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SolarCity Completes 4.7 MW Of Solar Projects For Army Family Housing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 11, 2016

SolarCity and real estate services company Balfour Beatty Communities have completed the installation of more than 18,000 solar panels at Army family housing in Maryland and Colorado. The panels are installed on multifamily housing, community centers and maintenance facilities at [Read More]

Baker Electric Solar Installing Project For K-12 San Diego School

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 11, 2016

Baker Electric Solar and San Diego Academy have announced plans to install a 139.65 kW rooftop and carport solar system, to be completed by the first quarter of next year for the K-12 school. According to San Diego-based Baker, the [Read More]

Solar Advocates Claim Victory In New Mexico

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 11, 2016

Customers of New Mexico utility Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS) will not have to worry about paying higher fees for producing their own solar energy; in fact, most solar customers will even see reductions in their total surcharge fees, according to [Read More]

Silicor Secures Project Management Contract For Solar Silicon Plant

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 11, 2016

San Jose, Calif.-based Silicor Materials Inc. has signed an $8.9 million contract with AM Technical Solutions (AMTS) for the project management of Silicor’s first commercial-scale manufacturing plant, to be located in Grundartangi, Iceland. Silicor expects the project to break ground [Read More]

Enphase Energy Announces Executive Shake-Up

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 11, 2016

Enphase Energy Inc. has announced the resignation of its vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), Kris Sennesael, as well as appointed a replacement, Bert Garcia. Enphase says Sennesael has resigned to pursue other career opportunities. Garcia, currently Enphase’s vice [Read More]

NY Green Bank Closes $37.5M Solar Deal With Vivint

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 08, 2016

NY Green Bank, a division of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), has closed a $37.5 million loan to residential solar developer Vivint Solar. The bank says the loan will result in approximately $167 million in [Read More]

BlueWave Brings Its Solar Loans To The Carolinas

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 08, 2016

Boston-based fintech company BlueWave has brought its solar loan product to North Carolina and South Carolina. The company says this will enable local homeowners looking to finance their solar systems to sign up for a BlueWave Home Solar Loan. The [Read More]

Canadian Solar Locks In Mexican PPA

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 08, 2016

Canadian Solar Inc. has officially signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (Comision Federal de Electricidad, or CFE) for a 63 MW power plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico. According to the company, the project was awarded earlier [Read More]

N.Y. VA Medical Center Gets State-Backed Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 05, 2016

A state-backed, 500 kW solar installation has been completed at the Montrose VA Medical Center in Westchester County, N.Y. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) says the installation will provide renewable energy to the public hospital [Read More]

California Winery Raises Its Glass To Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 05, 2016

Family-owned Michael David Winery has completed Phase 1 of solar deployment at its Highway 12 and Bare Ranch facilities, located in Lodi, Calif. Lodi-based Fusion Power Design engineered and installed solar systems at both facilities. The Highway 12 location now [Read More]