FYI – Page 6

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]

GameChange Solar Adds Roll Forming Sites In The Southeast

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 30, 2016

GameChange Solar, a manufacturer of fixed-tilt and tracker solar racking systems, has announced that it added two additional roll forming locations in Alabama and Georgia to service the growing Southeast U.S. market. Andrew Worden, CEO of GameChange Solar, states, “We [Read More]

Solect Energy Expands Into Connecticut Solar Market

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 30, 2016

Solect Energy, a Massachusetts-based commercial-scale solar company, is expanding its business into the state of Connecticut. The move comes after the solar provider entered the Rhode Island market earlier this year. “We are excited to take on this new venture [Read More]

JinkoSolar Picks Up IEC Certification For China PV Facility

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 28, 2016

JinkoSolar’s Shangrao, China, production facility has received International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) TS 62941, which certifies the quality of photovoltaic module manufacturers’ management systems. The IEC TS 62941 specification, launched in early 2016, is administered by the IEC. The technical certification [Read More]

Solar Loan Provider Mosaic Snags $250M In New Financing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 22, 2016

Home solar loan provider Mosaic has closed a $250 million warehouse facility, with Deutsche Bank as the arranger and administrative agent. Together with recent upsizes to Mosaic’s existing warehouse facility and a forward flow whole loan sale arrangement, this agreement [Read More]

Renewables JV Between GE And Enel Will Become 50/50

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 21, 2016

Enel SpA – through its U.S.-based renewables subsidiary, Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA) – has signed a letter agreement with GE Energy Financial Services in which EGPNA would sell a 1% stake in EGPNA Renewable Energy Partners LLC [Read More]

Power Factors Acquires Software Developer Ekhosoft

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 18, 2016

Power Factors LLC, a software provider for monitoring, managing and optimizing renewable energy assets, has acquired software developer Ekhosoft Inc. from Bay4 Energy Services, a solar and energy storage asset management company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Steve [Read More]

Soltage Nets $140M Investment To Fund 100 MW Of Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 17, 2016

New Jersey-based solar company Soltage LLC and Basalt Infrastructure Partners LP  have announced the first close of $70 million on a $140 million equity capital partnership to fund over 100 MW of commercial and industrial (C&I) and utility pipeline solar [Read More]