Tag: google

  • LevelTen, Google collaborate to reduce clean energy procurement timelines by 80%

    LevelTen Energy has partnered with Google to launch a new platform for clean energy procurement. LevelTen Energy’s Accelerated Process (LEAP) reduces the amount of time it takes to secure power purchase agreements (PPAs) from the typical 12 months or longer down to two to three months. Through LEAP, energy buyers and their advisors can now……

  • Sol Systems, Google partnership to invest in solar projects and community organizations

    Developer and operator Sol Systems is collaborating with Google on a unique renewable energy procurement and investment strategy. The partnership enables the development of new solar energy projects and supports local communities where the projects are built. Sol Systems and Google have structured an integrated clean energy investment and procurement strategy for solar projects being……

  • Google Nest, General Motors headline RMI’s Virtual Power Plant Partnership

    Virtual power plants (VPP) are an intriguing path to a more efficient and cost-effective electric grid. VPPs involve the aggregation and coordination of distributed energy resources (like homes with solar + battery storage or smart thermostats or even EVs) to work together as an asset on the grid. Customers themselves or their authorized energy management……

  • Candela Renewables signs PPA with Google for Texas solar project

    Utility-scale solar developer Candela Renewables announced an agreement with Google for a 140-MW power purchase agreement (PPA) in Texas. This agreement is a part of Google’s biggest renewable energy purchase ever, announced by them in September 2019, which is also the largest-ever corporate purchase of renewable power – overall, aRead More — Solar Builder magazine

  • Google expands Project Sunroof to explore whole community solar potential

    Google took its Project Sunroof initiative — a tool to help homeowners discover if solar is right for their house —  and is expanding it. This new data explorer tool will enable solar estimates for entire communities, in addition to individual homes, by leveraging 3D rooftop geometry from Google EarthRead More — Solar Builder magazine