FYI – Page 5

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]

CALSEIA, NABCEP Sign On As Association Hosts At SOMO

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 09, 2016

The California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) and the National American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) have become association hosts for the second annual Solar Mounting Training Conference (SOMO), which will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in [Read More]

Sunrun Renews Support Of Solar Nonprofit GRID Alternatives

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 08, 2016

Residential solar company Sunrun Inc. has announced the renewal of a national partnership with nonprofit solar installer GRID Alternatives. Sunrun says it will support GRID Alternatives through a cash donation of $150,000 and employee volunteerism on projects throughout the U.S. [Read More]

Residential Installers Merge To Form ION Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 06, 2016

Vision Solar and Zing Solar, two residential rooftop solar installers based in Utah, have announced a merger agreement. Once the deal is completed by year-end, the combined entity will be named ION Solar and be positioned to expand across strategic [Read More]

Just Energy Taps Sungevity To Help Grow U.S. Solar Footprint

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 05, 2016

Sungevity Inc., a technology company whose platform enables the sale and installation of solar energy systems to residential and commercial customers, and Just Energy Group Inc., an energy management solutions provider specializing in electricity and natural gas commodities, energy efficiency [Read More]

Cypress Creek Renewables Joins SEIA Board Of Directors

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 30, 2016

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, has welcomed Cypress Creek Renewables, a provider of local solar farms, to the group’s board of directors. “Cypress Creek Renewables has quickly become a [Read More]