SunPower offers solar distributed generation pilot program in Michigan

In a state expected to grow its solar installations by more than 500% this year, Consumers Energy and SunPower are collaborating to offer a full-service home solar solution to 100 Michiganders from 32 counties statewide. As part of the Solar Distributed Generation (DG) Pilot Program, SunPower will provide participating homeowners interested in solar with a

Hannah Solar Government Services selected to build solar array for NASA

Hannah Solar Government Services (HSGS) was select by Madison Electric to install a roof mounted solar energy system for NASA on a new building being constructed at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Over the years, NASA has made an effort to replace and revitalize many of the pre-Apollo era facilities at Marshall

Solect Energy installs solar on roof of Wellesley synagogue

Temple Beth Elohim, a Wellesley-based Reform congregation, has joined with Solect Energy of Hopkinton, Massachusetts and PowerOptions of Boston to install a 37-kW solar energy system on the roof of its synagogue. The solar array is a significant addition to the congregation’s efforts toward sustainability. “Our Temple Beth Elohim community has, for a very long time,

Array Technologies partners with Affordable Solar on Facebook data center project

Array Technologies announced that it will partner with Affordable Solar to install trackers at Facebook’s upcoming data center located in Los Lunas, New Mexico. Array Technologies is partnering with local companies to bring solar tracking power to Facebook’s new data center in New Mexico. Array has been selected to provide trackers for three 10 MW-AC

Texas software company Tyler Technologies adds solar power

Tyler Technologies is installing solar panels backed with batteries at its headquarters in Plano, Texas, in partnership with W Energies Solar One. The project aims to make Tyler more environmentally friendly in the local area while also saving costs and enabling Tyler to withstand future power outages. The solar panel project adds to the company’s

Sunetric partners with Sunnova for Hawaiian solar+storage solutions

Sunetric, a wholly-owned subsidiary of RGS Energy and Sunnova Energy, a residential solar service provider, announced that they have joined forces to offer comprehensive solar solutions with battery storage to residential customers in Hawaii. “As one of the leading full service renewable energy providers in Hawaii, Sunetric is a perfect partner to introduce our new

Cooperative Energy and Origis Energy USA build 52-MW Mississippi solar project

Hattiesburg, Mississippi-based Cooperative Energy and Origis Energy USA began construction in May on a 52-MW solar energy facility, which will provide clean energy to the generation and transmission cooperative’s 423,000 members across Mississippi. Origis Energy has developed and will install and operate the electric generation site, and Cooperative Energy will purchase all power produced at

S&C completes microgrid project near University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery announced today that it has provided the intelligent automation and control systems for Ameren Corporation’s microgrid facility in Champaign, Illinois. Located at Ameren’s Technology Applications Center (TAC) near the University of Illinois campus, the Ameren microgrid provides multiple sources of distributed generation

Legend Solar acquires Aspire Energy to expand energy-efficient offerings

In an effort to further save money for homeowners and businesses by lowering their energy bills, Legend Solar has acquired an energy-efficiency company and created a new division. The company formerly known as Aspire Energy is now Legend Energy. The new division allows Legend Solar to offer homeowners and businesses a “Legend 360 Complete Modern

SunPower breaks ground on Vandenberg Air Force Base solar project

SunPower has broken ground on a 28-megawatt solar photovoltaic system at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc, California, a project expected to create about 150 jobs at peak of construction. Upon operation, it’s anticipated to be the largest behind-the-meter solar power system in the Air Force where 100% of the energy generated will be consumed