FYI

Zayo Buys RECs For Five Data Centers

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 05, 2017

Zayo Group Holdings Inc., which provides communications infrastructure services, has purchased 86 million kWh of renewable energy certificates (RECs) to power five of its zColo data centers in Illinois, Texas and New Jersey. Zayo says the purchase is part of [Read More]

Roof Attachment Company S-5! Relaunches Website

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 27, 2017

S-5!, a Colorado-based provider of metal roof attachment solutions, says it has relaunched its website to provide an easy-to-navigate center showcasing the increasing applications of its products, including rooftop solar. The company notes its updated site, www.s-5.com, contains S-5!’s new [Read More]

CALSEIA Unveils 2017 Solar Battle Of The Bands Lineup

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 22, 2017

The competition is on! The California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) has announced the 2017 lineup for the Solar Battle of the Bands, a solar industry party and musical competition that coincides with the Intersolar North America conference. Founded by [Read More]

RMI Launches Tool To Help Navigate Renewables Markets

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 16, 2017

The Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and its Business Renewables Center (BRC) have launched a software platform that aims to help buyers and developers of renewable energy projects better understand which locations are more likely to be economically attractive across deregulated [Read More]

Keystone Creates Investment Fund For Small-Scale Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 12, 2017

Keystone Power Holdings LLC has established KPH Solar Farms Fund I, a new investment fund for small-scale solar projects. Keystone says the fund will enable the company to expand its ownership into key U.S. markets, such as Maryland, Massachusetts, New [Read More]

Dominion Selects More Va. Schools For ‘Solar For Students’ Program

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 09, 2017

As renewable energy becomes a growing part of Virginia’s energy mix, Dominion Energy says it is expanding its Solar for Students program to give more students hands-on experience with solar power. Dominion Energy has selected five additional public schools in [Read More]

Intersolar North America To Honor N.Y. ‘Energy Czar’

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 07, 2017

Intersolar North America, the massive solar industry event, has announced that Richard L. Kauffman, New York’s chairman of energy and finance, has been named the winner of the 2017 Intersolar Champion of Change AWARD. This prestigious award is annually presented [Read More]

After Gaz Metro Deal, Standard Solar Expands With New Offices

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 22, 2017

Maryland-based Standard Solar Inc. is expanding its team to serve customers nationwide with new offices in Dallas and San Francisco. The announcement comes after Canadian energy giant Gaz Metro recently acquired the solar company, and Standard Solar says this expansion [Read More]

Blattner Energy Touts 5 GW Of Installed Renewables In 2016

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 22, 2017

Avon, Minn.-headquartered Blattner Energy Inc., a power generation contractor and provider of renewable energy construction in North America, installed approximately 5 GW of renewable energy in 2016. Specifically, Blattner installed over 1.4 GW of solar energy and more than 3 [Read More]

Canadian Solar Buys Stake In Transportation-Focused eNow

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 12, 2017

Canadian Solar Inc. has acquired a minority equity interest in eNow, a Rhode Island-based company specializing in solar-based power management systems for the commercial transportation industry. Canadian Solar is now a 10% shareholder of eNow. Canadian Solar says its investment [Read More]