FYI

Spruce Finance Raises Capital To Back More Residential Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 19, 2017

Spruce Finance, a provider of consumer financing for residential solar and energy efficiency improvements, says it has raised tax equity and project debt transactions to support $445 million in residential solar power purchase agreements (PPA) and leases in 2017. “Spruce’s [Read More]

CleanCapital And Generate Capital Partner On DG Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 18, 2017

CleanCapital has announced a partnership with Generate Capital that will enable the acquisition of approximately $300 million of operating clean energy assets, namely distributed solar projects, across the U.S. The partners say the transaction harnesses Generate Capital’s track record of [Read More]

Solar Alliance Offloads B.C. Wind To Help U.S. Expansion

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 18, 2017

Solar Alliance Energy Inc., a solar sales and marketing firm with home bases in Vancouver, B.C., and San Diego, has signed a letter of intent with Concord Green Energy Inc. for the sale of certain British Columbia wind energy assets [Read More]

Solar Company Silicon Ranch Closes $55M Investment Round

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 18, 2017

Silicon Ranch Corp., a U.S. developer, owner and operator of solar energy plants, has closed on an equity investment round that raised in excess of $55 million. Partners Group, a global private markets investment manager, led the round with a [Read More]

Seminole Hits $1B Milestone For Renewable Energy Lending

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 13, 2017

Belleair Bluffs, Fla.-based Seminole Financial Services LLC has now closed more than $1 billion in construction and permanent debt financing for solar and wind transactions. Seminole is the operating entity for the six companies that make up The Seminole Companies. [Read More]

sPower Surpasses 1 GW Solar Milestone

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 09, 2017

sPower, a Salt Lake City-based independent power producer (IPP), says it crossed the 1 GW milestone for operating solar projects before the end of 2016. This takes sPower’s total portfolio of operating renewable assets to over 1.15 GW when including [Read More]

Momentum Solar Offers Customers Real-Time System Monitoring

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 30, 2016

Momentum Solar, a New Jersey-based solar energy company, is now offering its customers the ability to remotely monitor their home solar systems via a smartphone or computer. The company says its new technology is a free service included with every [Read More]

JinkoSolar Donation Helps Nonprofit’s East Coast Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 29, 2016

Module manufacturer JinkoSolar’s U.S. subsidiary has donated 14 kW to RE-volv, a solar nonprofit and member of the White House National Community Solar Partnership. The donation will provide two local charities with solar power. JinkoSolar says its donation significantly reduced [Read More]

Clemson University Rolls Out Solar-Powered Mobile Health Clinic

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 15, 2016

Odulair LLC, a manufacturer of mobile health clinics, has provided a 100% solar-powered mobile clinic to Clemson University. The Clemson University Joseph F. Sullivan Center will use the clinic for outreach efforts to underserved populations across South Carolina. It will [Read More]

Connecticut Green Bank Turns Five, Touts Progress

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 12, 2016

The Connecticut Green Bank is marking five years of progress toward its goal of reducing the energy burden on households and businesses by mobilizing private investment into the state’s clean energy economy. Formed by Gov. Dannel Malloy and the General [Read More]