Tag: projects

  • 12 takeaways from VDE tracker hail stow strategies report

    Protecting solar facilities from damaging weather can save project stakeholders big in the long run. A new report from VDE Americas and Wells Fargo Renewable Energy & Environmental Finance provides actionable strategies for the best way to stow trackers during a hail storm or other similar event. Published Feb. 14, “Best Practices for Hail Stow of Single-Axis……

  • Bob Westphal Memorial Scholarship accepting applications to support energy construction

    The Bob Westphal Memorial Scholarship is now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year. Awarded to students interested in pursuing a career in energy construction, applications for the $2,500 scholarship are due by May 31. Students can submit applications through the SkillsUSA website at skillsusa.org.   The Bob Westphal Memorial Scholarship is a five-year program that was established……

  • Verogy to transform 3 Connecticut landfills into solar energy hubs

    West Hartford, Connecticut-based solar developer Verogy has received permits to build solar projects on three former landfills. The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) granted permits to convert sites in Deep River, Middletown and Montville, Connecticut, into solar energy projects.  The capped landfills will now host solar projects with an aggregate size……

  • Clearway completes 452 MW solar complex in Texas 

    Clearway Energy Group has completed the 452 MW Texas Solar Nova complex in Kent County, Texas. The project, completed in two phases, will generate enough electricity to power over 190,000 homes each year. The $660 million investment in West Texas will contribute significantly to the local tax base, starting with an estimated $5.4 million in……

  • CleanCapital, Available Power form joint venture for energy storage development

    CleanCapital and Available Power have entered a joint venture to build a pipeline of distributed energy storage projects across the United States. In this strategic partnership, CleanCapital will provide project financing, development and construction expertise, and Available Power will provide market insights, technology and engineering expertise to develop strategically located batteries.      CleanCapital has made inroads into the……