Oriden, URE to construct 11-MW solar project for Blue Ridge Energy in North Carolina
Blue Ridge Energy, a member-owned electric cooperative offering northwest North Carolina, has picked Oriden to establish a 11-MW solar project as part of its Brighter Future campaign. The co-op is targeting to accomplish net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. On top of that, United Renewable Energy will certainly EPC the project.
Apr 6, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North Carolina, North America, URE, Oriden, Blue Ridge Energy, Doug Johnson, Michael Berlin
CIT Leads $69 Million Financing for Solar Portfolio
CIT Group Inc. has actually revealed that its Power as well as Energy organization led a $69 million funding for a portfolio of solar centers owned and also operated by Strata Solar LLC, a leading incorporated solar and also storage space power company based in North Carolina.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North Carolina, Solar Energy, North America, CIT Group, Mike Lorusso, Strata Solar, Jimmy Chuang, storage energy
US ROUND-UP: DTE Energy suggests 420MW of solar in Michigan, Duke releases most current IRP
A round-up of the most up to date news from the United States, where DTE Energy intends a significant solar development, Duke releases most current IRP as well as EDP Renováveis divests a bulk risk in 563MW of renewable projects.
Sep 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, North Carolina, Texas, EDP, Duke Energy, Cypress Creek Renewables, EDP Renewables, Michigan, North America, South Carolina, sol systems, irp, us utility, dte energy, cc&l infrastructure, helios infrastructure,
Sol Systems-backed JV finishes purchase of 20 North Carolina solar projects
A joint venture in between Sol Systems as well as economic solutions strong Nationwide has actually completed the purchase of 148MW of US solar properties from Cypress Creek Renewables.
Aug 26, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, North Carolina, utility-scale PV, Cypress Creek Renewables, North America, sol systems, nationwide, helios infrastructure, Jessica Robbins
Duke Energy eyes a lot more solar financial investments in Florida and also the Carolinas
Duke Energy is considering additional financial investments in solar projects in Florida and the Carolinas as it reels from a US$ 1.6 billion expense related to the termination of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP).
Aug 11, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, North Carolina, Duke Energy, Florida, North America, South Carolina, irp, Lynn Good, evergy, Jeff Rosenbaum, Terry Bassham
CIT Leads Financing for 108 MW Solar Project in North Carolina
The CIT Group's Power and Energy system acted as lead arranger on a USD 126 million financing for the 108 MW Trent River Solar project in North Carolina.
Jul 20, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North Carolina, North America, International, CIT, Solar Project, Ben Catt
Duke Energy sets up 35-MW solar PPA for Charlotte, North Carolina
Charlotte, North Carolina is the initial district to carry out an eco-friendly power contract under utility Duke Energy's Green Source Advantage (GSA) program, more increasing solar power in the state.
May 14, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North Carolina, PPA, Duke Energy, Stephen De May, North America, Mayor Vi Lyles
New solar cell invention could lead to cheap solar power
North Carolina researchers have developed a brand new perovskite solar cell method.
Dec 13, 2019 // Technology, USA, North Carolina, solar cell, perovskite, North America, Jinsong Huang
Solar energy without panels on your house: Fayetteville launches community solar
Residents who get their electricity from Fayetteville Public Works will be able to benefit from solar energy without having to put panels on their homes.
Oct 24, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Residential, Rooftop PV, USA, North Carolina, Duke Energy, North America, Fayetteville Public Works, Matt Deal, Carolyn Justice-Hinson, Lindsey Listrom, Kimberly Conley
Horne Brothers Construction completes 1-MW community solar project in North Carolina
Horne Brothers Construction (HBC) has completed the civil and mechanical construction on a 1-MW community solar project in North Carolina for municipal utility Fayetteville Public Works Commission (PWC). Other local partners on the project include the NC State Clean Energy Technology Center, Dewberry and Directional Services.
Oct 23, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North Carolina, North America, Horne Brothers Construction, David Trego, PWC
Helios completes 48.4MW PV portfolio in North Carolina
The Helios Infrastructure fund, a JV between Sol Systems and Nationwide, has completed the financing and construction of its first PV portfolio.
Sep 24, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North Carolina, North America, sol systems, nationwide, helios, Jessie Robbins
Fifth Third Bancorp, SunEnergy1 open 120MW PV project in North Carolina
Fifth Third Bancorp and SunEnergy1 have opened the 120MWdc/80MWac Aulander Holloman Solar Facility in Hertford County, North Carolina. The facility, developed by SunEnergy1, is expected to generate clean power that is more than or equal to the total that Fifth Third uses in a year, which is enough to cut out 143,000 metric tons of greenhouse gases and power 25,000 households.
Sep 1, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North Carolina, North America, Fifth Third Bancorp, SunEnergy1, Greg D. Carmichael, Amy Davidsen
North Carolina energy plan looks to clear remaining regulatory hurdles for solar
Existing solar power policies in North Carolina will go under review as part of the state’s draft Clean Energy Plan. Published last week, it includes the retirement of 4GW of coal and the proposal of measures to drive renewable energy more broadly as well as boosting EV adoption in the US state.
Aug 21, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, USA, North Carolina, solar pv, ssfusa, Duke Energy, Clean Energy Plan, boosting EV, Stephen De May, North America
Duke Drops Largest Solar Project in North Carolina Procurement — Its Own
The cancellation of an 80-megawatt project with no financial penalty raises questions about a monopoly utility competing against private developers.
Aug 6, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North Carolina, Duke Energy, Randy Wheeless, Chris Carmody, Accion Group, Cypress Creek Renewables, utilities, North America
German fund partners with ReNew Petra to develop annual 100MW of US solar
German clean energy fund Hep Kapitalverwaltung AG has entered the US distributed solar market with an investment in regional developer ReNew Petra.
Jul 18, 2019 // Large-Scale, USA, German, Hep Kapitalverwaltung AG, ReNew Petra, North Carolina, Christian Hamann, Zorya Energy Advisors, North America