Solar Panels

NovaSource expands its company providing with First Solar’s North American O&M enterprise

NovaSource expands its corporate offering with First Solar's North American O&M business

First Solar Inc., a global provider of photovoltaic (PV) solar solutions, has completed the sale of its North American operations and maintenance (O&M) business to NovaSource Power Services, a portfolio company of Clairvest Group Inc. and Clairvest Equity Partners VI. “We are excited to be working with the First Solar O&M team,” said Jack Bennett, … Read more

BCI Engineering introduces new floor-mounted solar racking system

BCI Engineering introduces new floor-mounted solar racking system

BCI Engineering, a company specializing in contract manufacturing of solar shelving, has unveiled Full Tilt, a new floor-mounted solar shelving system. According to BCI Engineering, Full Tilt is an optimal fixed-tilt rack solution that has fewer parts, direct manufacturer prices, and versatile methods of loading and securing modules. The Full Tilt system introduces a new … Read more

New Jersey developer completes rooftop solar array at PepsiCo bottling plant

New Jersey developer completes rooftop solar array at PepsiCo bottling plant

Infiniti Energy Services (IES), a New Jersey-based developer and engineering, procurement and construction services company, has completed the construction of a 992,800W rooftop solar field project at a PepsiCo bottling facility in Piscataway, NJ, on a corporate initiative by PepsiCo to achieve 100% renewable electricity for operation in the USA. “We are very excited to … Read more

Greenbacker brings its first Solar + Storage venture on-line

Greenbacker brings its first Solar + Storage project online

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Co. (GREC), a company that acquires and manages renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, has reached commercial operation, according to Rawhide Prairie Solar, a 22 MW project in Colorado. GREC is managed by Greenbacker Capital Management, a national investment firm in the field of sustainable infrastructure. The system is GREC’s first solar … Read more

Gasoline South Commits $ 50M to Solar Initiatives

Gas South Commits $ 50M to Solar Initiatives

Gas South, a natural gas company, says it will invest $ 50 million in solar energy through the end of 2023 to support renewable energy initiatives. “In addition to our charitable donations, our promise to fuel good also means doing our part in building a sustainable future for our children and future generations,” said Kevin … Read more

AEP Power selects Opdenergie to develop a solar system in West Virginia

AEP Energy selects Opdenergie to develop a solar system in West Virginia

AEP Energy, a subsidiary of American Electric Power, has signed an agreement with Opdenergy, an independent power company with experience in the development, financing, construction and operation of renewable energy. Under the 12-year contract, Opdenergy will develop an 80 MW AC solar array in Jefferson County, West Virginia. The energy will be used to power … Read more

Alliant Vitality expands the Wisconsin solar portfolio by one other 400 MW

Alliant Energy expands the Wisconsin solar portfolio by another 400 MW

Alliant Energy, a public utility holding company that provides regulated energy services to customers across Iowa and Wisconsin, plans to add an additional 414 MW of solar in Wisconsin. This rounds off the company’s previously announced plan to accelerate the clean energy transition by adding more than 1,000 MW of solar and helping customers avoid … Read more

Regardless of COVID, solar installers within the trade stay assured

Despite COVID, solar installers in the industry remain confident

Despite the pandemic, solar installers had an all-time high in industry confidence, according to the results of the sixth annual solar installer survey recently published by EnergySage and the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). Over 650 residential and commercial installers across the country took part in this year’s survey. As for any … Read more

How safe is your solar panel assure?

How secure is your solar panel guarantee?

Take a look at how many manufacturers are no longer active in Australia compared to a few years ago: In addition, more than 750 solar installation companies have gone into liquidation or ceased trading since 2011. That is why it is important to avoid the appeal of cheap solar;; Systems that are often supported by … Read more