Utility

Arkansas’ Conway Corp. Seeks Solar

Conway Corp., a utility company in Arkansas, is seeking proposals for solar power purchase agreements (PPAs) to meet energy and capacity requirements...
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Indiana Michigan Power To Partner With Notre Dame On Solar Project

Indiana Michigan Power (I&M), an operating company of American Electric Power, has proposed a 20 MW solar project in partnership with the...

Renewables Finally Beat Coal For U.S. Electrical Generating Capacity

For the first time, U.S. electrical generating capacity by renewable energy sources - biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar and wind - has surpassed...

Court Determines FERC Cannot Rule On PG&E PPAs

A court ruling has determined the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is not authorized to decide the fate of PG&E Corp. energy...
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Emerging State Markets Driving Utility-Supply Solar: SEPA

A new report from the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) shows that the solar industry saw a geographical expansion beyond the traditional...
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Sacramento Municipal Utility District Signs Long-Term Solar PPA

Lendlease, an international property and infrastructure group, has joined forces with the Sacramento County Municipal Utility District (SMUD) in California to execute...
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Utah Solar Project To Deliver Clean Energy To Facebook

First Solar Inc. has announced that its Cove Mountain 2 solar plant will support Facebook’s Eagle Mountain Data Center in Utah through...

Cornell Researchers Address Solar ‘Ramping’ Issues

New research from Cornell University suggests that adding utility-scale solar throughout New York State could reduce summer electricity demand from conventional sources...

Massachusetts Program Increases Solar Access For Municipal Light Plant Customers

Massachusetts' Baker-Polito administration recently awarded $2.3 million to fund a solar rebate program to support residential and small commercial solar projects for...

Alabama Utility Signs PPA For 130 MW Solar Project

Alabama Municipal Electric Authority (AMEA) and Lightsource BP have announced the development of a 130 MW solar energy project in Montgomery County,...