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Groups Call On Congress To Protect Energy Programs Facing Budget Cuts

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 13, 2017

Five national business groups representing renewable energy technologies, developers, financiers and Fortune 500 buyers are urging Congress to fund what they feel are vital programs at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). A June 13 letter was penned to House [Read More]

SunLink Wins 500 MW Supply Deal From Blattner

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 13, 2017

Solar energy solutions provider SunLink Corp. has been selected by Blattner Energy Inc. as the supplier for 500 MW of new projects in the fast-growing solar states of Florida and Minnesota. SunLink says it will supply Blattner with engineering services [Read More]

Residential Solar Company Sunnova Raises Almost $1 Billion 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 13, 2017

Residential solar service provider Sunnova Energy Corp. has raised aggregate capital of nearly $1 billion in the past three months after closing a $140 million round of debt funding with CIT Group and other investors this past week, with CohnReznick [Read More]

Solaria And CleanFund Partner On Commercial BIPV Financing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 13, 2017

Solaria Corp., a provider of solar module technologies, and CleanFund Commercial PACE Capital, a commercial property-assessed clean energy (C-PACE) financier, have partnered to offer long-term financing for commercial building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) projects. BIPV, which Solaria commonly refers to as “architectural [Read More]

Global Status Report: Renewables Thrive, But More Progress Needed

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 12, 2017

A new report on the state of the global renewable energy industry outlines a few trends for another “record-breaking” year for renewables: Additions in installed renewable capacity set new records in 2016, renewables are becoming the least-cost option, the inherent [Read More]

Madison College Announces Large Rooftop Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 12, 2017

Madison Area Technical College (MATC) will add $1.8 million to a grant from utility Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) to build a 1.4 MW solar PV system atop the school’s main Truax Campus building in Madison, Wis. MATC says the [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]

N.Y. School Completes State’s First K-Solar Program Installation

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 09, 2017

The Somers Middle School in Westchester County has completed its new rooftop solar system, making it New York State’s first school to receive a portion of its electricity through Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s K-Solar clean energy initiative. The K-Solar program [Read More]

Coronal Energy And Dominion Partner On Virginia Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 08, 2017

Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, has partnered with Dominion Energy on a 20 MW solar project in Essex County, Va. With a local office in Charlottesville, Coronal Energy will develop, own and operate the Essex Solar Center, and Dominion Energy [Read More]

Vivint Solar Enters Colorado, Plans Return To Nevada

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 08, 2017

Residential solar provider Vivint Solar Inc. has expanded its footprint into Colorado, as well as announced plans to re-enter the Nevada market now that the state is slated to restore net energy metering (NEM). Once it returns to Nevada, Vivint [Read More]