Monthly Archives: July 2017

Tallahassee to Move from Hydro to Solar

For full article see: pv magazine USA. The decision to shutter the 11-MW C.H. Corn Hydroelectric Station by the city’s municipal utility comes down to cost and reliability – something the city believes it can get more effectively from solar than water. After years of fighting solar power, the Sunshine State has gone all-in on [...]

July 26th, 2017|News|

Origis Energy Develops Solar Project to Help Maryland Co-op Meet RPS Obligations

For full article see: Solar Power World. Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) and Origis Energy USA today have entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to develop the new Ripley Solar 27.5 MWAC facility to be constructed on Ripley Road in La Plata, Maryland. The solar facility, developed by Origis Energy, is expected to reach [...]

July 14th, 2017|News|

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative and Origis Energy Announce New 27.5 MWAC Solar Power Project

Ripley Solar to help SMECO fulfill its state mandated renewable portfolio standards HUGHESVILLE, MARYLAND and MIAMI, FLORIDA – Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) and Origis Energy USA today announced the parties have entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to develop the new Ripley Solar 27.5 MWAC facility to be constructed on Ripley Road [...]

July 11th, 2017|Press Releases|

Officials Hold Dedication for Lamar County Solar Energy Facility

For article see: Hattiesburg American HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Friday marked the dedication of the largest solar facility in Mississippi, as officials from around the state gathered for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour of the new 52-megawatt Lamar County Solar Energy Facility near Sumrall. "This is a great day for us, and it's a great day [...]

July 7th, 2017|News|