Tag: solar power plant

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Masdar to expand Indonesian floating solar project

December 4, 2023

Via: reNews

Masdar has signed agreements to collaborate with Indonesia’s state-owned utility company, PLN, to move ahead with major development plans for Southeast Asia’s largest floating solar power plant and explore green hydrogen opportunities. The partnership has already resulted in the launch […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Westbridge wins OK for solar + energy storage project

November 7, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Regulators in Alberta approved a utility-scale solar + energy storage project and associated substation, all developed by Toronto-based Westbridge Renewable Energy. The Georgetown project is the first of Westbridge’s four Alberta projects to receive power plant and BESS approval from […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, State

Duke Energy Florida installs 1 millionth solar panel

February 25, 2020

Via: Energy Global

Duke Energy Florida plans to install a significant amount of additional solar energy over the next 10 years across the state. Duke Energy Florida will have a total of almost 515 MW of solar under construction or operating by mid-2020. […]


Solar Power Plants, NIMBY, And Why All Politics Is Local

July 25, 2018

Via: CleanTechnica

Massachusetts has enacted policies that seek to promote renewable energy projects within the state and in the waters off its shores. In total, it wants more than 3 gigawatts of solar power installed within its borders. It is also part […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Aggregation: An Unstoppable Trend in Solar Power Plant Monitoring

October 30, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

Historically, PV monitoring vendors developed fully-integrated solutions, including both on-site hardware to acquire the data and remote software to collect, process, and present it. While this one-stop-shop approach to data acquisition and presentation remains dominant, it is increasingly getting challenged […]

News and Policies, State

Consumers Energy powers Michigan with renewable energy

June 14, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Consumers Energy today celebrated its first solar power plant – a 17-acre array of 11,000 Michigan-made solar panels at Grand Valley State University that produces electricity for Michigan homes and businesses. The 3-megawatt solar power plant on university property is […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Crescent Dunes Concentrating Solar Plant Begins Producing Electricity

March 7, 2016

Via: Energy Collective

Crescent Dunes Solar Energy, a 110 megawatt (MW) concentrating solar power (CSP) electricity plant, began full operation in February, according to its press release. Crescent Dunes uses an energy storage system that developers expect will be able to store enough thermal […]