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Climate First Bank Reduces Solar Loan Rates 

Climate First Bank has re-envisioned its Residential Solar Loan product to feature a new 30-year term with decreased rates than previously offered.  The bank says...

DTE Energy Seeks Developers for Michigan-Based Solar, Wind Projects 

DTE Energy says it is seeking proposals for renewable projects totaling approximately 1,075 MW. The projects would support DTE Electric’s CleanVision Integrated Resource Plan, MIGreenPower...

EnergySage Report Reveals Drop in Solar Prices

EnergySage's 18th semi-annual Solar & Storage Marketplace Report finds that for the first time since mid-2021, solar prices decreased on the EnergySage Marketplace, dropping...

Lightsource bp Completes $348M Financing Package for Texas Projects

Lightsource bp has closed on a $348 million financing package, set to support the construction and operation of a 288 MW portfolio of two...

SolRiver Completes 14 MW Sunflower Project

SolRiver Capital has announced the completion of its 14 MW Sunflower Solar Project, located in South Carolina.  "The Sunflower Project embodies our mission to drive...

Schneider Electric Announces Investment with ENGIE for Solar, BESS 

Schneider Electric has committed to invest in a portfolio of Texas-based projects utilizing a tax credit transfer agreement for solar systems and BESS developed,...

Alternus Clean Energy Celebrates Activation of Nashville Omohundro Solar Project 

Alternus Clean Energy has announced the December activation of the Omohundro Solar Project by its subsidiary, Lightwave Renewable.  The milestone was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting...

Kinematics Opens New Facility, Expanding Solar Tracking Capacity

Kinematics announced its 270,000 sq. ft manufacturing facility in Jiangsu, China, saying it can double the company’s capacity to support up to 33 GW...

Amphenol, Melni Technologies Partner to Expand Solar Splice Connector Series 

Amphenol Industrial Sustainable Technologies has again partnered with Melni Technologies, this time to expand its RadCrimp series of solar splice connectors, now including those...

National Grid Submits Final ‘Future Grid’ Plan To Massachusetts DPU

National Grid has submitted its Electric Sector Modernization, or Future Grid, Plan to the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) outlining investments needed in...

Greenbacker Capital Management’s 240 MW Appaloosa Solar Enters Commercial Operation

Greenbacker Capital Management's 240 MW utility-scale Appaloosa Solar 1 project has entered commercial operation in Iron County, Utah.  With more than twice the power generation...

Comstock Metals Receives Panel, PV Processing Permit

Comstock’s Metals Corporation has received conditional approval from the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection - Bureau of Sustainable Materials Management (NDEP-BSMM) for the processing...

Arevon, Blackstone Close Financing for Condor Energy Storage Project

Arevon Energy and Blackstone Credit & Insurance have announced the financial close for the 200 MW Condor Energy Storage Project, currently under construction in...

Standard Solar Acquires 84 MW Illinois Community Solar Portfolio 

Standard Solar has acquired an 84 MW, 14 project community solar portfolio in Illinois from New Leaf Energy.  The portfolio consists of three sets of...

Qcells, SOLARCYCLE Partner on Solar Panel Recycling

Qcells has announced a partnership with SOLARCYCLE to recycle the company’s decommissioned, owned and installed solar panels in the U.S. Recycled materials from Qcells’ panels,...

NYPA Seeks Developers for 5.2 MW SUNY Oneonta Solar Project

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is seeking developers for a 5.2 MW PV project on two separate parcels at SUNY Oneonta, while also...

Onyx, Qcells Partner with Massachusetts Community Solar and Storage Projects

Onyx Renewable Partners and Qcells North America have announced plans to develop two Massachusetts community solar and battery projects, to be developed by Onyx...

Think Community Solar Announces Market Expansion

Energywell subsidiary Think Community Solar is moving into 10 additional markets, including 18 new utilities, effective this month. "The Think+ sales channel, focused on educating...

BluWave-ai to Deploy AI-Driven Optimizer Platform for Sunbank Project

BluWave-ai has signed a contract with the city of Summerside in Canada to deploy and activate its AI-driven Smart Grid Optimizer for Summerside's solar...

Swell Acquires Renu, Eyes VPP Expansion in Select Markets

Swell Energy has acquired Renu Energy Solutions, with the goal of enabling VPP deployment in the Southeast and mid-Atlantic markets through the combination of...

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