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Chint Power Systems America provides solar power to Texas homeless shelter

08/29/2014

Chint Power Systems America is providing solar power for the non-profit organization, Wichita Falls Faith Mission Inc., on behalf of its shelter for women and children in Wichita Falls, Texas.

US fund in deal to build Myanmar solar plants

08/28/2014

A U.S investment fund has signed a $480 million deal to build two solar energy plants in central Myanmar, one of the largest investments by an American firm since the easing of U.S. sanctions.

Minnesota Power, National Guard to build 10 MW solar energy project

08/28/2014

Minnesota Power, a subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., (NYSE:ALE), and the Minnesota National Guard will join forces to build a 10-MW solar power project at Camp Ripley.

Duke Energy applies for hydropower license

08/27/2014

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) has filed an application for a license for the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project in South Carolina, with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Hawaiian Electric submits future plans to increase solar, energy storage

08/27/2014

Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. (HEI, NYSE: HE), announced that its subsidiaries, Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. (Hawaiian Electric), Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. (Hawaii Electric Light) and Maui Electric Co. Ltd (Maui Electric), submitted future energy plans on Wednesday that will lower energy bills and nearly triple the amount of distributed solar by 2030.

Microgrid Solar to install solar power in Chicago

08/26/2014

The city of Chicago has chosen Microgrid Solar to lead as the solar energy contractor for the city’s solar program, Solar Chicago.

Verizon Communications to install 10 MW of solar

08/25/2014

On Monday, Verizon Communications Inc. announced plans to nearly double its capacity to generate clean, reliable and affordable solar energy.

Greenwood Energy, ILIOSS invest $500M for solar in Mexico

08/25/2014

Greenwood Energy and ILIOSS will invest $500 million to develop more than 250-MW of new solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in Mexico by 2017 based on the Mexican Energy Reform.

EDP Renewables Sells Interest in US Wind Portfolio

08/22/2014

EDP Renewables has sold its interest in a 1.1 GW wind portfolio in the United States.  The portfolio was purchased by Canadian company Fiera Axium Infrastructure.

Siemens to supply 67 wind turbines for 402 MW offshore wind project

08/22/2014

Siemens Energy (NYSE: SI) was awarded a contract, from the Norwegian energy utilities Statoil and Statkraft, to supply 67 wind turbines for the 402-MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm in the U.K.

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.