Projects & Contracts

Calif. Dairy Farm Goes Greener With 2 MW Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 23, 2016

Joseph Gallo Farms, a family-owned dairy, cheese-making and whey business in the small community of Atwater, Calif., has unveiled an on-site 2 MW solar array. The fixed-array system, installed by SolarCity, consists of 7,840 solar panels on 8 acres. “Sustainable [Read More]

Minnesota Co-ops Complete 2.25 MW Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 23, 2016

The Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) and Great River Energy, one of its wholesale electric power providers, have dedicated the 2.25 MW Dickinson solar project in Minnesota. Located south of Buffalo, the 8,352-panel project was a collaborative effort between the [Read More]

GameChange Solar Wins 100 MW Order On East Coast

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 23, 2016

GameChange Solar, a manufacturer of fixed-tilt and tracker solar racking systems, has been awarded an order for 100 MW of its Max-Span post-driven racking systems. Although the company did not disclose the name of the customer or of the project, [Read More]

3 MW Brownfield Solar Project Dedicated In Massachusetts

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 22, 2016

Officials have dedicated a 3 MW solar project built on a 10-acre brownfield site in Westfield, Mass. During a ceremony, Massachusetts Lieutenant-Governor Karyn Polito; Westfield Mayor Brian P. Sullivan; and Mark Noyes, president and CEO of ConEdison Development, developer of [Read More]

Georgia Power And U.S. Navy Cut Ribbon On Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 22, 2016

Georgia Power and the U.S. Department of the Navy (DON) have dedicated a 30 MW AC solar facility at Naval Submarine Base (SUBASE) Kings Bay, near St. Marys, Ga. According to Georgia Power, the solar project represents the first that [Read More]

First Colorado C-PACE Project Receives Financing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 22, 2016

The New Energy Improvement District (NEID) has announced financing for Colorado’s first commercial property assessed clean energy (C-PACE) project. NEID, with support from the Colorado Energy Office, oversees the development of Colorado C-PACE projects. The Boulder County project is a [Read More]

Partners Kick Off Community Solar Work In Minnesota

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 21, 2016

Mortenson Construction and community solar developer SunShare have broken ground on the first of eight solar gardens the team plans to put online in Minnesota by early next year. The two companies and project owner Real Capital Solutions are partnering [Read More]

150 MW Solar Project Goes Online In California

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 21, 2016

Nebraska-based independent power producer Tenaska has announced that its 150 MW Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West project, located in Southern California, is now fully operational. The facility supplies power to San Diego Gas & Electric Co. (SDG&E) under a [Read More]

8point3 Yieldco Acquiring Stake In 102 MW Calif. Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 21, 2016

8point3 Energy Partners, a yieldco formed by SunPower and First Solar, has entered into an agreement to acquire SunPower’s 49% stake in its 102 MW Henrietta solar project for $134 million. Located in California’s San Luis Valley, the Henrietta project [Read More]

L’Oreal USA Turns To Solar To Exceed Environmental Goal

Posted by Joseph Bebon on September 20, 2016

L’Oreal USA, a subsidiary of beauty products company L’Oreal Group, has announced it will surpass its carbon emission reduction goals by building two large-scale solar projects at the company’s manufacturing facilities in Florence, Ky., and North Little Rock, Ark. The [Read More]