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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]

Eaton Unveils Aluminum DC Collection System For Utility-Scale Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

Eaton has added to its Crouse-Hinds series with the new Sunnector aluminum direct-current (DC) collection system, which is designed for use with 5 MW and larger-scale, grid-tied solar PV projects that incorporate fixed-tilt ground-mount racking. The power management company says [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]

GameChange Supplying 13 MW Solar Project In Minnesota

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 23, 2016

GameChange Solar, a manufacturer of fixed-tilt and tracker solar racking systems, has received an order to supply its Max-Span pile driven system for a 13 MW project using thin-film First Solar Series 4 modules in Minnesota. “We are excited to [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]

New York Passes Regulations To Help Boost Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 22, 2016

The New York State Public Service Commission has announced new regulations that it says will make it faster and easier for solar energy, microgrid and other distributed generation (DG) projects to connect to the electric grid and advance the development [Read More]

State Lawmakers Eye Bigger Renewable Portfolio Standards

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Written by Joseph Bebon on March 22, 2016

Legislators in New Jersey and Maryland are the latest to advance bills to increase their state renewable energy targets.