Projects & Contracts – Page 2

First Solar Commissions 250 MW Utility-Scale Solar Plant On Tribal Land

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 20, 2017

First Solar Inc. and the Moapa Band of Paiutes joined together with several community and energy leaders on Friday to celebrate the commissioning of the 250 MW Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project, located on the Moapa River Indian reservation approximately 30 [Read More]

SolAmerica To Launch New Solar Array On Collum’s Lumber Property

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 17, 2017

SolAmerica Energy, which develops, finances and constructs commercial and utility-scale solar PV projects, says it will activate a new 924 kW single-axis tracker solar array on the property of Collum’s Lumber Products in Allendale, S.C., on March 21. As reported, the [Read More]

Yingli Announces Start Of Construction For 400 kW Bifacial PV Plant

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 17, 2017

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd., a China-based solar panel manufacturer, says that Tempress Systems B.V., part of the Amtech Group, has begun to construct Europe’s largest bifacial PV plant with a capacity of nearly 400 kW. According to Yingli, the [Read More]

FPL Selects Blattner Energy, Black & Veatch To Build Eight Solar Plants

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 16, 2017

Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) has chosen Blattner Energy and Black & Veatch – two major U.S. providers of renewable energy engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services – to build its new universal solar projects. As reported, Blattner Energy will be [Read More]

Envision Solar Completes First Solar Tree Installation In Florida

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 16, 2017

San Diego-based Envision Solar International Inc. says that it has completed the first Florida installation of its Solar Tree product at 1810 W. Kennedy Blvd. in Tampa. According to Envision Solar, the patented Solar Tree product was installed by Tampa Bay [Read More]

Jaguar Land Rover Makes 100% Renewables Deal With EDF Energy

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 15, 2017

Jaguar Land Rover Automotive plc, one of the U.K.’s largest car manufacturers, has reached an agreement with EDF Energy to buy all of its electricity from renewable sources up to March 2020. According to the automaker, Jaguar Land Rover’s electricity supply [Read More]

ET Solutions Starts Construction On 60.9 MW Solar Project In Jordan

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 15, 2017

ET Solutions AG, a subsidiary of ET Energy, an energy solutions provider, has begun construction on a 60.9 MW solar power project in Jordan for ACWA Power, a Saudi-based independent power producer. According to ET Solutions, the project will become one [Read More]

Onyx Starts Solar Carport Project For California School District

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 14, 2017

Onyx Renewable Partners has kicked off a project to install solar PV carports for the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District in California. Under the project, Onyx will provide over 1 MW of electricity to four of the district’s schools – [Read More]

Invenergy Buys 64 MW La Jacinta Solar Farm In Uruguay

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 14, 2017

Chicago-based Invenergy LLC has purchased the La Jacinta solar farm in Uruguay from project developer Fotowatio Renewable Ventures. The La Jacinta facility began operation in October 2015, and it has an installed capacity of 64 MW of power from 216,000 [Read More]

Aloha, Storage! Tesla Helps Hawaiian Co-op Deploy Solar At Night

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 09, 2017

On Wednesday, representatives from Tesla Inc. and Kaua’i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC), as well as dignitaries from throughout Hawaii, were on-hand for a blessing ceremony of the state’s first dispatchable solar energy plant. Commissioned by KIUC and owned by Tesla, [Read More]