Projects & Contracts – Page 524

United Solar Ovonic’s PV Laminates Used For 700 kW System

Posted by SI Staff on January 11, 2007

United Solar Ovonic LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Conversion Devices Inc., has supplied 700 kW of photovoltaic (PV) laminates to TurtleEnergy LLC, an electric equipment distributor based in Linden, N.J. According to the companies, the laminates will be [Read More]

Honeywell Agrees To Install Solar Panels For Pleasanton Unified School District

Posted by SI Staff on January 09, 2007

Honeywell Building Solutions, an international provider of energy-efficient systems, has been awarded a contract to install, own and maintain solar panels on seven district buildings of the Pleasanton Unified School District in the San Francisco Bay area. Under the agreement, [Read More]

PSE Plans To Build Solar Facility On Its Wild Horse Wind Farm Site

Posted by SI Staff on January 05, 2007

Bellevue, Wash.-based Puget Sound Energy (PSE), the wholly owned utility subsidiary of Puget Energy, has announced plans to build a solar facility at its recently completed wind farm in Kittitas County, Wash. PSE's near-term plans call for building the Pacific [Read More]

FPL Invests In Solar Power

Posted by SI Staff on January 03, 2007

Florida Light & Power (FPL) is building the largest solar array in the state of Florida in Rothenback Park, Sarasota County, as part of the utility's Sunshine Energy program. The Sunshine Energy program is offered to FPL residential customers who [Read More]

NMSU Builds Solar Powered Parking Structure

Posted by SI Staff on January 02, 2007

New Mexico State University's (NMSU) Institute for Energy and the Environment and College of Engineering are finalizing the design of a solar-powered parking structure scheduled for construction in early 2007. The structure will be located beside the Student Health Center [Read More]

Akeena Solar Installs 134 kW System For Biotech Company

Posted by SI Staff on December 14, 2006

Los Gatos, Calif.-based Akeena Solar Inc., a designer and installer of solar power systems, has completed the installation of a 134 kW solar power system for a biotech company based in Burlingame, Calif. Akeena Solar installed 645 solar panels on [Read More]

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]