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Neighborhood Power Installing 10MW Bifacial+Tracker Project

Seeking a 10% solar bifacial boost plus a 20% tracker boost over fixed monofacial panels, Maui developer Neighborhood Power is installing 10 megawatts of a new type of Canadian Solar panels in Portland, on rooftops, carports and ground sites. The micro-utility, as the company calls itself, will build, own and operate these arrays by year’s end, and has another similar 10 megawatts (MW) planned for 2019 including sites in Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the United States

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Capital Dynamics Acquires 121 MW Springbok 3 Solar Project From 8minutenergy

8minutenergy, the largest independent solar power developer in the United States, announced this week that it has sold the 121 megawatt (MW) Springbok 3 Solar Farm to independent global private asset management firm Capital Dynamics. The 121 MW Springbok 3 Solar Farm is located in Kern County, California, and is the third project built in 8minutenergy’s Springbok cluster which already includes the 137 MW Springbok 1 project and the 191 MW Springbok 2 project. Together, after Springbok 3 begins construction…

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EnSync Energy Sells CAL FIRE Solar PPA Project In California

EnSync Energy recently announced the sale of a project under a 20-year power purchase agreement with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection to Standard Solar, a company which specializes in the development and financing of solar power systems. Under the agreement, EnSync Energy is constructing a 600-kilowatt solar installation at the CAL FIRE training facility in Ione, California. Scott Wiater, president and CEO of Standard Solar, answered some questions for Solar Love. 1. How did the arrangement with CAL FIRE come about?…

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