Washington, D.C. – Late last year, Georgia Power filed a new solar initiative — the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative (“GPASI”) — with the Georgia Public Service Commission. Through GPASI, Georgia Power would acquire 210 megawatts (MW) of new solar capacity through long-term contracts over a three year period. Julia Hamm, President and CEO of the Solar [...]
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 14, 2012. Sunrise Energy Ventures (SEV) announced today that it has been awarded the opportunity to provide solar power at three, 10 megawatts (MW) sites by Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL). The power SEV generates at these sites would be purchased by IPL under a 15 year power purchase agreement. The completed [...]
PHOENIX, Jul 31, 2012. As part of the APS Solar for Schools Program, students at more than 30 K-12 Arizona schools will come back from summer break to find their classrooms powered by solar energy. In addition – and perhaps more importantly – the students will have the opportunity to learn about solar power thanks [...]
Premiere Solar Energy Tech Training School Offers Out-of-State Applicants Special Opportunities to Learn a New Career in a Rapidly Growing Industry PHILADELPHIA, July 30, 2012. Infinite Solar, Inc., with classroom and lab facilities located in historic Philadelphia, PA, and Newark, NJ, is attracting utility professionals from all over the United States and Canada to receive [...]
OCI Solar Power to Partner with CPS Energy in Largest U.S. Utility Solar Project ATLANTA, Jul 23, 2012. www.SolarThermalMagazine.com OCI Solar Power signed a deal with CPS Energy today in San Antonio, Texas, to develop, own and operate the largest municipal utility solar project in the country. The groundbreaking sustainable energy development project will produce [...]
The Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF), a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit working to eliminate energy poverty through the use of solar power, today announced the successful installation of solar electric systems at 11 health care facilities and one hospital along the southwest coast of Haiti
May 31 2012 | Posted in Solar Thermal
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The one-of-a kind solar array project will be installed at Neshaminy High School and Maple Point Middle School. Power generation from this renewable energy source is expected to provide approximately 90% of the schools’ current usage.
May 30 2012 | Posted in Solar Thermal
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This award brings the successful consortium’s award to three projects totaling 238 MW and accounting for a 20 percent share of South Africa’s solar energy market
They broadcasted live feed of the Solar Eclipse, mixing the live filming of the Solar Eclipse from Wakayama and commentary from the base camp in Mount Fuji.
Expected to come online within the year, the project marks a key contribution to China’s renewable energy production goal of 15 gigawatts (GW) by 2015.
With the commissioning of multiple photovoltaic systems at the beginning of this week, BELECTRIC has become the first company in the world to install more than 1 gigawatt of photovoltaic power, which corresponds to the system output of a large conventional power plant.
May 21 2012 | Posted in China
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Sunergy America and Electrical Contractors, Inc. (ECI)has announced the formation of a strategic partnership to join forces in addressing the renewable energy markets in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.
The San Luis Valley was chosen for itsâ€™ outstanding sunlight characteristics, high elevation and an ability to easily deliver the solar projectâ€™s output to the utility transmission system.