Across The Wire

  1. Entergy New Orleans Receives Approval To Build New Orleans Power Station
    3/8/2018

    The New Orleans City Council voted today to approve construction of the New Orleans Power Station, a 128-megawatt unit composed of seven natural gas-fired reciprocating engines

  2. Florida Power & Light Announces Locations Selected For Next Wave Of Solar Power Plants As It Continues To Advance Affordable Clean Energy For Customers
    3/2/2018

    Florida Power & Light Company today announced the names and locations of four new solar power plants expected to begin powering customers by mid-2019

  3. SunPower Completes 10-Megawatt Solar And 1-Megawatt Storage Project At U.S. Army's Redstone Arsenal
    2/26/2018

    At a ribbon-cutting event recently, Redstone Arsenal and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) marked the commencement of operations for a 10-megawatt solar photovoltaic and 1-megawatt energy storage system at the U.S. Army post in Alabama

  4. Altus Power Completes Town Of Highgate, VT Solar Projects
    2/21/2018

    Altus Power America, Inc. ("Altus") and Reservoir Road Holdings, LLC ("Reservoir") recently combined efforts to develop two 648 kW DC ground-mounted solar systems located in the Town of Highgate, Vermont. The two arrays are built over old gravel pits on Frontage Road, converting previously unusable land into a renewable energy generator

  5. Southern Company Subsidiaries Alabama Power And Georgia Power Continue Building The Future Of Energy With Innovative Smart Neighborhood Projects
    2/20/2018

    Southern Company and its Alabama Power and Georgia Power subsidiaries have officially announced Smart Neighborhood™ initiatives that will provide customers with state-of-the-art home construction, distributed energy resources – including solar and battery energy storage – and smart home appliances and technologies

  6. Sungrow Turnkey Station Powers 1.5MW Floating PV Plant In Japan
    2/12/2018

    Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, announced recently that it has successfully installed its 2MW SG2000MV turnkey station and waterproof combiner box for a floating PV plant on the Mitakabe Pond in Sanuki-shi Kagawa Prefecture, Japan

  7. Tenaska Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement With Associated Electric Cooperative For Missouri Wind Project
    2/12/2018

    Tenaska, one of the leading independent power producers in the United States, has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (Associated) with a capacity of approximately 236 megawatts (MW) of renewable power from a wind project in northwest Missouri

  8. JA Solar Supplies Mono PERC Modules For 250MW Solar Project In Israel
    2/11/2018

    JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ-NMS: JASO) ("JA Solar"), one of the world's largest solar product manufacturers, today announced the shipment of modules to the Ashalim 250MW solar project, which is the largest utility-scale project using JA's Mono PERC modules in Israel

  9. FPL Unveils First Solar-Plus-Storage System In The U.S. That Can Increase Solar Power Plant Output
    2/9/2018

    Florida Power & Light Company today unveiled a new, cutting-edge solar-plus-storage system that is believed to be the first in the country to fully integrate battery technology with a major solar power plant in a way that increases the plant's overall energy output

  10. Sunverge Extends Advanced Virtual Power Plant Capabilities
    2/8/2018

    With its latest software release, Sunverge Energy has made it easier for electric utilities to use real-time data at the edge of the grid to better manage and optimize Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and smart devices