Prime Solutions, Premier Alliance to Build 7.4-MW Solar Project in Connecticut

Premier Alliance Group Inc., a leading provider of business performance, compliance and energy management solutions; delivering results that improve productivity, minimize risk and maximize profits, today announced that its Energy and Sustainability Division has been selected to provide executive oversight, management and procurement services for a 7.4-MW solar installation in Somers, Conn. The project will be undertaken in cooperation with Prime Solutions Inc., who has been selected for the design and construction of the project — the largest of its kind to date in New England. The project represents approximately $6 million of revenue to Premier Alliance and will be completed over the next 6 months.

Stock - FieldPer the terms of the contract Premier Alliance will provide Senior Project Management to oversee planning, procurement and construction of this utility scale solar development. In addition, Premier Alliance will negotiate purchase terms and order all materials necessary to complete the project on budget.

William H. May, CEO of Prime Solutions, noted that, “The combination of the Prime Solutions teams experience in designing and constructing solar PV facilities and Premier Alliance’s ability to provide experienced management oversight and procurement expertise will ensure that this important project for Connecticut is delivered on time and within budget.”

“This project further demonstrates the scalability of our alternative energy services and expertise,” said Russ Earnshaw, Senior Vice President of Solutions for Premier Alliance. “Not only can our team implement commercial and industrial solutions but our capabilities and experience also extend to larger municipal and utility scale developments. The combination of our engineering knowledge and regulatory compliance background made us an ideal choice.”

— Solar Builder magazine


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