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  • GoodWe expands capacity (and sustainability) of solar inverter, energy storage products with new facility September 29, 2022
    GoodWe showcased a lineup of impressive technology at the RE+ tradeshow in Anaheim last week (along with GE). A key note in our chat with their team is their ability to fulfill orders on time right now. That statement is obviously aided by word of recent production capacity expansion. In August this year, GoodWe held... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Soltage acquires Cincinnati Zoo solar project, now under construction September 29, 2022
    Soltage announced the close of a 28 MW solar project which has started construction in Ohio on land owned by the Cincinnati Zoo. Soltage acquired the project from Melink Solar Development, which specializes in pre-construction development services for large-scale solar PV projects. The Cincinnati Zoo project entered into two Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Calpine... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Standard Solar acquired by Brookfield Renewable September 29, 2022
    Brookfield Renewable closed its acquisition of Standard Solar this week, a deal for consideration of $540 million with the potential to invest an additional $160 million to support the business’ growth initiatives ($140 million in total net to BEP). Standard Solar will continue to operate as independent businesses within the Brookfield Renewable U.S. platform, according... […]
    SB Staff
  • CATL supplying FlexGen with 10 GWh of long-duration energy storage equipment September 29, 2022
    Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL), signed a Master Supply Agreement with FlexGen Power Systems for 10 GWh of CATL’s energy storage equipment over a three year period. CATL will supply FlexGen with EnerC, a containerized liquid-cooling battery system. With IP55 and C5 anti-corrosion protection, EnerC meets requirements of various harsh climatic conditions. EnerC’s energy... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Kenlov signs key PPA for Tierra Bonita solar project in Texas September 29, 2022
    Independent power producer Kenlov Renewable Energy signed a cornerstone power purchase agreement in its planned 1.5 GW renewable energy development pipeline in the United States. The PPA covers 60 percent (235 MWdc) of the output of the 400 MW Tierra Bonita solar PV project in Texas, for a period of 20 years. The offtaker is... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Borrego debuts customer O&M portal to improve service experience September 29, 2022
    Borrego launched a new O&M customer portal to house project data, reports and service contracts. Borrego developed the customer portal in-house in response to feedback from its O&M customers and is available to all Borrego O&M customers, with access and training provided during the project onboarding process. The portal features project data, in-depth reporting, service... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • DSD constructing sizable solar canopies at California office park September 29, 2022
    DSD Renewables, a commercial solar developer, operator, and asset owner, has broken ground on two onsite solar canopies at an office park in California. The 957 kW and 429 kW installations, located at Pleasanton Corporate Commons, were facilitated by Black Bear Energy and will be installed behind the meter, offsetting much of the campus’ energy... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Vote for the 2022 Solar Projects of the Year September 28, 2022
    2022 was a challenging year for the solar industry, but projects large and small were still constructed, installed and commissioned in near record numbers. And now it’s time to pick your favorites among the best! The voting is set for the 2022 Solar Builder Project of the Year Awards, sponsored by EagleView Technologies. Featuring 27... […]
    Chris Crowell
  • Vote: Utility-Scale Solar Project of the Year 2022 September 28, 2022
    Here are the Utility-scale Solar nominees for the 2022 Solar Builder Project of the Year Awards, sponsored by EagleView Technologies. Accurate data, virtual site assessments, and installation-ready designs will optimize your solar sales funnel and operations — learn more in this EagleView special report Breaking Down and Through Soft Costs. The form is at the bottom of the page.... […]
    SB Staff
  • Vote: Community Solar Project of the Year 2022 September 28, 2022
    Here are the Community Solar nominees for the 2022 Solar Builder Project of the Year Awards, sponsored by EagleView Technologies. Accurate data, virtual site assessments, and installation-ready designs will optimize your solar sales funnel and operations — learn more in this EagleView special report Breaking Down and Through Soft Costs. The form is at the bottom of the... […]
    SB Staff