North America

Union-built 310-MW solar + storage space project comes online in California
Intersect Power started the commercial procedure of its Athos III solar project in Riverside County, California, on December 22, 2022. The Athos III solar project was built by union labor, with American-made solar panels, batteries and steel heaps, as well as it is anticipated to satisfy the domestic content and also dominating wage requirements for tax credit motivations in the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA).
Jan 12, 2023 // Plants, USA, North America, Intersect Power, Sheldon Kimber
South Korea's Qcells to Construct $2.5 Bn Solar Factory in United States; More Than Doubles Production
The new facility will certainly manufacture 3.3 gigawatts of solar ingots, wafers, cells, and also ended up panels. The factory will certainly be in Georgia that will certainly create 2,500 new jobs in the United States state.
Jan 12, 2023 // Manufacturing News, USA, SEIA, Georgia, solar cells, Europe, solar modules, North America, solar module, Qcells, 300 Nexus Drive, Brian P. Kemp, Western Hemisphere solar factory, Whitfield County
National Grid Renewables structure South Dakota's biggest solar project
National Grid Renewables started on-site construction at its Wild Springs Solar Project in Pennington County, South Dakota. Wild Springs, the largest solar power project in South Dakota to date, is a 128-MWAC solar project located in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) with a 114-MW power purchase agreement (PPA) with Basin Electric Power Cooperative.
Jan 11, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Solar Project, National Grid Renewables
BP starts building of 107MW Ohio PV plant
McCarthy Building Companies' renewable energy and storage group is the major contractor on the project
Jan 11, 2023 // Plants, USA, Lightsource BP, North America, PV Power Plant, Dave Lawler
United States PV project safeguards financing
Seminole Financial Services and Blackstone Credit have actually supplied a $104m debt center for the 55MW plant
Jan 11, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Solar Project, Revity Energy, Chris Diaz
US based Enfinity Global Acquires 400 MW of Operating Solar Projects
In September 2022, it signed a deal with Capital Dynamics to acquire a diversified acquired portfolio, consisting of 28 operational solar PV power plants. Funds handled by AB CarVal, a global financial investment supervisor, as well as Nomura, a financial institution, functioned as co-financing partners to Enfinity Global.
Jan 11, 2023 // Plants, Capital Dynamics, USA, pv power plants, North America, nomura, Enfinity Global, Carlos Domenech, Ricardo Diaz, AB CarVal
New York awards siting permits to 309 MW of solar projects
New York governor Kathy Hochul on Monday revealed that state regulators have issued siting permits to 3 solar projects that will collectively include 309 MW of power generation capacity to the US state.
Jan 10, 2023 // Plants, USA, New York, North America, EDF Renewables, Solar Project
Dominican Republic greenlights 25-MW solar project
The nationwide energy commission (CNE) of the Dominican Republic has actually granted a definitive concession for the 25-MW/32.6- MWp Canoa II solar park project to be become aware in the province of Barahona.
Jan 9, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Dominican Republic, North America, Solar Project
Iran Aims To Get International Solar Alliance Membership
Currently, the share of renewables in Iran's power generation is only a little over 1.1%. According to the Ministry of Energy, solar power plants have an annual production of 455.28 megawatts as well as a share of a little over 50 percent of renewable power. Wind power plants, on the other hand, have a share of 34.31%.
Jan 9, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Asia, North America, Iran, wind power plants, solar power plants, Renewable Electricity, Antigua and Barbuda, Solar Farms, international solar alliance, installed capacity, Sixth Development Plan
BLM to solicit discuss 600-MW solar project in Arizona
The United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will certainly hold 2 public meetings this month to collect feedback for the 600-MW Jove solar project proposed to be mounted on public lands in Arizona.
Jan 6, 2023 // Plants, USA, Arizona, North America, Solar Project, BLM
Solar United Neighbors launches team purchase program for Minnesota's biggest electric co-op
Nonprofit Solar United Neighbors (SUN) introduced a version of the organization's preferred team acquire program that equips individuals to save money on solar for their home, small company or ranch. The program includes personalizations to benefit members of the Midwest's biggest electric cooperative, Connexus Energy, and is additionally open to individuals offered by other North Metro electric utilities.
Jan 6, 2023 // Software, USA, North America, Solar United Neighbors, Karl R. Rabago
Hannon Armstrong (HASI) Invests 1.3 GW Renewables of AES Corp in U.S.A.
HASI will make a common equity investment in a concerning 1.3 GW portfolio of operating solar as well as wind projects situated in 6 states of the US. The general public company is also funding land had by AES for a solar project as well as a standalone battery energy storage system in California.
Jan 5, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, California, USA, North America, hannon armstrong sustainable infrastructure capital, Wind Energy, AES Corporation, Leo Moreno, HASI, Manny Haile-Mariam, Moreno, Susan Nickey
Solar Alliance completes first solar projects in New York
Solar Alliance Energy, a commercial and utility solar contractor, has actually completed the building as well as got to operations on its very first two solar projects in New york city.
Jan 4, 2023 // Plants, USA, New York, North America, Solar Project, Solar Alliance
US investor acquires stake in 1.3 GW AES portfolio
Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital has acquired a 49% interest in the wind, solar assets
Jan 4, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, AES, Leo Moreno
US firm secures Midwest solar EPC jobs
Primoris Services Corporation has actually been granted US$ 290m of contracts for several PV contracts
Jan 4, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Primoris Services Corporation, Tom McCormick