Access to Community Solar

Nautilus Solar Energy LLC, a long-term owner and operator of community solar projects throughout North America, says it is investing $100 million to bring community solar to Maine, providing thousands of residents an affordable renewable energy choice.  “As a solar industry veteran and a long-time resident of York, Maine, I am thrilled that community solar […]

Green Power EMC, Silicon Ranch complete 200-MW southern Georgia solar project portfolio

Green Power EMC, the renewable energy provider for 38 Georgia Electric Membership Corporations, and Silicon Ranch, an independent solar power producer and the U.S. solar platform for Shell, completed a 200-MWac solar portfolio that includes three utility-scale projects in southern Georgia. The total capacity is distributed across two counties in the southwestern and southeastern parts… […]

SMA, GRID Alternatives Partner to Expand Equitable Renewable Access

SMA America, a company that specializes in photovoltaic system technology, says the company is now a national equipment supplier for GRID Alternatives, the nation’s largest nonprofit solar installer. The partnership will build on the organizations’ mutual goals to extend access to clean energy technologies in communities across the U.S. SMA will do in-kind equipment donations […]

Genie Solar Energy installs 572 kW of rooftop solar for COVID testing equipment manufacturer

Genie Solar Energy, a developer, designer and installer of commercial solar systems, has completed two rooftop solar installations totaling 572 kW in New Hampshire for INTEGRA Biosciences, a developer and manufacturer of medical pipettes and other liquid handling and media preparation applications including devices for COVID-19 testing. “These solar installations on our U.S. facilities align with… […]

SunPower announces ultra-low APR loans for residential solar and storage customers

SunPower has announced new ultra-low annual percentage rate (APR) loans for residential solar and storage customers. The company’s new offerings include rates as low as 0.99% for a 15-year loan and 1.99% for a 25-year loan. The loans, offered through Technology Credit Union (TCU), are available for the company’s residential system SunPower Equinox and its… […]

Colorado indoor cannabis grower signs on for 10% of Jack’s Solar Garden

A 1.2-MW, family-owned solar project in Longmont, Colorado, is now selling 10% of its power to a Boulder-based cannabis company. Terrapin’s 10% share of Jack’s Solar Garden will allow the company to power 25% of its indoor grow operations. Terrapin will receive monthly bill credits on its Xcel Energy electricity bill for its subscription to… […]