Archive for solar-panels – Page 3

GridBright To Support Integration Of Solar Into U.S. Electric Grid

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 14, 2017

GridBright Inc., grid management specialist of the utility industry, says that it is part of three of the 13 projects selected for award negotiations by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) SunShot Initiative ENERGISE, a $30 million program to support integration [Read More]

UGE Secures Contract To Design, Develop Solar Project In Ontario

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 15, 2016

UGE International Ltd., a global provider of distributed renewable energy solutions, says it has signed a contract to design and develop a 300 kW solar project near Kaladar, Ontario. According to UGE, the grid-connected project will derive revenue through Ontario’s feed-in [Read More]

D. E. Shaw Renewable Begins Construction On 100 MW Solar Project

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments LLC (DESRI) has acquired the 100 MW North Star Solar Project from Community Energy Inc. and has begun construction on the facility, which is located in Chisago County, Minn. According to DESRI, once North Star [Read More]

LG Solar 72-Cell Solar Panels Ready For Commercial Installation

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

LG Electronics USA, based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., has announced that U.S. shipments for LG’s flagship NeON 2 72-cell solar panels are beginning this month. According to LG, these new solar panels are perfectly suited for commercial- and utility-scale installations, [Read More]

SolarCity Launches Residential Service, Expands Hiring In Utah

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

SolarCity Corp. says it has now launched residential solar service in Utah and is actively recruiting sales representatives, permitting and installation services roles in the Salt Lake Valley. According to the company, construction of the new regional corporate headquarters in [Read More]

HDPV Alliance Expands With New Members To Lower Solar Cost

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

The HDPV Alliance, an industry-wide alliance focused on lowering the cost and increasing the performance of PV solar systems, has added six new members to expand alliance membership to 39 companies worldwide. According to the alliance, new members include inverter, system [Read More]

Eltropy Announces Customer Portal Solution To Simplify Solar Buying

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 12, 2016

Eltropy, an alternative energy products and services company based in Milpitas, Calif., has introduced a solar customer portal solution for solar installers – a technology platform that improves customer experience, boosts referrals and grows sales with greater efficiency. According to the [Read More]

Duke Energy Renewables Adds Two N.C. Solar Projects To Portfolio

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 05, 2016

Duke Energy Renewables has acquired two 5 MW solar projects in eastern North Carolina from ET Capital, a member of the ET Solar Group and lead developer of the projects. The Hertford site, located in Hertford, Perquimans County, and the [Read More]

Apparel Company Leads Consortium To Create $35M Residential Rooftop Solar Fund

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 11, 2016

Patagonia, an environmentally conscious retailer of outdoor clothing and gear, and a group of four other certified B-Corporations have invested $35 million into a tax equity fund to finance residential solar installations on more than 1,500 rooftops across eight states. [Read More]

The Solar Program, SunPower Partner To Offer SunPower Direct In NYC

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 10, 2016

The Solar Program, a New York-founded solar marketing and sales company, and SunPower Corp., a manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, have teamed up to offer a direct solar solution that enables New York homeowners to [Read More]