rooftop solar power News

  • Commercial rooftop solar

      Many thanks for the opportunity to speak at today’s conference. I’d particularly like to thank Reza Shaybani and the BPVA, for having pulled together such an impressive event. I understand some 300 people are here today, representing hundreds of organisations…from solar developers and installers, to property companies, project managers and financiers. ...

  • MassMutual completes rooftop solar project

    Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual) announced today the completion of a $2.4 million solar construction project at its headquarters in Springfield, Mass., reaffirming its commitment to increasing earth-friendly "green" standards in its operations by reducing its environmental impact and improving sustainability. "By installing more than 600 solar panels on the roof of our ...

  • The UK’s rooftops to become power stations

    Plans to turn the Government estate as well as factories, supermarkets and car parks into “solar hubs” have been outlined in a new strategy by Energy Minister Greg Barker today. The Solar Strategy, the first of its kind in the UK, sets out the Governments ambition to see solar ...

  • MassMutual completes rooftop solar project

    Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual) announced today the completion of a $2.4 million solar construction project at its headquarters in Springfield, Mass., reaffirming its commitment to increasing earth-friendly "green" standards in its operations by reducing its environmental impact and improving sustainability. "By installing more than 600 solar panels on the roof of our ...

  • Eoplly Partners With SolarBridge to Offer ACPV Rooftop Kits at Solar Power International

    SOLAR POWER INTERNATIONAL -- Eoplly New Energy Technology Co., a designer and manufacturer of solar products, today announced a partnership with SolarBridge Technologies, a leader in integrated microinverter technologies, to offer a high-efficiency AC module, based on Eoplly's 250W monosilicon solar module and the SolarBridge Pantheon II microinverter. The ACPV system will increase the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Big utilities enter market for small rooftop solar

    Traditional power companies are getting into small-scale solar energy and competing for space on your rooftop. The emerging competition comes as utilities and smaller solar installers fight over the future of the U.S. energy system. While the market for residential solar power remains a financial drop in the bucket for a big utility, the installation of solar panels overall grew by more than 50 ...


    By Associated Press

  • CEGA Affiliates Putting Solar on the Rooftops of Southern California

    The energy revolution is here to stay - solar is easier to get than ever. With the reduction in solar panel prices and California's commitment to clean energy, solar easy-accessibility and ...


    By PRWeb

  • The rooftop power station that’s saving £16,500 a month!

    It’s been dubbed “The ultimate rooftop power station”, producing enough electricity to look after the needs of 60 houses. This huge installation, with its latest phase completed Friday May 3rd, is one of the largest factory solar panel projects in the UK, saving Great Barr, West Midlands extrusions company Selecta Systems, £16,500 a month in electricity bills. It ...


    By A1 Solar UK Limited

  • German Solar Installations to Move from Parks to Rooftops

      Europe is set to dominate the own consumption segment, with growth of up to 150 GWp by 2020. More than half of all installed solar capacity worldwide could be for own consumption by the end of the decade, according to a recent McKinsey study. Germany is already the global frontrunner in solar power, accounting for approximately half of the world's photovoltaic capacity. The country's ...


    By Germany Trade & Invest

  • SolarCity Enters Into Largest Rooftop Solar Aggregation Facility

    SolarCity (Nasdaq: SCTY), a leading provider of clean energy, today announced it has received all commitments to its $250 million financing facility provided by a group of lenders that includes BofA Merrill Lynch as Sole Structuring Agent and Sole Syndication Agent, intended to finance more than 200 MW of solar power systems for homeowners and businesses. This financing is the largest aggregation ...


    By SolarCity Corporation

  • FedEx Ground, BP Solar dedicate rooftop solar system

    FedEx Ground, the small-package shipping unit of FedEx Corp., and BP Solar today celebrated Earth Day by dedicating a large rooftop solar-electric system at the FedEx Ground distribution hub here. The companies were honored to share the occasion with Kim Guadagno, New Jersey Lieutenant Governor and other public officials. Completed in December 2009, the solar power project is the third between a ...

