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SEIA Creates Committee To Expand Midwest Solar Market

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 09, 2017

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has announced the formation of the Midwest State Committee in an effort to expand the national trade group’s education and advocacy efforts in the region. According to SEIA, the committee will work with SEIA [Read More]

Fraunhofer ISE Puts Novel TPedge Modules To The Test

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 09, 2017

The Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) says it has successfully tested the reliability of TPedge PV modules, novel solar technology the institute developed with project partners. According to Fraunhofer ISE, the TPedge concept reduces the material and [Read More]

Schneider Electric Helps Sun Chemical With Solar PPA

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 09, 2017

Schneider Electric, an energy management and automation company, has announced the signing of a solar power purchase agreement (PPA) that will allow Sun Chemical to cut electricity costs at its Carlstadt, N.J., production facility by roughly $400,000. Rooftop and carport [Read More]

NRG Energy Completes Its First Florida Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2017

NRG Energy Inc. has completed a 3.15 MW AC solar farm in Lakeland, Fla., in partnership with municipal utility Lakeland Electric. The Medulla Road Solar Facility represents NRG’s entrance into the Florida market, and the project was part of a [Read More]

First Solar Supplies Modules For 18 MW Portfolio In Thailand

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2017

First Solar, a U.S.-based vertically integrated solar company, and Prime Road Group, a Thailand-based developer, have announced the completion of four solar farms totaling 18 MW in Thailand. Located across the Ayutthaya and Pathum Thani provinces and collectively called the Prime [Read More]

Special Delivery: UPS Plans To Bring More Solar Online

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2017

The global logistics company has announced an initial $18 million investment to expand its on-site solar portfolio.

AES Further Embraces Drones For Energy Project Inspections

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2017

Drone as a Service operator Measure has announced a new strategic partnership with The AES Corp., which will be using Measure’s services to remotely inspect energy infrastructure globally. AES, a Fortune 200 global power company, provides sustainable energy to 17 [Read More]

Consolidated Edison Forms Clean Energy Holding Company

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2017

Consolidated Edison Inc. has established a new holding company, Con Edison Clean Energy Businesses Inc., which brings together Con Edison Solutions, Con Edison Development and Con Edison Energy. Through the three main subsidiaries, the business develops, owns and operates renewable [Read More]

U.S. Congressman Proposes Bill To Abolish The EPA

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 07, 2017

A newly elected congressman has proposed H.R.861, a bill that would completely eliminate the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., proposed the bill on Feb. 3. The text of the legislation has not been published on [Read More]

AmeriPride Goes Green In Texas With Rooftop Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 07, 2017

Texas-based PCI Solar has completed installation and commissioning of a rooftop solar array for AmeriPride Services, a major uniform rental and linen supply company in North America, at its Odessa, Texas, processing plant. This is AmeriPride’s second solar energy project, [Read More]