Sunrise Power Solutions completes 2-MW solar carport for Long Island school district

Sunrise Power Solutions has just installed what is likely the largest single-site solar project for a school district on Long Island, New York. Smithtown Central School District has recently unveiled its new 2-MW solar carport at Smithtown High School West. With 5,422 solar modules, this installation should generate 2.7 million kWh annually, which is enough… […]

CI Renewables Acquires KDC Solar

CI Renewables LLC, a developer, builder and operator of solar power generation facilities, has purchased 100% of the membership interests of KDC Solar LLC from Diamond Castle Holdings LLC and members of management of KDC Solar LLC.  CI Renewables will continue the work of KDC Solar and pursue the development of commercial and industrial solar […]

Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition endorses governor’s updated clean energy plan

After more than three years of community organizing and leadership, today the Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition (ICJC) announced its support for the nation’s most comprehensive and equitable climate and energy plan proposed by Governor Pritzker. “After years of hard work and community collaboration, the Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition is proud to support Governor Pritzker’s energy… […]

What kind of inverters work best with the most powerful solar panels?

Over the past few years, solar modules have grown larger and more powerful. Installers must pair the latest cutting-edge panels with high-power inverters to ensure they’re getting as much energy as possible out of their systems. Here are three manufacturers making inverters specifically tailored to high-power and bifacial modules. More companies are sure to bring… […]

Solar Spotlight: New techniques for solar mounting and flashing can save time on rooftops

In this special edition of Contractor’s Corner, solar mounting and racking manufacturer SnapNrack talks about its new, Miami-Dade-approved mounting solution that does away with cumbersome metal flashing. Below is a portion of the company’s Solar Spotlight podcast with Solar Power World, but be sure to listen to the full episode here or on your favorite podcast… […]