North America

BYD gives 75-MW energy storage space system to Mustang solar project
BYD "Build Your Dreams" announced it will partner with Canadian Solar to offer innovative battery technology for the 100-MWAC Mustang solar plant in Kings County, California.
Nov 26, 2020 // Storage, USA, North America, BYD, Solar Project, Stella Li
EDPR picks up 74MW US solar project
System in North Carolina because of launch in 2022
Nov 25, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, EDPR, Solar Project
Invenergy and also AT&T signed PPA for 500 MW
AT&T Inc. announced to buy the power from 500 MW from Invenergy's new "Samson Solar Energy Center in Texas".
Nov 25, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, Invenergy, North America, at&t
Vesper Energy to fast-track growth people solar pipe after shutting Macquarie financing
US renewables owner Vesper Energy is set to accelerate the growth of its solar and also storage pipe in North America after shutting a letter of credit facility for approximately US$ 100 million.
Nov 25, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, North America, Macquarie Group, Craig Carson, magnetar capital, vesper energy, credit facilit
US Solar Fund energises Utah solar project, completing fund's build-out program
London-based United States Solar Fund has actually commemorated the conclusion of its solar build-out program by completing its 128MWdc Milford Plant project in Utah.
Nov 24, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, us solar fund, PV Power Plant, Gill Nott
Cubico acquires 270MW US portfolio from RES
Renewables financier Cubico Sustainable Investments has finished the acquisition of 2 solar projects from designer RES, completing 270MW of generation capability.
Nov 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, cubico, res, Lance Jordan
Vesper Energy Protects Letter of Credit Center for as much as $100 Million
New Financing Will Fast-Track the Development of Its 3 GW Solar, 2.5 GWh Energy Storage North American Project Pipeline
Nov 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, North America, Macquarie Group, Craig Carson, vesper energy
Researchers understand framework of promising battery materials
A class of products called steel natural structures, or MOFs, has actually drawn in considerable interest over the last several years for a variety of possible energy-related applications - specifically since researchers found that these typically protecting products might likewise be made electrically conductive.
Nov 24, 2020 // Technology, Storage, USA, Sweden, China, Europe, Asia, MIT, North America, fuel cells, Mircea Dinca, metal organic frameworks
EnergyLink3 and C4V develop cobalt-free lithium battery for use on agricultural solar projects
Energylink3 has developed a less toxic lithium battery storage space system for use in farming and also eco sensitive areas to store power from farm-based as well as rural solar arrays. EnergyLink3 batteries will be made in New York at a previous IBM university by C4V as well as iM3, which has been sustained by a $13.25 million financial investment by Governor Cuomo's administration, making it the globe's seventh Gigafactory.
Nov 24, 2020 // Storage, USA, North America, cobalt-free lithium battery, Energylink3, Sumanth Chepuri
Broad Reach Power gets 100-MWh Cascade Energy Storage project from Enel subsidiary
Broad Reach Power, an independent power manufacturer based in Houston that has a 5-GW portfolio of utility-scale solar and also energy storage power projects, introduced it has acquired the 25-MW/100-MWh front-of-the-meter Cascade Energy Storage project located beyond Stockton, California from a subsidiary of Enel.
Nov 24, 2020 // Storage, USA, North America, Broad Reach Power, Cascade Energy Storage, Justin Amirault, Steve Vavrik
Dominion Energy Virginia indications 75-MW solar PPA with Savion
Savion introduced Dominion Energy Virginia signed a PPA to receive 75 MW of renewable solar power with the Wythe County Solar Project, located in Wythe County in Southwest Virginia. The power purchase arrangement undergoes approval from the Virginia State Corporation Commission as part of a current Dominion Energy declaring.
Nov 24, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, Virginia, Dominion Energy, North America, Savion, Diana Scholtes, Emil Avram
Hawaiian Electric recommends solar projects on Molokai and also Lanai
Hawaiian Electric has actually suggested 2 solar projects-- one on Molokai and also the various other on Lanai-- in feedback to its own program to increase adoption of renewable energy in Hawaii.
Nov 23, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Hawaii, North America, solar projects, hawaiian electric
Kent State University in Ohio starts adding solar projects to all six local universities
Ohio's Kent State University is in the procedure of adding solar projects to all 6 of its local universities by springtime 2021. Melink Solar is setting up panels at the Geauga Campus in Burton, Ohio, while TEN-NINE Energy is the creating the project. The ground-mounted solar photovoltaic or pv panels will certainly offer 322 kW of solar energy yearly, offering 67% of the university' energy usage.
Nov 23, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, solar projects, Melink Solar, Bob Misbrener
Boralex indications $283M offer for managing rate of interests in seven U.S. solar power plants
Boralex Inc. has signed a bargain to buy regulating passions in seven solar energy plants in the United States from Centaurus Renewable Energy LLC and also various other capitalists for $283 million.
Nov 23, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, solar power plants, Boralex, Patrick Lemaire
These solar panels don't require the sunlight to create energy
Over cast days position an actual trouble for solar panels. Yet a brand-new advancement can transform UV light to energy-- even if the sunlight isn't beaming.
Nov 23, 2020 // Technology, USA, solar panel, North America, AuREUS, Carvey Ehren Maigue, James Dyson, Tom Crawford