Category Archives: commercial solar panels

New CBD dispensary Ounce of Hope opens in Midtown – The Commercial Appeal
15 Jun
11:32

New CBD dispensary Ounce of Hope opens in Midtown – The Commercial Appeal

Desiree Stennett Memphis Commercial Appeal Published 1:50 PM EDT Jun 12, 2019 For more than a decade, Collin Bercier ran a business selling solar panels. He also invested in franchise locations of Planet Fitness gym and a Louisiana-based coffee shop. But now, he is in a whole new business: Ounce […]

FPL unveils plan to become a world leader in solar power by 2030 – TCPalm
15 Jun
9:49

FPL unveils plan to become a world leader in solar power by 2030 – TCPalm

Paul Ivice Special to TCPALM Published 6:39 PM EST Jan 16, 2019 Florida Power & Light Co. plans to install more than 30 million solar panels around the state by 2030, making it a world leader in solar energy production. Its “30-by-30” plan, announced Wednesday, would increase the company’s solar capacity […]

MCG opens tenders for multilevel parking lots after 11-year delay – Hindustan Times
15 Jun
9:33

MCG opens tenders for multilevel parking lots after 11-year delay – Hindustan Times

The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) has finally floated tenders for the construction of two multilevel parking lots in the city, 11 years after they were first conceptualised by the civic body. MCG officials said that the technical bid process would close on July 4, following which steps for selecting […]

Space Is Polluted by Junk…and It’s Getting Worse – Eos
15 Jun
9:22

Space Is Polluted by Junk…and It’s Getting Worse – Eos

In 2016, the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Copernicus Sentinel-1A satellite experienced a sudden dip in power and a physical jolt while orbiting 700 kilometers above Earth. The culprit turned out to be a millimeter-sized speck of space debris that hit one of the solar panels. It left a 40-centimeter dent. […]

Wisconsin professor pioneers microgrid technology – Associated Press
15 Jun
9:10

Wisconsin professor pioneers microgrid technology – Associated Press

APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Proponents of a less centralized electric system envision a future in which residents, businesses and communities own and operate solar panels augmented with batteries and other generators hooked together in so-called microgrids. So what exactly is a microgrid? It’s a self-contained electric system that can seamlessly […]

Shale oil production in North Dakota increases flaring – Energy News Network
15 Jun
12:48

Shale oil production in North Dakota increases flaring – Energy News Network

TRANSPORTATION: A plan to repave a popular corridor in St. Paul, Minnesota, symbolizes the challenges cities face in meeting climate goals while still accommodating drivers. (Energy News Network) ALSO: A national coalition supported by utilities and electric vehicle advocates recommends halving transportation energy consumption by 2050. (Utility Dive) ***SPONSORED […]

Solar project, Waterfront West updates on board’s agenda – The Daily News of Newburyport
15 Jun
8:27

Solar project, Waterfront West updates on board’s agenda – The Daily News of Newburyport

NEWBURYPORT — The Planning Board will hold a minor site plan review next week about a solar array proposed on the Colby Farm Lane landfill and discuss updates to Waterfront West, the residential and commercial project proposed by New England Development on five acres of waterfront land. […]

Perkins+Will overhauls Unilever’s New Jersey campus with new atrium – Dezeen
14 Jun
10:37

Perkins+Will overhauls Unilever’s New Jersey campus with new atrium – Dezeen

Perkins+Will has overhauled the North American headquarters of consumer goods company Unilever, with new communal areas designed to help employees forget they’re in a suburban office park. British-Dutch manufacturer Unilever has long had its North American headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, just across the river from New York City. […]

The GE American Chestnut: Restoration of a Beloved Species or Trojan Horse for Tree Biotechnology? – CounterPunch
14 Jun
10:17

The GE American Chestnut: Restoration of a Beloved Species or Trojan Horse for Tree Biotechnology? – CounterPunch

About a century ago the American chestnut tree was attacked by the introduced fungal pathogen (Cryphonectria parasitica). This fungus drove the chestnut to functional extinction. Now, scientists at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY ESF) claim to have created, through biotechnology, a resistant […]

CEFC becomes billion dollar solar investor with latest equity investment in large-scale renewables – pv magazine Australia
14 Jun
10:17

CEFC becomes billion dollar solar investor with latest equity investment in large-scale renewables – pv magazine Australia

The Kiamal Solar Farm, near Ouyen in north-west Victoria, is the first Australian project to be delivered by leading international developer Total Eren, further diversifying the investment profile ofAustralia’s solar sector. Total Eren will include a 190MVAr synchronous condenser as part of the Kiamal generating system, facilitating a timely connection […]