Green Street Power Partners developing 3.5-MW interstate community solar project

STAG Industrial announced the groundbreaking of its first onsite solar installation in Illinois and its fifth solar installation in Massachusetts. The projects are part of community solar programs and will provide low-cost renewable energy to local homes and businesses. “We have a large presence in Illinois, and the passing of the Future Energy Jobs Act… […]

90% of Pennsylvania Solar PAC-endorsed candidates won their races

The PA Solar PAC, a new organization dedicated to supporting candidates who support strong solar energy policies for Pennsylvania, announced today that 90% of its endorsed candidates were successful in their campaigns and were elected or re-elected to serve in the General Assembly. From incumbents to new members and House to Senate races, the bipartisan… […]

More than 1,000 Illinoisans advocate for Clean Energy Jobs Act in virtual lobby day

Today, over 1,000 environmental justice, environmental and renewable energy advocates, youth activists, faith leaders, business representatives and consumer groups from every part of Illinois met virtually with over 80 members of the Illinois General Assembly to urge lawmakers to prioritize the passage of the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA, HB3624 / SB2132) before next spring.… […]

Sunrise Solar Solutions completes 226-kW community solar array in New York

New York installer Sunrise Solar Solutions cut the ribbon this week on a 226.1-kW community solar system at the Tarrytown Self Storage in Tarrytown, New York. Those subscribing to the solar system benefit by taking advantage of discounted energy and at the same time reducing the strain on the grid in the immediate area. “It… […]

California CCAs reach milestone of 6,000 MW in new-build clean energy PPAs

The California Community Choice Association (CalCCA) announced that Community Choice Aggregators (CCAs) in the state have to date signed long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) for more than 6,000 MW with new-build clean energy resources. The total includes almost 5,000 MW in executed renewable energy PPAs — an increase of 1,700 MW compared to a year… […]

Solar Industry Outlines Policy Agenda for New Administration

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released a suite of policies and executive actions that it is asking President-elect Joe Biden and the newly elected Congress to act on during their first 100 days in office. The Solar Vision is consistent with SEIA’s goals in the Solar+Decade and aims to put the U.S. on […]

Sun Badger Solar Partners with Habitat for Humanity to Create Sustainable Housing

Sun Badger Solar, a residential and commercial solar developer, has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to create more affordable, energy-efficient housing.  To commemorate the inaugural partnership, the solar power developer has launched a campaign that prioritizes the organizations’ joint focus on building sustainable and healthy communities. For every Sun Badger Solar system installed through Dec. […]

EDF Renewables upping California vineyard’s resiliency with solar + storage project

EDF Renewables North America was chosen by the award-winning sparkling wine company Domaine Carneros to design, build, and operate a resilient solar + storage microgrid solution. The system supports Domaine Carneros’ long-term financial and sustainability goals and is designed to island the entire facility during a power outage. The 250-kW solar system will be a… […]

Sun Badger Solar announces donation partnership with Habitat for Humanity

Sun Badger Solar announced a commitment to creating more sustainable, energy-efficient affordable housing as Habitat for Humanity’s newest national partner. To commemorate the inaugural partnership, the solar power developer launched a campaign that prioritizes the organizations’ joint focus on building sustainable and healthy communities. For every Sun Badger Solar system installed through Dec. 31, 2021,… […]

Webinar: Commercial rooftop just got easier – December 2

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 2 pm ET / 11 am PT     Introducing the new Solis-(75-100)K-US-5G the largest 1000V sting inverters. This webinar will cover some of the exciting new features including; improved O&M functions (string monitoring and I/V curve scanning), improved safety with iAFCI and much more. These new inverters are changing the… […]