Articles Tagged with ''solar power system''

Fortinet Turns to Solar for Its Corporate Campus

Solar Energy System Covers Two Rooftops and Three Parking Lots

Fortinet has flipped the switch on a 900 kW solar electric system which blankets its Santa Clara, California, corporate campus. The company’s commitment to sustainable business practices is now exhibited with the installation of this solar energy system which covers two rooftops and three parking lots.


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Oct. 7, 2014: Solar4America Rolls Out National Program for Fixed Cost Electricity

Initiative Supports American Jobs, Manufacturing, and Energy Independence by Sourcing from Domestic Producers

PetersenDean has announced that its Solar4America campaign will begin offering electricity to consumers nationwide at under six cents per kilowatt hour. The program has already been launched in Arizona and California and will roll out to Texas in October, with four other states to follow in the first quarter of 2015.


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Aug. 11, 2014: Sharp Introduces Smart Energy Storage Solution

System Can Significantly Cut Utility Demand Charges for Commercial and Industrial Buildings

Sharp Electronics Corp. has announced the launch of its SmartStorage energy storage solution, which is immediately available throughout California and will be expanded to other states in the second half of 2014. According to the company, the system can significantly cut utility demand charges for commercial and industrial buildings. 


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July 23, 2014: IKEA Completes Near-Doubling of Solar Array on Distribution Center

Solar Array is Largest in Maryland and One of the Largest in US

IKEA has officially plugged-in an expansion of the solar rooftop array on its Perryville, Maryland, distribution center. The company said installation of the new solar panels nearly doubles the size of the original project, which already was the state’s largest rooftop array.


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July 4, 2013: IKEA Store to Double Size of Its Solar Rooftop Array

It Will Become Colorado’s Largest Rooftop Array
IKEA has announced plans to double the size of the solar array atop its Denver-area store that opened two years ago in Centennial, Colo. Installation of panels on the roof’s remaining space is beginning this month, with completion expected by fall 2013.


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May 7, 2013: IKEA Completes Maryland’s Largest Solar Rooftop Array

IKEA officially plugged-in the solar power system installed at its distribution center in Perryville, Md., which is the state’s largest solar rooftop array. The 768,972-square-foot photovoltaic (PV) array is a 2,674.9-kW system, built with 18,576 panels.


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KB Home and SunPower Celebrate 1,000th Solar Home

KB Home and SunPower Corp. came together for a special event in Lancaster, Calif., celebrating the 1,000th new home built by KB with a SunPower solar power system. More than 200 of these homes are in Lancaster, a city focused on advancing the use of solar power.


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Feb. 15, 2013: With New Florida Store System, IKEA Becomes State’s Largest Non-Utility Solar Owner

IKEA announced that it has officially plugged in the solar energy system installed at its store in Sunrise, Fla., which will be the largest solar installation in south Florida and, when combined with IKEA projects already completed at stores in Orlando and Tampa, will make IKEA the state’s largest non-utility solar owner.


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Acro Energy Offers Limited-Time 12-Month Free Solar Promotion

Acro Energy, a leading solar installation firm, announced that it will offer 12 months of free solar to new customers through Aug. 31, 2012 as part of an expansion campaign in the Southern California market.


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Michigan’s Largest Solar PV Array Now Operational on IKEA Store

IKEA announced that it has plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its Detroit-area store in Canton, Mich. — what the company says is the state’s largest such solar photovoltaic (PV) array.


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