Projects & Contracts – Page 8

SunPower Starts Project At California Air Force Base 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 23, 2017

SunPower Corp. has broken ground on a 28 MW solar photovoltaic project at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc, Calif. The company expects the project to create about 150 jobs at peak of construction and, once complete, be the U.S. Air [Read More]

Ameren Completes Multi-Tech Clean Energy Microgrid System

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 19, 2017

Ameren Corp. has completed what the energy company is touting as one of the most technologically advanced utility-scale microgrids in North America. The $5 million facility, located at Ameren’s Technology Applications Center adjacent to the University of Illinois campus in [Read More]

Duke Energy Cuts Ribbon On Solar Project At Indiana Naval Base

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 19, 2017

On Thursday, Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch joined leaders from utility Duke Energy, the U.S. Department of the Navy (DON) and Naval Support Activity Crane at a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the 17 MW solar power plant [Read More]

Altus Power Flips Switch On 10 MW New Jersey Solar Farm

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 19, 2017

Connecticut-based Altus Power America Inc. has announced completion of a 10 MW ground-mounted solar energy system, known as the Spartan solar project, in North Hanover Township, N.J. The company says construction kicked off in September 2016 and involved hundreds of [Read More]

Campbell Soup Co. Installing 4.4 MW Of Solar At World Headquarters 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 18, 2017

Campbell Soup Co., in partnership with BNB Renewable Energy Holdings, SunPower Corp. and ORIX USA Corp., has broken ground on a 4.4 MW solar power project at the company’s world headquarters in Camden, N.J. Scheduled to come online this fall, [Read More]

Georgia Power To Build 139 MW Solar Project At Robins Air Force Base

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 17, 2017

Atlanta-based utility Georgia Power has announced plans to build a new 139 MW solar facility adjacent to Robins Air Force Base (AFB) in Warner Robins, Ga., just south of Macon. The project was approved Tuesday by the Georgia Public Service [Read More]

NRG Adds 32 MW Of Community Solar In Minnesota

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 17, 2017

NRG Energy’s renewables business has completed a 32 MW portfolio of community solar projects in Minnesota. The company says the seven new solar farms, ranging from 3 MW to 5 MW, represent the first set of several more projects in [Read More]

Joe Kennedy Commissions Falmouth Landfill Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 16, 2017

Citizens Energy Corp., a Boston-based nonprofit founded by former U.S. Congressman Joseph “Joe” P. Kennedy II, has commissioned a 4 MW solar project built atop an unused landfill in Falmouth, Mass. The project represents the 15th array built by the [Read More]

Southern Power Commissions 102 MW Solar Project In Texas

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 15, 2017

Southern Co. subsidiary Southern Power has announced the commercial operation of the 102 MW Lamesa Solar Facility, located in Dawson County, Texas. The facility is Southern Power’s third large-scale solar project operating in the Lone Star State. Southern Power acquired [Read More]

Washington Clean Energy Fund Backs Utility Microgrid Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 12, 2017

The Washington State Department of Commerce has finalized grants totaling $7 million with two Washington state utilities to further their work on microgrid projects. Spokane, Wash.-based private utility Avista and the Snohomish County Public Utility District (SnoPUD) each won $3.5 [Read More]