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Solar  -  March 17, 2021

U.S. solar industry saw 43% growth in installations in 2020

The U.S. solar industry installed a record 19.2 GW of capacity in 2020, representing a 43% increase from the year before.

Solar  -  March 15, 2021

White Plains begins work on 6.8 MW solar portfolio

The City of White Plains broke ground last week on a nine-project, 6.8 MW community solar portfolio that will triple Westchester County's solar energy production.

Solar  -  March 12, 2021

Nashville approves construction of 3.2 MW of solar power

The Nashville, Tenn., Metro Council unanimously voted last week to allow the installation of 9,777 solar panels at three water treatment plants that will bring 3.2 MW of generation capacity to the city.

Solar  -  March 9, 2021

Bridgestone installs first solar array

Bridgestone, a global provider of tires and sustainable mobility solutions, announced on March 2 that it has installed its first ground-mounted solar array, providing power directly to its manufacturing process.

Sourcing Renewables  -  March 6, 2021

Weekend reads: Discovering Amazon's EV company; The woman at the helm of Biden's climate plan

It's the weekend! Kick back and catch up with these must-read articles from around the web.

Sourcing Renewables  -  March 5, 2021

Kellogg to achieve more than 50% renewable electricity by end of 2022

Kellogg announced on March 3 that it will achieve more than 50% renewable energy to address the electricity needs of its owned manufacturing globally by the end of 2022.

Sourcing Renewables  -  March 5, 2021

Target adds three new RE projects to cover 25% of electricity use

Target announced March 4 three new renewable energy partnerships that will cover nearly a quarter of all its electricity use with wind and solar power.

Solar  -  March 4, 2021

Visa adds solar to the grid to power Virginia data center

Visa announced March 3 that it has entered into an agreement that will provide its Virginia data center with 100% renewable energy for five years.

Sourcing Renewables  -  March 4, 2021

City of Healdsburg completes largest U.S. floating solar farm

The City of Healdsburg, California announced on March 3 that it has completed a floating solar project, the largest completed in the United States to date.

Sourcing Renewables  -  March 2, 2021

IKEA plans for solar car parks at retail locations

IKEA announced on Feb. 25 that it has completed its first solar car park at its Baltimore location. The location has already seen an 84% decrease in the amount of energy needed to be purchased between September – December 2020, equating to a 57% energy cost savings for the store.

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