Projects & Contracts

E.ON And Tucson Electric Power Ink Energy Storage Deal

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SI Staff on Jul 25, 2016

E.ON Climate & Renewables North America LLC has signed an agreement with utility Tucson Electric Power (TEP) to provide frequency response and voltage control from a grid-scale, 10 MW battery energy storage facility with a 2 MW solar array. The [Read More]

New York’s Biggest Public School Solar Project Goes Online

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SI Staff on Jul 22, 2016

The Avon Central School District has completed New York’s largest public school solar project to date. Located at 245 Clinton St. in Avon, the 1.5 MW off-site, ground-mounted solar array is expected to save the district $1.6 million over 25 [Read More]

Navy And Hawaiian Electric Plan Large Solar Project At Base

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SI Staff on Jul 22, 2016

Hawaiian Electric Co. and the U.S. Department of the Navy have announced plans to build a 28 MW solar facility at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, West Loch Annex in Honolulu. Hawaiian Electric says it will build, own and operate [Read More]

Sky Solar Acquires 22 MW Of U.S. Projects

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SI Staff on Jul 22, 2016

Hong Kong-based Sky Solar Holdings Ltd. has acquired 22 MW of U.S. solar projects from Greenleaf-TNX and SunPeak Universal Holdings Inc. Pursuant to the agreement with the seller group, Sky Capital America Inc., Sky Solar’s wholly owned U.S. subsidiary, acquired [Read More]

ATI Supplies Trackers To 191 MW Springbok 2 Solar Farm

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SI Staff on Jul 21, 2016

Array Technologies Inc. (ATI) has finalized shipments of its DuraTrack HZ v3 single-axis trackers to the 191 MW Springbok 2 solar farm, which is located 70 miles north of Los Angeles and is expected to reach operation before the end [Read More]

UMass Amherst Expects Big Savings With Over 15,000 Solar Panels

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SI Staff on Jul 20, 2016

The University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst is installing 15,576 photovoltaic panels across its campus, and the university says it expects the major solar energy initiative to cut its electric bills by $6.2 million over 20 years. Totaling 5.5 MW, eight [Read More]

Alterra Acquires 20 MW Solar Portfolio In Midwest

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SI Staff on Jul 20, 2016

British Columbia-based Alterra Power Corp. has reached an agreement with Inovateus Solar LLC to acquire an 80% ownership interest in a two-project portfolio of solar farms totaling 20 MW in the U.S. Midwest. Alterra says it is actively developing and [Read More]

MP2 And Apex Partner On Renewable Energy For Fort Hood

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SI Staff on Jul 19, 2016

MP2 Energy, a Houston-based full-service power company, has been chosen to partner with Apex Clean Energy to supply renewable energy to Fort Hood, a 340-square-mile base outside of Killeen, Texas, that serves 218,000 military members and their families. Per the [Read More]

American Reading Co. Dedicates SunPower Solar System

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SI Staff on Jul 19, 2016

American Reading Co., an educational services company, and TerraSol Energies, a SunPower commercial partner, have dedicated a 313 kW SunPower Helix Roof solar power system at American Reading’s warehouse in King of Prussia, Pa. “As a triple bottom-line company (people, [Read More]

2.3 MW Landfill Solar Project Goes Online In Wisconsin

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SI Staff on Jul 18, 2016

Alliant Energy says its utility customers are now receiving clean power from the 2.3 MW Rock River solar project, which recently went into service near Beloit, Wis. The project includes over 7,700 solar panels and covers nearly 17 acres on [Read More]