Projects & Contracts – Page 5

NRG Commissions Utility-Scale Solar Project For Cisco In California

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 20, 2017

NRG Energy has announced that a newly commissioned, 20 MW AC solar energy facility is now generating solar power for technology conglomerate Cisco’s San Jose, Calif., headquarters. NRG says all electricity and renewable energy credits generated by its new plant [Read More]

N.Y. Food Bank Completes State-Backed Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 20, 2017

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York have announced that two newly completed solar installations atop the food bank’s warehouse facilities in Albany and the Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson, [Read More]

Green Power EMC, Silicon Ranch Dedicate Georgia Solar Farm

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 20, 2017

Green Power EMC, the renewable energy supplier for 38 Georgia Electric Membership Corporations (EMCs), and Silicon Ranch, an independent solar power producer, have officially dedicated a 52 MW AC solar energy plant in Jeff Davis County, Ga. According to the [Read More]

University Of Virginia Solar Project Turns Library Into ‘Living Laboratory’

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 19, 2017

On Tuesday, Gov. Terry McAuliffe, D-Va., attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark completion of a solar project at the University of Virginia (UVA). According to an announcement, the 324-panel system covers more than 7,500 square feet atop UVA’s Clemons Library [Read More]

Silicon Valley Hotel Goes Green With Solar, EV Stations

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 19, 2017

Ramada Silicon Valley, a hotel in Sunnyvale, Calif., has added a rooftop solar project and three electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in an effort to become more sustainable. Built by Sky Power Solar, the 269 kW solar installation includes 996 [Read More]

Minnesota Power, National Guard Cut Ribbon On Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 17, 2017

Last Thursday, utility Minnesota Power and the Minnesota National Guard cut the ribbon on a 10 MW solar project at Camp Ripley in Morrison County. Minnesota Power, a division of Allete Inc., built the solar array under a memorandum of [Read More]

Community College District To Benefit From On-Campus Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 17, 2017

ForeFront Power and the State Center Community College District (SCCCD) in California have partnered to build 7.5 MW of solar canopy systems across five campuses in Fresno, Clovis, Madera and Reedley. According to ForeFront Power, the solar portfolio will support [Read More]

Calif. Produce Maker Powers Up Solar, Wind And Cogeneration

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 13, 2017

North American produce company Taylor Farms is now using a combination of wind, solar and cogeneration energy systems to power the majority of its Gonzales, Calif., facility’s operations. Combined, the systems generate 4.25 MW of energy on-site, which will be [Read More]

Demand Energy Building Microgrid At NYC Apartment Complex

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 12, 2017

Demand Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Enel Green Power North America, has started construction on the company’s microgrid at Marcus Garvey Village, a mixed-income apartment complex in New York City owned by L+M Development Partners. According to Demand Energy, [Read More]

Arizona Utility Names Solar Project In Memory Of Employee

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 12, 2017

Arizona-based utility UniSource Energy Services (UES) has dedicated a new 5 MW solar array in memory of an employee who helped to keep the lights on for more than 30 years in Mohave County. UES says the Steven H. Jacobson [Read More]