North America

US Solar Factory Boom Stalls Amid Import Influx
President Biden's push for US solar manufacturing faces challenges as projects are delayed or canceled due to high costs and cheap imports. Manufacturers call for tariffs to level the playing field.
May 13, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, biden
Tigo Unveils TS4-X Line for High-Powered Solar Panels
Elevate your solar system with Tigo Energy's TS4-X line, offering advanced monitoring and rapid shutdown capabilities for high-powered panels up to 800 W.
May 9, 2024 // Manufacturing News, USA, PV module, North America, Tigo
Vesper Energy's Deer Creek Solar Project Sold to Fortune 500
Vesper Energy's Deer Creek project in Tulare County, CA, with 50 MW solar and storage capacity, sold to Fortune 500 energy company. Delays expected, but more projects in the pipeline.
May 9, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, USA, North America, vesper energy
Cypress Creek's Zier Project Powers Up Texas Solar Farm
Cypress Creek Renewables' Zier project in Brackettville, Texas, combines a 208-MW solar farm with 80 MWh of battery storage, providing relief to ERCOT during peak demand.
May 7, 2024 // Plants, Storage, USA, North America, PV Power Plant, Cypress
Captona Partners with UBS in Texas BESS Portfolio
Captona and UBS Asset Management team up for a groundbreaking 728-MW Texas battery energy storage system portfolio, revolutionizing the energy industry with innovative investment strategies.
May 3, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Captona Partners
Alternus Expands US Solar Portfolio with 80MW Acquisition
Alternus Clean Energy Inc to acquire 80-MWp solar portfolio in US, expanding operational projects and aiming for 3 GW capacity in five years.
May 3, 2024 // Plants, USA, North America, Alternus Clean Energy Inc
Boviet Solar's $294M Investment in NC Solar Factory
Boviet Solar's Project Gen brings 2-GW solar panel facility to North Carolina, creating 900 jobs and boosting solar energy production in the U.S.
Apr 29, 2024 // Manufacturing News, USA, North America, Boviet Solar
Green Giant Zambia: SkyPower's 1GW Solar Game-Changer
SkyPower Global and ZESCO join forces to boost Zambia's renewable energy capacity, driving sustainable growth and economic development in Africa.
Apr 26, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Canada, Africa, zambia, North America, SkyPower Global, Zambia Electricity
Arizona Solar Giant: Longroad Sun Streams Complex Unveiled
Longroad's Sun Streams Complex in Arizona brings clean energy, jobs, and benefits to communities. A $2bn investment for a brighter, greener future.
Apr 26, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Arizona, North America, PV Power Plant, Longroad
EDPR Unveils 74-MW Solar Farm in North Carolina
EDP Renewables shines bright in North Carolina with the inauguration of the 74-MW Misenheimer solar farm, their first project in the state. Expanding their footprint and commitment to renewable energy.
Apr 26, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North Carolina, North America, PV Power Plant, EDPR
US Solar Makers Seek Tariffs on Asian Imports
US solar manufacturers push for tariffs on Southeast Asian imports, citing unfair competition. Potential tariffs up to 271.5% could impact project costs and industry growth.
Apr 25, 2024 // Tariffs, USA, North America
Revolutionizing EVs: Battery Recycling Redefines Environmental Impact
Advances in battery recycling are revolutionizing the environmental impact of electric vehicles, with companies like Redwood Materials leading the way in sustainability and efficiency.
Apr 25, 2024 // Storage, Transport, USA, recycling, North America, electric vehicles, Redwood Materials
Hecate's 150-MW Solar Project: Powering Virginia's Future
Chicago-based Hecate Energy to build 150-MW solar park in Virginia, bringing jobs and clean energy to the region. A major win for renewables!
Apr 24, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Virginia, North America, hecate, PV Power Plant
TotalEnergies' Solar Carport & BESS at JFK Airport
TotalEnergies shines bright at JFK Airport with a 12-MW solar carport and 7.5-MW battery storage system, benefiting both travelers and nearby communities.
Apr 24, 2024 // Plants, Storage, USA, North America, jfk airport, TotalEnergies
Firefighter Solar Safety Training at Fronius USA HQ
Fronius USA leads the way in solar safety education, providing essential training to local firefighters on handling solar power equipment with precision and care.
Apr 23, 2024 // Inverters, USA, Fronius, North America