China-based solar PV module company Trina Solar Ltd. has announced the official launch of operations at its new manufacturing facility in Thailand. In addition, the company has signed a financing facilities agreement for an aggregate amount of approximately $143 million [Read More]
In a new analysis, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost doubled its previous estimate of the total U.S. technical potential for rooftop solar PV systems.
Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS), a project developer and engineering, procurement, and construction firm, has completed a 516.5 kW solar project atop a Target store in Lexington, S.C. The company claims the installation is the largest ballasted rooftop solar PV [Read More]
SunLink Corp. has taken on operations and maintenance (O&M) responsibility for a group of tracker and rooftop solar projects at Arizona State University (ASU) totaling nearly 2 MW. This win for SunLink’s PowerCare program is the latest in a series [Read More]
Investment companies Syncarpha Capital and Pacolet Milliken have announced the addition of three solar projects, located in the Massachusetts towns of Leominster, North Adams and Palmer, to their jointly owned solar portfolio. The grid-connected projects are privately funded and currently [Read More]
Solar power might serve as a motivating issue in the upcoming election, according to a new poll released by The Alliance for Solar Choice.
Nearly 569,000 people work in clean energy throughout the Midwest, according to a comprehensive analysis unveiled by Chicago-based Clean Energy Trust (CET) and the national nonpartisan business group Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2). Clean energy jobs throughout the region are expected to [Read More]
Key Equipment Finance and developer Community Energy Inc. have announced the completion of a 2.6 MW ground-mounted solar photovoltaic system for Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania. Key Equipment Finance, an affiliate of KeyCorp, says it provided a $3 million loan that was structured [Read More]
Duke Energy Renewables has acquired the development assets associated with the proposed 20 MW AC Longboat solar project in California from EDF Renewable Energy. The project will be built in San Bernardino County near the city of Barstow. With this [Read More]
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced funding for 24 American Indian and Alaska Native communities to deploy clean energy and energy efficiency projects. The DOE plans to invest over $9 million in 16 facility- and community-scale energy projects [Read More]