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Community Solar

NJ landfill repurposed as community solar garden

This week solar developer Navisun announced that it has acquired the 4.5-megawatt Linden Hawk Rise Solar Project, a community solar project under construction in Linden, New Jersey.  The solar project is located on the...
Colorful Colorado

Four new community solar gardens totaling 8 MW of capacity break ground in Colorado

UX Solar, a joint-venture partnership between Excelsior Energy Capital and Unico Solar Investors LLC, along with Namasté Solar, announced the groundbreaking on four new community solar gardens in the Denver metro area, totaling 8...

Gibraltar acquires solar racking company TerraSmart for $220 million

Gibraltar Industries yesterday announced the further expansion of its solar energy portfolio through the acquisitions of TerraSmart and Sunfig. TerraSmart, a provider of screw-based, ground-mount solar racking technology, particularly used for solar projects installed on challenging terrain,...

Sea Oak and Signal energize 7 MWs of community solar projects in Massachusetts

Sea Oak Capital, LLC and EPC contractor Signal Energy announced that they have completed the construction of two solar arrays in Massachusetts totaling 7 MWs of capacity. These are the first two projects in...

Six community solar projects start construction in Illinois

Today, Clearway Energy Group announced that construction is now underway on six of its Illinois community solar projects, totaling 18-MW of capacity. The projects are part of an 18-project, 54-MW portfolio sold to Clearway in 2019...

Esdec acquires rooftop solar mounting company PanelClaw for undisclosed sum

Global rooftop solar mounting solutions provider Esdec announced today that it has acquired PanelClaw, a supplier of solar mounting systems for commercial roofs in the U.S. With the acquisition, Esdec expands its customer base and portfolio of...

In Illinois energy bill negotiations, equity is taking center stage

All three major coalitions pushing for new clean energy legislation are touting social justice as a priority but vary on their approaches and accountability.  As the country continues to grapple with its historic and ongoing...

Washington DC utility offering $8M in incentives for resi and community solar developers

The DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) issued two requests for proposal (RFPs) last week offering $8 million in incentives to contractors and developers to build solar projects to support one of the largest low- to moderate-income (LMI)...

First dual-use agricultural PV system in Massachusetts now operational

Today, SunBug Solar, a Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, announced that it completed construction of a dual-use solar-terra photovoltaic system in Monson, Massachusetts. The design of the system allows the local landowner to harvest both sun from above and...
Paula Glover

Alliance to Save Energy names Paula Glover as new president

The Alliance to Save Energy announced today that Paula R. Glover will become the organization’s new president. Glover currently serves as president and CEO of the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE). Glover will assume the...