Recent Solar

SunEdison And Investment Funds Managed By Goldman Sachs Announce Formation Of $1 Billion Construction And Operating Asset Facility

$1 billion construction and operating asset warehouse investment vehicle with an equity commitment of $300 million by West Street Infrastructure Partners III (“WSIP”), an infrastructure fund managed by Goldman Sachs $700 million debt commitments provided by a syndicate of banks including Bank of America, N.A., Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc. and Deutsche Bank AG, New […]

Governor, Top Leaders Unveil New England’s Largest Solar Parking Canopy At Bristol Community College

Partnership with PowerOptions, SunEdison Puts Parking Lot on Double Duty Governor Charlie Baker and leaders from Bristol Community College (BCC) and its partners today unveiled New England’s largest solar parking canopy to date, a 3.2 megawatt solar array covering 800-parking spaces on five acres of the College’s Fall River Campus. Built in partnership with the […]

groSolar Announces Solar Deal with Community Owned Electric Utility in Jacksonville, Florida

Solar Developer Signs 7MW (AC) Power Purchase Agreement with JEA groSolar is making a splash in the Florida solar market with the announcement of a large-scale solar project agreement with JEA, the Jacksonville area community-owned utility. The deal is for a 25 year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the output of a 7MW (AC) solar […]

Applied Materials announces Third Quarter Results

Q3 orders of $2.89 billion up 17% year over year, with record Silicon Systems orders Q3 net sales of $2.49 billion up 10% year over year led by growth in Silicon Systems and Services Q3 non-GAAP adjusted EPS of $0.33 up 18% year over year; GAAP EPS of $0.27 up 13% year over year Applied […]

Symbior, Conergy Announce New Solar Project in Prachinburi, Thailand

New plants to reduce CO2 by nearly 17,000 tons per year Conergy, one of the leading international solar energy service providers in Thailand, and ATC Enviro Co. Ltd., a member of the Symbior Solar group, a leading Asian solar PV developer, today announced plans to build three new solar power plants in Thailand representing a […]

sPower Wins Lancaster Choice Energy 10 Megawatt PPA

Utility-Scale Project to Fuel Lancaster Constituents’ ‘Power to Choose’ Lancaster Choice Energy, the City of Lancaster’s new, locally-operated, locally-controlled clean power provider, announced yesterday that it has awarded sPower, a prominent renewable energy company, a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to provide 10MWac of solar power. The power will be generated at the sPower Western […]

SunEdison Announces Dominion Partnership In 420 Megawatt, Four Brothers Solar Project In Utah

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced they have signed a definitive agreement with Dominion (NYSE: D), one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy, establishing a joint venture (JV) for Four Brothers, a 420 megawatt (MW) DC, or 320 megawatt AC, solar project in Utah, developed […]

SunEdison And TerraForm Power Announce Successful Syndication Of $280 Million TerraForm Private Warehouse Debt Facility

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, and TerraForm Power, Inc. (Nasdaq: TERP), an owner and operator of clean energy power plants, today announced the successful syndication of the $280 million 7 year term loan facility of TerraForm Private Warehouse. The offering was oversubscribed and was ultimately placed with a diverse […]

SolarCity’s GivePower Foundation Provides Light to 500 Schools in the Developing World, Doubles 2015 Scope with $500,000 Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation

SolarCity’s previously self-funded foundation now accepting public donations, expects to light an additional 1,000 schools by the end of 2015 GivePower Foundation—a charitable non-profit organization that addresses energy poverty by providing solar-powered lighting to schools in the developing world—is expanding. Through a $500,000 donation from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, GivePower Foundation now plans […]

REA Comment on the devaluation of China’s currency & price of solar panels

China has devalued its currency by 2% to reduce the cost of exports. Over 60% of PV modules are produced in China and it is estimated module prices in the EU are up to 25% higher than the global average. While the rest of the world will see lower module prices, they will not come […]