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Partners Announce Financing Of Southgate Solar Project In Ontario

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 03, 2016

Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure have completed a $190 million debt financing for the 50 MW AC Southgate Solar project, located in Southgate, Ontario. Canadian Solar Inc. has announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Canadian Solar [Read More]

Is NV Energy’s Grandfathering Proposal A ‘Bait And Switch’ For Solar Customers?

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

As promised, NV Energy submitted its proposal on Feb. 1 to grandfather in existing solar customers under previous net-metering rates in Nevada; however, critics in the solar industry argue the proposal isn’t what the utility recently promoted, and The Alliance [Read More]

ITC Extension Will Help U.S. Solar Reach Record Levels This Year: IHS Report

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

Research firm IHS predicts a continued installation boom, thanks to the recently extended investment tax credit.

JA Solar’s PV Module Lineup Meets IEC62804 Anti-PID Standard

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. says its entire portfolio of solar PV modules has passed the 96-hour potential induced degradation (PID) resistance test under the conditions of 85 degrees C and 85% relative humidity (double 85) at -1,000 V of [Read More]

Wunder Capital Offers Commercial Solar Bridge Loans

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

Colorado-based Wunder Capital recently launched its second financing product for commercial solar PV projects, Wunder Bridge Loans. According to the company, Wunder Bridge Loans are designed for solar professionals in need of working capital for project-development activities and serve as [Read More]

PSEG Solar Source Buys N.C. Project From Ecoplexus

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 02, 2016

PSEG Solar Source has acquired a 25.9 MW solar energy facility from Ecoplexus for an investment of more than $40 million. The facility, to be called the PSEG Meadows Solar Energy Center, is located in Martin County, N.C., about 80 [Read More]

Georgia Power Requests Approval To Add 525 MW Of Renewable Generation

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 01, 2016

As part of its 2016 integrated resource plan (IRP), filed with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC), Georgia Power is requesting approval of its renewable energy development initiative, which would bring an additional 525 MW of renewable generation to the [Read More]

IGS Solar, Beaumont Solar Bring Clean Energy To Sturgis Charter Public School

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 01, 2016

IGS Solar LLC, a turnkey commercial and residential solar provider, and Beaumont Solar, a New Bedford, Mass.-based full-service solar developer, have joined together to install two solar arrays at Sturgis Charter Public School’s East and West campuses in Hyannis, Mass. Sturgis [Read More]

PSEG Long Island Seeks Lots Of New Power

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 29, 2016

PSEG Long Island, on behalf of the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA), has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for resources in Western Nassau, N.Y., to address reliability conditions in the Far Rockaway and Glenwood load areas. The RFP is [Read More]

SolarWorld, sonnen And PetersenDean Partner On U.S. Solar-Plus-Storage Offering

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 29, 2016

Crystalline-silicon solar manufacturer SolarWorld has teamed up with sonnen Inc. and PetersenDean to provide integrated solar-plus-storage solutions to the U.S. market. sonnen is a European energy storage company that has opened a new headquarters office in Los Angeles, and PetersenDean [Read More]