Tuscon Electric Power Brings Wilmot Energy Center Online

Tucson Electric Power (TEP), an electric utility company that serves southern Arizona, has brought its newest and largest solar power system online. The Wilmot Energy Center (WEC), located on 1,130 acres southeast of Tucson International Airport, includes a 100 MW solar array and 30 MW battery energy storage system – each the largest of their […]

Arizona Public Service Expands RFP for Additional Solar Energy

Arizona Public Service Co. (APS), the largest electric utility in Arizona, says it is expanding an existing all-source request for proposals (RFP) for solar resources. The addendum expands the project scope of an RFP issued in December 2020 that was broadly designed to serve APS’s growing customer base with clean, affordable energy. The addendum offers […]

We Energies, WPS Look to Purchase Wisconsin’s Largest Renewable Project

We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service (WPS), the largest utilities in WEC Energy Group, say they are proposing to purchase the Koshkonong Solar Energy Center, a planned 465 MW solar and battery storage project in south-central Wisconsin. If approved, the project would be the largest renewable energy project in the state. The Koshkonong Solar Energy […]

AEP Energy Secures PPA for Mammoth Solar Project

AEP Energy, one of the largest electric energy wholesale and retail suppliers in the U.S., and Global Energy Generation LLC (Doral LLC), a developer of renewable energy projects, have signed a long-term renewable energy purchase agreement for the Mammoth Solar project in Indiana. Mammoth Solar 1, a 480 MW DC solar energy project, is the […]

AEP Energy signs PPA with Doral for Indiana’s Mammoth Solar project

AEP Energy and Doral, a developer of renewable energy projects, primarily in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, announced they have signed a long-term renewable energy purchase agreement for the Mammoth Solar project in Indiana. Mammoth Solar 1, a 480-MWDC solar energy project, is the first phase of the 1.65-GWDC Mammoth project being developed by Doral.… […]

Tucson Electric Power announces utility’s largest solar + storage project now online

Tucson Electric Power (TEP) announced its newest and largest solar power system is now online. The new Wilmot Energy Center (WEC), located on 1,130 acres southeast of Tucson International Airport, includes a 100-MW solar array and 30-MW battery energy storage system — each the largest of their kind on TEP’s local energy grid. TEP will… […]

Flexible solar panels are more than just off-grid staples

Flexible solar modules are a niche product. Often seen on a smaller scale attached to RVs, on backpacks and near tents, these nontraditional solar panels are touted for their off-grid portability. After all, who would lug a 50-lb glassed solar panel to a favorite camping spot? But flexible panels are proving they’re not just for… […]