North America

SunPower to mount solar parks at 2 closed landfills in Baltimore
United States solar panel maker SunPower Corp (NASDAQ: SPWR) on Wednesday announced a project with Baltimore county in Maryland to install greater than 30 MW of solar arrays at 2 shut garbage dumps.
Apr 22, 2021 // Plants, USA, SunPower, North America, Solar Park
Nautilus Solar shuts financing for 75-MW United States project portfolio
Nautilus Solar Energy LLC today introduced it has closed tax obligation equity financing in the amount of USD 110 million (EUR 91m) for a solar portfolio with a capacity of about 75 MW in direct present (DC).
Apr 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Nautilus Solar
Texas overtaking California's utility-scale solar capacity
One-third of utility-scale solar set to come online in the US in the next two years will certainly be in Texas, as it narrows the space on leading state California, according to new numbers from the nation's Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Apr 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, Texas, North America, Market research, EIA, deployment statistics, energy information administration
Hershey indicators 2 US solar PPAs
Deals will certainly offer snacks supplier 70MW of renewable capability
Apr 21, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, PPA, North America, BayWa, Hershey Company, Jeff King, Edison Energy, Nathan Franzen
New conductive polymer ink opens up for next-generation printed electronic devices
Scientists at Linköping University, Sweden, have created a stable high-conductivity polymer ink. The advance paves the way for ingenious printed electronics with high energy performance. The results have been published in Nature Communications.
Apr 21, 2021 // Technology, USA, Sweden, South Korea, Europe, Asia, North America, Linköping University, Simone Fabiano, Chi-Yuan Yang
Oklahoma Gas and also Electric to broaden Choctaw Nation solar project by 5 MW
Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OG&E) revealed that it will certainly broaden its Choctaw Nation/OG & E Solar Energy Center in Durant, Oklahoma, by an added 5 MW, bringing the total solar capability to 10 MW. OG&E will certainly construct, own and also run the added 5-MW development, which is expected ahead online by the end of 2021.
Apr 21, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Solar Project, Oklahoma Gas and Electric, OG&E, Sean Trauschke
Pivot Energy now establishing 94 MW of community solar projects in New York
Pivot Energy, a nationwide commercial as well as area solar provider revealed it is currently using detailed community as well as business solar services throughout New york city's thriving solar power market.
Apr 21, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, pivot energy, solar projects, Tom Hunt
Lightsource BP inks 375MW PV offtake with Amazon
Birch solar project is expected to create nearly 600,00 MWh every year once functional
Apr 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Amazon, Lightsource BP, North America, Emilie Wangerman
CleanCapital protects US$ 300 million funding to grow dispersed solar portfolio
Small-scale solar professional CleanCapital has actually protected a US$ 300 million financial investment from Manulife Financial investment Management to aid grow its asset portfolio.
Apr 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, California, USA, CleanCapital, BlackRock, New Jersey, North America, solar investment, massachusetts solar, small scale solar, distributed generation, commercial and industrial, javelin capital, Jason Segal
Americas to 'lead worldwide storage by 2025'
US will be accountable for the most development and also will certainly be complied with by China and afterwards Japan, says Wood Mackenzie
Apr 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Japan, Wood Mackenzie, China, Asia, North America, Dan Finn-Foley
Tracker manufacturer FTC Solar's IPO can fetch up to USD 424m
United States solar radar manufacturer FTC Solar has launched the roadshow for its initial public offering (IPO) on Nasdaq, putting 18.42 numerous common shares in a bargain that can bring it approximately USD 423.7 million (EUR 351.3 m).
Apr 20, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, IPO, tracker, North America, ftc solar, nasdaq
Amazon purchases 9 renewables projects, consisting of company's very first solar-storage center
Amazon has actually announced prepare for nine new utility-scale solar and wind projects in the United States, Canada, Spain, Sweden as well as the UK, placing it on track to powering all its tasks with renewables by 2025.
Apr 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, Canada, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, Amazon, Europe, solar-plus-storage, investment, North America, Abigail Ross Hopper, corporate solar, Ohio, corporate commitments, The Climate Pledge
US Interior assistant revokes Trump-era energy plans to assist renewables shift
The United States Department of the Interior (DOI) has actually developed a new Climate Task Force to increase the adoption of renewable energy generation throughout the nation and also withdrawed numerous Trump management policies advertising fossil fuels on public land.
Apr 19, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, Trump administration, North America, doi, department of energy, president biden, biden administration, federal energy regulatory commission, department of interior, federal policy, us renewables
Illinois wastewater center turns on 2.6-MW solar farm
Fox Metro Water Reclamation District stated on Thursday that a 2.6-MW solar farm situated at the site of its wastewater therapy plant in Montgomery, Illinois, is now totally functional.
Apr 19, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, solar farm
Capstone takes in the Alberta sunlight
The 132MW Claresholm solar farm is offering power to TC Energy and also the Canadian district's wholesale power pool
Apr 19, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Canada, North America, obton, Capstone Infrastructure Corporation, solar farm, Mikkel Berthelsen, Corey Hessen