Solar energy in California

Enphase Energy and Vision Solar Team Up to Deliver a Superior Customer Experience

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 1:00pm

The company makes the process of adding solar energy seamless by providing a full-service customer experience, from design through architecture, engineering, permitting, installation, and activation.

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  • The company makes the process of adding solar energy seamless by providing a full-service customer experience, from design through architecture, engineering, permitting, installation, and activation.
  • The forthcoming Enphase Ensemble energy management technology is expected to bring a new level of consumer choice to solar customers worldwide.
  • Enphase Energy, a global energy technology company, delivers smart, easy-to-use solutions that connect solar generation, storage and management on one intelligent platform.
  • Enphase, Enphase Enlighten, Enphase Energized, Enphase Ensemble, Enphase IQ 7 and IQ 6, the Enphase logo, and other trademarks or service names are the trademarks of Enphase Energy, Inc. Other names are for informational purposes and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

SunPower To Create Two Independent, Industry-Leading, Publicly-Traded Companies

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 11:00am

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2019 SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) today announced plans to separate into two independent, complementary, strategically-aligned and publicly-traded companies SunPower and Maxeon Solar Technologies (Maxeon Solar).

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2019 SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) today announced plans to separate into two independent, complementary, strategically-aligned and publicly-traded companies SunPower and Maxeon Solar Technologies (Maxeon Solar).
  • SunPower will focus on product innovation, downstream high-efficiency solar systems plus high-growth storage and energy services.
  • Under the new structure, SunPower will continue to develop its dealer network, which represents the largest residential and light commercial franchise in the industry.
  • SUNPOWER and the SUNPOWER logo are registered trademarks of SunPower Corporation in the U.S. and other countries as well.

Nautilus Solar Energy Acquires 17.2 MW Community Solar Portfolio From Borrego Solar

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 1:29pm

SUMMIT, N.J., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC ("Nautilus"), a leading national owner/operator of community solar projects, announced the acquisition of a 17.2 megawatt (MW) community solar portfolio from Borrego Solar Systems, the largest privately owned developer, designer, installer and O&M provider of commercial and utility-scale solar and energy storage projects.

Key Points: 
  • SUMMIT, N.J., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC ("Nautilus"), a leading national owner/operator of community solar projects, announced the acquisition of a 17.2 megawatt (MW) community solar portfolio from Borrego Solar Systems, the largest privately owned developer, designer, installer and O&M provider of commercial and utility-scale solar and energy storage projects.
  • In addition to developing the portfolio, Borrego Solar will design, engineer, construct as well as maintain the systems.
  • Comprised of three solar projects in Monroe and Saratoga counties, the portfolio will produce enough safe, pollution-free, energy to power 1,500 homes.
  • Founded in 2006, Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC, is a leading national long-term owner/operator of community and distributed generation solar projects.

Customers and Community Join ENGIE to Break Ground on the Long Draw Solar Project in Texas

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 5:00pm

ENGIE North America today hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking with county officials and customers for the 225 MW Long Draw Solar Project.

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  • ENGIE North America today hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking with county officials and customers for the 225 MW Long Draw Solar Project.
  • Slated to come online in the summer of 2020, the Long Draw Solar Project the largest solar project to date in ENGIEs solar portfolio will be located in Borden County, Texas.
  • Under the power purchase agreement, which has a term of 15 years, NBU has contracted for 100 megawatts of solar energy from the Long Draw project.
  • New Braunfels Utilities is pleased to be a part of ENGIEs Long Draw Solar Project, and todays groundbreaking ceremony.

Enphase Energy Enhances Customer Experience With Online Store

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 1:00pm

The Enphase Store is designed to improve the experience of Enphase customers who wish to replace individual components quickly and without volume purchase requirements.

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  • The Enphase Store is designed to improve the experience of Enphase customers who wish to replace individual components quickly and without volume purchase requirements.
  • More products will be added to the Enphase Store inventory as guided by customer demand.
  • To make Enphase Store purchases, Enphase customers can log in using their existing Enphase Enlighten monitoring platform credentials or set up a new Enphase Store account.
  • Enphase, Enphase, M215 Microinverter, Enphase Enlighten, the Enphase logo, and other trademarks or service names are the trademarks of Enphase Energy, Inc. Other names are for informational purposes and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

San Luis Obispo Solar Company Reports That Solar Installations Increase Real Estate Values

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 8:00am

the San Luis Obispo solar company, "and solar is a leader in this interest."

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  • the San Luis Obispo solar company, "and solar is a leader in this interest."
  • One of the reasons houses with solar systems sell for more than homes without solar is the substantial energy cost savings.
  • For homeowners considering installing solar to increase the value of the home they are selling, be sure to discuss the installation with an experienced solar installation company, like San Luis Obispo's Electricraft, Inc. and with a real estate agent before making the investment.
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Will Solar Save You Money? Sense Data Reveals that Potential Savings Depend on Where and How You Live

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 3:49pm

Home energy innovator Sense analyzed solar home data from 1800 homes across the US, in states with high solar adoption, and found their average savings is $1075 annually.

Key Points: 
  • Home energy innovator Sense analyzed solar home data from 1800 homes across the US, in states with high solar adoption, and found their average savings is $1075 annually.
  • Also, solar homeowners should shift more of their energy usage to times of day when solar power production is high.
  • Only a fifth of all solar residents produce more solar energy than they consume, reaching the goal of matching household energy consumption to solar production.
  • Among states with the most solar homes, residents in sunny Utah and California gained the most from their solar investment.

STAG Industrial Announces Groundbreaking Of Its First Two Rooftop Solar Systems In Minnesota

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:05pm

(the "Company") (NYSE: STAG), today announced the groundbreaking of its first two rooftop solar systems in Minnesota.

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  • (the "Company") (NYSE: STAG), today announced the groundbreaking of its first two rooftop solar systems in Minnesota.
  • The projects will be community solar host sites, powering homes and businesses across the twin cities and surrounding areas.
  • STAG is actively pursuing solar opportunities nationwide, with more than 20 MW of executed contracts across four states in development.
  • STAG Industrial, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on the acquisition and operation of single-tenant, industrial properties throughout the United States.

Dominion Energy Announces Largest Addition to Virginia Solar Fleet

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 6:46pm

The Fort Powhatan Solar facility is the largest in Dominion Energy's Virginia solar portfolio.

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  • The Fort Powhatan Solar facility is the largest in Dominion Energy's Virginia solar portfolio.
  • Under the agreement, Dominion Energy will own and operate the facility and provide the energy and renewable energy certificates to a data center under a long-term contract.
  • Today, Dominion Energy has more than 40 solar facilities totaling more than 1,500 MW of solar generation operational or under development in Virginia.
  • Nationwide, Dominion Energy owns the fourth-largest solar fleet among utility holding companies.

SunPower Building New 35-Megawatt DC Solar Project to Supply Renewable Energy to Chevron's Lost Hills Oil Field

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:05pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) today announced construction is underway on the Lost Hills Solar Project.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) today announced construction is underway on the Lost Hills Solar Project.
  • Advancing economically viable renewable energy projects which scale is part of the equation and this project represents a meaningful step in our energy journey."
  • The Lost Hills Oil Field has been a source of energy since it was discovered in 1910, producing more than 460 million barrels of oil equivalent over the past 40 years.
  • SUNPOWER and the SUNPOWER logo are registered trademarks of SunPower Corporation in the U.S. and other countries as well.