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Taiwan Delivers Eco-Power to NJ Liberty State Park

July 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 8, 2016—The Green Trade Project Office (GTPO), Taiwan's leader in the promotion and integration of green products and services, is proud to announce that "Skynergy", a self-developed, stand-alone photovoltaic power container, will be…

Award-Winning SmartFlower Solar System Launches in U.S.

July 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

Austrian all-in-one solar system, SmartFlower, will make its North American debut at Intersolar, San Francisco, 12-14 July 2016. Around 27,000 solar specialists…

DNV GL to Validate Edge-of Network Management of Solar, Energy Storage in Hawaii’s $2.4 Million DOE Project

June 2, 2016 - in Energy, Renewables

OAKLAND, Mass. (June 2, 2016) - DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification, will serve as accreditor of performance…

Parsons’ Solar Projects Help Eastern Municipal Water District Stabilize Ratepayer Costs

May 16, 2016 - in Projects, Renewables

PASADENA, Calif., May 12, 2016—Parsons is pleased to announce that its portfolio of solar projects for California’s Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) were completed on schedule and dedicated on May 11, 2016. Parsons provided engineering services…

Siemens Receives a Major Wind Turbine Order from ScottishPower

April 29, 2016 - in Energy, Renewables

Siemens has received a major order for its offshore wind power business: the company is to supply, install and commission 102 wind turbines, each with a capacity of seven megawatts and a rotor diameter of 154 meters, for the East Anglia ONE project. The customer…

Santa Monica Requires Rooftop Solar on All New Residential and Commercial Construction

April 28, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy, Planning, Renewables

April 28, 2016 (SANTA MONICA, CA) The Santa Monica City Council voted on Tuesday to approve an ordinance requiring rooftop solar systems for all new construction in the City of Santa Monica—both residential and commercial.  The ordinance goes into effect…

Duke Energy Accelerates Renewable Energy Growth Goal by 33%

April 28, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy, Planning, Renewables

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 28, 2016—Continuing its dramatic growth in renewable energy, Duke Energy has raised its 2020 renewable energy goal by 33 percent. The company expects to own or purchase 8,000 megawatts of wind, solar and biomass capacity by 2020 –…

SolSmart Program Offers Technical Assistance to Cities and Counties

April 27, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy, Planning, Renewables

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and The Solar Foundation (TSF) today announced the launch of the SolSmart designation program. SolSmart will recognize leading solar cities and counties as well as empower new…

Ecoplexus Inc. Commissions 54 MW of Additional Solar Assets in the U.S.

April 25, 2016 - in Construction, Energy, Renewables

SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2016—Ecoplexus Inc., a leading developer of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, today announced that it has commissioned six solar PV projects, totaling 54 megawatts (MW) in North Carolina.  The six projects, reaching $79 million in…

Tri Global Energy Dominates U.S. Wind Project Construction

April 14, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

DALLAS, April 13, 2016—Dallas-based renewable energy company, Tri Global Energy, continued to lead the U.S. with nearly 2,100 megawatts of wind energy projects under construction, according to the American Wind Energy Association's Annual Market Report for…