Recent Solar

Abengoa Yield celebrates grand opening of Mojave solar plant in California

Mojave Solar, with a gross capacity of 280 MW, reached commercial operation in early December 2014. Construction of Mojave Solar has generated thousands of jobs in the United States Abengoa Yield (NASDAQ: ABY), the sustainable total return company that owns a diversified portfolio of contracted assets in the energy and environment sectors held today the […]

NRG Home Solar Launches Strategic Partnership with Upromise by Sallie Mae

New program helps families save for college through rooftop solar NRG Home Solar, one of the country’s leading residential solar companies, announced a new partnership with Upromise by Sallie Mae, a service that helps families pay for college by earning cash back on everyday purchases. Through this innovative collaboration, NRG Home Solar will become the […]

MassCEC Ends Successful Solar Rebate Program

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced the end of the successful Commonwealth Solar II program, which will have provided rebates for more than 13,000 solar electric systems at homes, public buildings, and small businesses across the Commonwealth since 2010. “The Commonwealth Solar II program has enabled thousands of individuals the ability to produce their […]

NRG Home Solar Launches Strategic Partnership with Upromise by Sallie Mae

New program helps families save for college through rooftop solar NRG Home Solar, one of the country’s leading residential solar companies, announced a new partnership with Upromise by Sallie Mae, a service that helps families pay for college by earning cash back on everyday purchases. Through this innovative collaboration, NRG Home Solar will become the […]

Canadian Solar completes the sale of Glenarm Solar Power Plant to DIF

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced the sale of the 10 MW AC Glenarm solar power plant (“Glenarm”) to an affiliate of DIF Infrastructure III (“DIF”). This solar power plant is valued at over C$60 million (US$49 million) and utilizes Canadian […]

SunEdison set to reach 250 California School Districts as it becomes Exclusive Solar Supplier to SPURR Members

Now California Schools Can Pocket Significant Electricity Savings With No Up-Front Costs SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced it has been selected as the exclusive solar energy provider for the 250 member school districts of the School Project for Utility Rate Reduction (SPURR). […]

SunEdison applauds Governor Cuomo’s Support for Solar in New York

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, applauds New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2015 Opportunity Agenda, and in particular his continued support for the development of a homegrown solar industry in New York state. The Governor’s 2015 budget proposal, which was released today, would provide state and […]

SunEdison and Terraform Power secure Financing with Santander and Bayerische Landesbank to build 85.2 Megawatts of Solar in the UK

Projects Are Expected To Be Acquired By TerraForm Power Once Interconnected In Early 2015 Santander And Bayerische Landesbank Acted As Arrangers And Santander UK Acted As Agent For The Loan Projects Will Generate Enough Electricity To Power More Than 26,000 Homes Per Year SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of […]

SEIA Applauds Gov. Cuomo’s Proposal to Clarify Solar Tax Code

In a move toward clarifying the tax code, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that clarification of sales tax treatment for solar energy will be included in his budget proposal being sent to the state legislature. After reviewing the proposal, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), issued the […]

Duke Energy to build 13-megawatt solar facility at Camp Lejeune

First Duke Energy solar project at a military facility A partnership between Duke Energy, the Department of the Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps will lead to a 13-megawatt (AC) solar facility being built at the Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Onslow County, N.C. The facility will be owned and operated by Duke Energy […]