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Solar tracker shines a new light on sustainable farming

[ad_1] Mother Nature rules the weather, but that doesn’t mean she can’t use a hand now and then.   A large solar tracking system standing sentinel outside The Chef’s Garden’s in-progress, state of the art research facility is doing just that.  The system’s panel looks like a giant’s enormous flat screen television, but the unit, […]

Africa: Canadian Solar Partners With ET Energy to Build 132 MWP of Solar Projects in South Africa

[ad_1] press release Guelph, Ontario, and Pretoria, South Africa — Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company” or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies today announced it established a joint venture with ET Energy, a global clean energy developer and operator. Together they will provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction (“EPC”) services […]

Atlas Renewable Energy lands US$ 105 million financing to build solar plant in Hidalgo

[ad_1] Atlas Renewable Energy, a developer formed by UK-based private investment firm Actis, along with Mexico’s National Bank of Foreign Trade (Bancomext) recently announced the closure of a long-term financing agreement for the construction for the Guajiro Solar Project that will be located in the state of Hidalgo. According to a press release by both companies, […]

Solar panel leasing deals on LI plagued by consumer complaints

[ad_1] A white-hot market for leased solar energy systems has cooled off dramatically since 2016, in the wake of customer complaints about hard-sell tactics, rising bills, questionable installations and a lack of government oversight, a Newsday investigation found. During the past decade, the environmental appeal of “going green” and reducing monthly electric bills has been […]

As the heat rises, solar drives New England grid savings

[ad_1] News Release — SunCommonAug. 28, 2018 Contact:James Moore, SunCommon, 802.882.8144, c 802.505.8698 SunCommon report shows 14{0b7da518931e2dc7f5435818fa9adcc81ac764ac1dff918ce2cdfc05099e9974} reduction in energy costs during heat wave A third-party analysis, released today by SunCommon, demonstrates how the solar energy produced by a relatively small number of homes and businesses benefits all electric ratepayers. Wholesale costs were decreased by […]