Tigo Energy now selling residential string inverters and LFP batteries

Tigo Energy is now selling its Energy Intelligence (EI) Inverter and Battery product lines to residential installers in the United States. The company says these new solutions are designed by Tigo, but manufactured by partners. The new Tigo EI string inverters offer high-efficiency energy conversion for home consumption or export to the grid. When used… […]

DOE Secretary asks all U.S. mayors to speed rooftop solar permitting process

U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm wrote an open letter to all U.S. mayors asking them to adopt SolarAPP+, a transformative online solar permitting tool that helps to speed rooftop solar deployment. This effort comes as Secretary Granholm caps off the Summer of Solar, her push to educate Americans on the benefits of solar energy.… […]

Solar projects built on 50 Philadelphia homes for low-income residents

The Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) completed the city’s first rooftop solar program for low- and moderate-income homeowners. Solar was installed at 50 homes through PEA’s Solar Savings Grant Program. “Solarize Philly makes it possible for all homeowners and businesses to go solar while saving money, creating jobs and improving public health and the environment. Solar… […]

SRP, Clēnera Work Together on One of Arizona’s Largest Solar Projects

Clēnera and SRP have signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) between SRP and Clēnera’s affiliate, CO Bar Solar LLC. This PPA represents the utility’s largest standalone solar power plant currently under development northwest of Flagstaff, Ariz. CO Bar Solar is scheduled to be commercially operational in 2024. It will deliver between 440 and 480 […]

Catalyze Expands Northeastern Market Reach with Sol Alliance Acquisition

Catalyze, a commercial and industrial-focused national independent power producer that develops, constructs, owns and operates renewable distributed generation and storage projects, has acquired Sol Alliance, a Northeast solar sales and development firm that has completed over 3,000 projects. In addition to bringing a deal pipeline exceeding 80 MW of projects in development, the acquisition provides […]

Socomec storage modeling now available in Energy Toolbase

Energy Toolbase and Socomec are now integrated to enable solar and energy storage developers to seamlessly model, control and monitor energy storage projects. Socomec’s energy storage solutions have been added to Energy Toolbase’s ETB Developer sales and modeling platform which allows users to run energy storage dispatch simulations and savings analysis that are representative of… […]

Catalyze acquires Sol Alliance to expand national solar presence

Independent power producer Catalyze has acquired Northeast solar developer Sol Alliance and its 80-MW development pipeline of solar projects. Sol Alliance is a 15-year veteran of the solar industry, working on over 275 MW of solar projects across the Midwest, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Puerto Rico. Sol Alliance partners Stephen Owen and Jared Haines, along… […]

GreenPowerMonitor expands PV asset management platform with new acquisition

GreenPowerMonitor, a DNV company, has acquired the PV analytics technology platform PEAK from Alteso. PEAK’s special algorithms, including machine learning for exploring big data, will be integrated into GPM’s platforms. With this optimized digital analytics platform GPM will be able to provide advanced analytics services to the global solar industry, using visualized insights and AI-driven… […]

Connecticut seafood restaurant goes solar with PACE financing

The Connecticut Green Bank proudly announces that Westville Seafood in New Haven recently added a solar PV system to its roof using financing through the Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program. Westville Seafood has been serving customers with a variety of fried and grilled seafood dishes, as well as soups, salads and sandwiches since… […]