Archive for clean-energy – Page 127

Trina Solar Opens Manufacturing Plant In Thailand

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 28, 2016

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]

With Solar, U.S. Rooftops Could Provide Nearly Half Of Nation’s Power

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

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.

Target Stores In South Carolina Add Rooftop Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

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 Handles Solar O&M At Arizona State University

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

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 Firms Recycle Mass. Land For 12 MW Of Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

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]

Poll: Candidates’ Solar Stance Could Sway Independent Voters In Swing States

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

Solar power might serve as a motivating issue in the upcoming election, according to a new poll released by The Alliance for Solar Choice.

U.S. Midwest Is Home To 569,000 Clean Energy Jobs

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

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]

Partners Finish 2.6 MW Solar Project For Elizabethtown College

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

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 Adds To California Solar Portfolio

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

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]

Energy Department Funds Solar Projects For Tribal Communities

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

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]