The prize is intended to fund organizations working with disadvantaged communities in clean energy as well as foster connections between DOE and innovators.
The deal will see SunPower Equinox home solar systems installed on Toll Brothers-built houses in California, with expansion to other states a future possibility.
The Nature Conservancy and Dominion Energy Virginia are teaming up to turn roughly 1,200 acres into a solar installation, the second such effort announced by environmental group.
The three projects represent a greater than 50% increase in the state’s installed solar capacity and are part of utility Alliant’s growing solar capacity.
The program provides solar leases with no upfront cost and no credit score requirement. Lawrence Berkeley National Labs studied its performance.
Funds provided by the utility will support installation of 100 fast chargers, primarily to be used by city’s vehicle fleet.
The agreement with Competitive Power Ventures marks Norway-based Hydro’s first long-term energy contract in the United States.
Constellation will buy 140 MW of the planned 200 MW Big Star Solar Project currently under development near Austin.