Solar Panels

FirstEnergy points RFP for Solar Power Credit

FirstEnergy issues RFP for Solar Energy Credits

FirstEnergy Corp., an Ohio-based electricity company, is launching a Call for Proposals (RFP) to purchase 137,000 Solar Photovoltaic Credits (SPAECs) per year over a period of two years on behalf of three FirstEnergy Pennsylvania utilities – Pennsylvania Power Co. (Penn Power), Pennsylvania Electric Co. (Penelec), and Metropolitan Edison Co. (Met-Ed). The RFP process is run … Read more

Which path ought to my solar panels level?

Which direction should my solar panels point?

In Australia, solar panels will produce the most energy over the course of a year if facing north. This is especially important in winter when the sun is lower in the northern sky. Technically, the panels should be tilted north for maximum performance. However, by tilting the panels, the performance is basically only shifted from … Read more

Duke Vitality: North Carolina clients are more and more turning to solar

Duke Energy: North Carolina customers are increasingly turning to solar

In North Carolina, solar energy continued to grow in 2020. More Duke Energy customers are using solar energy than ever before. In 2020, approximately 5,500 Duke Energy customers installed private solar systems in their homes and businesses as a result of the company’s $ 62 million five-year solar rebate program, which helps cover the significant … Read more

EDPR NA secures curiosity in C2 Vitality’s Distributed Solar Platform

EDPR NA secures interest in C2 Energy's Distributed Solar Platform

EDP ​​Renewables North America LLC (EDPR NA), a Houston-based company that develops, builds, owns and operates wind farms and solar parks throughout North America, has acquired a controlling interest in C2 Omega LLC, C2 Energy Capital’s distributed solar platform LLC (C2). The new company, EDPR NA Distributed Generation LLC (GD EDPR NA DG), will be … Read more

Pine Gate closes for solar, solar and storage initiatives in North Carolina

Pine Gate closes for solar, solar and storage projects in North Carolina

Pine Gate Renewables, a fully integrated utility-scale solar development company, has closed funding for a new 12 project fund for solar and Solar + storage in North Carolina. The projects in the fund will sell electricity under long-term contracts to Duke Energy Progress, Duke Energy Carolinas and Halifax EMC. Crestmark, a division of MetaBank, provided … Read more

Silicon Ranch awards development contract for IEA Lumpkin Solar Farm

Silicon Ranch awards construction contract for IEA Lumpkin Solar Farm

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. (IEA), an infrastructure construction company with renewable energy and civil expertise, has won a 100 MW AC solar contract to build the Lumpkin solar farm in Stewart County, Ga. Silicon Ranch Corp., an independent solar power producer based in Nashville, has awarded IEA Constructors, an IEA subsidiary that manages utility-scale … Read more

Firestone Walker Brewing makes use of solar to run its operations

Firestone Walker Brewing uses solar to run its operations

Duke Energy and Firestone Walker Brewing Co. have completed one of the largest on-site solar systems in the craft beer industry – a 2.1 MW solar system and 281 kW solar carport on approximately 10 acres in Paso Robles, California. “REC Solar and Duke Energy Renewables were solid partners during this process,” says David Walker, … Read more

The Finest Solar Panels to Set up in Australia in 2021

The Best Solar Panels to Install in Australia in 2021

The best solar panels in Australia Choosing the best solar panels has never been more important. In 2013, there were 454 solar module manufacturers operating in Australia In 2019 there were only 67! In 2013, 26,672 panels were registered with KEK in Australia In 2019 there were only 2650! The good news is that out … Read more