Archive for solar – Page 9

Pennsylvania Kicks Off Statewide Solar Development Planning

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 03, 2017

On Thursday, state and local government leaders, consumer advocates, utility and business leaders, academics, solar industry experts, and others interested in solar energy attended the first stakeholders meeting on Pennsylvania solar energy planning at the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) [Read More]

Kentucky Municipal Energy Agency Issues RFP For Renewables

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 03, 2017

The Kentucky Municipal Energy Agency (KyMEA) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for renewable energy. Specifically, the RFP is soliciting proposals to supply electric capacity and energy from renewable sources between May 1, 2019, and June 1, 2022, for [Read More]

DuPont Unveils New PV Metallization Pastes For Screen Printing

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 03, 2017

DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions has introduced new innovations for its DuPont Solamet photovoltaic metallization paste to enable advanced screen printing. Specially designed for double printing, Solamet PVD1x and PVD2x comprise an integrated two-layer solution with compatibility that helps maximize cell performance. [Read More]

Solar Advocates And APS Reach Major Settlement Agreement In Arizona

Joseph Bebon
Written by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

The parties compromised on a number of issues important for the future of the utility’s rooftop solar customers.

Nonprofit Nature’s Classroom Adds Sixth Solar Array

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

New England Clean Energy has completed the installation of a 68 kW, 200-panel solar energy system at nonprofit environmental education center Nature’s Classroom, marking the fifth project the two organizations have collaborated on at the center’s location in Charlton, Mass. [Read More]

Urban Grid Completes Solar For Cinemark Movie Theater

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

Maryland-based Urban Grid has completed a 655 kW solar project for a Cinemark movie theater at the Cooper Towne Center in Somerdale, N.J. Urban Grid secured a lease with National Realty & Development Corp., the building owner, for the roof [Read More]

Amazon Launches Global Rooftop Solar Initiative

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

E-retail giant Amazon has launched a new initiative to install solar panels on its fulfillment facilities around the world. The company initially plans to deploy large-scale solar systems on rooftops of more than 15 fulfillment and sortation centers in the [Read More]

New York Beefs Up Program To Help Schools Go Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has announced the opportunity for school districts in the state to “go solar” will be expedited after selecting two additional solar power vendors under Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s K-Solar initiative, a program that has [Read More]

FPL Expects New Projects To Be ‘Lowest-Cost Solar Ever Built In Florida’

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

Not long after Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) unveiled plans to double its short-term commitment to build new solar plants, the utility has announced the names and locations of the eight universal solar projects it will build in Florida [Read More]

Meyer Burger To Discontinue Diamond Wire Production In Colo.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 02, 2017

Meyer Burger Technology Ltd., a Switzerland-based PV manufacturing equipment provider, has announced it is discontinuing its diamond wire production at Diamond Materials Tech Inc. (DMT) in Colorado Springs, Colo., a decision that will lead to a workforce reduction of 72 [Read More]