Solar energy in the United States

C2 Energy Capital Completes Community Solar Projects in New York Expanding Locals Access to Lower-Cost, Renewable Energy

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:38pm

NEW YORK, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --C2 Energy Capital LLC, a rapidly growing investor and developer in renewable energy and storage assets, announced the completion of two community solar projects totaling 5.5 megawatts.

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  • NEW YORK, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --C2 Energy Capital LLC, a rapidly growing investor and developer in renewable energy and storage assets, announced the completion of two community solar projects totaling 5.5 megawatts.
  • Located in the towns of Johnstown and Caledonia, New York, the solar power generation systems are owned and operated by C2 Energy Capital.
  • Community solar projects are designed to provide solar access to residents and businesses who may not own property or have ideal roof conditions to support solar panels.
  • "C2 Energy Capital is proud to announce that these community solar projects are contributing to the state-wide initiative of 6 gigawatts of distributed solar by 2025," said Candice Michalowicz, co-founder and managing member of C2 Energy Capital.

National Solar Tour Coming Soon to a Neighborhood Near You

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 12:00pm

BOULDER, Colo., May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and Solar United Neighbors (SUN) are proud to announce the 2020 edition of the National Solar Tour.

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  • BOULDER, Colo., May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and Solar United Neighbors (SUN) are proud to announce the 2020 edition of the National Solar Tour.
  • The National Solar Tour will closely monitor and follow the CDC guidelines for the Tour.
  • Regardless, the National Solar Tour will empower people across the country to learn about solar technology and the process of going solar from their friends and neighbors.
  • "The National Solar Tour inspires people across the country to make sustainable energy choices," said Carly Rixham, ASES Executive Director.

ASES Virtual Solar Conference

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 7:39pm

BOULDER, Colo., May 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Join the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) for their first virtual conference, SOLAR 20/20: Renewable Energy Vision, June 24 and 25, 2020.

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  • BOULDER, Colo., May 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Join the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) for their first virtual conference, SOLAR 20/20: Renewable Energy Vision, June 24 and 25, 2020.
  • By converting the conference to a virtual event, they are making sure everyone is staying safe from COVID-19 and opening up the conference to a much larger community, enhancing the visibility world-wide, and greatly reducing the carbon footprint of the event.
  • Being a sponsor of ASES' SOLAR 20/20 Virtual Conference provides even greater visibility as the conference will be accessible throughout the year online.
  • Don't miss this exceptional chance to have prominent exposure at ASES' first virtual solar conference.

PACENation Expands Board Leadership Amid Record Growth for Commercial PACE Programs Nationwide

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

In every community where PACE is available, PACE financing has proved to be an extraordinary policy tool for driving economic growth.

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  • In every community where PACE is available, PACE financing has proved to be an extraordinary policy tool for driving economic growth.
  • PACE creates local jobs and makes our homes and businesses safer, healthier, and more energy-efficient."
  • PACENation also released today a two page factsheet that details some of the major milestones PACE achieved over the past year.
  • Commercial PACE (C-PACE) surpassed $1.5 billion in cumulative investment and reached $670 million in annual investment.

Stonehill Secures Financing Facility for $100 Million in Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Lending for All Asset Classes

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 1:55pm

Officials of Stonehill today announced the company has secured financing for $100 million of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) lending for all commercial real estate asset classes.

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  • Officials of Stonehill today announced the company has secured financing for $100 million of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) lending for all commercial real estate asset classes.
  • Currently, we are fielding increased requests as developers contend with everything from mezzanine financing walking away from deals to the need for rescue capital.
  • Recent successful Stonehill PACE loan recipients include:
    Homewood Suites by Hilton in Dillon, ColoradoThe 117-room, extended-stay hotel, received retroactive financing mid-construction.
  • Stonehill PACE, a division of Stonehill , is a direct lender for Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing.

Sunworks to Announce First Quarter 2020 Results and Hold Conference Call on May 7th

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:04pm

Management will host a conference call to discuss these results on the same day at 11:00 a.m.

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  • Management will host a conference call to discuss these results on the same day at 11:00 a.m.
  • The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet, which can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of Sunworks' web site at http://ir.sunworksusa.com .
  • Sunworks diverse, seasoned workforce includes distinguished veterans who bring a sense of pride, discipline, and professionalism to their interaction with customers.
  • Sunworks is a member of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and is a proud advocate for the advancement of solar power.

Core Development Joins New York Solar Energy Industries Association

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

MAHWAH, N.J., April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Development Group , a leading developer and provider for commercial and utility-scale solar installations throughout the United States, announced today it has joined the New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA).

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  • MAHWAH, N.J., April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Development Group , a leading developer and provider for commercial and utility-scale solar installations throughout the United States, announced today it has joined the New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA).
  • As a NYSEIA member, Core Development Group will help shape legislation in New York that aligns with the health and appreciation of the environment; economic development; and energy-supply benefit of solar energy use.
  • "New York Solar Energy Industries Association is happy to welcome Core Development Group toour membership ranks," said NYSEIA Executive Director Shyam Mehta.
  • Founded in 1994, New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA) is a trade association representing over 100 solar energy firms in New York and is dedicated to advancing solar energy use and deployment across the state.

Source Power Company Announces Exclusive Partnership With TJA Clean Energy for Community Solar Subscriber Acquisition and Management

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

GREENWICH, Conn., April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Source Power Company, a leading community solar company in New York, has been chosen by TJA Clean Energy as their exclusive partner for subscriber acquisition and management for their New York community solar portfolio.

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  • GREENWICH, Conn., April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Source Power Company, a leading community solar company in New York, has been chosen by TJA Clean Energy as their exclusive partner for subscriber acquisition and management for their New York community solar portfolio.
  • Source Power Company will provide subscriber acquisition and management for TJA Clean Energy's 80 MW New York-community solar portfolio, located primarily in the National Grid service territory.
  • "We look forward to partnering with TJA Clean Energy on this huge opportunity for continued community solar growth," said Victor Ferreira, CEO at Source Power Company.
  • TJA Clean Energy is an elite commercial and community solar development company based in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

PowerMarket Launches Clean Energy Partnership with Solar One

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 12:35pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerMarket, a community solar company connecting electric utility customers to clean energy projects, partners with Solar One to provide Con Edison customers guaranteed savings on their electric bills.

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  • BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerMarket, a community solar company connecting electric utility customers to clean energy projects, partners with Solar One to provide Con Edison customers guaranteed savings on their electric bills.
  • This partnership involves the development of a new community solar project on a mixed income, multi-family building near Coney Island Nostrand Community Solar.
  • Removing the credit score requirement challenges conventional industry practices and supports the missions of both PowerMarket and Solar One to provide solar to more diverse communities.
  • Our services and Platform are used by publicly traded utilities, energy retailers, and solar developers to create community solar programs nationwide.

PACENation Announces Featured Speakers for the 2020 PACENation Summit in Columbus, OH

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 10:25pm

WASHINGTON, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PACENation announced today the featured speakers for the 2020 PACENation Summit, the national event dedicated to Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE).

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  • WASHINGTON, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PACENation announced today the featured speakers for the 2020 PACENation Summit, the national event dedicated to Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE).
  • PACE is a voluntary financing option that enables property owners to make critical energy, water and resilience upgrades to their homes and businesses.
  • To see the full agenda and learn more about the Summit, visit https://pacenation.org/events .
  • Yaphett El-Aminis theExecutive Director of MOKAN Construction Contractors Assistance Center and President of Efficacy Consulting and Development.