SunEdison announces solar projects in Utah and New York

Largest solar plant in Utah SunEdison announced the successful completion and interconnection of the South Milford solar facility in Milford, Utah. The 3.8 megawatt DC facility is now the largest operating solar power plant in Utah. TerraForm Power acquired the solar power plant from its Call Right Projects List. PacifiCorp, an electric utility that serves


CohnReznick elects Frank P. Longobardi as CEO

CohnReznick LLP, one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the U.S., has announced that its partnership has elected Frank P. Longobardi, a valued, longtime CohnReznick executive, to serve as the Firm’s next Chief Executive Officer. Longobardi will take office on October 1, 2015 when current co-CEOs, Ken Baggett and Tom Marino, step


California PACE lease makes solar more accessible to commercial owners

Conergy and Demeter Power, supported by the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, announce the launch of a new commercial solar financing structure – PACE Lease (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing – and the first customer to benefit from it. This innovative financing structure opens up solar access to the 90% of commercial property owners in


SolarBOS introduced solar battery connection panel

SolarBOS, a developer and manufacturer for balance of system products in the solar energy industry, releases its new Battery Connection Panels product line. “Developing the Battery Connection Panel product to serve the rapidly growing energy storage industry was a natural fit for SolarBOS, given our long history manufacturing high voltage DC fuse and breaker panels


Duke Energy, LG Chem, Greensmith to build energy storage system in Ohio

Duke Energy, LG Chem and Greensmith will team up to build a battery-based energy storage system in Ohio, designed to enhance reliability and increase stability on the electric power grid. Duke Energy, the nation’s largest electric utility, currently owns nearly 15% of the grid-connected, battery-based energy storage capacity in the U.S., according to independent research


Atlantic Wind & Solar launches new yieldco

Atlantic Wind & Solar is pleased to announce it has completed construction on a 160-kW utility-scale solar project in Canada and announces the launch of a newly formed yieldco. The $1.0 million commercial rooftop installation is expected to produce 3,300 MWh of power over the next 20 years supplying Ontario with clean reliable energy. The power


CalCom Solar begins installation of 1.1-MW project for California dairy farm

CalCom Solar, a leader in design-build solar projects for agribusinesses and water districts, has commenced installation of a new 1.1 MW solar power system at Medeiros and Son Dairy in Hanford, Calif. The project will be completed in Summer 2015. “CalCom Solar is making solar energy work for us, both operationally and financially,” said Brian Medeiros. “The


Bullfrog Power sets up training program in Canada

Bullfrog Power and Montana First Nation, a community in Central Alberta, announce a partnership to construct a new solar installation and set up a solar training program. Through the partnership, Bullfrog Power helps Montana First Nation to reduce the financial and environmental costs of dependence on fossil fuel-based electricity generation. “With this project, Montana First Nation is

Motel 6 Franchise Property in California Gets Solar-Powered Boost (PRNewsFoto/G6 Hospitality)

California Motel 6 franchise installs solar

G6 Hospitality, known for its iconic economy lodging brands, Motel 6 and Studio 6 in the U.S. and Canada, announces another of its Motel 6 properties is now drawing power from the sun.  The Motel 6 franchise located in Anderson, Calif., has installed more than 350 PV solar panels that are expected to generate 100%


DuraTrack HZ v3 solar tracking system commissioned in northern New Mexico

Array Technologies, Inc. (ATI) has commissioned a 1.3 MWdc solar plant for the Springer Electric Cooperative located in northern New Mexico. ATI recently announced the launch of its new single-axis tracking system, the DuraTrack HZ v3, which is showcased at this solar plant. The unique patent-pending tracking system provides the highest project value to Springer