S-5! Develops New Solar Calculator for Project Layouts

S-5!, a company focused on metal roof attachment technology, and software developer PVComplete have launched new web-based solar calculator designed to create sophisticated project layouts for standing-seam and exposed-fastened metal roofs. Users enter project data into the calculator, including metal roof type and manufacturer, roof measurements, module size, module manufacturer and seam spacing. Based on […]

S-5! and PVComplete develop design software for solar projects on metal roofs

Metal roof attachment manufacturer S-5! and software developer PVComplete launched a web-based solar calculator designed to create solar project layouts for standing seam and exposed-fastened metal roofs. “Compatible with most industry PV module manufacturers and any size module, the S-5! Solar Calculator is the only one in the industry that calculates PV on rail-less, direct-attach… […]

sonnen and Partners Debut Solar+Storage Virtual Power Plant Concept in NY

sonnen has rolled out sonnenCommunity New York Virtual Power Plant (VPP), a solar-plus-battery program for homeowners in New York state. sonnen will be the exclusive hardware and software provider for the program, offering clean energy at a discounted rate to 200 homes in Westchester County, N.Y. in an initial pilot phase. Sustainable Westchester, a nonprofit […]

EDFR, PVOne 28.9 MW Development in Toms River Is Operational

EDF Renewables North America (EDFR), PVOne and the renewable power business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management say the 28.9 MW Toms River Solar Project, located on BASF Corp. property in New Jersey, is now operational. The installation is New Jersey’s largest solar project and the largest solar project built on a Superfund site in the […]

Clearway contracts with two California CCAs for 200-MW solar + storage project in Riverside County

Clearway Energy Group announced that its Victory Pass project, a 200-MW solar and 200-MWh storage site under development on BLM land in Riverside County, California, is fully contracted with two investment-grade rated community choice aggregators, Silicon Valley Clean Energy Authority (SVCE) and Central Coast Community Energy (CCCE). “Solar and storage energy projects like Victory Pass… […]

Sigora Solar acquires ESDI to expand its solar PV + thermal reach in California

Virginia-headquartered Sigora Solar today announced the acquisition of Environmental Solar Design Inc. (ESDI) in efforts to expand its solar footprint in the California. Located in North Hollywood, ESDI is a solar pool and thermal provider. ESDI will continue to operate under the ESDI brand before transitioning to the Sigora umbrella in the coming months. In a location… […]

PowerFlex Finishes Solar+Storage Installation for Cox Communications

PowerFlex, an EDF Renewables company, has completed a solar photovoltaics and battery energy storage project at Cox Communications’ corporate office in San Diego on Federal Blvd. As the first solar-plus-storage project in the country for Cox Communications, the integrated on-site battery storage, carport and rooftop solar installation combined are projected to offset more than 374 […]