Renewable energy

Parker Commits to Achieving Carbon Neutral Operations by 2040, Advances Technologies that Enable a Sustainable Future

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Reduce absolute emissions directly from the companys operations and indirect emissions from purchased energy (scopes I and II) by 50% by 2030.

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  • Reduce absolute emissions directly from the companys operations and indirect emissions from purchased energy (scopes I and II) by 50% by 2030.
  • Achieve carbon neutral operations (scopes I and II) by 2040.
  • Parker has made great progress on our sustainability journey and we recognize the need to do even more, said Tom Williams, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Parker.
  • Our technologies enable customers around the world to be cleaner and more efficient, and this commitment to reducing our own carbon emissions is another important step we are taking to create a more sustainable future for generations to come.

Community Blade Signing Marks Final Phase of Construction for RoxWind, a Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company Project

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Developed by Palmer Capital Corporation, Solaya Energy, and Horseshoe Valley Wind, the RoxWind wind farm is currently under construction on Roxburys North Twin Mountain.

Key Points: 
  • Developed by Palmer Capital Corporation, Solaya Energy, and Horseshoe Valley Wind, the RoxWind wind farm is currently under construction on Roxburys North Twin Mountain.
  • He partnered in multiple community development projects, including the RoxWind wind energy project.
  • John loved Maine, renewable energy and working with communities, so this project is a fitting capstone after his illustrious career in law, government, and community development.
  • Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC is a publicly reporting, non-traded limited liability energy company that acquires and manages income-generating renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, and other energy-related businesses.

Green Stream Holdings, Inc. Nationally Recognized Solar Engineering Completes a Second Feasibility Study for Three 37 Acre Multi Meg Solar Farms

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

KMB was initially hired to conduct solar feasibility studies for three separate locations in the State of New York.

Key Points: 
  • KMB was initially hired to conduct solar feasibility studies for three separate locations in the State of New York.
  • Their study will determine the most efficient configuration for the arrays, estimated production matters, utility interconnect feasibility & process, as well as to identify any potential incentive programs.
  • KMB Design Group, LLC was founded by a team of seasoned professionals who have been working together for over 15 years.
  • The Company is currently targeting high-growth solar market segments for its advanced solar greenhouse and advanced solar battery products.

Soltage Closes $130M Debt Facility led by Silicon Valley Bank to Finance National Solar Portfolio

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Soltage LLC , a leading independent renewable power producer, and Silicon Valley Bank, an innovative bank active in the renewable energy and technology sector, announced that it raised a $130M debt facility led by Silicon Valley Bank.

Key Points: 
  • JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Soltage LLC , a leading independent renewable power producer, and Silicon Valley Bank, an innovative bank active in the renewable energy and technology sector, announced that it raised a $130M debt facility led by Silicon Valley Bank.
  • The investment will finance a 110 MW national portfolio of projects across six states: North Carolina, South Carolina, Maine, Illinois, Virginia and Maryland.
  • Silicon Valley Bank is the Sole Coordinating Lead Arranger of the debt facility with three other banks included as lenders.
  • For nearly 40 years, Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has helped innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Commits to Achieve Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:00am

WALTHAM, Mass., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced its commitment to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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  • WALTHAM, Mass., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced its commitment to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
  • Thermo Fisher's carbon reduction efforts build on its 2030 targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across its operations (Scopes 1 and 2).
  • Thermo Fisher's new pledge to reach carbon neutrality by 2050 incorporates additional targets to reduce its value chain emissions (Scope 3), including a commitment to SBTi's most ambitious guidelines.
  • The effort to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 will further engage all 80,000 of our colleagues to address climate change."

WAAREE completes the supply of 300+MW solar modules for Aquamarine project - USA

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 9:33am

WAAREE has provided high efficiency 385Wp, 390Wp Mono PERC Solar PV modules for installation at WSP.

Key Points: 
  • WAAREE has provided high efficiency 385Wp, 390Wp Mono PERC Solar PV modules for installation at WSP.
  • WAAREE has already supplied over 3-GW solar panels to date globally and commissioned more than 600 MW of solar EPC projects in India and Southeast Asia.
  • WAAREE's commitment to quality and customer service has led us to become the preferred partner for solar modules globally.
  • WAAREE solar panels supplied for this project are made of dark non-reflective materials to reduce glint and glare potential.

Cedo Commits to Climate Neutrality By 2030

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:00am

Cedos remaining factories in Vietnam, Poland and the Netherlands are also on target to achieve climate neutrality over the next few years.

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  • Cedos remaining factories in Vietnam, Poland and the Netherlands are also on target to achieve climate neutrality over the next few years.
  • Cedos aim is to become a climate neutral business worldwide by 2030.
  • As we approach Earth Overshoot Day on 29 July, Cedo is one quarter of the way to achieving its 100 per cent renewable energy goal, which will see it becoming a climate neutral business by 2030.
  • By 2030 the business will be climate neutral across its global operations.

STMicroelectronics’ Bouskoura plant to use 50% of renewable energy sources by 2022

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

A project that advances STMicroelectronics commitment to sourcing renewable energy and becoming carbon-neutral by 2027.

Key Points: 
  • A project that advances STMicroelectronics commitment to sourcing renewable energy and becoming carbon-neutral by 2027.
  • STMicroelectronics has been present in Bouskoura for over 20 years with a back-end plant which employs 2,800 people.
  • We are proud to call on renewable and local energy sources to help the Company reach its goal of carbon neutrality, while also supporting the Moroccan governments commitment to the energy transition.
  • Rajita DSouza, President, Human Resources and Corporate Social Responsibility at STMicroelectronics, added, STMicroelectronics has committed to procuring 100% of its energy needs from renewable sources by 2027, thanks to a combination of on-site solar power installations and agreements to purchase green-certified renewable energies.

Vision Solar Expands, Spreading Their Wings Into Two Top Sunshine States in Solar Energy, Florida and Connecticut

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 3:11pm

Vision Solar, which is one of the leaders in Residential Solar Panel Installations, has launched their Deerfield, FL and Connecticut locations.

Key Points: 
  • Vision Solar, which is one of the leaders in Residential Solar Panel Installations, has launched their Deerfield, FL and Connecticut locations.
  • Vision Solar will also be hiring hundreds of new sales personnel for this location.
  • Our most recent expansion to Farmington, Connecticut, has established an ideal location for a state that is booming in solar energy.
  • Our office in Connecticut will be sales focused, encouraging homeowners to make the wise switch over to solar power.

Octopus Energy and Centre for Net Zero Announce Global Research Project to Improve Understandings of the Role of the Consumer in the Future Flexibility of the Energy System

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:19pm

The research will seek to highlight the benefits to consumers, networks and energy providers of innovation in retail, such as smart energy tariffs.

Key Points: 
  • The research will seek to highlight the benefits to consumers, networks and energy providers of innovation in retail, such as smart energy tariffs.
  • The research will also provide valuable insights for Octopus Energy as the team expands access to affordable and renewable energy across the state of Texas.
  • Centre for Net Zero is an open research lab powered by Octopus Energy.
  • Founded five years ago as a global energy retailer, Octopus Energy entered the U.S. market in 2020, starting in Texas, forming Octopus Energy U.S. and fueling the companys global expansion.