Projects & Contracts – Page 508

Connecticut Clean Energy Fund Grant Approved For Solar PV Installation

Posted by SI Staff on June 28, 2007

The Connecticut Clean Energy Investment Committee has approved a grant of $128,100 to help defray costs of installing a 27.72 kW DC solar photovoltaic (PV) system at the Planet Self Storage facility located in Newington, Conn. Storage Investment Management Inc., [Read More]

N.J. Meadowlands Commission Sets Plans For Solar Array

Posted by SI Staff on June 28, 2007

The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) has announced plans to expedite the first phase of a planned 5 MW solar array with a 700 kW solar energy grid on NJMC properties. NJMC has selected Epuron LLC, a subsidiary of Conergy, [Read More]

Blue Square Energy Wins DOE Solar America Initiative Grant

Posted by SI Staff on June 27, 2007

Blue Square Energy (BSE), a North East, Md.-headquartered developer and manufacturer of silicon solar cells, has been chosen to participate in the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Solar America Initiative, Photovoltaic (PV) Module Incubator Project. According to the company, BSE [Read More]

SunPower Secures Morgan Stanley Financing Agreement For Wal-Mart Solar Systems

Posted by SI Staff on June 26, 2007

SunPower Corp., a San Jose, Calif.-based manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, announced that New York-headquartered Morgan Stanley has agreed to own and finance solar electric power systems that SunPower plans to install in seven Wal-Mart [Read More]

Installation Of Solar Array Begins At Austin Ronald McDonald House

Posted by SI Staff on June 22, 2007

Austin, Texas-headquartered Green Mountain Energy Company and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Austin and Central Texas (RMHC-ACT) have begun installation of a 10.8 kW solar array on the rooftop of the new Ronald McDonald House at the Mueller redevelopment in [Read More]

Coast Guard Becomes More Energy-Efficient

Posted by SI Staff on June 21, 2007

Morris Township, N.J.-based Honeywell International has announced the company will upgrade its building systems and cut energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions at nine U.S. Coast Guard locations across California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington. The improvements, which include solar-powered utility [Read More]

Sharp’s Modules Used For Google’s New Solar System

Posted by SI Staff on June 19, 2007

Sharp's Solar Energy Solutions Group, a unit of Sharp Electronics Corp., recently provided solar modules for Google's corporate headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. In addition to roof-mounted arrays, the system features a new structure that encompasses two carports under which [Read More]

Caltrans’ Solar PV System Is Complete

Posted by SI Staff on June 19, 2007

Stockton, Calif.-based Caltrans, which manages more than 45,000 miles of California's highway and freeway lanes, has unveiled a 251 kW photovoltaic (PV) system at Caltrans District 10 in Stockton. The PV installation was built under a power purchase agreement with [Read More]

Copeland Creek Reopens With Solar Energy Systems

Posted by SI Staff on June 19, 2007

Copeland Creek Affordable Senior Apartment Homes, Rohnert Park, Calif., has reopened its doors with newly remodeled facilities and environmentally friendly solar energy systems installed by Berkeley, Calif.-based Sun Light and Power. The multifamily affordable housing complex features solar photovoltaic systems [Read More]

CT Town Dedicates New PV System

Posted by SI Staff on June 15, 2007

The Connecticut Clean Energy Fund (CCEF) recently hosted a dedication ceremony to unveil a 4 kW solar photovoltaic (PV) system installed at Keefe Community Center in Hamden, Conn. The town of Hamden earned this solar PV system through the Connecticut [Read More]