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Urjanet Simplifies Solar Customer Acquisition with Quickstart Program

New suite of web-based tools helps solar providers use utility data to personalize quotes, improve accuracy of ROI estimates, and accelerate sales.

Macon County approves 2nd solar farm project

The board approved a plan by Atlanta-based SolAmerica Energy to build a 10-to 15-acre solar farm.
Herald & Review

Solar farm coming to Edgefield

SolAmerica Energy will put the farm on about 100 acres on Davis Road in Ridge Spring
The Augusta Chronicle

SolAmerica Completes Seven Solar Projects In South Georgia

Atlanta-based SolAmerica Energy has completed seven new solar projects totaling 4.6 MW AC across several communities in south Georgia.
Solar Industry

Jimmy Carter Talks Solar Energy

His Plains, Georgia, peanut farm now sprouts 3,500 solar panels

Imagine: A President Who Loves Solar Power

Video and Interview with former President Carter
Sierra (The national magazine for the Sierra Club)

$2M solar energy project goes online, has potential to power 130 homes in Aiken County

This joint project between SolAmerica Energy, MTU America, SCE&G, Key Equipment Finance and Aiken County, is made up of 4,242 solar panels of 320W each.
WJBF NewsChannel 6 ABC (Augusta, GA)

McMaster assists in solar panel dedication

Gov. McMaster attends the solar panel array dedication in Aiken County, South Carolina.
The Augusta Chronicle (Augusta, GA)

Gov. McMaster attends inauguration of solar field project

Rep. Joe Wilson discuss benefits of solar power.
WISTV 10 NBC (Columbia, SC)

MTU America celebrates new solar panel field in Graniteville

Instead of ribbon cutting, SC Gov. Henry McMaster flips a switch for MTU America’s new solar panel field.
Aiken Standard (Aiken, SC)

SolAmerica to Launch New Solar Array on Collum’s Lumber Property

SolAmerica Energy, which develops, finances and constructs commercial and utility-scale solar PV projects, says it will activate a new 924 kW single-axis tracker solar array on the property of Collum’s Lumber Products in Allendale, S.C., on March 21.
Solar Industry Magazine

Jimmy Carter Makes a Stand for Solar, Decades After the Cardigan Sweater

Former President Carter unveiled a solar project to help power Plains, Georgia, his home town.
The New York Times
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Duke Energy Renewables acquires six Georgia solar projects from SolAmerica Energy

Duke Energy Renewables today announced the acquisition of six solar projects totaling 4.7 megawatts (MW) from SolAmerica Energy.
Yahoo! Finanace

Here Comes the Sun

In the September issue of Inbound Logistics, George Mori with SolAmerica Energy comments on tax credits and ROI of rooftop solar technology. The article "What's in Your Warehouse?" explores the latest ways to optimize distributions facilities and includes a section Here Comes the Sun where Mori's discussion on solar financials can be found.
Inbound Logistics

Four solar power projects completed in Georgia

SolAmerica Energy LLC and Citizens Energy Corp. completed four solar power projects totaling 5.1 MW in Georgia. The completed ground mount projects include: The 1.8-MW Taylor County Industrial Park, The 1.3-MW Cook County Farm,The 1-MW Terrell County Industrial Park and The 1-MW Goolsby Farm...
Power Engineering

SolAmerica Enhances Finance and Development Expertise

SolAmerica Energy, LLC ("SolAmerica") a leading solar design, development and construction firm announced today the addition of N. Leland Shuman as Senior Vice President of Project Finance to the company's management team. "We are pleased to have Lee join us in a role on our finance and development team," said R. Stanley Allen, president of SolAmerica. "Lee's significant experience in developing and financing large power projects will be instrumental in allowing us to offer our EPC clients cost-effective financing options and to pursue innovative financing approaches to projects we develop...
Business Wire

SolAmerica and Citizens Energy energise 5.1MW of PV projects in Georgia

EPC and project developer, SolAmerica Energy and non-profit Citizens Energy Corporation have completed four PV projects totalling 5.1MW in various locations in the state of Georgia under the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative. "We are pleased to bring these important projects on-line as part of the 8.1 MW that SolAmerica developed and constructed in 2014-2015 in the state of Georgia," said R. Stanley Allen, president of SolAmerica...
PV Tech

SolAmerica And Citizens Energy Complete Four Projects Under Georgia Power Initiative

SolAmerica Energy LLC and Citizens Energy Corp. have completed four solar projects totaling 5.1 MW in the state of Georgia. The ground-mounted projects are part of the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative, under which Georgia Power will purchase power generated from the projects under a 20-year power purchase agreement. The completed projects include the following...
Solar Industry

SolAmerica Energy/OCI Solar Power Complete Solar Array

The 1 megawatt Georgia solar array developed by solar design and construction leader SolAmerica Energy ("SOLAMERICA") and national solar company OCI Solar Power ("OCISP") is fully operational in Lavonia, Georgia. Energy produced will be sold to Georgia Power, pursuant to its Advanced Solar Initiative...