Projects & Contracts – Page 512

PSE Issues RFP For New Solar-Powered Facility

Posted by SI Staff on December 06, 2006

Puget Sound Energy (PSE), a Bellevue, Wash.-based subsidiary of Puget Energy, has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to develop a solar-powered generating facility at the company's nearly completed Wild Horse Wind Project in eastern Washington. The RFP is for [Read More]

Eleven More Texas Schools Take Part In Solar For Schools Program

Posted by SI Staff on November 14, 2006

Austin Energy, an Austin, Texas-headquartered electric utility, has completed the installation of solar systems in 11 schools in the state as part of the Texas Solar for Schools Program. The Texas Solar for Schools Program, which is sponsored by the [Read More]

California Town’s Social Security Office Installs Solar System

Posted by SI Staff on November 14, 2006

REC Solar, a division of the REC Group that installs and maintains solar systems in residential and commercial buildings, recently installed an 87 kW system on the Social Security Administration Office's building in Torrance, Calif. The solar system is expected [Read More]

GreenPower Program Adds First Small Wind Project To Grid

Posted by SI Staff on November 14, 2006

NC GreenPower, a Raleigh, N.C.-based nonprofit organization that encourages the development of renewable energy resources, has added its first small wind power project to its statewide GreenPower program. The Mes family owns the 10 kW Bergey wind turbine, located in [Read More]

Salt River Project’s Energy Program Offers Incentives To New Arizona Home Buyers

Posted by SI Staff on November 09, 2006

Valley Homebuilder VIP, a Mesa, Ariz.-based building company, and Salt River Project (SRP), a provider of power to the Phoenix region, have partnered to offer home buyers the option of adding a 2 to 4 kW solar electric system to [Read More]

Celebrates Completion Of New England’s Largest Solar Energy Plant

Posted by SI Staff on November 08, 2006

The Brockton (Mass.) Brightfield, an environmentally remediated brownfield that features a 425 kW solar energy system designed and constructed by Global Solar Energy Inc., a Tucson, Ariz.-based manufacturer of thin film solar cell products, is officially complete. An inauguration that [Read More]

Law Firm Installs One Of The Largest Business-Owned PV Systems In Phoenix

Posted by SI Staff on November 06, 2006

Taylor & Associates PLLC, a central Phoenix-based law firm that specializes in injuries and disabilities, has installed a 60 kW solar electric system – making it one of the largest business-owned, grid-connected PV systems in the valley. The system, which [Read More]

Completes USPS’ Largest Solar Power And Efficiency Project

Posted by SI Staff on November 01, 2006

Chevron Energy Solutions, a subsidiary of Chevron Corp., has built the largest solar power and energy-efficiency project for the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) at its mail center in Northern California. The project at the Oakland Processing and Distribution Center reduces [Read More]

Arizona Air Force Installs 375 kW Solar System

Posted by SI Staff on October 26, 2006

Honeywell International, a Morristown, N.J.-headquartered manufacturer of specialty products, recently completed a photovoltaic (PV) solar installation at Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, Ariz. The solar technology is integrated into a new, 144,000-square-foot roof on the Base Exchange building that [Read More]

CA State’s Largest Privately Owned Solar System Is Complete

Posted by SI Staff on October 24, 2006

Berkeley, Calif.-headquartered PowerLight Corp., a provider of large-scale solar power systems, has designed and developed a 1.4 MW solar system for Codding Investment's Sonoma Mountain Village. The Sonoma Mountain Village is a 200-acre community that will consist of residential buildings/homes [Read More]