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ABB completes HVDC link upgrade in Canada supporting transmission of renewables

ABB has completed a major upgrade of the 350 megawatt (MW) Madawaska high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission link that connects the grids of Québec and New Brunswick in southeast Canada. The back-to-back converter station has been in operation for more than 30 years and the modernization is expected to significantly improve grid reliability and help […]

Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Announces Commercial Operation of Two Solar Photovoltaic Projects in California

Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy has reached commercial operation of the adjacent 100 MWac/131 MWp Astoria and 75 MWac/100 MWp Astoria 2 solar projects located in Kern County, California. “With the help of our trusted partners, the Astoria projects will […]

Longroad Energy Acquires 3.0 GW Solar Portfolio

Longroad Energy Holdings, LLC (“Longroad”) today announced the acquisition of a 3.0 gigawatt (GW) solar development portfolio from 7X Energy, Inc. (“7X”). The acquired portfolio includes projects located across the U.S. in several of Longroad’s target markets. The Longroad and 7X team will develop these projects and will work together to continue to grow Longroad’s […]

Solaria PowerXT High-Efficiency Modules Now Eligible for PACE Financing

Solaria Corporation, global provider of solar module technologies, announced recently that its Solaria PowerXT residential and commercial solar module products are now eligible for PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing. PACE financing allows for customers to finance their photovoltaic systems as an assessment incorporated into their property tax bill, leveraging financing terms of up to […]

Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Announces Commercial Operation of Two Solar Photovoltaic Projects in California

Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world’s largest solar power companies, recently announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy has reached commercial operation of the adjacent 100 MWac/131 MWp Astoria and 75 MWac/100 MWp Astoria 2 solar projects located in Kern County, California. “With the help of our trusted partners, the Astoria projects will […]

2017 U.S. ENERGY AND EMPLOYMENT REPORT

The 2017 U.S. Energy and Employment Report (USEER) finds that the Traditional Energy and Energy Efficiency sectors today employ approximately 6.4 million Americans. These sectors increased in 2016 by just under 5 percent, adding over 300,000 net new jobs, roughly 14% of all those created in the country……… For more information please visit below link…….. […]