Image - Standard Solar Continues Westward Expansion

Standard Solar Continues Westward Expansion

Standard Solar, a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, continues to expand westward with the completion of another solar project in New Mexico. The 1.8 Megawatt, ground-mounted solar array for the Mora-San Miguel Electric Cooperative, co-developed by Standard Solar and Ute Peak Solar, will provide approximately 5 percent of the Cooperative’s load with locally prod...

Solar - Oct 21, 2014


Image - DLR to Analyse Solar Potential for Pakistan

DLR to Analyse Solar Potential for Pakistan

The German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) has been commissioned by the World Bank to investigate Pakistan’s potential for the exploitation of solar energy. DLR researchers will be using satellite data and ground measurements to generate a radiation map showing the best regions for solar power generation in Pakistan. The scientists will provide the government authorities in Pakistan with the solar radiation ma...

Solar - Oct 21, 2014


Image - GM Installing Vast Solar Array at Lordstown Plant

GM Installing Vast Solar Array at Lordstown Plant

General Motors’ new 2.2 megawatt ground-mounted solar array will be complete by the end of 2014 at its Lordstown Complex, home of the Chevrolet Cruze. When the last of more than 8,500 solar panels are in place, it will be GM’s largest solar installation in the Western Hemisphere. The renewable energy produced by the array is enough to power nearly 1.5 percent of the plant and helps avoid the equivalent of 1,993 tons of carbon d...

Solar - Clean Transport - Oct 21, 2014