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PSEG Touts $1 Billion Solar Investment Made Over The Years

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) says it has invested more than $1 billion over the last seven years in solar technology. The energy company, whose operating subsidiaries include Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G), PSEG Power and PSEG Long [Read More]

AlsoEnergy Unveils PowerPortal For Community Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

AlsoEnergy, a Colorado-based solar monitoring solutions provider, has announced its new PowerPortal displays for community solar projects. The company says it designed PowerPortal to provide flexible display options for today’s community solar projects. As AlsoEnergy explains, these projects, sometimes called [Read More]

Microsoft Joins Public-Private Solar Project In Virginia

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

The government of Virginia, Microsoft and Dominion Virginia Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dominion Resource Inc., announced a partnership to construct a new facility and bring 20 MW of solar energy onto the grid in Virginia – enough energy [Read More]

South Mississippi Electric Enters The Solar Generation Business

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

South Mississippi Electric (SME) has cut the ribbon on two solar projects located next to the headquarters of the Coast Electric Power Association in Kiln and the Singing River Electric Power Association in Lucedale. The smaller-scale installations of 100 kW [Read More]

SDG&E Seeks Renewables And Energy Storage

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is seeking up to 140 MW of new “preferred energy resources,” including energy storage, renewable energy, distributed generation, energy efficiency and demand response. SDG&E says the solicitation for additional preferred energy resources builds upon [Read More]

Nonprofit RE-volv Launches Solar Project Crowdfunding Platform

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

With support from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), nonprofit RE-volv has launched a new Web-based crowdfunding platform for community-serving solar projects. The first three community organizations to benefit include Serenity House in Philadelphia, Riverwest Co-op Grocery & Café in [Read More]

100 Mass. Reps Rally Behind Solar NEM

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Written by Joseph Bebon on March 15, 2016

Massachusetts House members have requested that the legislature lift the state’s net-metering cap, as well as warned against what harm rate cuts would have on the solar sector.

Nonprofits Launch Low-Income Solar Policy Guide

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 15, 2016

National nonprofits GRID Alternatives, Vote Solar and the Center for Social Inclusion have launched the Low-Income Solar Policy Guide, a new online tool offering a comprehensive look at proven policies and program models for expanding access to solar power and [Read More]

Conveyor Belt Manufacturer Embraces Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 15, 2016

With two solar thermal systems and a 150 kW photovoltaic rooftop array, Londonderry, N.H.-based Wire Belt Company of America has made solar power an integral part of its manufacturing process. Solar installer ReVision Energy recently expanded the manufacturer’s rooftop array, [Read More]

ET Solar, Capital Dynamics Partner On 14 Projects In N.C.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 15, 2016

ET Solar announces that Capital Dynamics, a global private asset manager, has selected the manufacturer’s solar panels for 14 solar projects in North Carolina totaling 84.4 MW. ET Solar will supply ET-P672 310/315W modules for the 14 ground-mounted PV projects, [Read More]