New Jersey

NJ Clean Energy Equity Act passes us senate, low-income neighborhoods established for solar advantage
New Jersey's State Senate has passed the Clean Energy Equity Act, a Bill which can bring thousands of megawatts of solar to low-income families in the state.
Nov 17, 2020 // Policy, USA, New Jersey, North America, Clean Energy Equity Act, David Gahl
NJR Clean Energy Ventures completes 1.5-MW solar project on New Jersey landfill
NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), the tidy energy subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, finished a 1.5-MW ground-mounted solar project at the former municipal land fill in Hopatcong, New Jersey. Including nearly 4,000 solar panels, the fixed-tilt range is expected to give sufficient tidy energy to power 230 residences each year.
Oct 16, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, New Jersey, North America, Solar Project, NJR Clean Energy Ventures, Steve Westhoven, Michael Francis
New Jersey Solar Successor Program need to adopt hybrid motivation strategy, report concludes
New Jersey ought to relocate to a hybrid solar incentive design to much better web link project support and consumer benefits, a report has actually ended.
Aug 12, 2020 // Market Research, USA, New Jersey, North America, policy, NJBPU, Joseph L. Fiordaliso, regulaiton
CS Energy Finishes Building of Largest Solar Plant in New Jersey
CS Energy has actually revealed that it has actually effectively finished the building and construction deal with the biggest solar plant in New Jersey.
May 19, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, New Jersey, North America, PV Power Plant, International, CS Energy, US Navy
Solar industry asks Governor Phil Murphy to sign flexible clean energy spending caps legislation
The New Jersey General Assembly and Senate passed legislation that clarifies the Board of Public Utilities’ (BPU) authority under the Clean Energy Act. The identical bills authorize the BPU to rollover unused funding to the following year when calculating the cost caps. This measure would ease current constraints found under the program’s year-to-year cost caps.
Jan 14, 2020 // Policy, USA, SEIA, New Jersey, North America, Phil Murphy
Nexamp to Develop 3 Community Solar Projects in New Jersey
Nexamp has been selected to build three new projects totaling more than 11 MW in New Jersey as part of that state’s Community Solar Energy Pilot Program.
Jan 8, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, New Jersey, North America, International, Nexamp, Community Solar, Zaid Ashai
New Jersey approves 45 community solar projects
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) approved 45 applications that will participate in the first year of its Community Solar Energy Pilot Program. In total, 100% of the approved renewable energy projects will serve low- to moderate-income (LMI) households within the state.
Jan 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, New Jersey, North America, NJBPU, Phil Murphy, Joseph L. Fiordaliso
PSE&G brings 15.2-MW brownfield solar project online in New Jersey
PSE&G has put its biggest solar farm to-date in-service on a brownfield site in Pennsauken, New Jersey. The 15.2-MW Pennsauken Solar Farm is a part of PSE&G's Solar 4 All program.
Dec 13, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, New Jersey, North America, PSE&G
KDC Solar completes 4 MW of solar carports for New Jersey hospital
KDC Solar has completed a 4-MW solar carport project for CentraState, a healthcare provider in Freehold Township, New Jersey. Combined with a previously completed ground-mount array, CentraState can now generate 61% of its energy consumption via on-site solar.
Oct 29, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, KDC Solar, New Jersey, North America, CentraState, Thomas W. Scott, Alan Epstein
Second discrimination lawsuit filed against Northeast solar installer
Law firm Wigdor LLP has brought another class-action lawsuit against New Jersey-based solar installer Momentum Solar. A former employee in the company’s call center, who is black, has alleged that management frequently referred to him by racial slurs, and was shortly terminated after filing a complaint.
Oct 26, 2019 // Solar, USA, New Jersey, North America, Wigdor LLP, Momentum Solar
Iron Mountain to install 7.2-MW solar system at New Jersey data center
Information management company Iron Mountain announced it has closed on its largest on-site solar PPA contract to date. The 7.2-MW solar installation at Iron Mountain’s data center in Edison, New Jersey, will provide approximately 15% of the data center’s current energy load.
Oct 22, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, USA, New Jersey, North America, Iron Mountain, Kevin Hagen, Drew Torbin
New Jersey is home to the country’s largest floating solar array
Ciel & Terre USA, floating solar power systems providers, in conjunction with Solar Renewable Energy and RETTEW are pleased to announce the completion of its Hydrelio floating solar solution for a 4.4.-MW floating array on the town of Sayreville, New Jersey’s pre-treatment water storage pond. This represents the largest floating solar array installed in North America to date.
Oct 21, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, USA, New Jersey, floating PV, North America, Ciel & Terre USA, Solar Renewable Energy, RETTEW, Dan Frankel, Jason Wert, Chris Bartle
174 Power Global acquires OnForce Solar
174 Power Global has acquired OnForce Solar, a New York-based commercial solar development firm and community solar business. With this acquisition, 174 Power will boost its profile in both the retail energy sector and C&I project development market.
Sep 23, 2019 // Markets & Finance News, USA, New York, New Jersey, North America, 174 power global, onforce solar, Henry Yun, Charles Feit
New Jersey Resources to issue US$150m green bond for 50MW of solar
Energy provider New Jersey Resources (NJR) is selling US$150 million of green bonds to finance six commercial solar plants with a combined capacity of 50MW.
Aug 6, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, New Jersey, solar pv, ssfusa, green financing, new jersey resources, financial results, clean energy ventures, North America
Northeastern States Primed to Be the Next Major Energy Storage Market
Where the challenge was once a lack of profitable storage opportunities in the Northeast, now the trick is keeping up. Here’s GTM’s handy guide.
Jul 24, 2019 // Storage, USA, New York, Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables, Sunrun, Northeastern states, PJM, York ISO, ISO New England, GTM, Massachusetts, Andrew Cuomo, SMART, Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target, Engie Storage CEO, Chris Tilley, Clean Peak Standard, New Hampshire, Tesla Powerwalls, Westmoreland, BYOD, New Jersey, VDER, NYISO, Vermont, North America