Projects & Contracts – Page 9

Duke Energy Florida Plans 8.8 MW Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 13, 2017

Duke Energy Florida has announced plans to build a new solar project on 70 acres near Live Oak, Fla., just east of the existing Suwannee River Power Plant. The new Suwannee Solar Facility will produce 8.8 MW of carbon-free energy, [Read More]

Accardi Foods Goes Green With Rooftop Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 13, 2017

In partnership with Massachusetts-based installer Solect Energy, Accardi Foods, a specialty food distributor, has added a 446 kW solar array on the roof of its 75,000-square-foot warehouse and office facility in Medford, Mass. “We were thrilled to partner with Solect [Read More]

Ameresco To Build Microgrid At Military Site In S.C.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 13, 2017

Ameresco Inc., an energy efficiency and energy infrastructure company, has been issued a task order to build a site-wide microgrid at Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) Parris Island, S.C., by the Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center. Ameresco says [Read More]

APS Completes Solar Project For PayPal And Arizona State University

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 12, 2017

In partnership with online money transfer company PayPal and Arizona State University (ASU), utility APS has unveiled the 40 MW Red Rock Solar Plant. APS developed and will own and operate the project, located 30 miles south of Casa Grande [Read More]

Dominion Adds 56 MW More Of Solar In Virginia

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 12, 2017

Dominion Virginia Power has announced the completion of three large-scale solar facilities in three Virginia counties: Isle of Wight, Louisa and Powhatan. At peak output, these projects will produce a total of 56 MW of solar generation – enough to [Read More]

IKEA Completes Washington’s Largest Rooftop Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 11, 2017

Home furnishings retailer IKEA has completed what it says is Washington’s largest rooftop solar array. Installed atop IKEA’s relocated Seattle-area store in Renton, Wash., the 244,000-square-foot solar array consists of 3,268 panels totaling 1.13 MW. REC Solar designed the project, [Read More]

AES And Hawaiian Co-op Plan Solar+Storage Peaker Plant

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 11, 2017

AES Distributed Energy Inc. (AES DE), a subsidiary of The AES Corp., and the Kaua’i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC), an electric co-op in Hawaii, have inked a power purchase agreement for a solar-plus-storage project designed to help KIUC meet its [Read More]

Mass. Regulators OK Eversource’s Plan To Build More Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 11, 2017

Eversource has announced it will soon begin breaking ground on new solar projects across Massachusetts following approval by the state’s Department of Public Utilities of the company’s plan to increase its commitment to solar energy. The plan, which calls for [Read More]

Duke Energy Renewables Acquires Trio Of Projects From SunPower

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 10, 2017

Duke Energy Renewables has acquired three solar power projects totaling 55 MW from SunPower Corp. The sites include the 20 MW Rio Bravo I, the 20 MW Rio Bravo II and the 15 MW Wildwood Solar II solar power plants. [Read More]

Boston School For Disadvantaged Children Adds Rooftop Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 06, 2017

Epiphany School, an independent, tuition-free middle school dedicated to serving children of economically disadvantaged families from Boston neighborhoods, and Massachusetts-based Solect Energy have installed a 25 kW solar project atop the roof of the school’s Dorchester location. The solar array [Read More]