North America

Group shows fantastic promise of all-inorganic perovskite solar cells for improving solar cell performance
Hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites have actually currently demonstrated high photovoltaic or pv effectiveness of higher than 25%.
Oct 15, 2021 // Technology, USA, solar cells, perovskite, North America, University of California, solar efficiency, Santa Barbara, Xie Zhang
Solar module manufacturer SEG increases production in Cambodia to 500 MW
California-based SEG Solar Inc stated on Thursday that it has actually increased the annual manufacturing ability for its SEG 540W+ 182mm modules at its site in Cambodia to 500 MW and is getting ready to start manufacturing this month.
Oct 15, 2021 // Manufacturing News, California, USA, Asia, North America, Cambodia, SEG Solar, Jim Wood
Shell's Silicon Ranch acquires carbon offsets co Clearloop
Independent power manufacturer Silicon Ranch Corporation, the US solar platform of Royal Dutch Shell Plc (AMS: RDSA), introduced today it has taken control of Clearloop, a Nashville-based service that helps various other services take on solar power.
Oct 15, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, shell, Clearloop, Silicon Ranch Corporation
547-kW solar array mounted on Goodwill training facility in Virginia
RER Energy Group developed a rooftop solar array on the Roanoke Jobs Campus structure in Roanoke, Virginia for Goodwill Industries of the Valleys. The brand-new rooftop solar array is just one of numerous solar projects that RER Energy Group has actually established for Goodwill companies and also the first gotten by Standard Solar.
Oct 13, 2021 // Rooftop PV, USA, North America, Eric Partyka, RER Energy Group, Jackson Green
Building and construction begins on 44-MW portfolio of Maine community solar projects
ReVision Energy has actually begun construction in Maine on the first of 13 projects that were gotten by Top Ridge Energy (SRE). The community solar portfolio will certainly total 44 MW and also operate under the Maine Web Energy Billing program.
Oct 13, 2021 // Plants, USA, SRE, North America, ReVision Energy, Solar Project, summit ridge energy, Garren Bisschoff, Sam Lavallee
Solar energy changes historic Harvard Square atrium
Trinity Property Management Inc., working with Solar Design Associates, has actually effectively commissioned an unique transparent solar power installation over the glass atrium atop one of its premier properties in historical Harvard Square.
Oct 13, 2021 // Rooftop PV, USA, North America, Harvard Square atrium, John DiGiovanni
Chinese photovoltaic panel affiliate in California files bankruptcy, starts liquidating 400-MW plant
Sunergy California LLC, the firm manufacturing CSUN photovoltaic panels in a 400-MW manufacturing facility outside Sacramento, filed for bankruptcy earlier this year and is currently in the process of liquidating its properties.
Oct 13, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, bankruptcy, Chine, CSUN
Lightsource bp's 300-MW solar project powers virtually entire Colorado steel mill
Lightsource bp and also Xcel Energy finished the 300-MW Bighorn Solar project in Pueblo, Colorado. The solar project will certainly sustain greater than 1,000 jobs at EVRAZ's Pueblo steel mill as well as power nearly the entire operation.
Oct 13, 2021 // Plants, USA, Lightsource BP, North America, Kevin Smith, Solar Project
Urban Grid shuts USD 275m in the red re-finance for solar, storage
United States utility-scale renewables designer Urban Grid revealed today it has safeguarded USD 275 million (EUR 238m) of flexible capital after expanding and also extending its existing collaboration with exclusive debt manager Crayhill Capital Management.
Oct 12, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, urban grid, Frank DePew
Ameresco to install 5-MW solar, 11.6-MWh storage space project for united state Coast Guard
Ameresco has been contracted by the united state Coast Guard to set up a solar + storage space system at the Coast Guard's biggest west coast training facility, Training Center (TRACEN) Petaluma. This will be the first battery project for the Coast Guard and the biggest solar project for the Dept. of Homeland Security.
Oct 12, 2021 // Plants, USA, North America, ameresco, Storage Project, TRACEN Petaluma, Steven Ramassini, Nicole Bulgarino
Pattern Energy completes 83-MW Texas solar installation
Pattern Energy Group introduced it has actually effectively completed construction and started operations at its 83-MWAC Phoenix Solar Project situated in Fannin County, Texas.
Oct 12, 2021 // Plants, USA, North America, Mike Garland, Pattern Energy Group, Aaron Binkley
SUSI Partners wraps up storage spree
Investor's fund most just recently acquired 190MW of assets in Scotland and also England and also a 50MW battery in NI
Oct 12, 2021 // Storage, USA, Canada, Europe, North America, Northern Ireland, England, SCOTLAND, SUSI Partners, SESF
Clenera indicators 150MW Michigan PV power play
Building and construction of the Gemstone solar project in Cass County is expected to start in springtime of 2023
Oct 12, 2021 // Plants, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Clenera
Ford Provides Michigan a 'Wake-Up Call' With Out-of-State EV Expansion
The carmaker's $11.4 billion prepared investment in electric vehicle and also battery plants in Tennessee and Kentucky is forcing neighborhood authorities to examine just how the state will certainly complete.
Oct 11, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, USA, North America, EV, Henry Ford, Jim Farley
McCarthy completes construction on 200-MW Arizona solar project set to power Microsoft data center
McCarthy Building Companies' Renewable Energy and Storage Group recently finished building and last appointing of the 200-MWdc Sun Streams 2 solar project in Maricopa County, Arizona.
Oct 11, 2021 // Plants, USA, Microsoft, North America, McCarthy, Scott Canada