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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]

JuiceBox, Simmitri Offer Energy Storage To Silicon Valley Solar Customers

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 19, 2016

Energy storage company JuiceBox Energy and Simmitri Inc., a provider of sustainable energy solutions, have partnered to offer Silicon Valley residential and commercial solar customers the JuiceBox Energy storage system. “We’re extremely interested in cutting-edge technologies that positively impact our [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]

Seventeen Governors Sign Accord Focused On Clean Energy

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 17, 2016

A bipartisan group of 17 governors has signed the Governors’ Accord for a New Energy Future – a joint commitment to take action to promote clean energy, clean transportation choices and a modern electrical grid. The accord provides participating governors [Read More]

SolarCity Chooses Tesla Battery For Kaua’i Solar Storage Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 16, 2016

SolarCity has selected Tesla Energy to supply the batteries for a solar array and energy storage system to be built for Kaua’i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) in Hawaii. KIUC says SolarCity says it made its choice after conducting a comprehensive [Read More]

Tampa Electric: 2 MW Airport Array ‘Just The Beginning’ Of Large-Scale Solar Plans

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 15, 2016

Tampa Electric, one of Florida’s largest investor-owned electric utilities, and the Tampa International Airport have unveiled a canopy of solar panels on the top floor of the airport’s south economy parking garage. At 2 MW, the project is Tampa Electric’s [Read More]

Florida Power & Light Breaks Ground On Large Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 11, 2016

Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) has broken ground on three solar projects totaling 74.5 MW each. The community-scale plants are expected to begin producing energy by year’s end and will help triple the utility’s current solar capacity. The FPL [Read More]

Sunverge Introduces Next-Generation Energy Storage System

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 10, 2016

Sunverge Energy, a provider of intelligent energy storage and distributed energy resource management, has introduced the next generation of its Solar Integration System (SIS), now offering a package of more battery options and a streamlined design with enhanced system intelligence. [Read More]

SolarEdge Technologies Ships Its 10 Millionth Power Optimizer

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 10, 2016

SolarEdge Technologies Inc., a provider of solar PV inverters, power optimizers and module-level monitoring services, has officially shipped its 10 millionth power optimizer. The company says it has reached this milestone 10 years after its founding and only six years [Read More]

Dominion Virginia Power, SunEnergy1 To Build 20 MW Solar Farm

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 08, 2016

Dominion Virginia Power plans to add more solar power to its generation portfolio, as the utility has partnered with SunEnergy1 to build a 20 MW solar farm in Chesapeake, Va. North Carolina-based SunEnergy1 will lease a 250-acre site located off [Read More]