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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association (COSEIA) jointly commended Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper for signing into law energy storage legislation that will help the state’s solar market and jobs grow.
McCarthy Building Companies Teams Up With Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company on the Construction of a New 26 MW Solar Project in Imperial County, Calif.
PHOENIX (March 22, 2018) – McCarthy Building Companies’ Renewable Energy Team, based in Phoenix, was selected as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor on the Midway III solar project, a new 26-megawatt located in Calipatria, Imperial County, Calif. The project is owned by Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC.
At the end of 2015, there was just north of 25 gigawatts (GW) of solar PV installed in the United States. Now, after back-to-back years of double-digit gigawatt growth (15 GW in 2016 and 10.6 GW in 2017), the solar industry has more than doubled its total installed capacity to 53.3 GW through the end of 2017.
The California Solar Power Expo is an interactive event designed for solar, smart energy, and storage professionals who are working in and with the California solar market to make powerful business connections. The event will feature exhibitor-led interactive training for installers as well as networking opportunities.
Make your visit to California Solar Expo even more productive by attending SEIA’s Annual Codes & Standards Symposium. This is your opportunity to keep current on the on-going development and completion cycles of the relevant requirements and to help shape the future of solar regulations to keep solar a viable and thriving market.
Join us for an in-person meeting of the USP Division on Wednesday, April 4. We will hear from DC-based experts and policymakers on grid reliability, permitting, and other policy developments important to utility-scale solar markets. An agenda is forthcoming.