Tag: Solar Farms

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Energy-efficient refrigeration system promises a greener future for supermarkets

July 18, 2024

Via: Tech Xplore

As the number of major utility-scale ground solar panel installations grows, concerns about their impacts on natural hydrologic processes also have grown. However, a new study by Penn State researchers suggests that excess runoff or increased erosion can be easily […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Plans for UK solar quartet unveiled

July 5, 2024

Via: reNews

UK-based developer Severn Trent Green Power (STGP) has announced it is to construct three new large-scale solar farms, with potential for a fourth. By finalising a development rights deal with leading international solar company, Elgin Energy, STGP will transform its […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Northern Illinois now has 75 operating community solar farms

February 3, 2023

Via: Renewable Energy World

There are now 75 community solar farms operating within ComEd’s northern Illinois service territory. ComEd and Summit Ridge, a developer and owner-operator of community solar farms, announced the completion of the 2.5 MW Speedway Solar project 10 miles south of […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Danish partners to invest €800m in EU solar

February 2, 2023

Via: reNews

Better Energy and Industriens Pension have agreed to jointly invest €800m in the construction of 15 solar farms in Europe, The projects are in Denmark, Poland and Sweden and are planned to be operational by the end of 2024. They […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Amazon plans another 2.7 GW of renewable energy capacity worldwide

September 21, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Amazon said it plans to add 2.7 GW of capacity across 71 new renewable energy projects worldwide, including solar farms in Brazil, India and Poland. Once in service, the company’s global renewable energy portfolio is expected to generate 50,000 GWh […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

US energy storage installations break Q1 record

June 20, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The record figure is courtesy of the latest report by Wood Mackenzie and the American Clean Power Association (ACP). Their US Energy Storage Monitor report illustrated how the volume of US grid-scale installations was four times the volume seen in […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

4 keys to getting community buy-in for solar energy projects

August 5, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

President Biden was elected on promises that (among other things) he will launch a Clean Energy Revolution in the United States that would eventually help the country achieve the ambitious goal of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Rystad Energy has […]

News and Policies, State

Starbucks makes ‘two-sided’ investment in Texas solar farms

April 16, 2019

Via: Renewable Energy News

Starbucks Corp. is boosting its investments in clean power. The Seattle-based coffee giant is investing in tax equity from a portfolio of eight Cypress Creek Renewables LLC solar farms in Texas, according to a statement Monday. Terms weren’t disclosed. In […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, State

460 MW Texas Mega Solar Farm Projects Offered to Investors

October 13, 2017

Via: PR Newswire

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Everything is bigger in Texas, and the Solar Farms that Innovative Solar Systems, LLC (ISS), is developing in TX are no exception. The Utility Scale Solar Farm projects being sold in this portfolio […]