Archive for renewables – Page 24

Global Solar PV Capacity To Exceed 310 GW By Year-End: IHS

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

By the end of this year, cumulative global installed solar photovoltaic capacity will surpass 310 GW, compared with just 40 GW at the end of 2010, according to IHS Inc. The report says the five countries accounting for 70% of [Read More]

Researchers Hit ‘Critical Milestone’ For CdTe Solar Cells

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) says it and partners have reached a critical milestone in cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar cell technology, helping pave the way for solar energy to directly compete with electricity generated by [Read More]

Partners Start Building 5.3 MW Of Solar In New York

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

Dynamic Energy Solutions, a turnkey solar engineering and construction company, and SunStream Hudson, which owns and operates solar projects, have begun building 5.3 MW of solar in New York. According to Dynamic Energy Solutions, the partnership covers two 2.65 MW [Read More]

Tecta America Sells Solar Business To Onyx Renewable Partners

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

Tecta America, a national commercial roofing company, has sold its Tecta Solar division to Onyx Renewable Partners LP, a renewable energy company established by Blackstone Energy Partners. Tecta Solar provides financial analysis, system design, utility interfaces, financing alternatives, system installation [Read More]

Ingeteam Adds To Family Of Three-Phase String Inverters

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

Ingeteam has expanded its INGECON SUN 3Play series of solar PV three-phase string inverters, with its latest models now offering output power of up to 40 kW in a single inverter. The previous models had output power ranging from 10 [Read More]

Cenergy Power Wins Solar Deals From Two Electric Cooperatives

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 29, 2016

Cenergy Power, a California-based engineering, procurement and construction firm, has been selected to engineer and build utility-scale solar photovoltaic projects for two generation and transmission electric cooperatives: Arizona Electric Power Cooperative Inc. (AEPCO) and Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative Inc. [Read More]

Co-op To Buy Power From A Dozen New Wisconsin Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 26, 2016

Dairyland Power Cooperative, which provides wholesale electricity to 25 member distribution cooperatives and 17 municipal utilities, has finalized contracts with two developers to purchase over 15 MW from a dozen new utility-scale solar PV projects in Wisconsin. “As Dairyland celebrates [Read More]

NV Energy Seeks Lots Of New Capacity, Including Renewable Power

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 25, 2016

Nevada-based NV Energy has issued two requests for proposals (RFPs): one seeking a total of 135 MW of renewable energy and another looking for up to 700 MW of non-technology-specific capacity and energy resources. According to the utility, the first [Read More]

Builders’ General Supply Co. Considers Solar A ‘Win-Win-Win’

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 24, 2016

Key Equipment Finance, a bank-held equipment finance company and an affiliate of KeyCorp, has partnered with Trinity Solar, a retailer and installer of solar power systems in the northeastern U.S., to complete a $1.2 million solar project for Builders’ General [Read More]

PSEG Solar Source Acquires 36.3 MW Colorado Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 24, 2016

PSEG Solar Source has acquired a 36.3 MW solar energy facility from juwi Inc. The facility, to be called the PSEG Larimer Solar Energy Center, is located 25 miles north of Fort Collins, Colo., and this latest addition to PSEG [Read More]