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Optimus Energy eyes commercial solar, EV charging expansion in Georgia

The Florida-based developer sees Georgia Power’s service territory as its target market for new commercial and industrial solar projects and EV charging systems.

ESA completes first phase of 3.6 MW cannabis grower’s solar farm

ESA Solar this week announced completion of a first 1.2 MW phase of a 3.6 MW ground-mounted solar project for a cannabis grower utilizing indoor growing facilities. Cannabis production represents more than 1% U.S. electricity demand, presenting a big opportunity for renewable energy adoption.


Powin signs manufacturing agreement with Jabil to produce 2 GWh U.S. storage systems

Powin has selected Jabil as its manufacturing partner to produce Powin’s Stack750 Centipede energy storage systems. Beginning in Q4 2023, Jabil will produce an initial annual capacity of 2 GWh, with plans to ramp up production to 4 GWh per year.

Polar Racking adds two U.S. solar mount manufacturing facilities

The company said the sites will add over 1 GW of capacity, serving increased demand for domestically produced solar components.

Sunrise brief: Federal agents raid JinkoSolar factory in Florida

Also on the rise: U.S. solar installers list Qcells, Enphase as top brands. Silicon Ranch plans to appeal $135 million ruling in solar property damage case. And more.

Sunrise brief: Senate votes to resume solar tariffs, threatening clean energy supply

Also on the rise: Average silver price expected to drop 2% to $21.30 per ounce this year. Solar Earnings Recap–SunPower, Sunrun and SolarEdge. And more.

Florida resort owner deploys 1.51 MW of solar arrays

Optimus Energy installed four solar arrays at resorts located in Kissimmee (760 kW), Lake Buena Vista (147 kW), Clearwater (205 kW) and Palm Coast, Fla. (402 kW).

Sunergy to go public in $475 million valuation SPAC merger

The Florida-based installer of SunPower and Tesla Powerwall systems announced its intent to combine with ESGEN Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company backed by Energy Spectrum Partners, in a transaction that would result in the combined company becoming a Nasdaq-listed company later this year.

Chipotle debuts all-electric and solar restaurant design

The all-electric design features rooftop solar, recycled materials, cactus leather chairs, and more.


Sunrise brief: Invoke eminent domain, Marshall Plan for renewable energy, said JP Morgan CEO

Also on the rise: Global consensus shows solar must grow over 7,000% by 2050 to decarbonize. Transforming the grid with electric vehicles. And more.

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