Carolina Archive

13 Jul 2014

3rd Apple Solar Farm Development In North Carolina

Apple, the electronics wizard, has permission to establish its third solar farm in North Carolina. Apple plans to spend $ 55 million, to create this 17.5 MW new solar farm. It estimates that the construction will be
4 Jul 2014

80 MW Solar Power Plant Approved For North Carolina

Innovative Solar Systems has had its 80 MW solar power plant approved for interconnection by Duke Energy. When the plant is operational, energy from it will be sent to the Duke grid. According to SEIA, about 335 MW
30 Jun 2014

AgPower Partners opens Storms Hog Power energy plant in North Carolina

AgPower Partners (APP) has opened the Storms Hog Power (SHP) facility near Bladenboro, North Carolina, US. CTBR – News
29 Jun 2014

30,000 North Carolina Hogs Churn Out Renewable Manure Biogas, And That’s Just For Starters

We suck at math, so maybe you guys can figure this out. If 30,000 hogs create enough manure biogas to run a 600-kilowatt generator, how much electricity can 10 million hogs produce? We’re only asking because the
26 May 2014

Methodist Church In North Carolina Celebrating Energy From The Sun

Originally published on Eden Keeper. On June 15 members of the Highland United Methodist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina will come together to celebrate. No, they’re not celebrating some obscure Christian holiday or Father’s Day (although their celebration will
17 Feb 2014

Duke Energy issues request for new solar energy projects in North Carolina

Duke Energy issued a request for proposals (RFP) for 300 megawatts (MW) of new solar energy capacity in its Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress territories. The new capacity would be in service by the end
12 Feb 2014

Duke vs. North Carolina: More Than Just Basketball

Wednesday, Feb 12th in NCAA men’s basketball, the Duke Blue Devils take on the North Carolina Tar Heels on UNC’s own turf. While either basketball team is a great choice, there’s a totally separate battle happening between Duke
8 Dec 2013

ReneSola and SunEnergy1 to close 2013 with 63MW worth of projects in North Carolina

ReneSola Ltd (“ReneSola”) (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic (“PV”) products, today announced its final expected 2013 module deliveries to SunEnergy1, one of North Carolina’s leading solar engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC)
27 Nov 2013

Duke Energy starts construction on three solar projects in Eastern North Carolina

Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, has started construction of three utility-scale solar power projects with a total capacity of 30MWac in Eastern North Carolina, US. CTBR – News
16 Nov 2013

Pushed by internet companies, utility makes progress to sell clean power in North Carolina

Utility Duke Energy has made finally made some progress toward reaching a goal of selling companies clean power in North Carolina. Late on Friday, Duke Energy filed its renewable energy proposal with the state regulator, which will