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NextEra Energy: Using Solar Energy To Power The Sunshine State

NextEra Energy: Using Solar Energy To Power The Sunshine State.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 17th, 2017

Dubai Awards $3.9 Billion Solar Energy Contract to Shanghai Electric, ACWA Power

The companies will build and run a 700 megawatt solar power plant. (DUBAI) – Dubai’s state energy utility awarded a $3.9 billion contract to build and run a 700 megawatt so.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 16th, 2017

California is embarrassing the rest of the country with the amount of solar energy it"s producing

REUTERS/Gerardo GarciaCalifornia is the poster child for solar energy: in 2016, 13% of the state's power came from solar sources. According to the Solar Energy I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 22nd, 2017

Sunrun Enters Florida"s Solar Market, Offers Rooftop Panels

Sunrun Inc. (RUN), has recently entered the market of Florida by promising to offer solar power at more affordable rates to residents of the state. Solar energy provider, Sunrun Inc. RUN, has recently entered.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 22nd, 2017

NextEra (NEE) Unit to Add 8 Solar Plants with 600MW Capacity

NextEra Energy's (NEE) affiliate Florida Power .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 15th, 2017

Cheaper solar sparks change in energy use

State governments cancelling coal power projects of 13 Gw indicate shift, says IEEFA report.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 24th, 2017

Duke Energy wants to cut prices paid to solar power producers by 36%

If state regulators accept Duke Energy’s proposal to cut the price it pays for power from independent producers, a typical 5-megawatt solar farm built in 2017 would make about $230,000 less a year than one built in 2016. That would mean a nearly 36 pe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2017

Duke Energy wants to cut prices paid to solar power producers by 30% in latest regulatory case

If state regulators accept Duke Energy’s proposal to cut the price it pays for power from independent power producers, a typical 5 megawatt solar farm built in 2017 would be make about $160,000 less a year than one built in 2016. That would mean almo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2017

Solar Power Advocates Undeterred By Trump"s Climate Policies

Some worry that President Trump's rollback in climate policy will hurt renewable energy. But in Arizona, a state that has embraced solar energy, thos.....»»

Category: topSource: nprApr 2nd, 2017

Duke tells regulators five-year solar contracts comply with state and federal laws

Duke Energy says the five-year power purchase contracts it’s offering for large utility-scale solar projects do not violate state and federal law. And it calls on regulators to deny Cypress Creek Renewables' request to impose longer contracts. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2017

Utility-scale projects pushed solar power to record heights in Oregon in 2016

It’s still a small part of the state's energy picture, but solar busted out in a big way in Oregon last year. Developers installed 125 megawatts of utility-scale solar, and another 25 megawatts went in at homes and businesses. That gave Oregon 1.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2017

Duke Energy ordered to defend restrictive solar policies in regulatory hearing

N.C. regulators will hold hearings May 31 on claims by solar developer O2 EMC that Duke Energy is violating state and federal law by failing to connect three of 02’s solar projects to the power grid. Charlotte-based Duke (NYSE: DUK) denies any wr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2017

Big utilities try to tilt the solar market in their favor

Indiana's energy utilities want state lawmakers to pass a law that critics say would muscle out smaller companies from the emerging solar energy market.Solar power provides only about 1 percent of the........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 9th, 2017

Big utilities try to tilt solar energy market in their favor

Indiana's energy utilities want state lawmakers to pass a law that critics say would muscle out smaller companies from the emerging solar energy market.Solar power provides only about 1 percent of the........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 9th, 2017

Duke Energy denies charge it is improperly delaying solar projects

Duke Energy denies it has violated state and federal utilities law by holding connections up for three solar projects. It contends it is working to process a huge connections backlog while maintaining reliable power on its grid. Duke Energy Progress and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2016

How an NCSU solar grant could make rural power cheaper

N.C. State University’s North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center just snagged a $1 million grant from the Department of Energy – cash that could one day make energy prices in rural areas across the state cheaper. At least that’s the hope, says.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2016

NextEra Energy Unit Finishes Installing 500,000 Solar Panels

Florida Power and Light Company , an affiliate of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE), announced that it has completed the installation of 500,000 solar panels Florida Power and Light Company (“FPL”), an affiliate of NextEra Energy, Inc. NEE.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksSep 16th, 2016

Vivint Solar Expands Its Offerings With Storage and EV Charging

The rooftop solar power system provider is partnering with ChargePoint and Mercedes-Benz Energy to give customers the integrated clean energy systems they're looking for......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2017

Chhattisgarh declares over 62% tehsils drought-hit

State's energy dept had been directed to ensure uninterrupted power supply to irrigation pumps.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017

Arizona rises to third in national ranking for installed solar capacity

Arizona has risen to third in the nation for installed solar capacity, after ranking seventh in 2016, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. The state now has 3,254 megawatts of solar installed compared to 656 megawatts in 2016. The U.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

FPL already responding to outages in Florida from massive Hurricane Irma

NextEra Energy Inc. subsidiary Florida Power & Light (NYSE: NEE) on Saturday had restored power for 60,000 customers who had already lost electricity because of massive Hurricane Irma's outer bands. The Category 3 hurricane's eye was about 175 mile.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 9th, 2017