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SunEdison secures $160M for 40 distributed generation, solar projects

08/21/2014

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a solar energy solutions and services provider, closed a $160 million fund for 40 distributed generation projects in the U.S. with Barclays and Citi.

Nevada residents ask utilities commission for rooftop solar programs

08/21/2014

On Wednesday, Nevada residents gathered at the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) with more than 4,300 petition signatures supporting rooftop solar programs.

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments and Bright Plain Renewable Energy Acquire Searchlight Solar Project in Nevada

08/21/2014

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments and Bright Plain Renewable Energy today announced the acquisition of the Searchlight solar project, originally developed by American Capital Energy and located south of Las Vegas in Nevada.

Financing secured for 16 MW Box Canyon hydro project in Canada

08/20/2014

Travelers Capital Corp. has secured $56 million in non-recourse project financing for the construction of the 16-MW Box Canyon hydroelectric project near Port Mellon, British Columbia.

Solectria supplies 45 MW for solar power projects North Carolina

08/20/2014

Solectria Renewables LLC has been awarded a contract to supply 69 SGI 500XTM inverters to Entropy Solar Integrators for seven solar projects, totaling 45-MW, in North Carolina.

Tucson Electric Power wants rooftop solar panel program

08/20/2014

A second major Arizona utility wants to launch a new program to provide customers with company-owned rooftop solar panels.

Canadian Solar unit sells Ontario solar power project for $60.3mn

08/20/2014

Canadian Solar Inc. (Nasdaq: CSIQ) said it subsidiary, Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. completed the sale of the 10 MW Good Light solar power plant for C$66 million ($60.3 million) to BluEarth Renewables Inc.

RES Canada to build 10 MW solar PV project in Ontario

08/20/2014

Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES Canada) was picked to build a 10-MW solar photovoltaic for Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. in Ontario.

Seven solar PV projects approved in Mexico

08/20/2014

The Mexican Energy Regulatory Commission approved 220 MW of solar photovoltaic capacity in seven projects.

DTE Energy selects 84 solar projects for customer-owned pilot program

08/19/2014

DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has selected 84 new solar energy projects for Phase 2 of its SolarCurrents customer-owned pilot program.  

Small hydropower project planned for Alaska

08/19/2014

Tanacross Inc., the Native Village of Tanacross, and Alaska Power & Telephone (AP&T) signed a memorandum of agreement for the development of a 1.5-MW hydropower project.

Three new solar sites add 20 MW to North Carolina's portfolio

08/19/2014

Three new utility-scale solar farms in North Carolina have entered operations, producing 18.2-MW, or 30 million kilowatt hours annually.

165 MW Texas wind project secures financing

08/18/2014

Starwood Energy Group Global LLC, a private investment firm focused on the energy industry, announced its affiliate has completed agreements to finance and construct its second wind farm, a 165-MW project 45 miles south of Lubbock, Texas.

Michigan International Speedway sets goal to use 100% renewable sources

08/18/2014

Michigan International Speedway (MIS) has set a goal, with the help of Michigan's largest utility, Consumers Energy, to match 100 percent of its electricity use with renewable energy.

NREL Commissions First CellCube Vanadium Flow Energy Storage System in North America

08/14/2014

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is commissioning the first CellCube vanadium flow energy storage system in North America.

Ford, DTE Energy to build largest solar array in Michigan

08/14/2014

Ford Motor Co. is teaming with DTE Energy to build the largest solar array In Michigan at the Ford World Headquarters.

Apex explores 150-MW Volunteer Wind project in Tennessee

08/13/2014

Apex Clean Energy is exploring the feasibility of constructing Volunteer Wind, a power project expected to generate about 150 MW of renewable electricity.

NRG Yield completes purchase of California wind energy project

08/12/2014

NRG Yield (NYSE: NYLD) completed its acquisition of the 947-MW Alta Wind facility in California from Terra-Gen Power LLC for $870 million.

Iberdrola begins construction on the Pier II wind energy farm in Mexico

08/12/2014

Iberdrola began construction of the 66-MW Pier II wind farm in southern Mexico.

Geenex, ET Solar to develop 20 MW solar project in North Carolina

08/12/2014

ET Capital, a subsidiary of ET Solar Energy Corp., a smart energy solutions provider, announced that it has closed financing with Geenex, a solar energy developer, for a 20-MW utility-scale solar project which will be completed and connected to the grid this year in Halifax County, North Carolina.