Tagged Solar

Amazon’s massive renewable energy portfolio just got a lot bigger

By John Engel Follow @EngelsAngle Amazon is adding to its massive global renewable energy portfolio with 18 new projects in Europe and the U.S. — bringing its global clean energy procurement to 12 gigawatts. The new utility-scale wind and solar projects across the U.S., Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain and the U.K. total 5.6 GW. Amazon…

IEA: Record renewables growth predicted despite high commodity prices

By renewableenergyworldcontentteam The world’s capacity to generate electricity from renewable technologies is on course to accelerate, with 2021 expected to set a fresh all-time record for new installations. This is according to the latest report released by the International Energy Agency (IEA), which emphasizes that despite rising costs for key materials used to make solar…

More Exelon utilities to integrate Palmetto’s solar calculator

By Kelsey Misbrener Palmetto, a rapidly growing platform technology company accelerating the national adoption of clean energy, announced that its Mapdwell division will extend its relationship with Exelon Utilities and will continue powering Exelon’s customer-facing solar calculator, which helps customers make informed decisions about solar energy adoption. By integrating Palmetto’s Mapdwell Solar API, Exelon will…

Community solar companies Neighborhood Sun and Astral Power merge

By Kelly Pickerel Neighborhood Sun, a community solar company making solar accessible to everyone through its advanced community solar software platform Sun Engine, today announced a merger with Astral Power, a New York-based provider of access to locally produced clean energy. The combined company will operate as Neighborhood Sun with Astral Power’s leadership team joining…

Ingeteam supplies battery inverters to 20-MW California ISO project

By Kelsey Misbrener Ingeteam announced it has supplied its battery inverters for the Johanna 1 & 2 energy storage projects in Santa Ana, California. This 20-MW / 80-MWh grid-connected project, owned and operated by Hecate Energy, was built by Mitsubishi Power. The Johanna ESS features LFP batteries to accumulate four hours of energy. It is…

Terrasun to provide energy storage solutions for 174-MW solar, 352-MWh storage project in California

By Kelly Pickerel IHI Terrasun Solutions, a subsidiary of the IHI Corp., has signed an agreement with Leeward Renewable Energy to provide energy storage system solutions and lifecycle services for Leeward’s Willow Springs 3 and Chaparral Solar utility-scale solar + storage projects in Kern County, California. Upon completion of the respective construction projects, Willow Springs…

Honnold Foundation, Sunrun launch new solar fundraising campaign

By Kelsey Misbrener The Honnold Foundation, a solar energy access nonprofit founded in 2012 by prominent rock climber Alex Honnold and Sunrun have announced a new fundraising campaign to catalyze innovation in solar energy access in underserved communities around the world. Launched today, the Innovation Fund will identify and fund grassroots organizations using solar energy…

Great Solar Business Podcast: Consumer law and the solar industry

By Nigel Morris We explore the issues and challenges of protecting consumers and regulating solar retailers in Australia with Gerard Brody, the CEO of the Consumer Action Law Centre in Melbourne. The post Great Solar Business Podcast: Consumer law and the solar industry appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

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