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  • Bank of America Signs 160 MW REC Deal with Constellation for Mammoth Solar June 24, 2022
    Bank of America has signed a 15-year, 160 MW agreement with Constellation Energy Corp.to purchase power and project-specific renewable energy certificates (REC). This agreement will help Bank of America power approximately 17% of its global electricity consumption with clean, renewable energy from a portion of the Mammoth Central project, the third and final phase of […]
    Michael Bates
  • QuickBOLT Gains Strict Miami-Dade NOA Approval for Solar Mount June 24, 2022
    QuickBOLT’s QB2 with 3” Microflashing has officially received Miami-Dade County acceptance, enabling easier permitting processes, greater permit approval coverage and savings on solar installation projects. QB2 received state approval in Florida in January 2021, meeting state requirements and improving the permitting prospects of installers across the state, but Miami-Dade NOA significantly improves the permitting position […]
    Ariana Fine
  • Industria Constructs Solar, Energy Storage Microgrid System for City of San Diego June 24, 2022
    The City of San Diego via Gridscape Solutions has awarded Industria Power a construction contract for eight microgrids, saving an estimated $6 million over 25 years in avoided energy costs. Construction is moving out of engineering into mobilization and is set to conclude in December 2022. Industria Power is the general contractor for this multifaceted […]
    Ariana Fine
  • Jennifer Logan Leads National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Financial Efforts June 24, 2022
    The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has named Jennifer Logan as CFO. She joins NREL from the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab) in Newport News, Va., where she has served as CFO and business/finance director. “Jennifer brings extensive experience to the laboratory from her career in the national […]
    Ariana Fine
  • GE, Inogen, Sertavul Partner on Hybrid Wind-Solar Project June 23, 2022
    GE and its regional solution partner, Inogen, have selected by Sertavul to build one of the first hybrid wind and solar projects in Turkey. The plant comprises a 32 MW wind farm commissioned in 2020 that will be integrated with a 30 MW solar plant. Adding solar to the wind farm will enable an overall […]
    Ariana Fine
  • RWE Begins Operations at 195.5 MW Hickory Park Solar Project June 23, 2022
    RWE Renewables has started operations for the Hickory Park Solar project, a 195.5 MW AC facility coupled with a 40 MW 2-hour battery storage system, located in Mitchell County, Ga. RWE is operator and manager of the solar facility, selling the energy and renewable attributes from the facility to Georgia Power through its Renewable Energy […]
    Ariana Fine
  • Generate Capital Invests $500 Million in Pine Gate Utility-Scale Solar Development June 23, 2022
    Generate Capital, a sustainable infrastructure investment and operating platform, has made a strategic growth investment in Pine Gate Renewables, a renewable energy developer for utility-scale solar and storage. The investment includes a $200 million equity investment and an additional $300 million commitment to a long-term asset partnership for solar project financing. The investment will provide […]
    Michael Bates
  • Sol Systems, GenPro Finish Construction on Large Solar Array in Nebraska June 23, 2022
    The City of Norfolk and Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) are celebrating the end of the construction phase for the largest solar farm in the state, which is paired with the NPPD’s first large-scale battery storage system. The 8.5 MW solar + battery storage system was developed and is operated by solar energy developer Sol […]
    Ariana Fine
  • Agilitas Completes Construction of SMART Project with PPAs in Place June 23, 2022
    Agilitas Energy has reached milestones for two Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) projects in its pipeline. The company has completed the construction of its largest utility-scale, coupled solar PV and battery energy storage system in Auburn, Mass. Now in commercial operation, the project consists of a 7.3 MW DC solar array and a 3.6 MW/9.5 […]
    Ariana Fine
  • National Grid Places 2 GW PV Module Order with First Solar June 23, 2022
    First Solar Inc. has signed a framework agreement with National Grid Renewables for 2 GW DC of thin-film photovoltaic (PV) solar modules. Scheduled for delivery in 2024 and 2025 throughout the United States, the contracted modules are part of First Solar’s advanced cadmium telluride (CadTel) thin-film module platform. Over the past decade, National Grid Renewables […]
    Ariana Fine