Sunworks wins solar contract for Nevada hay farm

Sunworks, a provider of solar power solutions for agriculture, commercial, industrial (ACI) and residential markets, announced a new project for a 760-kilowatt solar system that will be constructed at Empire Farms in Garlach, Nevada. The installation will result in an energy savings in excess of $2.5 million over the next 25 years. Empire Farms is

BlueRock Solar to build largest community solar project in New York

BlueRock Solar, an affiliate of BlueRock Energy, announced plans for a community solar project just outside Buffalo, New York, in Grand Island. On Monday, the town board voted unanimously to approve the project which will be completed in partnership with Active Solar Development. BlueRock Solar expects to break ground later this summer and complete the

Ingeteam supplies PV power stations for 100-MW plant

Ingeteam has supplied 23 of its 4.8-MW power stations for the Clare Solar Farm project, located in the Australian state of Queensland. This 100-MWAC (125 MWDC) project, conducted by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), is being constructed by the Australian EPC, Downer EDI. The energy generated by this solar plant, which is still at the construction

Green Power EMC, Silicon Ranch partner to bring 200 MW of solar to Southern Georgia

Green Power EMC, the renewable energy supplier for 38 Georgia Electric Membership Corporations (EMCs), and Silicon Ranch announced a landmark agreement to bring an additional 200 megawatts (MWAC) of solar energy online by the year 2020. The total capacity will be distributed across four locations in Southern Georgia and will provide enough low-cost, renewable power

Dynamic Energy completes 688-kW array on trucking terminal

Estes Express Lines and Dynamic Energy, a turnkey solar project developer, are pleased to announce the completion of a 688-kW solar project on the roof of Estes’ terminal in West Middlesex, Pennsylvania. The system is expected to produce 777,400 kilowatt hours of power each year, which will offset 56% of the West Middlesex terminal’s annual

Sigora Solar installs solar for two Virginia wineries

It’s considered settled science that drinking wine in moderation offers numerous health benefits against heart disease, strokes, and cancer, among others. Now when it comes to Virginia wines, scientists can add saving the environment, saving money and creating jobs to the long list of advantages. And, visitors to two vineyards along the Shenandoah Valley’s Monticello

1.1-MW Sunworks system to offset more than 90% of California ag lab’s electricity needs

Sunworks announced a 1.1-MW solar system that will be constructed at CSP Labs in Pleasant Grove, California. The system will offset more than 90% of the lab’s annual electricity needs. CSP Labs provides a wide range of services including seed germination, disease diagnosis, hybrid research, and non-GMO testing. Sunworks CEO Chuck Cargile said, “We are

iDemand Energy Storage begins work on 1-MW solar+storage project for California biochemical company

iDemand Energy Storage Inc. has completed engineering and plans to start work next month on a $4.1 million solar-plus-battery storage project for five buildings operated by Scantibodies Laboratory Inc., a biochemical manufacturer and research facility based in Santee, Calif. The contract to make uninterrupted-energy-supply (UES) battery systems capable of storing and discharging up to 1.078

Solaria provides traditional PV modules and BIPV for new Cornell Tech campus building

Solaria has provided 2,300 PowerXT and customized PowerView modules to buildings on Cornell Tech’s innovative new campus on Roosevelt Island in New York City. Combined, the Bloomberg Center (designed by mOrphosis Architects) and the Bridge building (designed by WEISS/MANFREDI Architecture/Urbanism/Landscape) has a 900-kW system, part of a strategy to generate all of the power needed

REC Solar installs 1.3-MW system to power Taft Union High School District

Taft Union High School District will break ground this summer on a solar project that will generate renewable energy, reduce greenhouse gases and save millions of dollars. The system will be designed and built by REC Solar, a provider of commercial, public sector and utility-scale solar solutions. Sage Renewable Energy Consulting, Inc., an independent energy