Legend Solar installs system for Jeep parts manufacturer in Utah

Legend Solar is saving TeraFlex,  a parts manufacturer for Jeep in West Jordan, Utah, approximately $30,000 per year in energy costs with a 140-kWh solar power system installed by the company. The new system offsets almost all of TeraFlex’s energy costs for its office and warehouse space with room for additional solar power panels as the

First solar panels in 120-MW portfolio installed at Florida military base

Executives from Gulf Power and Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, joined officials from Eglin Air Force Base and Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola for the installation of the first two solar photovoltaic panels on two large-scale solar projects. The projects at Eglin Air Force Base and NAS Pensacola’s Navy Outlying Landing Field (NOLF) Saufley, along

RBI Solar brings installation to remote Massachusetts island accessible only by boat

This article is adapted from an RBI Solar blog and re-posted with permission from the company. See the original here.  Cuttyhunk Island—a mile and a half stretch of land at the outermost band of Massachusetts’ Elizabethan Islands—is home to a single school, many bed & breakfasts and little more than 50 permanent residents. The population

CleanCapital, Generate Capital partner to acquire $300 million of DG solar projects

CleanCapital announced a partnership with Generate Capital that enables the acquisition of approximately $300 million of operating clean energy assets. The transaction harnesses Generate Capital’s proven track record of backing innovative approaches to financing clean energy infrastructure solutions. The relationship between these groundbreaking firms brings liquidity to the distributed solar market and provides project owners

IKEA installs Washington’s largest rooftop solar array at new Seattle-area store

IKEA announced that the installation of solar panels is complete atop the relocated Seattle-area store currently under construction in Renton, Washington, that will open in early Spring 2017. The project is the largest solar rooftop array in the state of Washington. The store’s 244,000-square-foot solar array consists of a 1.13 MW system, built with 3,268

SunPower installs 3.9 MW of Helix solar systems across 13 California school sites

Bonita Unified School District (BUSD) and SunPower Corp. will celebrate the near completion of multiple SunPower Helix solar systems across 13 school sites in California’s San Gabriel Valley with a community ribbon-cutting event at San Dimas High School today. A combination of carports, shade structures and fixed-tilt systems will total 3.9 MW. The Helix systems

Flood-damaged 900-kW dam replaced with 3.5-MW solar array in Colorado

The City of Loveland, Colorado, announced the completion of a 3.5-MW solar project, built to replace the Idylewilde Dam, which was damaged in the 2013 Colorado Front Range Flood. The solar project is the first electric generating facility in the United States to receive approval through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Alternate Project process.

Namasté Solar completes 316-kW project on iconic Denver property

Conscience Bay Company (CBC) announced the completion of a 316-kW solar array on the historic Colorado Trade Center on Bannock Street near the intersection of I-25 and I-70. The 700,000 square foot industrial warehouse was originally built in 1922 for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad. Construction of the Trade Center was completed December 5, 1923,

Baker Electric Solar completes solar carport for California school

Baker Electric Solar, a full-service solar company, recently designed and installed another successful commercial solar system, this time at Escondido Charter High School (ECHS). The 321.75 kW system will provide the high school with a 63% reduction in their annual electricity bills based on past consumption and will save an estimated $108,926 on its electricity

Alterra Power and Inovateus Solar complete solar project in Kokomo

Alterra Power and Inovateus Solar are pleased to announce that their 7-MWdc Kokomo solar project commenced full commercial operations on December 29, 2016. Following the start of commercial operations, on December 30, 2016, a previously announced $8.9 million construction loan was repaid via a $5 million 10-year term loan and $4 million tax equity investment,