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New England Clean Energy Extends Partnership With Habitat's Solar Playhouse Program

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 12:57
Hudson, Mass.-based New England Clean Energy and Canadian Solar Inc. have agreed to extend their support of Habitat for Humanity in central Massachusetts. The three [...]

Sandia Begins Testing Of Advanced Thermal Storage System For CSP

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 14:51
Engineers at Sandia National Laboratory in New Mexico have installed a continuously recirculating falling particle receiver at the National Solar Thermal Test Facility to test [...]

Utilities Discovering Generational Response To Electric Service And Solar

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 00:00
Millennials are now starting their own households, which means they are paying their own electric bills. That creates opportunities for utilities that know how to [...]

Analytics Firm Aims To Make Wall Street Comfortable With Solar Assets

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 16:22
The renewable energy industry - and solar, in particular - has produced some innovative new funding mechanisms for attracting capital. Yieldcos, for example, arose due [...]

Gardner Capital And MC Power Dedicate Solar Plant In Missouri

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:30
Investor and solar developer Gardner Capital Inc. and MC Power Cos. have dedicated a 3.2 MW solar farm in Macon, Mo., and broken ground on [...]

Kingspan Energy Acquires Solar Developer ASAP

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:25
Maryland-based Kingspan Energy, a subsidiary of Ireland-based Kingspan Group PLC, has acquired American Solar & Alternative Power LLC (ASAP) of Stamford, Conn. The deal represents [...]

Under Intense Competitive Pressure, Advanced Energy Drops Solar Business

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 09:38
Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (AE) is closing down its solar inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their [...]

Suniva Powers Michigan Army National Guard's Ft. Custer

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 14:52
Suniva Inc. says its Optimus solar modules are now powering the Michigan Army National Guard's Fort Custer. The Suniva panels were procured from AEE Solar [...]

SolarCity Program Offers Energy Storage And California Fixed-Rate Pricing

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 13:59
SolarCity's Homebuilder Program is now offering a new energy storage service and a low, fixed-rate solar power offering for California homebuilders and their buyers. Founded [...]

Andalay Solar And SolarEdge Collaborate On Power Optimizers

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:18
Andalay Solar Inc., a supplier of integrated solar power systems, says its Instant Connect module is now compatible with power optimizers supplied by SolarEdge Technologies [...]

Sunrun Becomes MLB Team's Official Residential Solar Company

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 11:40
To bring home solar to Major League Baseball fans, Sunrun has announced a multi-year partnership with the San Diego Padres. Sunrun, which will have an [...]

NEXTracker To Supply Over 1 GW Of Solar Trackers For Blattner Energy

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:45
NEXTracker has signed supply agreements with Blattner Energy for over 1 GW of single-axis solar trackers. The NEXTracker trackers, certified to stringent UL2703 requirements, will [...]

WRB Enterprises Secures U.S. Financing For 20 MW Content Solar Project In Jamaica

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 10:37
Content Solar Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tampa, Fla.-based WRB Enterprises, has signed a financial agreement with the U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corp. (OPIC) [...]

Infigen Energy To Sell U.S. Solar Development Pipeline

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 10:34
Australia-based Infigen Energy has agreed to sell its U.S. solar development pipeline to a global solar energy company for $37.9 million subject to certain working [...]

Swinerton Renewable Energy Selects AET To Supply Ground Mounts For 22.6 MW Seven Sisters Projects In Utah

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 00:00
Applied Energy Technologies (AET) has been selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy to provide its Rayport-G ECO mounting system for the 22.6 MW Seven Sisters solar [...]

Sunrun Files Registration Statement For Proposed Initial Public Offering

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 16:47
San Francisco-based residential solar provider Sunrun has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a [...]

CIT Provides $75 Million Financing To AES Distributed Energy

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 16:46
CIT Group Inc. has provided a $75 million senior secured credit facility to an affiliate of AES Distributed Energy Inc. to finance its acquisition of [...]

Despite A Rocky History, It's Too Early To Give Up On RECs

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 16:43
The track record of renewable energy credits (RECs) is spotty, with several high-profile market misfires leading many to be skeptical of their utility. Conceived as [...]

REC Solar Adds To Commercial Solar Pipeline And Talent With Stellar Energy Acquisition

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:22
San Luis Obispo, Calif.-based REC Solar has acquired Rohnert Park, Calif.-based Stellar Energy. Both companies have a strong focus on commercial and industrial (C&I) solar [...]

Clean Energy Collective Releases Community Solar Software Platform

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:09
Colorado-based Clean Energy Collective (CEC) has launched its Community Solar Platform (CSP) suite of software tools and services for utilities, solar developers and other enterprises [...]

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