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Joanna Schroeder

  • BioEnergyBytesDF1Lumenpulse Inc., a leading manufacturer of high performance, specification-grade LED lighting solutions, announced today that S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services has added Lumenpulse to the S&P/TSX Renewable Energy and Clean Technology Index. The Index measures the performance of companies listed on the TSX whose core business is the development of green technologies and sustainable infrastructure solutions.
  • TerraForm Global, a globally diversified owner and operator of clean energy projects, has announced that it closed on the acquisition from Renova Energia of two operating wind energy projects that are part of the original TerraForm Global IPO portfolio. The Salvador and Bahia wind energy projects are located in Brazil and generate 294 megawatts (MW) AC of capacity in aggregate.
  • NV Energy is seeking requests for proposals for up to 10 MW of solar photovoltaic resources to serve its newly proposed subscription solar pilot program that is pending Public Utilities Commission of Nevada approval. The company is specifically seeking proposals to secure between one and five megawatts of ground-mounted solar photovoltaic resources for northern Nevada and separate proposals for one to five megawatts of ground-mounted solar photovoltaic resources in southern Nevada. The submission deadline is October 21, 2015.
  • At a dedication event in Coconino County, SunEdison celebrated the commissioning of 1.2 MW DC of solar carport and rooftop systems at four Coconino County, Ariz., government facilities. The buildings include the county’s King Street Community Services building, law enforcement administration facility, juvenile detention center and correctional facility. Coconino County is buying the solar power generated by the systems through a 25-year power purchase agreement, and estimates that they will save $2.7 million over the life of the agreement.
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