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8minutenergy Celebrates Completion of 26 Megawatt Redwood 4 Solar Farm

First project to deliver clean energy to California residents through PG&E’s Solar Choice Program FOLSOM, Calif. & BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC (“8minutenergy”), the largest independent solar developer in the U.S., today celebrated a ribbon-cutting event for its 26 MW-dc (20 MW-ac) Redwood 4 Solar Farm located in Kern County, California. Project construction began […]

Cooperative Energy, Origis Energy Celebrate Successful Launch of 52 MW Lamar County Solar Site

The 52-MW solar facility, MS Solar 3, is located in Lamar County, MS. Constructed with approximately 206,000 polycrystalline solar panels, MS Solar 3 by Origis Energy USA delivers clean energy to Cooperative Energy, a not-for-profit, Member-owned generation and transmission cooperative, based in Hattiesburg, MS. SUMRALL, Miss. — Cooperative Energy and Origis Energy today celebrated their […]

8minutenergy Celebrates Completion of 26 MW-dc Redwood 4 Solar Farm

First project to deliver clean energy to California residents through PG&E’s Solar Choice Program FOLSOM and BAKERSFIELD, CA – 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC (“8minutenergy”), the largest independent solar developer in the U.S., today celebrated a ribbon-cutting event for its 26 MW-dc (20 MW-ac) Redwood 4 Solar Farm located in Kern County, California. Project construction began in […]

American Council on Renewable Energy Announces Transition in Board Chair

BlackRock’s Head of Renewable Power Succeeds Dan Reicher of Stanford University after a 10-Year Tenure Washington, D.C. – The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) today announced that David Giordano, Managing Director at BlackRock Alternative Investments, will become chair of the organization’s Board of Directors at its June board meeting. Giordano succeeds Dan Reicher, Executive […]

California Sets 2 New Solar Records

The escalating integration of solar has created “a new operating paradigm” for California’s grid operator, although the escalation is now on hold. Mild temperatures and sunny skies helped California set two new solar records in recent days. On Sunday, March 4, the California Independent System Operator saw an all-time peak percentage of demand served by […]

ABB to enhance power reliability in U.S. capital

Zurich, Switzerland – Gas-insulated switchgear to help strengthen electrical grid and boost power security for customers in Washington, D.C. ABB will supply gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) to strengthen the U.S. capital’s electrical network. The order is a part of the Capital Grid project and was awarded by Pepco Holdings, a member of the Exelon family of […]