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Distributed solar to lead five-year renewables boom says IEA

The world's total renewables-based power capacity will grow by 50% in the next five years — and solar PV will account for 60% of this increase.

Evergy to build 9.6-MW solar array for Missouri city

Evergy said it has a strong commitment to renewable energy and that solar arrays are a part of their power generation portfolios in both Kansas and Missouri.

Home batteries, rooftop solar could balance power grid, but policy changes needed

Rooftop solar panels and home battery systems could play a significant role in balancing the nation's electric grid, but federal regulators need to adopt policies to help make that happen, according to a clean energy group's recent report.

Four new solar power projects planned for Virginia

The four new solar projects will produce an additional 192 MW of electricity. On average, 1 MW of solar energy can provide 190 homes with electrical power, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association.

Dominion to study adding solar power to Dulles Airport

On September 18, 2019, Dominion Energy filed an application with PJM, the regional transmission organization that coordinates the electrical grid in all or parts of 13 states and the District of Columbia, to interconnect the project to the transmission grid.

Everlight Solar expands in Wisconsin

The company is on a hiring spree, with plans to increase employment in the area to over 50 by the end of 2020 to support expansion into surrounding states such as Minnesota, Illinois, Michigan, and Indiana.

Dominion Energy buys two solar projects in Virginia

Power generated at the two sites, as well as the renewable energy credits, will go to telecommunications company T-Mobile USA, Inc., under long-term contracts.

Sempra Energy units buy 150 MW in solar power

These corporate contracts will help solidify IEnova's commitment to the development of clean energy infrastructure in Mexico.

Signal Energy to build five solar projects in Texas, California

The cumulative output of the five solar plants will power the equivalent of nearly 357,000 homes and result in approximately 2.75 million tons of avoided CO2 emissions per year

Utah Municipal Power Agency commits to 80 MW solar farm

Clover Creek Solar will provide renewable energy for member cities Provo, Spanish Fork, Nephi, Salem, Manti and Levan within UMPA and represents a capital expenditure of about $80 million into the county.