Carolina Archive

24 Mar 2015

Real Americans Are Coal Killers: South Carolina Solar Market Gets White Hot

From solar wallflower to solar powerhouse: the South Carolina solar market heats up with the launch of Solarize South Carolina, a group discount program Real Americans Are Coal Killers: South Carolina Solar Market Gets White Hot was
23 Mar 2015

NRG Home Solar Slides Into North Carolina

Originally published on Solar Love. NRG Home Solar, one of the largest residential solar companies, is expanding its operations to include North Carolina. It presently operates in California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Pennyslvania. In
23 Feb 2015

Sungevity Leads Way Into North Carolina Residential Solar Market

Editor’s Note: As the Solar Love repost below notes, North Carolina is not the friendliest state in the Union to those who want to install solar panels on their roofs. As such, it has kept out all of
20 Feb 2015

Cleantech Link Drop (Tesla vs Large Luxury Cars, Sungevity Leads Way Into North Carolina, Top 10 EV Battery Manufacturers…)

To kick off this cleantech news & views link drop, below is an awesome talk given by Envision Solar CEO Desmond Wheatley (…3 years ago). Chris wrote about it a bit on EV Obsession, but I just want
24 Jan 2015

US releases environmental assessment for wind areas offshore North Carolina

The US Department of the Interior has issued an Environmental Assessment supporting a potential lease sale of over 300,000 acres of federal waters off the coast of North Carolina for the development of wind energy. CTBR –
11 Jan 2015

Victory For Solar Owners In North Carolina

The North Carolina Utility Commission ruled that utilities do not get to change the amounts due solar owners for feeding electricity to the grid Victory For Solar Owners In North Carolina was originally published on CleanTechnica. To
11 Dec 2014

Duke Energy wins approval to build three solar facilities in North Carolina

The North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) has approved Duke Energy’s request to acquire and build three large solar facilities in eastern North Carolina. CTBR – News
27 Sep 2014

First Solar Wins Supply Contracts For 105 MW Of Projects In North Carolina

The noted solar PV module manufacturer First Solar recently won supply contracts for two large projects currently under development by Duke Energy in the Tar Heel State, according to reports. Altogether the projects will total 105 MW
19 Sep 2014

Duke Energy signs PPA for North Carolina solar project

Duke Energy has signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Innovative Solar Systems (ISS) for the output of the 48MW IS 41 solar project in North Carolina, US. CTBR – News
15 Sep 2014

Clean Energy Opportunities And Challenges In North Carolina

NCSEA’s “Making Energy Work,”  in Charlotte, NC, Oct 1&2, 2014  Originally published in the ECOreport More than 600 local, regional and national attendees are expected at the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association’s 6th Annual Conference in Charlotte.