Mississippi gives green light to 1,000-acre solar farm

The Mississippi Delta will soon be home to the largest utility-owned solar farm in the state, after receiving approval from the Mississippi Public Service Commission. Recurrent Energy, a solar facility manufacturer, will build the project on behalf of Entergy Mississippi,… Read moreMississippi gives green light to 1,000-acre solar farm

IEA Begins Construction on the Appling Solar Farm

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. (IEA), an infrastructure construction company, has begun construction on the 25 MW AC Appling Solar Farm, located near the city of Baxley, a rural community in Southeast Georgia. Nashville-based Silicon Ranch Corp., an independent solar… Read moreIEA Begins Construction on the Appling Solar Farm

Two Community Solar Farms Electrify New York’s Hudson Valley

Solstice Power Technologies and ForeFront Power say that two community solar farms in Orange and Ulster counties, N.Y., have turned on for customers of Orange & Rockland and Central Hudson utilities. Community solar allows residents to enroll in a local,… Read moreTwo Community Solar Farms Electrify New York’s Hudson Valley

Kimberly-Clark backs local 3MW solar farm in LaGrange, Georgia

A 3MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project has been completed and commercialized by United Renewable Energy at Kimberly-Clark’s facility in LaGrange, Georgia. The project was the result of collaboration between Kimberly-Clark’s facility, United Renewable Energy LLC as the project developer and… Read moreKimberly-Clark backs local 3MW solar farm in LaGrange, Georgia

Major upgrade of Alamo 1 solar farm leads to increased performance

“Alamo I is now equipped with industry-leading tracker technology and a block of bifacial modules which will be used for field testing and data-gathering,” said Jason Thompson, Construction Manager for OCI Solar Power. A first-of-its-kind renovation has significantly improved the… Read moreMajor upgrade of Alamo 1 solar farm leads to increased performance

Major upgrade of San Antonio’s Alamo 1 solar farm leads to increased performance

A first-of-its-kind renovation has significantly improved the overall performance and reliability of OCI Solar Power’s Alamo I solar farm, located on San Antonio’s south side. SAN ANTONIO, TX (December 19, 2019) – A first-of-its-kind renovation has significantly improved the overall… Read moreMajor upgrade of San Antonio’s Alamo 1 solar farm leads to increased performance

Walton EMC and Silicon Ranch Commission 100MW solar farm for Facebook’s Newton Data Center

acebook’s first solar project in the state of Georgia is now operational in Early County. Facebook representatives joined Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) and Silicon Ranch today to “flip the switch” on the 102.5 megawatt (MWAC) solar facility in a… Read moreWalton EMC and Silicon Ranch Commission 100MW solar farm for Facebook’s Newton Data Center

Renewable energy developer offers 125MW and 300MW solar farm projects in Texas

Innovative Solar Systems, LLC is offering for immediate acquisition two large-scale solar PV projects in Texas. One project is a 125MW solar PV farm located in Fisher County, Texas, with an expected IA of January 2020 and a COD of… Read moreRenewable energy developer offers 125MW and 300MW solar farm projects in Texas

Vattenfall set to start building first floating solar farm

Swedish utility Vattenfall is set to start building its first floating PV farm, in a water-filled quarry in the Netherlands. The 1.2MW project, at a site in Gendringen where construction company Netterden, has been extracting sand and gravel for twenty-five… Read moreVattenfall set to start building first floating solar farm

SunPower building 35-Megawatt DC solar farm to supply Chevron’s Lost Hills Oil Field

SunPower has announced construction is underway on the Lost Hills Solar Project. The 35-megawatt DC (29-megawatt AC) system will feature Performance Series solar panels assembled in Hillsboro, Oregon, and deliver low-carbon electricity to Chevron’s Lost Hills oil field in Kern… Read moreSunPower building 35-Megawatt DC solar farm to supply Chevron’s Lost Hills Oil Field