  • Canadian Solar Delivers Solar Modules for Church Rooftop in Poland

    Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, delivered solar modules for an exceptional solar project in Poland. On the roof of a catholic church in Skoczow-Pogorze in Upper Silesia, the Polish project developer, RenSan Energy, implemented a PV-system in less than three weeks with a total performance of 37 kW. This makes the ...


    By Canadian Solar Inc. (CSI)

  • Solar Power Partners and JCM Capital Sign another 6 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Ontario

    Solar Power Partners (SPP) and JCM Capital jointly announced today that they have signed an agreement with Rumble Energy, to provide full development, construction and long-term equity financing for a 6 MW portfolio of commercial-scale rooftop installations located throughout Ontario. The agreement follows the recent SPP-JCM announcement on the launch of their Solar Fund to develop, finance, own, ...


    By Solar Power Partners, Inc.

  • National University and SPG Solar Complete Multi Carport and Rooftop Solar Power Systems

    New power systems are a direct result of the University's commitment to environmental conservation and sustainability New power systems will provide up to 85% of the electricity at the Technology and Health Sciences Center and 35% of the electricity at the Spectrum Business Park Campus Optimized rooftop and carport power systems will generate more than 1.4 million kilowatt ...


    By Marketwire

  • Department of Energy Commits support for landmark rooftop solar project

    Largest Rooftop Project in U.S. History Will Enable Wide Distribution of Solar Power Across Country While Creating at Least a Thousand Jobs U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the offer of a conditional commitment to provide a partial guarantee for a $1.4 billion loan to support Project Amp.  This project will support the installation of solar panels on industrial buildings ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Salamon Group, Inc. (SLMU) Secures Public Sector Rooftop Solar Projects

    SALAMON GROUP, INC. (OTCQB: SLMU) (PINKSHEETS: SLMU) said Wednesday that it has secured the rights to build solar power systems on the rooftops of 23 schools in Williamson County Tennessee. Salamon will immediately start building 3 solar power systems with an output of 200KW each, the first 3 school rooftops ...


    By Marketwire

  • Biomass Plant Commits to Rooftop Solar Energy Park in Mattawa, Ontario

    BioSila Canada Corp. announced today they have entered into an agreement with Toronto based, Atlantic Wind & Solar Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AWSL), to incorporate a 500kW solar energy system on the rooftop of one of their biomass fuel manufacturing plants. BioSila Chairman, Mr. John Mumlek, comments, "As part of our commitment to preserving the environment, utilizing our 200,000 ...


    By Marketwire

  • Brazilian Rooftop Solar Cheaper than Grid: Government Report Out

    Since ANEEL released new legislation regarding solar power this April, there has been an explosion in interest in the Brazilian solar market. Empresa de Pesquisa Energetica, better known as EPE, is the research arm of the Ministry of Mines and Energy in Brazil. In their comprehensive 60 page report released a matter of weeks ago, they cover everything from Brazil's solar resources and existing ...


    By Green Power Conferences

  • Distributed Sun and Buccini/Pollin Announce 29 Building Rooftop Solar Array

    Distributed Sun LLC (D-SUN), a DC-based, solar commercial developer and interstate distributed power-producer, today announced it has partnered with The Buccini-Pollin Group to develop and operate solar facilities on the rooftops of up to 29 buildings in the Concord and Foulkstone Plaza office parks in Wilmington, Delaware. The two adjacent building clusters can support an estimated 1.5 MW ...


    By Marketwire

  • SunRun and Sierra Club Join Forces to Expand Rooftop Solar in Southern California

    SunRun, the nation's leading home solar company, today announced a partnership with the Sierra Club, America's largest grassroots environmental organization, to bring affordable solar to thousands of Southern California homes.  The partnership kicks off the start of summer and helps families save money by taking control of their energy ...


    By Sierra Club

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