Projects & Contracts

Mississippi Power, Silicon Ranch Win Approval For 53 MW Solar Plant

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 18, 2017

Utility company Mississippi Power and SR Meridian III, a wholly owned subsidiary of developer Silicon Ranch Corp.,  have received unanimous approval from the Mississippi Public Service Commission (PSC) to build a 52.5 MW solar project in Lauderdale County. The project [Read More]

Rolls-Royce Subsidiary Dedicates 1.35 MW Solar Project In S.C.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 18, 2017

MTU America, a manufacturing subsidiary of Rolls-Royce, recently held a ceremony in Graniteville, S.C., to mark completion of a 1.35 MW ground-mounted solar array. Georgia-based SolAmerica Energy designed and installed the system on a seven-acre site highly visible from the [Read More]

LADWP Fast-Tracks Major Solar Battery Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 17, 2017

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) Board of Water and Power Commissioners on Tuesday advanced a utility-scale battery storage project at the Beacon Solar Plant in the Mojave Desert that will allow greater utilization of nearly 600 [Read More]

DESRI Acquires Another California Project From First Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 17, 2017

First Solar Inc. and D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments LLC (DESRI) have announced the acquisition by a DESRI affiliate of the 40 MW Cuyama Solar Project in Santa Barbara County, Calif. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The project, [Read More]

Standard Solar Completes 1.4 MW Project For Maryland School District

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 16, 2017

Standard Solar has completed a 1.4 MW ground-mount solar project for Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS), the fifth largest public school district in Maryland with a student population of approximately 82,000 students. The AACPS portfolio consists of 125 schools [Read More]

Partners Complete 14.5 MW Solar Project In Utah

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 16, 2017

Empower Energies Inc., a Maryland-based clean energy development and financing company, has announced the completion of the Patua solar power project, a 14.5 MW solar array in Churchill County, Utah. The project supplements an existing geothermal power plant owned by [Read More]

School System Taps ForeFront Power For 1.4 MW Solar Canopy Portfolio

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 16, 2017

ForeFront Power and Los Altos School District (LASD) in California have partnered to develop 1.4 MW of solar canopy systems across nine schools. The solar canopy systems will deliver significant energy cost savings, promote sustainability, and provide shade to the [Read More]

Nonprofit Ice Rink Covers Half Of Its Energy Needs With Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 15, 2017

Charles Moore Arena (CMA), a nonprofit ice rink in Orleans, Mass., and Solect Energy have completed a 345 kW rooftop solar system at the arena. Solect says the installation will help stabilize and reduce CMA’s biggest operating outlay, as the [Read More]

Duke Energy Renewables Enters N.Y. Market With Acquisition Deal

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 14, 2017

North Carolina-based Duke Energy Renewables is expanding its footprint into the New York market through a deal to acquire the 24.9 MW Shoreham Solar Commons project on Long Island from developer Invenergy. The project, currently under construction by Invenergy, is [Read More]

Nautilus Acquires Minn. Community Solar Portfolio From ReneSola

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 14, 2017

Nautilus Solar Energy LLC, a national solar project development, acquisition and asset management company, has acquired an approximately 13.3 MW community solar portfolio previously developed by ReneSola Ltd. The project portfolio, qualified under utility Xcel Energy’s community solar program, is [Read More]