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Google Invests $145M in Regulus Solar Project

Karen Henry

Google has agreed to provide $145 million in equity financing for the Regulus solar plant. When completed, the solar project will be SunEdison’s largest developed and constructed project in North America. Located in Kern County, Calif., the Regulus plant will begin operation later this year and will supply power to Southern California Edison through a   …Continue Reading


University of California Signs Historic PPAs

Karen Henry

Frontier Renewables, a utility scale project developer, announced the signing of two 25-year power purchase agreements (PPAs) with the University of California (UC) to provide its campuses and medical centers with a total of 80 MW of solar photovoltaic energy. The contracts, representing the largest solar energy purchase by a US higher education institution, are   …Continue Reading


Prison, Hospital Send Power to California Grid

Linda Hardesty

SunEdison and its affiliate TerraForm Power completed the interconnection of a 2.6 MW DC system at the Coalinga State Hospital and a 1.6 MW DC system at the Pleasant Valley State Prison. The systems were installed for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and California Department of State Hospitals. SunEdison says it has   …Continue Reading


Suniva, Technology Credit Offer PV Financing

Linda Hardesty

Suniva, an Atlanta based manufacturer of solar cells and modules, and Technology Credit Corporation (TCC), a privately held financial services firm, are partnering to offer financing to Suniva customers. Target customers include community non-profit organizations such as schools, houses of worship, homeowners associations and health service providers. TCC has more than 300 commercial PV systems   …Continue Reading


$500M Invested in Mexico Distributed Solar

Linda Hardesty

Greenwood Energy and ILIOSS partnered to invest $500 million and develop over 250 MW of new solar photovoltaic projects in Mexico by 2017 based on the Mexican Energy Reform. Greenwood Energy is the North and Latin American clean energy division of the Libra Group, a privately owned international business group comprising 30 subsidiaries operating across   …Continue Reading


Army Awards Final Contracts to Support $7B Renewable Energy Plan

Karen Henry

The US Army has awarded the final round of solar technology contracts that will support a $7 billion renewable and alternative energy power production for Department of Defense installations Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC). The US Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF) and the US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center in Huntsville   …Continue Reading


Brownfield Provides Site to Power Toledo Zoo

Linda Hardesty

A 22-acre Toledo brownfield site is now home to a 2.1 MW solar array that will supply about 30 percent of the Toledo Zoo’s electricity each year. (before and after pictured). The 28,500-panel array is bordered by a buffer zone for newly planted trees and green spaces. The solar array and property are owned by a   …Continue Reading


Solar Industry Gets Boost in Iowa

Karen Henry

A divided Iowa Supreme Court ruled that Eagle Point Solar would not violate Iowa law by selling energy it generates through a solar panel installation on the roof of a city building to the city of Dubuque, according to an article in the Des Moines Register. Solar industry leaders celebrated the victory, calling such power   …Continue Reading


NRG Energy Buys Solar Facility on St. Croix

Linda Hardesty

NRG Energy purchased the 4 MW Spanish Town Estate Solar project on the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands from Toshiba International. Once completed, the power will be sold to the US Virgin Island Water and Power Authority under a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA). This project expands NRG’s efforts in the   …Continue Reading


Microsoft Announces Largest Wind Project to Date

Karen Henry

Microsoft has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for wind energy in Illinois. The Pilot Hill Wind Project is the company’s second PPA and its largest wind investment to date, according to a Microsoft blog post. Microsoft signed its first long-term (20-year) PPA for wind energy in 2013, purchasing 110 MW of wind energy   …Continue Reading


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