Longroad Energy Reaches Financial Close on Muscle Shoals Project

Longroad Energy, a U.S.-based renewable energy developer, owner and operator, has reached the financial close and sale of the Muscle Shoals Solar project, a 294 MW DC project located in Colbert County, Ala.   Ørsted, the global renewable energy company, acquired… Read moreLongroad Energy Reaches Financial Close on Muscle Shoals Project

DTE Electric’s New Renewables Plan Approved by MPSC

The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) has approved DTE Electric Co.’s amended renewable energy plan (Case No. U-18232), expanding the company’s portfolio of wind and solar power generation facilities and addressing concerns raised by the commission in previous orders, including… Read moreDTE Electric’s New Renewables Plan Approved by MPSC

Alliant, DOE and IEDA Support Solar+Storage Solution

Alliant Energy, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) have jointly supported an innovative solar+storage solution in Decorah, Iowa. The project looks to seamlessly connect customer-owned solar while maintaining reliable electrical service across the… Read moreAlliant, DOE and IEDA Support Solar+Storage Solution

Conservation Groups Take Legal Action in Arizona Court of Appeals

Five climate and energy-conservation groups have taken legal action in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to challenge an Arizona public power utility’s discrimination against rooftop-solar customers. The Salt River Project recently raised electricity rates for rooftop-solar customers by 60%…. Read moreConservation Groups Take Legal Action in Arizona Court of Appeals

Metro Reaches Solar Carport Deal with SunPower, GSRP

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro), a tri-jurisdictional government agency that operates transit service in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, has reached a deal worth up to $50 million over 25 years with SunPower Corp. and Goldman Sachs Renewable… Read moreMetro Reaches Solar Carport Deal with SunPower, GSRP

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $21 Million for Research in EPSCoR States

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $21 million in funding for 31 research projects under the federal Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR). EPSCoR is designed to build capabilities in underserved regions of the… Read moreU.S. Department of Energy Announces $21 Million for Research in EPSCoR States

PowerOptions, Solect Partner on Large-Scale Solar

PowerOptions, the largest energy-buying consortium in New England, has expanded its relationship with Solect Energy to offer large-scale solar and storage to its members. Solect, one of the top 10 commercial solar developers in the U.S., has been PowerOptions’ partner… Read morePowerOptions, Solect Partner on Large-Scale Solar

Nautilus Acquires Community Solar Development Portfolio

Nautilus Solar Energy LLC, a community solar owner and operator, has acquired a 15.1 MW community solar development portfolio from SGC Power, a full life-cycle set provider of products that help solar asset owners invest, build and operate projects which… Read moreNautilus Acquires Community Solar Development Portfolio

Solar Arrays to be Installed for General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems

RPCS to provide mechanical installation services for Today’s Power, Inc. Project (Monterey, CALIF.) July 8, 2020—Today’s Power, Inc. (TPI) announced earlier this week their partnership to build two solar arrays for General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (OTS), a Florida-based… Read moreSolar Arrays to be Installed for General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems