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Saft Providing Energy Storage System For Anahola PV Project In Hawaii

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:10
Saft has been awarded a contract by Kauai Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) to provide a 6 MW/4.63 MWh battery-based energy storage system as part of [...]

SunEdison Completes Two PV Projects For California State Institutions

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:18
SunEdison Inc. has completed and interconnected two photovoltaic systems at state facilities in California. The 2.6 MW array at Coalinga State Hospital and the 1.6 [...]

Sunrun Unveils BrightPath Solar Sales And Support Software

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 00:00
Sunrun has unveiled its BrightPath residential solar management software. The system is intended to enable the company and its partners to support sales, permitting, installation [...]

Region Solar Installs 150 kW Rooftop And Carport Project In Florida

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 00:00
Florida-based Region Solar has completed a 150.3 kW rooftop and carport solar photovoltaic installation at SimGar, a manufacturer of solar-equipped home gardening systems, in Bradenton, [...]

Hawaiian Electric#039;s Solar Plans Put New Focus On DG Interconnection

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 00:00
Hawaiian Electric Co. (HECO) has unveiled its proposed energy plan that would generate 65% of the electricity in its service areas from renewable sources by [...]

Seminole Crosses #036;500 Million Financing Threshold With 30 MW North Carolina Deal

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:16
Florida-based Seminole Financial Services says it is providing a #036;37.8 million construction loan for the 29.6 MW Halifax County Old Airport Solar Project in Roanoke [...]

Array Technologies Supplying Trackers For 24 MW Western Blue Sky Ranch

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:15
Array Technologies Inc. (ATI) is delivering its DuraTrack HZ single-axis tracking systems to engineering, procurement and construction firm Rosendin Electric for the 24 MW Western [...]

Empire Clean Energy To Distribute APS Micro-inverters In Greater New York Area

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:14
Seattle-based micro-inverter manufacturer APS America Corp. has signed with distributor Empire Clean Energy Supply to handle its products in the Greater New York market. Empire [...]

Vivint Solar Files For IPO

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:04
Utah-based residential installer Vivint Solar has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering (IPO) of [...]

ReneSola PV Testing Lab Joins Intertek#039;s Product Certification Program

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:01
The ReneSola Jiangsu Product Center Laboratory in China has joined Intertek's Satellite product acceptance program. Intertek's data acceptance program recognizes the laboratory test data of [...]

Yingli Supplying 66 MW Of PV Modules For Large-Scale Projects In U.K.

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 09:53
Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. is supplying 66 MW of its multicrystalline modules to U.K.-based renewable energy developer Push Energy Ltd. for four large-scale [...]

Massachusetts Pushes Solar Ownership With Loan Program

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:00
Homeowners who wish to install solar on their rooftops need money, so they should be able to borrow those funds from their local banks. That's [...]

SPI Solar Gets Preliminary Approval For 10 MW DG Solar Project In China

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:37
SPI Solar says its China-based subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co. Ltd., has received preliminary approval from the government of Liaocheng, China, to develop a [...]

Suniva Partners With Technology Credit On Solar Financing

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:37
Georgia-based Suniva Inc. and Technology Credit Corp. (TCC) are partnering to offer financing for commercial solar projects using Suniva's modules. TCC's financing programs combine elements [...]

N.Y. Property Tax Exemption For Renewables Bill Ready For Signature

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:34
In a move that is expected to boost renewable energy in the state, the New York legislature has sent Gov. Andrew Cuomo a bill (A.09446) [...]

Transphorm And Tata Power Developing Inverter For India#039;s Solar Market

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:04
California-based power conversion company Transphorm Inc. has partnered with India-based electronics manufacturer Tata Power Solar to produce a solar inverter for the Indian market. Under [...]

SunWize Installs 546 kW Solar Project In Samoa

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 00:00
SunWize Technologies Inc. has completed the installation of a 546 kW solar electric system for the Independent State of Samoa's power utility, Electric Power Corp. [...]

Leaf Solar And LightStream Offering Residential Solar Loans

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 00:00
Florida-based Leaf Solar Power LLC has signed a deal with Atlanta-based SunTrust Bank to provide loans for residential solar power projects. The program offers borrowers [...]

Greenwood And ILIOSS Partner To Develop 250 MW Of PV In Mexico

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 14:53
Greenwood Energy and Mexico-based renewable energy company ILIOSS have formed a partnership to develop over 250 MW of new solar photovoltaic projects in Mexico by [...]

SunPower Installing 10.2 MW Of New Solar For Verizon This Year

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:31
This year, Verizon will install 10.2 MW of new solar power systems at eight of its network facilities in five states - California, Maryland, Massachusetts, [...]