AEP Issues RFP for Solar, Wind Power Projects

AEP Energy Partners (AEPEP), a subsidiary of American Electric Power Co., is seeking proposals for offtake from new solar and new or repowered wind facilities located in PJM Interconnection territory. The company is seeking renewable energy purchase agreements of 10,… Read moreAEP Issues RFP for Solar, Wind Power Projects

Arizona Utility Backing Pair of Solar-Plus-Storage Projects

Salt River Project, the public power utility serving more than 1 million customers in the greater Phoenix area, says it is investing in the solar-plus-battery storage Sonoran Energy Center and Storey Energy Center. Sonoran Energy Center will be an approximately… Read moreArizona Utility Backing Pair of Solar-Plus-Storage Projects

Monster Municipal-Backed Project in Florida Breaks Ground

Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA), along with 12 Florida municipal electric utilities and Florida Renewable Partners LLC, has broken ground on the Florida Municipal Solar Project, one of the largest municipal-backed solar projects in the nation. A total of approximately… Read moreMonster Municipal-Backed Project in Florida Breaks Ground

Panasonic’s Leading Solar Installers and Distributors Earn Distinction

Panasonic has announced the winners of its 2019 Customer Appreciation Awards, which are given to leading installers and distributors that demonstrate excellence in installing solar equipment, serving solar end-users and generating business success. Panasonic Premium and Authorized Installers have the… Read morePanasonic’s Leading Solar Installers and Distributors Earn Distinction

NextEnergy Capital Acquires NC 102 Solar PV Project

Recurrent Energy, a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc., has closed the sale of 99% of the partnership that owns the Class B membership interest in the 102 MWp NC 102 solar photovoltaic project, located in Cabarrus County, N.C, to NextEnergy… Read moreNextEnergy Capital Acquires NC 102 Solar PV Project

Sunrun Using Enphase IQ Microinverters in Residential Installations

Enphase Energy Inc. has signed a strategic supply agreement with Sunrun Inc., a residential solar, battery storage and energy services company, to provide its seventh-generation Enphase IQ microinverters to Sunrun for use in its residential solar business. Enphase’s IQ 7… Read moreSunrun Using Enphase IQ Microinverters in Residential Installations

More Community Solar Coming to Rhode Island

TurningPoint Energy and Nautilus Solar Energy have broken ground on the King community solar project in North Smithfield, R.I. The project, originally developed by TurningPoint Energy and now owned by Nautilus, is being constructed by DEPCOM Power as part of… Read moreMore Community Solar Coming to Rhode Island

Ameresco Hiring MassDOER Commissioner for Distributed Energy Role

Energy efficiency and renewable energy company Ameresco Inc. has appointed Judith Judson to the role of vice president – distributed energy systems, effective in January. She joins Ameresco from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (MassDOER), where she… Read moreAmeresco Hiring MassDOER Commissioner for Distributed Energy Role

Ørsted Kicks Off 460 MW Solar-Plus-Storage Development

Ørsted says it has commenced construction on the company’s first utility-scale solar-plus-battery-storage project, the 460 MW AC Permian Energy Center. The facility is located in Andrews County, Texas, and will come online in mid-2021. Upon completion of the center, Ørsted… Read moreØrsted Kicks Off 460 MW Solar-Plus-Storage Development

Dominion Energy Gets Behind Buildup of Solar, Wind Careers

Dominion Energy recently hosted a diversity student conference for 125 students from around the U.S. (PRNewsfoto/Dominion Energy) Dominion Energy and nearly two dozen other organizations recently launched SHINE – Solar Hands-On Instructional Network of Excellence to train solar installers at… Read moreDominion Energy Gets Behind Buildup of Solar, Wind Careers