Projects & Contracts – Page 6

Partners Complete Utility-Scale Solar Farm In Jacksonville

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 07, 2017

Developer groSolar, municipal utility JEA, and AEP OnSite Partners, an American Electric Power company, have announced commercial operation of the 7 MW AC Northwest Jacksonville Solar Partners (NWJAX) solar farm in Jacksonville, Fla. Located on Arnold Road just north of [Read More]

Applied Medical Powers HQ With Nearly 3 MW Of Solar 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 06, 2017

Applied Medical, a California-based developer and provider of minimally invasive surgical devices, has installed almost 3 MW of solar at its multi-facility corporate headquarters and a local distribution center. Designed and built by REC Solar, the solar project consists of rooftop [Read More]

Mass. Schools To Cut Costs With New Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 06, 2017

Solect Energy and Green Street, members of SunPower’s national dealer network, have developed two SunPower solar systems totaling 6.9 MW that will provide electricity to 10 Massachusetts schools. In Easton and in partnership with SunPower, Solect Energy has constructed a [Read More]

Tufts University And NRG Complete Two Campus Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 05, 2017

Two new solar installations at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, Mass., will generate 40% of the school’s electric power and are expected to save Tufts University up to $5.3 million over the next 20 [Read More]

IKEA Plans More Solar In Florida

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 05, 2017

Home furnishings retailer IKEA has announced plans to install solar panels atop its future Jacksonville, Fla., store opening this fall. Panel installation will begin this summer, and the project will represent IKEA’s fifth solar array in Florida and 49th in [Read More]

First Electric Cooperative Flips The Switch On 1 MW Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 02, 2017

First Electric Cooperative Corp. (FECC), a nonprofit rural electric co-op headquartered in Jacksonville, Ark., has commissioned a 1 MW solar project. “First Electric is dedicated to providing our members with safe, reliable electricity in a cost-effective manner,” says Don Crabbe, CEO [Read More]

Apex And U.S. Army Cut Ribbon On Texas Wind/Solar Project 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 02, 2017

Developer Apex Clean Energy is celebrating the final delivery of what it calls the U.S. Army’s largest renewable energy project, a hybrid wind and solar facility at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas. Drawing wind from the 50.4 MW Cotton Plains [Read More]

LG CNS Secures Energy Storage Deal With Guam Power Authority

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 01, 2017

LG CNS, a subsidiary of LG Corp., recently secured a $43 million contract from the Guam Power Authority (GPA) to deliver, operate and maintain two utility-scale energy storage systems (ESS). According to the company, the project will reduce the intermittent [Read More]

Virginia Governor Praises Planned Municipal Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 01, 2017

Gov. Terry McAuliffe, D-Va., has announced that the Kentuck Solar project, Virginia’s largest municipal utility solar farm, will begin construction this August. The Kentuck project is a 6 MW solar array that will be part of the generation mix for [Read More]

Origis Breaks Ground On 20 MW Tallahassee Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 31, 2017

On Tuesday, community members gathered in an open field on Tallahassee International Airport (TLH) property to join leaders with the City of Tallahassee, Fla., and Origis Energy to break ground on a new 20 MW solar farm. Once complete, the [Read More]