Archive for solar power – Page 6

Major Boston Landmark Embraces Community Solar For Lower Costs

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 13, 2017

Colorado-based community solar developer Clean Energy Collective (CEC) says it has struck a deal with Delaware North, owner and operator of TD Garden, to reduce the electricity costs of New England’s largest sports and entertainment arena through community solar. According to [Read More]

Solar Power Northeast

Posted by Amanda Fava on February 13, 2017

Solar Power Northeast is an industry trade show run by SEIA and SEPA and was created to serve the photovoltaic market by convening industry leaders, manufacturers and service providers to establish a platform by which professionals can network, exchange knowledge [Read More]

Solar Power Asset Management & Performance

Posted by Amanda Fava on January 19, 2017

Solar Power Asset Management & Performance is an industry event geared toward frontline engineering, financial and maintenance professionals responsible for solar industry asset management who need the tools to enhance the performance of solar power installations. At this event, the expertise [Read More]

California Charter High School Gets More Solar

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 04, 2017

Baker Electric Solar recently designed and installed a 321.75 kW solar carport system for California’s Escondido Charter High School (ECHS), which now expects to see a 63% reduction in its annual electricity bills. The 400-student school, located in San Diego [Read More]

Indiana Solar Array Starts Operations On Remediated Superfund Land

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 04, 2017

Alterra Power Corp. and Inovateus Solar LLC have announced that their 7 MW Kokomo solar project commenced full commercial operations on Dec. 29. The facility is located on a remediated Superfund parcel of land in Kokomo, Ind. Alterra will manage [Read More]

Hawaiian Electric Keeps Solar In Mind With Increased Rate Proposal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 22, 2016

In an effort to integrate more renewable energy, improve customer service and help pay for operating costs, Hawaiian Electric has proposed the first increase of Oahu base rates in nearly six years. Specifically, the request is for a 6.9% increase [Read More]

Survey: U.S. Latino Voters ‘Overwhelmingly’ Support 100% Clean Energy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 28, 2016

The Sierra Club and GreenLatinos have released the results of a post-election survey finding that 88% of Latino voters want the U.S. to meet its commitments under the Paris Agreement. In addition, 82% back the continuation of the Clean Power [Read More]

Connecticut Manufacturer Turns On 1.12 MW Solar Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 28, 2016

TOMZ Corp., a technology manufacturing company based in Berlin, Conn., is now being powered by a 1.12 MW solar project. TOMZ owns and operates the system, which was developed and built by turnkey energy solutions provider Dynamic Energy. TOMZ, whose [Read More]

Tucson Electric Issues RFP For Additional Solar, Wind Assets

Posted by Amanda Fava on November 07, 2016

Arizona-based Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is seeking bids for the design and construction of new large renewable energy resources, including a community-scale solar array that the company says could power more than 21,000 homes. Specifically, TEP has issued a request [Read More]

NEXTracker Inks MSA With Biosar For Solar Tracker Tech

Posted by Amanda Fava on November 07, 2016

Solar tracker manufacturer NEXTracker has signed a master services agreement (MSA) to deliver its solar tracker technology to Biosar, an engineering, procurement and construction firm and part of the Aktor Construction Group. The project for which the technology will be [Read More]