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Ithaca College, NYSERDA Announce State-Funded Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 22, 2016

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Ithaca College have announced that construction is under way on a 2.9 MW solar project. The state-funded project will provide enough electricity to meet approximately 10% of the college’s [Read More]

FPL Completes 2.1 MW Solar Project At Daytona International Speedway

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 22, 2016

Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) and Daytona International Speedway (DIS) have completed the FPL Solar Circuit, a system of more than 7,000 solar panels that generate electricity for the Daytona Beach, Fla.-based speedway’s operations and FPL’s customers. The FPL [Read More]

Phoenix Solar To Build 65 MW Nevada Project For Invenergy

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 22, 2016

Phoenix Solar Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Germany-based Phoenix Solar AG, has won a contract to design and build a 65 MW solar photovoltaic project for Invenergy Solar Development LLC. Located in Mineral County, Nev., the Luning Solar Energy Project [Read More]

Elkem To Restart Solar Ingot Production At Former REC Factory

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 19, 2016

Elkem Solar has decided to restart parts of a former REC wafer factory in Porsgrunn, Norway, to produce ingots for solar panels. In May 2015, Norway-based silicon producer Elkem Group completed its acquisition of solar panel manufacturer REC Group, also [Read More]

ecoSolargy Installs Solar System At MGM Plastics In California

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 19, 2016

Irvine, Calif.-based ecoSolargy has installed a 63.75 kW solar system on the roof of the headquarters of MGM Plastics, a San Marcos, Calif.-based company that performs plastic fabrication and machining services. The installation features ecoSolargy Titan 1000 modules and four [Read More]

SunEdison To Shutter And Offload Solar Factories

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 18, 2016

Troubled renewables company SunEdison Inc. has announced it plans to close its Pasadena, Texas, polysilicon production facility; will refocus its Portland, Ore., operations into a research and development (R&D) and technology demonstration center; and is selling its Kuching, Malaysia, silicon [Read More]

Allied Old English Expects Savings With HQ Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 18, 2016

Key Equipment Finance teamed up with Entropy Solar Integrators LLC to complete a $602,000, 345 kW solar installation for Allied Old English Inc., a bottler of branded and private-label food products based in Port Reading, N.J. Key Equipment Finance, a [Read More]

Soltec Solar Tracker Obtains Certification In Brazil

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 18, 2016

Spain-based manufacturer Soltec Renewable Energies has obtained FINAME certification for its SF utility single-axis tracker from the Brazilian National Bank of Economic and Social Development (BNDES). The FINAME program provides special financing conditions to companies acquiring equipment manufactured in Brazil. [Read More]

Rocky Mountain Power Taps juwi To Build 20 MW Solar Farm For Subscribers

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 17, 2016

Rocky Mountain Power has signed a contract with juwi to build and develop the utility’s first Subscriber Solar program resource. The 20 MW solar farm will be located in Holden, Utah. In October, the Utah Public Service Commission approved the [Read More]

Panasonic Unveils Two New Solar Photovoltaic Modules

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 17, 2016

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America has added two models to its HIT solar photovoltaic module product lineup. Ideal for use in virtually all residential applications, the new N330 (330 W) and N325 (325 W) modules achieve up to 36% higher [Read More]