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New Addition at Tallahassee Int’l Creates World’s Largest On-Airport Solar Farm

New Addition at Tallahassee Int’l Creates World’s Largest On-Airport Solar Farm For full article see: Airport Improvement Magazine Building the world’s largest airport-based solar farm doesn’t come without challenges. There were lots of moving parts, an aggressive schedule and unexpected environmental and design complications. But the team developing the new 320-acre, 42-megawatt (MWac) solar [...]

Tennessee Valley Authority Adds 484MW of Solar Plus 50MW of Batteries

Tennessee Valley Authority Adds 484MW of Solar Plus 50MW of Batteries For full article see: greentechmedia.com The Tennessee Valley Authority announced this week that it has contracted for 484 megawatts of solar power in the past two months, part of its push to expand its clean energy portfolio and reduce its reliance on coal [...]

2020-03-03T11:32:04-08:00March 3rd, 2020|MS Solar 5 Golden Triangle, News|

The Economic Development Implications of Solar Power

In this Site Selectors Guild podcast episode, host Rick Weddle, President and CEO of the Guild, interviews William Hearn, Director of Site Selection and Real Estate at Origis Energy, about the current and future impact of solar energy on economic development. With Will’s site selection support and real estate negotiation, Origis Energy was just [...]

CAP Diversifies Power Portfolio with Solar Energy

CAP Diversifies Power Portfolio with Solar Energy For full article, see Know Your Water News By Nick Walter Whether it’s a farmer, botanist, or fisherman navigating a river, sometimes the best business asset is that perpetual, thermonuclear explosion we know as the sun. Arizonans enjoy more peak sun hours than any state in the [...]

2020-02-13T16:03:50-08:00February 13th, 2020|AZ Solar 1 Salome Solar, News|

TVA Grows Solar Portfolio by 44% in December, January

TVA Grows Solar Portfolio by 44% in December, January For full article, see TVA.gov KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – In its latest quarterly financial call, the Tennessee Valley Authority announced the addition of 484 MW of new contracted solar capacity since December, an increase of 44%. These five new projects resulted from TVA’s 2019 request for [...]

Walt Disney World Solar Panels Now Span 270 Acres — 50-Megawatt Solar Park Powers ~2 Theme Parks

For full article, see Cleantechnica.com By Cynthia Shahan The last time I visited Walt Disney World was decades ago. I am more of a candidate for hiking the Appalachian trail than going to a theme park. However, one thing that would have me jump to go is another chance to view and photograph a large [...]

2019-06-13T16:02:36-07:00June 9th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

Walt Disney World Goes Green(er) with Solar Farm Larger than Magic Kingdom

For full article see goodmorningamerica.com: By Lesley Hauler Disney just got a whole lot greener! Walt Disney World has unveiled its newest and largest solar farm. At 270 acres, the site is almost twice the size of the entire Magic Kingdom. "Here at Disney, every day is Earth Day," Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director [...]

2019-05-15T15:31:27-07:00April 20th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

Sterling Light Storage Units Mark Milestone

For complete article see: The Telegram STERLING - The Sterling Municipal Light Department is marking a major milestone related to the department’s two energy storage systems. In March, SMLD celebrated over $1 million in avoided costs to the light department, thanks to the two systems. SMLD’s first energy storage system, a 2-megawatt, 3.9-megawatt-hour utility [...]

2019-05-17T09:44:07-07:00April 19th, 2019|MA Solar I Sterling Community, News|

Walt Disney World Resort Celebrates Earth Day with New Solar Facility Capable of Powering Two Theme Parks

For full article see the Disney Parks Blog By Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director Earth Day is right around the corner, and at Walt Disney World Resort, we’re celebrating by sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the brand new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility that’s helping to power the magic! Built in collaboration with the Reedy [...]

2019-04-18T10:25:44-07:00April 18th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|

Major New 270-Acre Solar Facility Now Online, Providing Clean Energy to Walt Disney World Resort

For full article see the Disney Parks Blog By Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director We’ve got some big news to share from the Sunshine State today. Built in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and Origis Energy USA, a massive new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility is officially online and providing renewable clean energy [...]

2019-03-08T12:28:06-08:00February 20th, 2019|FL Solar 5 Reedy Creek, News|
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