720-MW Southeast solar portfolio to power Meta data facilities
Facebook parent company Meta is commissioning seven new solar projects in Georgia and also Tennessee totaling 720 MWAC to support its regional operations with renewable energy.
Dec 16, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Facebook, Silicon Ranch, Urvi Parekh, meta
Greenbacker 104MW Utah solar farm goes live
Graphite Solar site is providing power to a Meta-owned data centre
Jul 29, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Charles Wheeler, North America, Facebook, greenbacker, solar farm, meta
Silicon Ranch completes 287MW of solar PV projects to power Meta's Georgia operations
Consumer-owned utility Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) and independent power producer (IPP) Silicon Ranch have completed the building and construction of 3 utility-scale solar PV projects with a total capacity of 287MW that will certainly be made use of to power Meta's (previously Facebook) procedures in Georgia, United States.
Dec 16, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Georgia, IPP, Europe, North America, Facebook, shell, Silicon Ranch, Clearloop, meta, walton electric
SRP clinches 500 MW of solar PPAs
Electric energy Salt River Project (SRP) on Thursday introduced it has contracted 500 MW of solar projects in Arizona, the bulk of which will certainly support the procedures of a local data centre planned by social media giant Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB).
Aug 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, North America, Facebook, Salt River Project, Solar Project, SRP
EDP Renewables establishing 200-MW Arizona solar project powering Facebook data facility
EDP Renewables and also utility firm Salt River Project (SRP) have actually performed a 25-year power purchase contract for 200 MW at the Randolph Solar Park in Pinal County, located in south-central Arizona
Aug 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, EDP Renewables, Facebook, Salt River Project, Miguel Prado, Urvi Parekh, Solar Project, Kelly Barr
Greenbacker begins building of 80MW US PV
Graphite Solar 1 in Utah will certainly contribute renewable power to Facebook's brand-new information centre in Eagle Mountain
May 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Charles Wheeler, North America, Facebook, greenbacker, rPlus Energies
RWE safeguards 150MW Facebook US solar deal
The social media titan will take 110MW of power from Shelby County project under PPA
May 19, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Facebook, Anja-Isabel Dotzenrath
D.E. Shaw's 180-MW Utah solar projects will certainly support Facebook information centers
D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments' (DESRI) 180-MWac Cove Mountain solar projects in Iron County, Utah have actually started industrial operation. Cove Mountain and also Cove Mountain 2 have long-term PPAs with PacifiCorp in support of Facebook, supplying its data center procedures with new solar resources. Swinerton Renewable Energy created the projects.
Apr 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Facebook, DESRI, Solar Project, David Zwillinger, D. E. Shaw Renewable Investmentsā€˜, Sam Buechner
Sunseap and also Facebook sign multi-year PPA for solar power
Sunseap Group has actually authorized a multi-year online power purchase agreement (VPPA) with Facebook for solar energy from Singapore's largest overseas floating solar farm (OFPV) in the Straits of Johor.
Apr 7, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, PPA, Facebook, Sunseap
REBA Provides Leading 10 US Large Power Buyers in 2020, Amazon No. 1.
REBA has actually released the listing of Top 10 United States big clean power purchasers for the year 2020 with Amazon at the top with procurements worth 3.163 GW.
Feb 12, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, clean energy, Amazon, Facebook, Google, McDonald's, Miranda Ballentine, Deal Tracker Top 10, Large Energy Buyers, REBA, Top 10 Large Energy Buyers
Chamath Palihapitiya's SPAC for Sunlight Financial is an additional sign of a renewables boom
Former Facebook staff member as well as present enfant terrible of high money Chamath Palihapitiya is making news again with a $1.3 billion twofer SPAC and PIPE deal into the solar power financing business, Sunlight Financial.
Jan 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, BlackRock, Facebook, Chamath Palihapitiya, SPAC, Sunlight Financial, Franklin Templeton, Alex Wilhelm
Dominion Energy Gets 150 MW Solar Project in Ohio from Invenergy
Dominion Energy revealed today that a person of its subsidiaries has actually obtained the 150-megawatt (AC) Hardin solar creating facility, which recently entered solution in Hardin County, Ohio, from Chicago-based Invenergy.
Jan 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, Dominion Energy, Invenergy, North America, Facebook, Ohio, International, Urvi Parekh, Ted Romaine, Diane Leopold
Two additional Georgia solar projects powering Facebook information center currently operational
Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), a consumer-owned utility with a track record for power development, and Silicon Ranch, one of the nation's largest independent power producers, revealed that two even more solar centers are now functional in Georgia to help sustain Facebook's operations in the state.
Jan 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Georgia, Europe, North America, Facebook, EMC, PV Power Plant, Urvi Parekh, solar projects, Reagan Farr, Walton Electric Membership Corporation, Ronnie Lee
Facebook indications 100MW PPA with Singapore's Sunseap for rooftop solar project
Facebook has actually signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Singaporean power company Sunseap Group to build and make use of solar panels on the rooftops of 1,200 public housing blocks and 49 government buildings.
Oct 6, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, PPA, Facebook, Urvi Parekh, Sunseap
Facebook reveals virtually 1 GW of brand-new power bargains
As Facebook races to meet its objective of coming to be 100% powered by renewables by the end of this year, it has made an additional substantial financial investment in tidy power by signing contracts for 806 MW of brand-new solar and wind capability, with projects in Ireland and also the US states of Utah, Ohio, Illinois, and also Tennessee.
Aug 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Facebook, solar projects