Projects & Contracts

Solar Savings To Help Fund Jewish Agency’s Community Efforts

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SI Staff on Jul 27, 2016

Baker Electric Solar, a full-service solar company, has designed and installed a 216 kW rooftop solar system consisting of 864 Hyundai 250 W panels with 13 Solectria inverters on two buildings for the Jewish Family Service (JFS) of San Diego. [Read More]

Duke Energy Brings Solar Project Online In Florida

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SI Staff on Jul 26, 2016

Nearly 15,000 solar panels soaking up the sun in Osceola County are now providing renewable energy to Duke Energy customers in Florida. According to the company, which owns and operates the project, the Osceola Solar Facility is about the size [Read More]

Diamond Properties Beefs Up Solar Portfolio

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SI Staff on Jul 26, 2016

Diamond Properties, a New York-based commercial real estate and management company, has announced the addition of three rooftop installations to its solar portfolio. Located at its properties in West Nyack, N.Y.; Watertown, Conn.; and Danbury, Conn., the installations will allow [Read More]

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]