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SunPower partners with Wallbox to offer EV chargers during solar installs

By Kelsey Misbrener SunPower announced it is teaming up with Wallbox to make the switch to an electric lifestyle more convenient, affordable and sustainable. Through the strategic alliance, new SunPower customers can opt to install a Wallbox home EV charger at the same time as their solar and/or storage system installation. SunPower will also act…

Sunfinity solar array powers Texas highway repairs

By Billy Ludt NTE Mobility Partners of North Central Texas is incorporating renewable energy into its daily operations with a solar installation on its Tarrant County maintenance facility. The 202-panel, 79.79-kW solar array was designed and installed by Sunfinity Renewable Energy of Dallas. “We’ve been very pleased with the performance of our initial solar system…

Oregon officially commits to 100% clean electricity by 2040

By Kelsey Misbrener Oregon Gov. Kate Brown celebrated the signing of a bill committing electricity providers to deliver 100% clean power to Oregon customers by 2040 into law at a ceremony on Tuesday. The move builds on a national trend, as it makes Oregon the eighth state to enact a legislative commitment to 100% clean…

Mincon drilling equipment ready for use in US solar installation market

By Billy Ludt International rock drilling equipment manufacturer Mincon is releasing a series of compact modular drill mast and drilling rig systems that complement the company’s existing solutions. In addition to targeting existing markets for mining, quarrying, construction, water and geothermal well drilling, Mincon’s new Rock Drill package solutions will also be tailored to customers…

Solar Operations’ myPV ClearSky units help Pine Gate project satisfy interconnection requirements

By Kelsey Misbrener Last month, Pine Gate Renewable’s Grissom Solar project went commercial. Grissom is a 6.9-MW solar + 10-MWh battery storage site. Pine Gate requested support from Solar Operations Solutions (Solar-Ops) to overcome the challenging requirements that surfaced during the utility’s interconnection study. The Grissom project has a single 5-MW interconnection that must be…

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